KINBER In The Community

KINBER is active in the community and welcomes opportunities to speak to organizations about its services, training and funding opportunities, and the benefits of a next generation broadband network on healthcare, education, library, public media, economic development, governmental and other organizations.

To request a speaker, contact info@kinber.org.

Prior Events


Thursday, August 14, 2014 from 9:30 – 3 p.m.
Hunt Hall, Bucknell University

Leaders from the Bucknell and KINBER communities met on August 14, 2014 to discuss the benefits of a next generation broadband network on healthcare, education, library, public media, economic development, governmental and other organizations. The agenda and presentations from the meeting are provided below

AGENDA

9:30 a.m.       Registration and Breakfast
10:00 a.m.     Welcome
10:15 a.m.     Overview of KINBER and PennREN
11:00 a.m.     Union County Update
11:30 a.m.     KINBER Community Services
NOON           Lunch and Networking
1:00 p.m.       Success Stories/Recent Adopters Panel
1:45 p.m.       The Road to Connectivity – Process and Last Mile Solutions
2:30 p.m.       Wrap-up, Action Items and Next Steps

On September 20, 2012, KINBER held a Community Day event at Lehigh University to share information about PennREN, the new broadband research and education network for healthcare, education, public media, economic development, and libraries, and how the network can help enhance collaboration throughout Pennsylvania.

Keynote Speaker George Laskaris, President and CEO of NJEDge.Net, a non-profit technology consortium of academic and research institutions in New Jersey, discussed the difference a research and education network has made in New Jersey, the types of services the network enables and the benefits of being connected. For more details, view the agenda.


KINBER thanks the following sponsors for underwriting this event:


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