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August 27, 2019
USTTI Summer Update
Second Trimester Courses over, third Trimester courses to begin, website update . . .

June 13, 2019
USTTI Announces TCI 5G Spectrum Course in Finland
USTTI Board Member TCI is happy to announce a three day training seminar “Spectrum Management and Monitoring in the 5G World.”

May 23, 2019
USTTI Officially Welcomes Loon to the USTTI Board of Directors
The USTTI is thrilled to welcome Loon . . .

April 3, 2019
Kenya Best Practices Workshop
From March 27-29, the USTTI, ITU and World Bank Group (WBG) collaborated to conduct a regulatory best practices workshop, in Nairobi Kenya . . .

March 7, 2019
USTTI to Begin 37th Year of Tuition Free Training - and Other News
The USTTI's 37th year of tuition free training will begin on Monday, March 18th . . .

January 10, 2019
USTTI 2019
From Brazil to Bahrain . . .

February 22, 2018
USTTI's 36th Training Year set to begin!
The USTTI will begin our 36th year of tuition free training on April 12th, with our bedrock Spectrum Management Sequence. . .

March 23, 2017
USTTI Announces Expanded Cybersecurity Training
The USTTI is pleased to announce course 17-225: "Hands-On" Introduction to Protecting Networks from Cyber Attacks . . .

January 13, 2017
USTTI 2017 Curriculum
The USTTI's 2017 Course Curriculum is now available at USTTI.org , and we are accepting applications for our 35th year of tuition-free training. . .

December 22, 2016
2016 USTTI Training Report
In 2016, the USTTI trained 224 officials from 64 developing countries. . .

September 14, 2016
Jim O'Connor Named USTTI President
At today's USTTI Board of Directors' meeting, USTTI Chairman Michael Gardner announced the unanimous vote of the USTTI Board to name James "Jim" O'Connor as President of the USTTI . . .

May 1, 2016
USTTI May Training Update
The FCC and TCI officially began the USTTI's 2016 first trimester . . .

January 6, 2016
USTTI's 2016 Course Curriculum Now Online
Check the online catalog and apply today!

June 23, 2015
USTTI June Update
June Report: 2015 Training Numbers to date . . .

February 1, 2015
USTTI February Update
2015 Training Numbers and Call for Applications . . .

November 7, 2014
USTTI November Update
USTTI Chairman Ambassador Michael R. Gardner Awarded with ITU Gold Medal . . .

October 2, 2014
USTTI October Update
With the start of the fall season, the USTTI's third trimester is well underway . . .

August 20, 2014
USTTI August Update
Internet Governance Forum "Zero Day" Workshop with Microsoft . . .

July 4, 2014
USTTI July Update
Scholars attend the USTTI's Management Training Sequence in Boulder, Colorado . . .

April 4, 2014
USTTI April Update
The first trimester of the USTTI's 2014 training year is off to a strong start as we conclude the second week of our six-week Spectrum Management training sequence.

April 4, 2014
USTTI May Update
USTTI Surpasses Milestone
We are excited to announce that we have exceeded the 9,000-graduate milestone, and we look forward to aggressively continuing USTTI's global outreach as we look forward to our 10,000th graduate.

March 21, 2014
32nd Training Year Begins!
USTTI launched our 32nd year of tuition-free training on Monday, March 3rd with an Executive Workshop for eight senior officials from the African Union.

November 27, 2013
November 2013 Update
Over the past nine months the USTTI conducted our core courses addressing spectrum management, mobile broadband deployment and ICT policy as part of our 31st year of tuition-free training . . . .

August 9, 2013
July-August 2013 Update
July and August are a time when most Americans take a vacation and relax. However, hundreds of USTTI volunteer trainers have been working hard conducting the USTTI's tuition-free training . . .

June 10, 2013
June 2013 Update
With summer just around the corner, the USTTI's second trimester is well on its way. Our inbox has been busy as we have now received 8,960 applications from ICT officials and entrepreneurs in 119 countries. . . .

