Scoring the Technical Strength of BEAD Subgrant Applications
August 9 – 11:30 am to 12:15 pm
Plaza Ballroom A
Now that the State Broadband Offices know the BEAD funding they’ll receive, this operational question becomes even more important: How will the technical quality of the subgrant applicants and their plans be evaluated? Having conducted technical due diligence on over fifty operating and planned networks, Broadband Success Partners is ready to share the lessons they’ve learned. Their document analyses, management interviews and physical inspections of many fiber, fixed wireless and coax networks have yielded quite a few dos and don’ts which State Broadband Offices and others will find useful.