The FTC held a hearing on competition and consumer protection issues in U.S. broadband markets on March 20, 2019 at the FTC's Constitution Center in Washington, DC, as part of its Hearings initiative.
This is a video recording of the morning session which includes:
- Welcome by Alden Abbott, FTC General Counsel
- Presentation on Technological Developments in Broadband Networking by kc claffy, University of California San Diego
- Presentation on Technological Developments in Broadband Markets by Nick Feamster, Princeton University
- Panel on Speed Advertising Claims, Substantiation, and Section 5.
This Hearing examined developments in U.S. broadband markets, technology, and law since the FTC staff issued reports related the topic in 2007 and 1996.