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February 2020
(66 events)
Feb
4
Center for Strategic and International Studies event on cyber interoperability, 11 a.m., second-floor conference center, 1616 Rhode Island Ave. NW — see here
Feb
4
Covington & Burling webinar on general data protection regulation, 11 a.m. EST — see here
Feb
5
ReConnect program webinar on application system for second funding opportunity, 1 p.m. EST — see here
Feb
5
Capitol Forum conference on populism and political economy, including telecom, technology and media, fifth floor, 1200 New Hampshire Ave. NW — see here
Feb
5
Technology Policy Institute panel with FTC Commissioners Noah Phillips and Rebecca Kelly Slaughter, 10 a.m., TPI, second floor, 409 12th St. SW — see here
Feb
5
U.S. Copyright Office and World Intellectual Property Organization daylong event on copyright and artificial intelligence, 9 a.m., Montpelier Room, Library of Congress, Madison Building, 101 Independence Ave. SE — see here
Feb
5
New America panel on “digital heartland,” lunch, noon, #900, 740 15th St. NW, rescheduled from Oct. 10 — see here
Feb
5
House Subcommittee on Research & Technology review of Small Business Innovation Research and Small Business Technology Transfer programs, 2 p.m., 2318 Rayburn — see here
Feb
5
Media Institute luncheon with DOJ Antitrust Chief Makan Delrahim, noon, Willard Hotel, 1401 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
5
Puerto Rico Public Safety Regional Planning committees meet, 9 a.m., Tren Urbano Warehouse, Martinez Nadal Station Road, Guaynabo — see here
Feb
6
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation C-band program with FCC Chairman Ajit Pai, Suite 600, 700 K St. NW, noon — see here
Feb
6
New York State Wireless Association regulatory roundtable, including FCC General Counsel Thomas Johnson, 6 p.m., Times Center, 242 W. 41st St., New York — see here
Feb
6
Technology Policy Institute event on streaming wars, noon, second floor, 409 12th St. SW — see here
Feb
7
ReConnect program webinar on application system for second funding opportunity, 1 p.m. EST — see here
Feb
9–10
Silicon Flatirons conference on optimism and pessimism in tech sector, 8 a.m., University of Colorado Law School, Wolf Law Building, Wittemyer Courtroom, 2450 Kittredge Loop Road, Boulder — see here
Feb
9–12
NARUC Winter Policy Summit, Washington Renaissance Hotel, 999 9th St. NW — see here
Feb
9
Silicon Flatirons 20th anniversary celebration, 6 p.m., Byron White Club at Folsom Field, 2150 Stadium Drive, Boulder, Colorado — see here
Feb
10–12
Verizon Makers Conference, InterContinental Los Angeles Downtown, 900 Wilshire Blvd. — see here
Feb
10
American Bar Association discussion on draft vertical mergers guidelines, noon, Jones Day, 300 New Jersey Ave. NW, also teleconference — see here
Feb
11
FCC Commissioner Geoffrey Starks roundtable on future of work, 1 p.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here
Feb
11
Feb. 11 American University Washington College of Law discussion on plans to sell Public Interest Registry, noon, Room NT-01, 4300 Nebraska Ave. NW — see here
Feb
11–12
CompTIA Capitol Hill event, multiple locations — see here
Feb
11
Senate Intellectual Property Subcommittee hearing on Digital Millennium Copyright Act, 2:30 p.m., 226 Dirksen — see here
Feb
11
AT&T 5G forum, 9:30 a.m., 5th floor, 601 New Jersey Ave. NW — see here
Feb
11
House Consumer Protection and Commerce Subcommittee hearing on autonomous vehicles, 10 a.m., 2123 Rayburn — see here
Feb
11
House Space Subcommittee hearing on space situational awareness, 2 p.m., 2318 Rayburn — see here
Feb
11
House Research and Technology Subcommittee hearing on developing cybersecurity workforce, 10 a.m., 2318 Rayburn — see here
Feb
11
Space Foundation State of the Space, 9 a.m., National Press Club — see here
Feb
12
NG-911 Institute 911 Honor Awards reception, 5 p.m., Rayburn Foyer — see here
Feb
12–13
National Institute of Standards and Technology’s Visiting Committee on Advanced Technology meets, Portrait Room, Administration Building, 100 Bureau Drive, Gaithersburg, Maryland, also via webinar — see here
Feb
12
DOJ Stanford University workshop on venture capital and antitrust law, including Antitrust Chief Makan Delrahim, Brest Hall, Stanford University, 555 Salvatierra Walk — see here
Feb
12
FCBA Wireless Committee brown bag lunch on drones policy and 5G, 12:15 p.m., CTIA, Suite 600, 1400 16th St. NW — see here
Feb
12–13
ReConnect technical assistance workshop, Westin Denver Downtown, 1672 Lawrence St. — see here
Feb
12–13
TVNewsCheck’s cybersecurity for broadcasters, Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld, 6677 Sea Harbor Drive, Orlando — see here
Feb
12–15
