WEBCAST NOV 2-3 – Marconi Society – The Decade of Digital Inclusion + Awards Gala

isoc liveOn Wednesday November 2 2022 and Thursday November 3 2022 the Marconi Society hosts a symposium ‘The Decade of Digital Inclusion‘ plus its annual Awards Gala.. The symposium, now in its second year, convenes leading visionaries in technology, business, policy, and digital inclusion to help build pathways to digital equity by 2030, and is designed to generate concrete solutions to address digital inequity in communities around the world.

The symposium will be held online, followed by the in person Gala at the University of California, Berkeley. This event will honor the 2022 Marconi Fellow Siavash Alamouti, inventor of the Alamouti Code.

PROGRAM  https://www.marconisociety.org/session-calendar-links/

01 Creating an Economy that Works for Everyone
Vint Cerf, Marconi Society / Google
Shamina Singh, Mastercard Center For Inclusive Growth
MOD: Arturo Franco, Mastercard Center For Inclusive Growth

02 An Internet Built for Personal Safety and Security: Who is Responsible and How Do We Do It?
Sheri Osborn, The University of Texas at San Antonio
Debora Plunkett, Plunkett Associates, LLC
Karen Renaud, University of Strathclyde
Yvette Rentiera, Common Sense Media
Roy Want, Google
MOD: Amy Vandevelde, NTIA

03 How Do We Define Broadband?
Christophe Diot, Google
Mei Lin Fung, People-Centered Internet
Matthew Rantanen, Southern California Tribal Chairmen’s Association / Golden State Network
MOD: Vint Cerf, Google

04 Digital Equity: How Will We Know When We’ve Arrived?
Nicole D. Franklin, Enhanced Interactions, LLC
Mark Buell, Connect Humanity
Roberto Gallardo, Purdue Center for Regional Development
MOD: Elizabeth Belding, University of Santa Barbara

05 Funding Broadband for All: From Sporadic to Sustainable
Mai-Ling Garcia, Bloomberg Center for Public Innovation, Johns Hopkins University
Karen Mossberger, Arizona State University
MOD: Kathryn De Wit, The Pew Charitable Trusts

06 Creating the Equity-Focused Workforce of the Future
Dr. Traci Morris, Arizona State University
Dr. Fallon Wilson, #BlackTechFutures Research Institute
MOD: Angela Thi Bennett, NTIA

07 Ensuring Digital Equity in our $42B Infrastructure Spend
Angela Thi Bennett, NTIA
Respondent: Vint Cerf, Marconi Society / Google

08 Bringing Digital Equity into Tomorrow’s Technology
Siavash Alamouti, 2022 Marconi Fellow, mimik
Aakanksha Chowdhery, Google
Martin Cooper, Dyna LLC
Taher Elgamal, Salesforce
Joseph Kakande, Meta
Henry Samueli, Broadcom
MOD: Sir David Payne, University of Southampton

09 Can the FinTech Revolution be a True Equalizer?
Emily Aiken, University of California, Berkeley
Kami Dar, Uniti Networks
Laura Fontana, Bank of New York Mellon
MOD: Siavash Alamouti, 2022 Marconi Fellow, mimik

10 The (Big) Data Economy: Inclusion and Fairness
Jordana Barton-Garcia, Connect Humanity / Barton-Garcia Advisors
Sarah E. Chasins, University Of California, Berkeley
Laura Chioda, Institute For Business & Social Impact, University Of California, Berkeley
Tiffany Deng, Google
MOD: Danielle Davis, Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC)

11 Is the Internet Business Model Broken? Balancing User Needs with Business Interests
Siavash Alamouti, 2022 Marconi Fellow, mimik
Francine Berman, University of Massachusetts, Amherst
Madisen Obiedo, Welcome Tech
Dawn Song, University of California, Berkeley
Ian Veidenheimer, Schmidt Futures
MOD: Lili Gangas, Kapor Center

12 Intro to Mehcad Brooks
Siavash Alamouti, 2022 Marconi Fellow, mimik

13 We Are Here: The Convergence of Consciousness and Technology
Mehcad Brooks, Actor & Entrepreneur

14 Symposium Closing Remarks
Vint Cerf, Marconi Society / Google

15 Gala Welcome
Vint Cerf, Marconi Society / Google
Andrea Goldsmith, Marconi Prize Committee / Princeton

16 Paul Baran Young Scholar Award Presentation
Presented by Aakanksha Chowdhery, Young Scholar Award Committee
Awardees: Gregory Tanyi and Rui Zhang

17 Intro to Nick McKeown
John Cioffi, Marconi Society Board Member

18 Gala Keynote: Advancing Tech Equity Around the World
Nick McKeown, SVP and GM of Intel’s Network and Edge Group

19 Marconi Prize Award Presentation
2022 Marconi Fellow Siavash Alamouti, Executive Chairman of mimik Technology

20 Gala Closing Remarks
Vint Cerf, Marconi Society / Google
Andrea Goldsmith, Marconi Prize Committee / Princeton

LIVESTREAM http://livestream.com/internetsociety/dodi2022


DAY 1 PART 1 REAL TIME TEXT https://bit.ly/3SXxHkq
DAY 1 PART 2 REAL TIME TEXT https://bit.ly/3DzBSNs
DAY 2 PART 1 REAL TIME TEXT https://bit.ly/3Dw2AXn
DAY 2 PART 2 REAL TIME TEXT https://bit.ly/3T4neUi

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https://bit.ly/decadevids (Marconi Society YouTube)