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

3/12/2015
The following position statement was adopted by CTTAB at its 3/10/15 meeting. Position Statement: Low-Income Internet Access Internet access is critical for anyone to keep up in modern American society. Everything from education, job seeking, banking and most government services are routinely offered online. The lack of an Internet connection puts people at a profound […]
10/5/2014
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, […]
7/22/2014
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 […]