National Emergency Number Association Washington conference, Grand Hyatt, 1000 H St. NW — see here
Feb
13
FCC North American Numbering Council meets, 2 p.m., Commission Meeting Room and teleconference — see here
Feb
13
FCC Consumer Advisory Committee considers working group recommendation on call-blocking tools, 2 p.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here
Feb
13
FCBA Young Lawyers Committee brown bag lunch on rural broadband, 12:15 p.m., Jenner & Block, Suite 900, 1099 New York Ave. NW — see here
Feb
14
Hudson Institute program on Google v. Oracle, 11:30 a.m., Suite 400, 1201 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
17–20
National Association of Tower Erectors annual conference, Raleigh Convention Center, 500 S. Salisbury St. — see here
Feb
17–19
Milestone Systems 2020, Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center, 1501 Gaylord Trail, Grapevine, also livestream — see here
Feb
18
Information Technology and Innovation Foundation panel on export controls on tech to China, 10 a.m., Suite 600, 700 K St. NW — see here
Feb
19
Center for Strategic and International Studies, National Institute of Standards and Technology privacy framework rollout, with keynote by NIST Director Walter Copan, 2 p.m., second-floor conference center, 1616 Rhode Island Ave. NW — see here
Feb
19
FCBA Wireline Committee brown bag lunch on Connect America Fund, 12:15 p.m., Jenner & Block, Suite 900, 1099 New York Ave. NW — see here
Feb
19
Brookings Institution event on artificial intelligence and criminal justice, 10 a.m., Falk Auditorium, 1775 Massachusetts Ave. NW, also webcast — see here
Feb
19
FCBA International Telecom Committee CLE on Committee on Foreign Investment in the U.S. and team telecom under Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act, 3 p.m., Sheppard Mullin, 2099 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
19–20
ReConnect technical assistance workshop, InterContinental Buckhead Atlanta, 3315 Peachtree Road NE — see here
Feb
19
National Public Safety Telecommunications Council meets via teleconference, 1 p.m. EST, 510-227-1018, code 1927086#, also webinar — see here
Feb
19
National Initiative for Cybersecurity Education webinar on privacy and cybersecurity workforce, 2 p.m. EST — see here
Feb
19
DOJ Communications Decency Act Section 230 workshop, 9 a.m., FBI Auditorium, 935 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
20
CANCELED -- House Communications and Technology Subcommittee field hearing on rural broadband access, 2 p.m., Prince George County Central Wellness Center, 11023 Prince George Drive, Disputanta, Virginia — see here
Feb
20
FCBA Mass Media and Video Programming and Distribution committees brown bag lunch with FCC Media Bureau staff, noon, Cooley, Suite 700, 1299 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
20
New York Metropolitan and Northern New Jersey Regional Planning committees meet, 10 a.m., Rockland County Fire Training Center, 35 Firemens Memorial Drive, Pomona, New York — see here
Feb
20
Hudson Institute conversation with U.S. Chief Technology Officer Michael Kratsios, lunch, 11:30 a.m., Suite 400, 1201 Pennsylvania Ave. NW — see here
Feb
20
Reps. Donald McEachin and Abigail Spanberger, both Virginia Democrats, host conversation on rural broadband, 2 p.m., Prince George County Central Wellness Center, 11023 Prince George Drive, Disputanta, Virginia — see here
Feb
21
George Mason Law Review antitrust symposium, Van Metre Hall, 3351 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, Virginia — see here
Feb
24–26
America's Public Television Stations summit, Ritz-Carlton, 1150 22nd St. NW — see here
Feb
24–27
CANCELED MWC Barcelona, Fira Gran Via, Av. Joan Carles I, Barcelona, Spain — see here
Feb
25–28
National Religious Broadcasters Christian Media Convention, Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, 2800 Opryland Drive, Nashville — see here
Feb
26
Webinar on U.S. Copyright Office modernization, noon EST — see here
Feb
26–27
ReConnect technical assistance workshop, Key Bridge Marriott, 1401 Lee Highway, Arlington, Virginia — see here
Feb
26
FCC Disability Advisory Committee meets, 9 a.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here
Feb
26
FCC Disability Advisory Committee meets, 9 a.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here
Feb
27
FCBA CLE on Telephone Robocall Abuse Criminalization Enforcement and Deterrence Act, noon, CTIA, 1400 16th St. NW — see here
Feb
28
Washington Space Business Roundtable lunch, including House Space subcommittee member Bill Posey, R-Fla., 11:30 a.m., City Club of Washington, 555 13th St. NW — see here
Feb
28
FCC commissioners’ meeting, 10:30 a.m., Commission Meeting Room — see here