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NEW STUDY QUANTIFIES THE IMPACT OF BROADBAND SPEED ON GDP
A new report, conducted jointly by Ericsson (NASDAQ:ERIC), Arthur D. Little and Chalmers University of Technology in 33 OECD countries, quantifies the isolated impact of broadband speed, showing that doubling the broadband speed for an economy increases GDP by 0.3%. read more..
Join Broadband Today! Memberships being offered for 2014-2015
Come and join our growing community. We are currently offering organisational, affiliate and individual memberships with Broadband Today for the 2014-15 financial year. Thanks to the help and expertise of our members, we have significantly reduced our membership fees to ensure ALL Local Governments, RDA/ROC’s, Affiliates and Individuals, benefit from Broadband Today Affiliation. Join now!
A Day Made of GlassWatch "A Day Made of Glass" and take a look at Corning's vision for the future with specialty glass at the heart of it.
Smart Grid, Smart CityAn independent report that has been prepared and developed following the successful completion of the Australian Government’s $100 million Smart Grid, Smart City Program. View the report here.
Steve Reneker - CIO City of LAWe spoke to Steve Reneker - City of Los Angeles CIO as part of our Master Class on Smart Cities. Steve covers his experiences with the City of Riverside and now as CIO of one of the worlds largest metropolitan city councils. Enjoy these excerpts from the interview. Become a BTA member to see the full version.
Welcome to Broadband Today
Welcome to Broadband Today. Here you can find how to access and use Broadband in your business, community or residence…today. This site includes material on the National Broadband Network (NBN) the Digital (broadband) economy in a format that suits you and your business or your community. ...Read More
5th August 2014 - Broadband Today Alliance forms strategic partnership with Urban Institute of Germany. View the Media Release here.
|What Makes a Smart Community?
The Broadband Today Alliance has released a White Paper - What Makes a Smart Community to emphasize how Smart Communities are cities and regions that use information and communications technology (ICT) to enhance and diversify, solve social and infrastructure problems, support growth and enrich lives in the 21st Century.
BTA Whitepaper: What makes a Smart Community?
BTA Whitepaper Media Release : Media Release - What is a Smart Community?
• Ipswich City Council (Matt Schultz) www.ipswich.qld.gov.au/
• Cook Shire Council (Sarah Henderson) www.cook.qld.gov.au/
• Gympie Regional Council (Lynne Wilbraham) www.gympie.qld.gov.au/
• Balonne Shire Council (Alanna McHugh) www.balonne.qld.gov.au/
• Cardno (Brook Kitson) www.cardno.com
• Townsville City Council (Warren Cheetham) www.townsville.qld.gov.au
• Eastern Regional Libraries Corporation (Joseph Cullen) www.erl.vic.gov.au
• Moreton Bay Regional Council (Mark Forbes) www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au
• RDA Murraylands & Riverland (Nicolle Jachmann) www.rdamr.org.au
• LGAQ (Tracy Haynes) lgaq.asn.au/
• RDA Moreton Bay (Andrew Quain) www.rdamoretonbay.org.au
• Coffs Harbour City Council (Barry Davis) www.coffsharbour.nsw.gov.au
• South Burnett Regional Council (Lynelle Paterson) www.southburnett.qld.gov.au
• BigAir Group Limited (Jean Morel) www.bigair.com.au/
• Southern Grampians Shire Council (Hugh Koch) www.sthgrampians.vic.gov.au/
• Bundaberg Regional Council (Cameron Bisley) www.bundaberg.qld.gov.au/
• RDA Peel (John Lambrecht) www.rdapeel.org.au/
• Horsham Rural City Council (Peter Brown) www.hrcc.vic.gov.au/
• Bass Coast Shire Council (Peter Francis) www.basscoast.vic.gov.au
• Lismore City Council (Mark Batton) www.lismore.nsw.gov.au
• Sunshine Coast Council (Jenny Chua) www.sunshinecoast.qld.gov.au/
• City of Whittlesea (Brad Wynter) www.whittlesea.vic.gov.au/
• RDA Logan and Redlands (Mariae Leckie) www.rdaloganandredlands.org.au/
• RDA Northern Rivers (Kimmaree Thompson) rdanorthernrivers.org.au/
• East Gippsland Shire Council (Stephen Klienitz) www.eastgippsland.vic.gov.au
• Australian Information Industry Association (Suzanne Campbell) www.aiia.com.au
• Queensland University of Technology (Lucy Cradduck) www.qut.edu.au
Theme – The NWN (National Wi-Fi Network)
Location: Tweed Shire Council and Broadband Today Alliance Online Meeting Environment via GoToWebinar.
Included speakers from BigAir, Ruckus, ACCAN and a major presentation on Smart City Development in the European Union with Prof. Lutz Heuser, CTO Urban Software Institute & EU Smart Cities Advisor.
Melbourne, Australia and Online.
Included the following presentations:
* Masterclass: Creating a Smart Community. Masterclass Facilitator: Broadband Today Alliance. This four hour Master Class explored in detail the key technology enablers in which Smart Communities are working to transform and diversify their local economies.
* Broadband State of Play - Co-presenters: Michael Whereat & Matthew Schultz, Broadband Today Alliance (BTA). This presentation examined the NBN roll-out current state of play (post Strategic Review) as well as alternatives to the NBN including 4G and WiFi.
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