Arctic Broadband Forum 2017
Date(s): May 8-9, 2017Location:
The University of Alaska and University of the Arctic would like to extend to you an invitation to participate in The Arctic Broadband Forum 2017 to be held in Fairbanks, May 8-9, 2017. This Forum is being held just prior to the Arctic Ministerial meeting and in conjunction with International Arctic Assembly and the Mayor’s Arctic Roundtable-- a full week of Arctic events.
The Arctic Broadband Forum will unite educators, researchers and industry from across the World to discuss the challenges, successes and potential of telecommunications and broadband deployment in the Arctic for economics, healthcare and education. Specific emphasis will be placed on the role of broadband and digital technologies on the cultural preservation and self-determination of indigenous populations throughout the Arctic.
More information, schedules and registration can be found at http://tabf2017.alaska.edu