May 26, 2017
Cassie Bair, Mobile Citizen chief business development executive, is scheduled to moderate a panel at the Schools, Health and Libraries Broadband Coalition (SHLB) annual conference on May 31. Cassie’s panel is part of a Digital Inclusion Workshop co-sponsored by SHLB and the National Digital Inclusion Alliance (NDIA). The workshop will offer a targeted discussion of local and national efforts to promote equitable access and use of the internet.
Cassie’s panel will focus on innovative digital inclusion programs. It will discuss NDIA’s grant from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to create a Digital Inclusion Corps, and the Kansas City Public Library leadership role in the Kansas City Coalition for Digital Inclusion, in addition to other programs across the country. The panel will feature Carrie Coogan from the Kansas City Public Library, Matthew Kopel from NDIA and Elizabeth Lindsey from Byte Back.
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