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The Federal-State Joint Conference on Advanced Services was convened in 1999 as part of the Commission’s ongoing efforts to ensure that advanced services are deployed as rapidly as possible to all Americans. It serves as a forum for an ongoing dialogue among the Commission, state regulators, and local and regional entities regarding the deployment of advanced telecommunications capabilities. It is comprised of commissioners from state public utilities commissions and from the FCC.

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Broadband Summit: Broadband Adoption and Usage - What Have We Learned?

Joint Conference Provides Web Clearinghouse for Broadband Best Practices

Broadband Summit: Connecting America - San Jose, California: Agenda | Broadband Summit Transcript

Legislative Update: Broadband Mapping Bill - Drew Clark, Executive Director, Broadband Census

The Future of Broadband - Daniel Ballon, Ph.D., Policy Fellow, Technology Studies, Pacific Research Institute

Supply and Demand-Side Drivers of Broadband Deployment and Adoption - Thomas M. Koutsky, Resident Scholar, Phoenix Center for Advanced Legal and Economic Public Policy Studies

Panel 1: Great Broadband Initiatives

Panel 2: California Broadband Initiatives

California Broadband Projects:

California Telehealth Network - Thomas Nesbitt, M.D., M.P.H. Executive Associate Dean, U.C. Davis Health System

Broadband Services In The United States: An Analysis of Availability and Demand - Prepared by the Florida Public Service Commission, Office of Market Monitoring and Strategic Analysis on Behalf of the Federal-State Joint Conference on Advanced Services.