Date/Time: Thursday, December 3, 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location:

This program has been canceled and will be rescheduled in February or March 20201.

Presented by the FCBA Wireline Committee

AGENDA

1:00 – 1:05 p.m.         Welcome and Introduction
Rebekah Goodheart, Partner, Jenner & Block LLP and Co-Chair of the FCBA Wireline Committee

1:05 – 2:00 p.m.         Overview of Digital Opportunity Data Collection
The FCC recently revamped its collection of deployment and coverage data for fixed and mobile broadband providers.  During this panel, senior FCC experts will provide an overview of the Digital Opportunity Data Collection and highlight changes from the Form 477 process.  Panelists will discuss requirements for both fixed and mobile providers and describe how filers and practitioners can prepare for the changes.

Moderator:
Rebekah Goodheart, Partner, Jenner & Block LLP and Co-Chair of the FCBA Wireline Committee

Speakers:
Chelsea Fallon, Chief, Data Division, Office of Economics and Analytics
Kirk Burgee, Chief of Staff, Wireline Competition Bureau and Deputy Chief, Rural Broadband Auctions Task Force
Garnet Hanly, Chief, Competition & Infrastructure Policy Division, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau
Jean Kiddoo, Deputy Chief, Wireless Telecommunications Bureau

2:00 – 3:00 p.m.         Industry Perspectives on the New Data Collection
During the panel, representatives from broadband providers will offer their perspectives on the Digital Opportunity Data Collection.  The panelists represent providers of fixed and mobile services over a variety of platforms and will share their expertise, the challenges they anticipate, and likely impacts of the new data collection.

 Moderator:
Julie A. Veach, Partner, Harris, Wiltshire & Grannis LLP and Co-Chair of the FCBA Wireline Committee

Speakers:
Mary L. Henze, Assistant Vice President, Federal Regulatory, AT&T
B. Lynn Follansbee, Vice President, Policy & Advocacy, USTelecom – The Broadband Association
Chris Wieczorek, Senior Director, Spectrum Policy, T-Mobile
Christine Sanquist, Vice President, Regulatory Affairs, Charter Communications

If you have any issues, please contact Elizabeth Hagerty at elizabeth@fcba.org.