Cable & Telecom

Registration open for virtual event on rural and remote broadband

NORTH BAY – Registration is open for the next Canada’s Rural and Remote Broadband Communities (CRRBC) conference, with i-Valley, taking place Monday, Dec. 13 from 11 a.m. to 3:20 p.m. ET. “Covid has fundamentally changed our expectations for connectivity anywhere in Canada,” said conference founder Amedeo Bernardi, in a press release. “Access to reliable, sufficient and affordable broadband has become an essential public good as opposed to just a consumer good.” The event will feature panel discussions and keynotes on several topics including Canada’s digital divide, rural broadband technology, open access, the supply chain crisis and rural funding project deadlines...

Our industry and COVID-19

We've gathered a number of links where Canadian cable, radio, television, telecom and wireless companies have posted their responses to the Covid-19 pandemic.