Calendar | Tuesday, October 21, 2014

ITU Plenipotentiary Conference 2014

Oct 20 2014 (All day) - Nov 7 2014 (All day)
Location:
Busan, South Korea

Over the coming weeks, ITU’s 193 Member States will be meeting in Busan, Republic of Korea for the 2014 Plenipotentiary Conference. This event is of great importance for the information and communication technology (ICT) sector, as ITU Member States will approve a Strategic Plan which ITU will implement over the next four years with the aim of achieving further progress towards a fully connected global society.

Collaborative Approaches for Medical Device and Healthcare Cybersecurity

Oct 21 2014 - 9:00am - Oct 22 2014 - 5:00pm
Location:
National Intellectual Property Rights Coordination Center, 2451 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA, 20598, United States

The FDA, in collaboration with other stakeholders within the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), seeks broad input from the Healthcare and Public Health (HPH) Sector on medical device and healthcare cybersecurity.

Forum on Internet Regulation (updated)

Oct 21 2014 - 10:00am - 2:00pm
Location:
Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, 77843-4220, United States

On October 21, FCC Commissioner Ajit Pai will lead a forum on Internet regulation in College Station, Texas. The event will be hosted by Texas A&M University’s Bush School of Government and Public Service and will focus on the Federal Communications Commission’s Open Internet proceeding.

The Impact of Net Neutrality on Global Internet Freedom and Human Rights

Oct 23 2014 - 9:00am - 1:30pm
Location:
George Washington University Law School, 2000 H Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20052, United States

The George Washington University Law School Global Internet Freedom and Human Rights Project is convening a conference that will focus on the impact of net neutrality and net discrimination on global Internet freedom and human rights.

FCC Open Meeting October 2014 (Enforcement)

Oct 24 2014 - 2:30pm - 4:30pm
Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States

The Federal Communications Commission will consider whether to take an enforcement action.

Cybersecurity Month Awareness Expo

Oct 28 2014 (All day)
Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States

As part of its commitment to promote cyber security awareness, the FCC will host a Technology Demonstration and Expo on Tuesday, October 28, 2014. Through hands-on, interactive exhibits and demonstrations featuring a wide-range of products and services, the Technology Demonstration and Expo will help consumers learn how to protect themselves through effective personal cyber security practices while using their personal devices to connect to the Internet.

How to Protect Your Smartphone and Mobile Devices

Oct 28 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States

The Federal Communications Commission on October 28 will host a live and online tutorial on how to protect smartphones and other mobile devices – and the data on them – from theft and misuse.

2014 Michigan Broadband Conference

Oct 29 2014 (All day)
Location:
Radisson at the Capitol, 111 North Grand Avenue, Lansing, MI, United States

Expect. Employ. Empower.

Oct 30 2014 - 10:00am - 1:00pm
Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States

In recognition of National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), the Federal Communications Commission’s Office of Workplace Diversity, in coordination with the agency’s Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau and Office of Managing Director, will host two panel discussions on October 30, 2014.

Accessible Wireless Emergency Communications Forum

Nov 7 2014 - 9:00am - 3:15pm
Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States

The FCC today announced it will hold a forum Nov. 7 to promote the latest advances in accessible wireless emergency communications, including text-to-911. The event will engage technology designers, engineers and policy makers to raise awareness of the needs of people with disabilities prior to developing devices and services that can be used in and during emergencies, with the goal of saving more lives and enabling quicker responses to natural and manmade disasters.

Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board Meeting on Defining Privacy (Nov '14)

Nov 12 2014 - 8:00am - 4:30pm
Location:
Washington Marriott, 1221 22nd Street NW, Washington, DC, 20037, United States

The Privacy and Civil Liberties Oversight Board will conduct a public meeting with industry representatives, academics, technologists, government personnel, and members of the advocacy community, on the topic: ‘‘Defining Privacy.’’

Reforming Lifeline for the Broadband Era

Nov 12 2014 - 9:30am - 11:00am
Location:
American Enterprise Institute (AEI), 1150 Seventeenth Street, Washington, DC, 20036, United States

Meeting of the National Museum and Library Services Board

Nov 13 2014 - 9:00am - 3:00pm
Location:
Institute of Museum and Library Services, 1800 M Street NW, Washington, DC, 20036, United States

The National Museum and Library Services Board, which advises the Director of the Institute of Museum and Library Services on general policies with respect to the duties, powers, and authority of the Institute relating to museum, library and information services, will meet on November 13, 2014.

Getting Beyond Command-and-Control Regulation in Wireless Spectrum

Nov 14 2014 - 1:00pm - 7:00pm
Location:
Colorado Law School, 2450 Kittredge Loop Wolf Law Building, Boulder, CO, 80309, United States

This conference will assess progress in the migration away from command and control regulation, and explore various ways to accelerate the decentralization and delegation of regulation. While it starts with the hypothesis that decentralization and delegation is desirable, this is an assumption whose validity and scope will be tested during the discussion.

November 2014 Open Federal Communications Commission Meeting

Nov 21 2014 - 10:30am - 12:30pm
Location:
Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States

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