Indigenous Connectivity Summit 2019

Policy & Advocacy Training Webinar

- Agenda -

Wednesday, 18 September

3:30 PM-5:00 PM ET/ 12:30 AM-2:00 PM PT / 10:30 AM-11:00 AM HT

Setting the Stage


Speakers:

Valerie Fast Horse

Director of IT, Coeur d’Alene Tribe

Katie Jordan

Former Director, Public Policy and Technology

Chris Ritzo

Program Management & Community Lead, Measurement Lab

Wednesday, 25 September 2019

3:30 PM-5:00 PM ET/ 12:30 AM-2:00 PM PT / 10:30 AM-11:00 AM HT

Becoming an Advocate/Making Your Voice Heard


Speakers:

Valerie Fast Horse

Director of IT, Coeur d’Alene Tribe

Katie Jordan

Former Director, Public Policy and Technology

Chris Ritzo

Program Management & Community Lead, Measurement Lab

Laura Tribe

Executive Director, OpenMedia

Danae Wilson

Manager, Nez Perce Tribe Department of Technological Services; Tribe Member

Resources: 

Wednesday, 2 October 2019

3:30 PM-5:00 PM ET/ 12:30 AM-2:00 PM PT / 10:30 AM-11:00 AM HT

Community Consultations


Speakers:

Cat Blake

Senior Program Manager, Next Century Cities

Valerie Fast Horse

Director of IT, Coeur d’Alene Tribe

Katie Jordan

Former Director, Public Policy and Technology

Rob McMahon

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

Chris Ritzo

Program Management & Community Lead, Measurement Lab

Laura Tribe

Executive Director, OpenMedia

Danae Wilson

Manager, Nez Perce Tribe Department of Technological Services; Tribe Member

Wednesday, 9 October 2019

3:30 PM-5:00 PM ET/ 12:30 AM-2:00 PM PT / 10:30 AM-11:00 AM HT

Role of Existing Laws/Rules


Speakers:

Cat Blake

Senior Program Manager, Next Century Cities

Valerie Fast Horse

Director of IT, Coeur d’Alene Tribe

Katie Jordan

Former Director, Public Policy and Technology

Rob McMahon

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

Susan Mort

Legal Advisor, Office of Native Affairs and Policy, Federal Communications Commission

Chris Ritzo

Program Management & Community Lead, Measurement Lab

Laura Tribe

Executive Director, OpenMedia

Danae Wilson

Manager, Nez Perce Tribe Department of Technological Services; Tribe Member

Wednesday, 16 October 2019

3:30 PM-5:00 PM ET/ 12:30 AM-2:00 PM PT / 10:30 AM-11:00 AM HT

Community Networks and Spectrum


Speakers:

Cat Blake

Senior Program Manager, Next Century Cities

Valerie Fast Horse

Director of IT, Coeur d’Alene Tribe

Katie Jordan

Former Director, Public Policy and Technology

Rob McMahon

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

Susan Mort

Legal Advisor, Office of Native Affairs and Policy, Federal Communications Commission

Matthew R Rantanen

Director of Technology, Southern California Tribal Chairmen's Association (SCTCA)

Chris Ritzo

Program Management & Community Lead, Measurement Lab

Steve Song

Mozilla Corporation

Laura Tribe

Executive Director, OpenMedia

Danae Wilson

Manager, Nez Perce Tribe Department of Technological Services; Tribe Member

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

3:30 PM-5:00 PM ET/ 12:30 AM-2:00 PM PT / 10:30 AM-11:00 AM HT

Security of Networks and Applications


Speakers:

Cat Blake

Senior Program Manager, Next Century Cities

Valerie Fast Horse

Director of IT, Coeur d’Alene Tribe

Katie Jordan

Former Director, Public Policy and Technology

Rob McMahon

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

Susan Mort

Legal Advisor, Office of Native Affairs and Policy, Federal Communications Commission

Ryan Polk

Senior Policy Advisor

Matthew R Rantanen

Director of Technology, Southern California Tribal Chairmen's Association (SCTCA)

Chris Ritzo

Program Management & Community Lead, Measurement Lab

Steve Robert

Senior Network Analyst, Okimaw Technology Consulting

Steve Song

Mozilla Corporation

Laura Tribe

Executive Director, OpenMedia

Danae Wilson

Manager, Nez Perce Tribe Department of Technological Services; Tribe Member

The Indigenous Connectivity Summits help find and support solutions for connecting North American Indigenous communities to the Internet.