The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council (MMTC) is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting and preserving equal opportunity and civil rights in the mass media, telecommunications and broadband industries, and closing the digital divide. MMTC is generally recognized as the nation’s leading advocate for minority advancement in communications.
This interactive day will introduce approximately 250 high school and college students age 18-and-up to the fast-paced world of tech through keynote talks and hands-on demonstrations with recognized innovators and representatives from major tech companies and startups.
- Introduction and overview of the types of jobs available in tech - Presentations from successful, young people of color in the tech industry - Resume-building and interview skills workshop - Music, interactive raffles, contests, and giveaways
Today, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) authorized the use of its common carrier application review procedures for its broadcast foreign ownership applications.
In the White Paper, MMTC finds that “Congress and the FCC can address the persistence of the negligible representation of minority- and women-owned business enterprises (collectively, ‘MWBEs’) in the wireless industry through the development and support of incentives for MWBEs.”
The Multicultural Media, Telecom and Internet Council’s (MMTC) 14th Annual Access to Capital and Telecom Policy Conference convenes hundreds of media and telecom industry experts, policymakers, innovators, entrepreneurs, and investors.
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