Sunday, February 5, 2006

Senate Net Neutrality Hearings Scheduled for Feb. 7

The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee is scheduled to hold an open hearing on the issue of Internet Neutrality. The list of witnesses includes:

Panel 1

Vinton Cerf, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google

Walter McCormick, President and CEO, United States Telecom Association

Jeffrey Citron, Chairman and CEO, Vonage

Kyle McSlarrow, President and CEO, National Cable & Telecommunications Association

Earl Comstock, President and CEO, CompTel

Panel 2

Kyle Dixon, Senior Fellow and Director of the federal Institute for Regulatory Law & Economics, The Progress & Freedom Foundation

J. Gregory Sidak, Professor of Law, Georgetown University Law Center

Lawrence Lessig, Professor of Law, Stanford Law School

Gary Bachula, Vice President for External Affairs, Internet2

A webcast of the event should be available.

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