Rob McMahon

Rob McMahon

Associate Professor, University of Alberta; Master of Arts in Communication and Technology (MACT) and Master of Arts in Community Engagement (MACE)

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Biography

Dr. Rob McMahon is an Associate Professor in Media and Technology Studies and Political Science, in the Faculty of Arts at the University of Alberta. Rob’s research focuses on the development, adoption, and use of broadband and internet technologies by rural, Northern, and Indigenous communities. He is the coordinator of the First Mile Connectivity Consortium, a national non-profit association of Indigenous technology organizations, and the co-director of DigitalNWT, which works with community-based instructors to offer digital literacy workshops across the Northwest Territories.

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Growing the Internet 12 October 2018

Indigenous Connectivity Summit 2018: Training Day

True to its location in Festival City – also known as Edmonton, Alberta – the 2018 Indigenous Connectivity Summit’s...

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