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FBA Presents – Transforming Utilities into Internet Service Providers: Jump All-In or Partner with a Telco?

July 22 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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In this webinar, we will explore the critical role that utility companies play in expanding broadband access to underserved and unserved areas. By leveraging their existing infrastructure and expertise, utility companies can significantly contribute to bridging the digital divide. This session will provide valuable insights into whether utilities should dive into becoming internet service providers themselves or partner with existing telcos to accelerate broadband deployment.

Key Takeaways:

  • Understand the benefits and opportunities of partnering with utility companies for broadband expansion.
  • Explore successful utility-led broadband initiatives across the country.
  • Address environmental and geographical concerns in network design.
  • Tackle staffing and expertise shortages with modern tools and automation.
  • Identify funding opportunities to support broadband deployment.
  • Gain insights into strategic partnerships that can drive connectivity growth.

Who Should Attend:

  • Broadband providers
  • Utility representatives
  • Government officials
  • Telecom professionals
  • Community leaders

Join us for this informative webinar to learn how strategic partnerships with utility companies can accelerate broadband expansion and bridge the digital divide, ensuring equitable access to high-speed internet for all communities.

Presented By:

Tom Carroll, Director of Solutions Engineering, Enghouse Networks

Details

Date:
July 22
Time:
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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