On September 22, 2022, the FCC’s Communications Equity and Diversity Council (CEDC) and the Media Bureau will host this event, which will examine the issues and challenges that states and localities face in addressing the need for greater adoption of digital skills training.  It will feature a keynote by former FCC Acting Chairwoman Mignon Clyburn. 

The event, which will begin at 12:00 EDT, will be convened in an online format and will be available to the public via live feed from the FCC’s web page at www.fcc.gov/live and on the FCC’s YouTube channel. In addition, the public may follow the event on Twitter@fcc or via the Commission’s Facebook page at www.facebook.com/fcc. Members of the public may submit questions during the panel discussion and the Town Hall to livequestions@fcc.gov.

Press Release:
URL:  https://www.fcc.gov/news-events/events/2022/09/digital-skills-gap-symposium-town-hall
Word:  https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-22-941A1.docx
PDF:  https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-22-941A1.pdf
Text:  https://docs.fcc.gov/public/attachments/DA-22-941A1.txt

More information about the CEDC is available at https://www.fcc.gov/communications-equity-and-diversity-council .  You may also contact Jamila Bess Johnson, the Designated Federal Officer for the Communications Equity and Diversity Council, at (202) 418-2608, or Jamila-Bess.Johnson@fcc.gov; Keyla Hernandez-Ulloa, Co-Deputy Designated Federal Officer, at (202) 418-0965 or Keyla.Hernandez-Ulloa@fcc.gov; or Aurelie Mathieu, Attorney Advisor, WCB, at (202) 418-2194 or Aurelie.Mathieu@fcc.gov.  Individuals who use videophones and are fluent in American Sign Language (ASL) may call the FCC’s ASL Consumer Support Line at (844) 432-2275 (videophone).

Thursday, September 22, 2022