FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell Briefs USTTI Scholars
July 25, 2008
On Wednesday, July 23 2008, FCC Commissioner Robert McDowell conducted a briefing for 23 USTTI scholars from Algeria, Antigua & Barbuda, Armenia, Costa Rica, Egypt, Gambia, Ghana, Jordan, Lebanon, Mongolia, Morocco, Nigeria, Palestinian Authority, Samoa, Senegal, South Africa, Sri Lanka, St. Lucia, Tunisia and Uganda.
In addition to his briefing, which is available here , Commissioner McDowell – one of five FCC Commissioners – answered more than a dozen questions from developing country officials in his audience.
Following his briefing and question and answer session, Commissioner McDowell and his delegation, which included Chief of Staff Angela Giancarlo and Deputy Chief of Staff Brigid Nealon Calamis, received a standing ovation from the USTTI scholars and staff.
A photo of Commissioner McDowell addressing the group can be found in the “Training” section of USTTI’s photo gallery.