The Federal Communications Commission’s independent panel reviewing the impact of Hurricane Katrina on communications networks will hold its next meeting March 6, 2006 at 10 a.m. at the Mississippi e-Center at Jackson State University.
If the planned business for this meeting is not completed on March 6, the panel will reconvene the next day at 9:30 a.m.
Oral presentations at the meeting will include:
- the impact of Hurricane Katrina on the telecommunications and media infrastructure including public safety communications;
- the effectiveness of the infrastructure recovery effort
- ways to improve disaster preparedness, network reliability and first responder communications.
For more information, visit www.fcc.gov.