May 6, 2013
USTTI Welcomes Microsoft to the Board of Directors
USTTI is excited to welcome Microsoft and Mr. Paul Mitchell General Manager, Technology Policy Group, to the USTTI Board of Directors. . . .

April 2, 2013
USTTI's 2013 Training Begins and Inaugural Board Member Blog
Snowflakes and cold temperatures greeted USTTI scholars for the first day of our 31st year of tuition-free training. Inquisitive officials from Latin America, South-East Asia and Sub-Sahara Africa are beginning the year with the intensive two week course . . .

March 12, 2013
March Update
Later this month the USTTI will begin our 31st year of tuition-free training . . .

January 18, 2013
January Web Update
The USTTI's tuition-free 80 course curriculum for 2013 has already attracted 3,483 applications . . .

November 6, 2012
171 Countries Served by the USTTI
During the recently completed Cybersecurity and ICT Policy training sequence the USTTI increased the number of countries with officials we have trained to 171 developing countries.

July 26, 2012
USTTI July Update
Exciting Changes for USTTI 2.0/ Web-Based Cybersecurity Training/East Africa Workshop
The USTTI is pleased to announce two significant changes to the web-based Cybersecurity Awareness Raising and Capacity Building training program, which is available entirely online through USTTI 2.0.

May 7, 2012
2012 Training Year Update
The USTTI's 30th year of tuition-free training is off to a strong start. . .

May 6, 2012
Verisign ESMT Partnership
The USTTI and Verisign have entered into a partnership with Ecole Multinationale Superieure des Telecommunications (ESMT). . .

May 5, 2012
USTTI 2.0 Online Training
The USTTI's newest training platform, USTTI 2.0 is accessible online to all prospective ICT scholars. . .

May 4, 2012
Spectrum Summit
As a part of the 2012 Spectrum Management Training Sequence, USTTI held its first ever Spectrum Summit. . .

May 3, 2012
Analog to Digital Seminar for East Africa
Based on the successful analog to digital seminar that the USTTI hosted in 2010, USTTI has been asked to replicate the program for a three-day period from May 22-24 . . .

May 2, 2012
New Curriculum Coordinator
USTTI is pleased to welcome our newest Curriculum Coordinator, Liam Quinn, to the team. . .

May 1, 2012
Earlier this year the White House launched the President's International Strategy for Cyberspace. . .

January 1, 2012
USTTI January Update
2011 Training Year Statistics
2011 was a very successful year for the USTTI. We conducted a total of 64 tuition-free courses from March - November, graduating a total of 330 women and men from 67 developing countries. . .

September 2, 2011
USTTI September Update
2011 Training Year Update
The USTTI has just concluded our second trimester of robust course offerings by ICT leaders in industry and government. Twenty-one scholars from 11 countries participated in the USTTI's Management Training Sequence . . .

May 2, 2011
2011 Training Kicks Off
USTTI's 29th year of tuition free training is off to a strong start. To date, our first two training sequences have graduated 54 scholars from 30 developing countries, bringing our total graduate number to 1,872. . .

January 26, 2011
February Update
2011 Chairman's Report

2010 was a challenging but very rewarding year for the USTTI. Despite the difficult financial environment, the USTTI's Corporate Board Members remained steadfast in their support of the USTTI's tuition-free ICT curriculum . . .

August 11, 2010
August Update
USTTI launches its official Facebook page, training year update, July guest lecturers: Phil Weiser, Ambassador Philip Verveer and Commissioner Mignon Clyburn and more....

July 1, 2010
July Update
Another partnership with ITU, Curriculum updates, recap of Analog to Digital Television Transition Seminar, USTTI Warning and more.

April 13, 2010
April Update
Caribbean Basin Ministerial Briefing, 2010 Training year begins, National Cherry Blossom Festival and more...

March 9, 2010
March Update
Applications keep rolling in, Caribbean Ministerial Briefing, Record snowfall and Alumni updates.

