These are the points of contact for the BIWG as of March 2018. These individuals are available to answer questions about their Agency’s participation in the BIWG and the status of action items contained in the Progress Report.
Broadband Interagency Working Group Archive
One of the four overarching recommendations in the Broadband Opportunity Council’s 2015 report was to improve data collection, analysis, and research on broadband. Included in the report was a commitment by NTIA and the National Science Foundation (NSF) to lead the development of a National Broadband Research Agenda to address these topics comprehensively.
To make sure that the Federal government does everything within its power to support broadband deployment and adoption, on March 23, 2015, The President signed a Presidential Memorandum "Expanding Broadband Deployment and Adoption by Addressing Regulatory Barriers and Encouraging Investment and Training." The Memorandum created the Broadband Opportunity Council and tasked it to produce specific recommendations to increase broadband deployment, competi