Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge

Market Bridge Challenge
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BROADBAND

Due to low number of submissions, the broadband challenge will be reopened in the near future. Stay tuned for details.

$15,000 CASH PRIZE

The benefits of having access to affordable and reliable broadband are well documented. Broadband technologies enable innovation, help companies be competitive, foster growth of startups, and keep the brightest minds in the area.

  • What would life be like if every household had access to broadband?
  • How would broadband affect telecommuting?
  • Would emergency services be able to respond faster if there was access to broadband?

Panel of Judges:

Matt Arvay
City of Virginia Beach
Chief Information Officer
Dept. of Communications and Information Technology

Chip Finch
City of Norfolk
Technology Manager
Dept. of Communications and Information Technology

Chuck Williams
City of Chesapeake
Assistant Director
Dept. of Information Technology

Recent Activity

September 02

Webmaster 1 @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge: GOV2COM is continuing to work with the Broadband Judges to finalize a "new" broadband challenge. Information coming soon.

12 months ago


June 24

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge: Only 6 hours left!

1 year ago

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge: 15 hours until submission time! If you are not sure how to upload your "winning" submission, contact us ASAP.

1 year ago


June 23

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge: REMINDER: All submissions for the Broadband Challenge are due Friday, June 24, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. The document must be uploaded in the team's private group. If you plan on entering a submission but do not have a private group, contact us immediately.

1 year ago


June 10

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge: Only 2 weeks remain in the Broadband Challenge. It is is not too late to enter. As long as the submission is made prior to 06/24/2016 at 11:59 p.m. If you are interested in learning more or entering a submission, contact us at info@gov2com.org or click "CONTACT US" on the left side of this page. The challenge document can be found on this page under the documents tab.

1 year ago


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May 17

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge shared a video: Envision the Future Win $15,000

1 year ago

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge shared a video: Envision the Future - $15,000 Prize

1 year ago

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge shared a video: Who doesn't like winning?

1 year ago

Karen Miller @Hillier (ignite) 2016 Broadband Challenge shared a video: Market Bridge Challenge 2016 Broadband

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April 29

Karen Miller @Market Bridge Challenge 2016 Broadband contributed to the wiki Profile Message

1 year ago


April 26

Webmaster 1 @Market Bridge Challenge 2016 Broadband: A prize for the Market Bridge Broadband Challenge has been announced. Hillier (ignite) has graciously donated $15,000 as the prize for the Broadband Challenge. It is not too late to sign up. For complete details, go to the "Documents" tab on the Market Bridge Challenge 2016 Broadband group and download the vision paper requirements. Submissions must be received by June 24, 2016 at 11:59 pm. If you want to submit a team, you MUST notify GOV2COm by clicking "CONTACT US" on the left side of the group page or send an email to info@gov2com.org

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