February 4, 2010
February News Update
Ambassador Gardner’s Message to the citizens of Haiti, 2010 curriculum available online, IBM and Inmarsat join the USTTI Board, and more…

November 4, 2009
November News Update
8,000th USTTI Graduate
USTTI Chairman, Ambassador Michael R. Gardner, honored Ms. Irene Niyonambaza of Kigali, Rwanda, as USTTI’s 8,000th Graduate. . .

September 2, 2009
September News Update
Last call for several third trimester course applications, Ambassador Gardner attending ITU Telecom World 2009,
Chairman's Awardee, Privacy and more...

April 1, 2009
April Update
First Training Sequence Kick's off, Applications continue flooding in, National Cherry Blossom Festival time in Washington, DC and Alumni Updates....

March 6, 2009
March Update
Applications continue to roll in as the first trimester begins, "Charlie in Detroit" airs on WJBK Fox 2 and more....

February 13, 2009
February Update
USTTI's 27th training year begins with high demand to attend USTTI training, including our Women's Leadership Seminar...

January 16, 2009
January Web Update
USTTI Welcomes Juniper to Board of Directors, Inauguration Day 2009, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Alumni Updates and more

December 1, 2008
2009 Curriculum Now Available Online
Online applications are now being accepted for USTTI's 97 course curriculum for 2009.

September 11, 2008
USTTI September Update
Second Trimester Recap, Wireless Technology Sequence, New Staff Member, Alumni Updates and Back to School.....

August 6, 2008
USTTI August Update
FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell briefs USTTI Scholars, USTTI Attends West Africa ICT Conference, Management Training Sequence, Labor Day and Past Scholar Updates. . .

July 25, 2008
FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell Briefs USTTI Scholars
On Wednesday, July 23, 2008, FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell conducted a briefing for 23 USTTI scholars from....

June 17, 2008
June 2008 Web Update
First Trimester Concludes, USTTI Scholars Attend Rural Connectivity Seminar, Hurricane Season and New Staff Members Join the USTTI Team

June 17, 2008
June 2008 Web Update
First Trimester Concludes, USTTI Scholars Attend Rural Connectivity Seminar, Hurricane Season and New Staff Members Join the USTTI Team

June 17, 2008
June 2008 Web Update
First Trimester Concludes, USTTI Scholars Attend Rural Connectivity Seminar, Hurricane Season and New Staff Members Join the USTTI Team

June 17, 2008
June 2008 Web Update
First Trimester Concludes, USTTI Scholars Attend Rural Connectivity Seminar, Hurricane Season and New Staff Members Join the USTTI Team

May 20, 2008
May 2008 Web Update
Strong training year continues, upcoming courses, USTTI Scholars meet QUALCOMM Co-Founder and Chairman of the Board, new partnership and Memorial Day.

March 31, 2008
USTTI KicksOff Our 26th Training Year!
Training begins, applications continue to roll in, upcoming courses, additional staff member, visit from ITU Secretary General Touré and Washington, DC is in bloom.

October 3, 2007
News Update for October 2007
Request for Alumni video submissions, WRC Alumni Reception, Inaugural Rural Connectivity Seminar Recap and more...

June 5, 2007
News Update for June 2007
USTTI's Strong Year Continues!

May 1, 2007
News Update for May 2007
USTTI’s 25th training year is off to a strong start!

March 14, 2007
USTTI News Update For March 2007
Current USTTI News and Information

January 29, 2007
Online Fourm with USTTI Staff (2/7/07)
As the 2007 training year gets underway, the USTTI staff wants your input! Submit your questions online now!

January 9, 2007
January Web Update

November 10, 2006
November Web Update

August 22, 2006
End of Summer Update from USTTI
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June 7, 2006
Latest News from USTTI
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April 21, 2006
April News Update
The USTTI's 24th training year is off to a strong start.

