Federal Communications Commission (FCC), 445 12th Street SW, Washington, DC, 20554, United States
The FCC Technological Advisory Council proposed a new work agenda for the 2012 year at the last meeting held on March 28, 2012. This meeting will discuss progress towards meeting the work objectives identified in the 2012 work agenda and any issues that have been uncovered by TAC members while undertaking this work.
The National Constitution Center, 525 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19106, United States
With the decline of traditional journalism outlets, some public and independent media organizations are making significant strides in expanding news and information services to fill the gap. And public media is engaging people of all ages and backgrounds with compelling arts and culture programming, storytelling, civic discourse and much more. Even so, many public media outlets have been slow to adapt to changing technologies and market forces. Compounding these challenges, many public broadcasters are also straining under deep cuts in public funding. Against this backdrop we’ll examine philanthropy’s role in supporting innovations that are paving the way for a renewed public media sector, and sustaining the kind of public media system that our country and our democracy require.