It’s a big week in Washington with the Federal Communications Commission’s vote on net neutrality rules. A slew of events and congressional hearings are also on tap. Get ready for a busy, busy week, folks.
New America hosts a day-long event titled “Cybersecurity for a New America: Big Ideas and New Voices.”
COMPTEL hosts a day-long policy summit.
The Georgetown Center for Business and Public Policy hosts an event on rewriting the 1934 Communications Act.
The Hudson Institute hosts an event titled “American Broadband Under Title II.”
A subcommittee of the Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee holds a space exploration hearing.
The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation hosts an event on cross-border data flows.
A House Appropriations subcommittee holds an oversight hearing on the Justice and Commerce Departments and NASA.
A subcommittee of the House Energy and Commerce Committee holds a hearing on the net neutrality proposal before the Federal Communications Commission.
The House Homeland Security Committee holds a hearing on the President’s cybersecurity information-sharing proposal.
The House Oversight and Government Reform Committee holds a hearing titled “FCC Process: Examining the Relationship Between the FCC and the White House.”
The Information Technology & Innovation Foundation hosts a panel discussion on net neutrality and network management.
The Senate Commerce, Science and Transportation Committee holds a hearing titled “Preserving the Multistakeholder Model of Internet Governance.”
BakerHostetler hosts a day-long symposium on Section 5 of the Federal Trade Commission Act.
The Federal Communications Commission votes on net neutrality rules and an order addressing two municipal broadband petitions.
A House Energy and Commerce subcommittee holds a hearing on patent demand letters, which allege someone is infringing on a patent.
The House Judiciary Committee holds a hearing on the U.S. Copyright Office.
The heads of the National Science Foundation and the National Institute of Standards and Technology testify before a House Science, Space and Technology subcommittee on their fiscal 2016 budget requests.
Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker testifies before a Senate Appropriations subcommittee on the department’s fiscal 2016 budget request.
A House Science, Space and Technology subcommittee holds a hearing on NASA’s commercial crew program.