January 13, 2006
USTTI Begins its 24th Training Year
Read the latest news from USTTI.

December 7, 2005
2006 Curriculum Now Available
Don't delay - apply today!

October 24, 2005
USTTI Nears End of 2005 Training Year
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August 31, 2005
September News Update
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July 1, 2005
July News Update
Click below for the latest on the USTTI's new Curriculum Coordinator, a Pre-WSIS Web Forum, and a new Bechtel course on building wireless networks!

May 24, 2005
Spring Blossoms at USTTI
New Board Members, Honoring a Valued Course Sponsor, and an Important Course Date Change!

April 7, 2005
March Madness at USTTI!
USTTI orientation, record application numbers, a conference in Bangkok and more...!

February 22, 2005
Special Message from Ambassador Gardner
Read a letter to the USTTI's alumni and friends from Chairman Gardner, in addition to the February News Update.

February 11, 2005
February News Update
Read about an upcoming conference in Southeast Asia, Black History Month, the latest application data, and the departure of a Curriculum Coordinator!

January 14, 2005
Welcome to 2005!
Click here for USTTI's first news update of the new year.

December 27, 2004
Special Message from the USTTI
Our condolences to the citizens of the Indian Ocean region...

December 8, 2004
2004 Training Year Concludes
Click below for your December news update!

October 18, 2004
2004 a Record-Breaking Year for USTTI
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August 19, 2004
What's New at the USTTI?
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June 22, 2004
Summer Heats up at USTTI
Read our most recent update...

April 6, 2004
Springtime Begins at the USTTI
Read about two new USTTI Board members, an upcoming communications trade conference in India, course applications, the Final Four and more!

March 3, 2004
March Madness at the USTTI
With training just about to begin, USTTI is ready for a great new year!

December 31, 2003
Happy New Year!
After celebrating the holiday season around the US and the world, the USTTI staff is ready to begin an exciting new training year.

December 12, 2003
Review the latest course offerings and apply today!

November 4, 2003
FCC Commissioner Visits USTTI
Commissioner Kathleen Abernathy, longtime supporter of the USTTI, recently spoke to a group of senior communications officials here in Washington, DC.

October 24, 2003
USTTI Trains First Iraqis of Post-Saddam Era in Spectrum Management
Important Announcement

March 20, 2003
Important Announcements
The USTTI has rescheduled several of its 2003 training courses - please review this important information...

February 11, 2003
So Much Has Been Happening!
Read about the USTTI's Pacific Telehealth Seminar, the ITU Memo of Understanding, a new country served... and more!

January 29, 2003
USTTI 2003 Course Catalog Now Online!
Look to see what is in store for the USTTI in 2003...

December 12, 2002
2003 Course Catalog Now Online!!
Look to see what is in store for the USTTI in 2003...

September 13, 2002
September Update
Radio programs, a new staff member, and alumni professors... Read more about what's going on at the USTTI!

August 22, 2002
Hot Times at the USTTI!
Take a look at our August activities and check out what is in store for the Fall and in 2003...

August 9, 2002
Summer at the USTTI
This summer has been action-packed for the USTTI and it alumni! Check out the latest news and events...

June 10, 2002
USTTI Participants Create their Own Internet Home Pages
Link to the USTTI participant pages and read other exciting updates on the USTTI and our alumni...

April 24, 2002
Top Government Officials Exchange Views Online with USTTI Alumni
Read more about the latest USTTI Cyber Forum and other exciting news and events...

April 9, 2002
Senior FCC Staffer, Bryan Tramont, Addresses a USTTI Spectrum Group
Read more about this and other exciting events at the USTTI!

March 25, 2002
USTTI Pursues Training Partnership with the ITU
Read more about this exciting partnership and other USTTI News and Events!

March 8, 2002
March News and Events
Find out what's happening with the USTTI, its staff, sponsors and alumni!

March 8, 2002
Alumni Updates
See what is happening to your fellow USTTI alumni around the world!


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