Category Archives: News

Mountain Connect Day Two (Monday) Recap

Day Highlighted by FCC’s Ryan Palmer Keystone, Colorado – Today a record number of attendees and sponsors gathered for the sixth annual Mountain Connect Conference, with highlights available online at on Mountain Connect’s Twitter Feed. Sessions including “Financing Options for Municipal Networks,” “Google Fiber’s Lessons Learned,” “Goals for Our Next Administration,” “The State of Broadband:…
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KDNK Reporting From Mountain Connect: Community Updates

June 7, 2016 KDNK's Gavin Dahl reports from the 2016 Mountain Connect Broadband Conference. Hear from Glenwood Springs information services director Bob Farmer, Benton Foundation policy director Amina Fazlullah, City of Montrose innovation and community engagement director Virgil Turner, Rio Blanco County IT director Blake Mobley and Institute for Local Self-Reliance director of community broadband networks…
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Mountain Connect Donates $5,000 to Dale Hatfield Scholars & Research Program

  First Annual Golf Outing at Mountain Connect Conference Raises Funds For University of Colorado Scholarship Program Keystone, Colorado – Today Mountain Connect’s Jeff Gavlinski presented Phil Weiser, Dean at University of Colorado School of Law with a check for $5,000 to benefit the Dale Hatfield Scholars and Research Program. The program is designed to…
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Mountain Connect Announces Agenda For 6th Annual Conference

Dais Includes Both Local and National Leadership Aimed at Helping Colorado Be More Competitive Through Better Broadband Keystone, Colorado (May 23, 2016) Today Mountain Connect, Colorado and the West’s leading conference dedicated to facilitate and accelerate the developing transformative broadband infrastructure to promote innovation and sustainable economic prosperity for participating communities in Colorado and beyond…
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5 Year Anniversary!

MountainConnect is celebrating it's 5 year anniversary in 2015! Please join us in Vail and celebrate our past accomplishments and a successfully collaborative future!
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2015 Registration is Now Open!

We are expecting participation from the FCC, Google, Microsoft, Verizon, Silicon Flatirons, and others.  This, of course, is in addition to our line-up in 2014.  Please check our website for updates and announcements. We are adding a Broadband 101 Education Day on Sunday, June 7th, for those who attend but lack the foundation in the…
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