Two INT faculty attend national telecom conference

Fort Hays State University faculty members Dr. Mark Bannister, chair of the Department of Information Networking and Telecommunications, and Kevin Shaffer, assistant professor of INT, attended The Digital Broadband Migration: Rewriting the Telecom Act, Feb. 13-14 at the University of Colorado.

The conference is the leading conference in the United States focusing on the development of a new federal telecommunications act. Federal Communications Commission Chair Michael Powell, noted academics, judges, lawyers, and members of the telecommunications industry attended this event.

Fort Hays State University students Adam Gerik and Brian Carlson attended the conference as special guests of the Interdisciplinary Telecommunications Program of the University of Colorado.

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