2021 USTelecom Broadband Investment Forum featuring Commerce Secretary Gina Raimondo Learn More


USTelecom 2021 Broadband Investment Forum

  • Starts: Oct 28, 2021 @ 1:00 PM EDT
  • Ends: Oct 28, 2021 @ 2:30 PM EDT

From Washington to State Capitals to Wall Street, broadband connectivity and the drive toward universal connectivity is front and center.

As Congress wraps the infrastructure bill and prepares billions for state capitals to deploy high-speed broadband, USTelecom’s 2021 Broadband Investment Forum takes a look at what comes next for American connectivity with national and state policymakers, broadband CEOs and financial analysts.


Featured Guests

Photo of Gina RaimondoGina Raimondo
Secretary of Commerce

Photo of Kathy GrilloKathy Grillo
SVP, Public Policy & Government Affairs

Photo of Nick JefferyNick Jeffery
President & CEO
Frontier Communications

Tony Thomas, WindstreamTony Thomas
President & CEO
Windstream Communications


Jason WilliamsJason Williams
Blackfoot Communications
USTelecom 2021 Broadband Investment Forum 1Jonathan Spalter
President & CEO


State Broadband Investment: Opportunities and Challenges

  • Angie Bailey, Acting Director, North Carolina Broadband Infrastructure Office
  • Steven Porch, Chief Legal Counsel, Arkansas Department of Commerce
  • Chad Rupe, Montana Broadband Program Manager


The Upside: Deploying Fiber, Investing in Growth

  • Jonathan Chaplin, Analyst, New Street Research