Digital Inclusion

This committee supports closing the digital divide, broadband adoption and works mostly with the Department of Information Technology's Community Technology Program staff.  Two programs supported by this committee are: Get Online Seattle and Technology Matching Fund

Chair: Ben Krokower

Members: Joneil Sampana (CTAB), Dana Lewis (CTAB), Jose Vasquez (CTAB), Sarah Trowbridge (CTAB), Beryl Fernandes (CTAB), Rob Dolin, Phillip Duggan, Brian Hsi, Chris Lona, Myranda Miller, Ted Schmitt, Gabe Schubiner, Marisol Silva, and Stacey Wedlake

Digital Inclusion & Tech Matching Fund Posts on the CTAB Blog

Get Online Learning & the Web Committee Meeting 9/30 Meeting Agenda 24th Floor Seattle Municipal Tower or 206-615-1200 call in    Item 1: Learning & the Web – overview & housekeeping(15 min) Everyone have access to the docs on Google Drive? Timeline Brainstorming document Notes from last meeting Notes:   Ann, Sarah, Jon (phone), Nourisha, […]
Get Online Learning & the Web Committee Meeting Kick-off Meeting Agenda July 2, 2014 Attending: Sean McDonald, Jon Madamba, David Keyes, Vicky Yuki Item 1: GO Jobs & the Internet (20 min) Statistics What’s been done so far Ideas for enhancing the user experience (brainstorm) Notes: 2,750 users; 6,430 sessions; 6,873 page views; 2200 new […]
On February 17, 2014, CTTAB sent a letter to Wave Broadband inquiring about low income Internet access plans. Other Internet providers have low income plans that qualify subscribers and offer plans as low as $10 a month for Internet access. While restrictions apply, these plans do provide an option for Seattle residents. For a full […]