LGBT Tech Leads SXSW Panel on the Digital Divide

Updated: Oct 13, 2020

It was another successful and eventful SXSW Conference in Austin this year, where LGBT Tech Executive Director and Co-Founder Chris Wood was proud to lead a panel addressing the digital divide titled Worlds Apart: Bridging Rural and Urban Divides. With distinguished guests Shirley Bloomfield (NTCA - The Rural Broadband Association), Brendan Carr (Federal Communications Commission), and Dr. Nicol Turner-Lee (The Brookings Institution), the panel discussed issues relevant to underserved and rural communities’ access to technology.

What is the Digital Divide?