Utah Communities Connect: Utah’s Digital Alliance endeavors to bring awareness and action to
our communities concerning information communication technologies around access, devices,
and education. At the summit on October 8th, we will convene local leaders from government,
education, nonprofits, libraries, service providers, and others to discuss digital inclusion efforts,
raise awareness, and identify opportunities for community members and stakeholders working
toward digital equity in Utah.


9:00 AM | Welcome and keynote addresses by Kelleigh Cole and Mallory Bateman

10:00 AM | Two rounds of breakout sessions on: Education, Healthcare, Civic Engagement, Economic Opportunity, Accessibility, Digital Literacy in the Community.

12:00 PM | Lunch, Networking, and Awards Presentation with Mayor Jackie Biskupski

Main Library, Salt Lake City Public Library*
210 East 400 South
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

*Parking Validation for the Library garage will be available to full conference attendees.

For questions or comments email Shauna Edson at sedson@slcpl.org
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Tuesday, October 8 • 8:45am - 9:50am
Welcome and Keynote Speakers

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9:00 AM Welcome from Peter Bromberg and Shauna Edson. Keynote speakers Kelleigh Cole and Mallory Bateman. Livestream can be found at the Utah Communities Connect Website.

ASL Interpreters provided

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Peter Bromberg

Executive Director, Salt Lake City Public Library
Peter Bromberg has served as the Executive Director of the Salt Lake City Public Library in Salt Lake City, Utah since September, 2016. In his first year he was able to pass a 23.3% budget increase, creating $1.5 million in new funding for long-term facilities maintenance, while also... Read More →
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Shauna Edson

Digital Inclusion Coordinator, Salt Lake City Public Library
Shauna is the Digital Inclusion Coordinator at The Salt Lake City Public Library. She leads the library’s digital inclusion initiative, the Tech League, and works with library staff and community partners to create long-term digital inclusion programming in the communities the Library’s... Read More →
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Rebecca Dilg

Rural Outreach Manager, GOED
I facilitate the Utah Broadband Advisory Council and promote quality job creation in rural Utah counties as the Outreach Manager for the Office of Rural Development at the Governor's Office of Economic Development.
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Kelleigh Cole

Senior Manager of Strategic Initiatives, Utah Education and Telehealth Network
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Mallory Bateman

State Data Center Coordinator and Senior Research Analyst, Kem C. Gardner Policy Institute

Tuesday October 8, 2019 8:45am - 9:50am MDT
Nancy Tessman Auditorium, Main Library