Archived Webcast Presentations from the Aspen Summit The Future of the Internet brought to you by The Progress and Freedom Foundation (PFF) width=
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AGENDA
Sunday, August 22
6:30PM
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Opening Keynotes & Dialogue: The Future of Content & the Internet

  • Darcy Antonellis, Senior Vice President, Worldwide Anti-Piracy Operations, Warner Bros. Entertainment; Executive Vice President, Distribution & Technology Operations, Warner Bros. Technical Operations
  • Shane Robison, EVP and Chief Strategy and Technology Officer of HP
Monday, August 23
8:15AM
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Keynote Address: The Transformation of Communications, Commerce and Society

  • Stratton Sclavos, Chairman and CEO , VeriSign Inc.
9:00AM
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Communications Roundtable: The Future of the Physical Layer: Access and Property in the Physical Layer

  • Raymond L. Gifford, President, The Progress & Freedom Foundation (moderator)
  • Honorable Kathleen Q. Abernathy, Commissioner, Federal Commuications Commission
  • Glenn A. Britt, Chairman & CEO, Time Warner Cable
  • James Q. Crowe, CEO, Level 3 Communications
10:15AM
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Plenary Address: Competition & the End of Geography

  • Honorable R. Hewitt Pate, Assistant Attorney General for Antitrust, U.S. Department of Justice
11:00AM
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Discussion: Governing the Internet: Mandates, Markets & Consumer Protection

  • Thomas M. Lenard, Vice President, The Progress & Freedom Foundation (moderator)
  • Zoë Baird, President, Markle Foundation
  • Ambassador David Gross, U.S. Coordinator for International Communications & Information Policy in the Bureau of Economic & Business Affairs, U.S. Department of State
  • Robert E. Kahn, Chairman, CEO & President, Corporation for National Research Initiatives
  • Honorable Orson Swindle, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
  • John Thompson, Chairman & CEO, Symantec Corporation

 

12:30 PM
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Luncheon:

  • Hon. Michael Powell, Chairman, Federal Communications Commission
   
Tuesday, August 24
8:30AM
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Plenary Address: IT & the World Economy

  • Dale Jorgenson, Samuel W. Morris University Professor at Harvard University and director of the Kennedy School of Government's Program on Technology and Economic Policy
9:15AM
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Discussion: Regulating and Deregulating the Physical Layer

  • Randolph J. May, Senior Fellow & Director of Communications Policy Studies, The Progress & Freedom Foundation (moderator)
  • Honorable Michael D. Gallagher, Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Communications and Information & Administrator, National Telecommunications & Information Administration
  • Honorable Steve Largent, President & CEO, Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association
  • Walter B. McCormick, Jr, President & CEO, United States Telecom Association
  • Robert Sachs, President & CEO, National Cable & Telecommunications Association
  • John D. Windhausen Jr., President, Association for Local Telecommunications Services
10:45AM
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Presentation & Discussion: The Future of the Applications Layer: Software -- Open Standards & Open Source

  • James V. DeLong, Director, Center for the Study of Digital Property, The Progress & Freedom Foundation (moderator)
  • Presenter: Craig Mundie, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Corporation
  • Commentor: Emery Simon, Counselor, Business Software Alliance
  • Commentor: Mark Stahlman, Managing Director, Caris & Company
12:30PM
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Luncheon

  • Lawrence T. Babbio, Jr., Vice Chairman & President, Verizon Communications
2:00PM
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Roundtable Discussion: Future of the Internet: Pipes, Devices, Services & Applications

  • Kyle Dixon, Senior Fellow, Director of the Federal Institute for Regulatory Law and Economics, The Progress & Freedom Foundation (moderator)
  • Lawrence T. Babbio, Jr., Vice Chairman & President, Verizon Communications
  • Halsey Minor, CEO, Chairman & Founder, Grand Central Communications
  • Craig Mundie, Senior Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Microsoft Corporation
7:00PM
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F. Duane Ackerman, Chairman and CEO, BellSouth Corporation