Local Leaders Asked to Leverage Broadband Technology

A broadband network expansion is under way in Northwest Georgia. The next step is learning to leverage it.

“The power of it is what you do with it,” said Greg Laudeman of the Georgia Tech Enterprise Innovation Institute.

Laudeman spoke Tuesday to the Northwest Georgia Regional Commission’s technology team — representatives of governments, business and industries in the 15-county area.

He is proposing a pilot program that would teach local users, including small and mid-sized organizations, how to harness digital technology to boost their competitiveness in the global marketplace.

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