Presentation on theme: "Connecting Cambridgeshire Broadband Champions update 30 April 2014 Welcome."— Presentation transcript:
Connecting Cambridgeshire Broadband Champions update 30 April 2014 Welcome
Agenda Introduction & the wider programme – Noelle Godfrey Superfast broadband roll-out progress – Clare Morton Demand stimulation and support for business – Sarah Marsh Broadband champion experiences – Alastair Brydon and Chris Bulow Q&A
A Digital World
Superfast broadband Super Connected Cities WiFi delivery Enabling national Mobile Infrastructure Project (MIP) in Cambridgeshire Public Service Network development Broadband extension Digital Infrastructure Delivery Exploiting Digital Digital Strategy for Cambridgeshire and future digital infrastructure Mobile voice and data coverage Ensuring infrastructure for new homes & communities Cambridgeshire as digital test- bed Open data strategy Future public service Future Digital Destination Digital business support: - Vouchers - Grants - Consultancy Demand stimulation and take- up Digital Inclusion Strategy
Roll-out progress Delivery is on track. Green status. 88 cabinets are now live. Total Homes Passed >19,000 Phase 2 cabinets now confirmed Some areas earlier than expected >100 km spine work in progress Target ~25,000 THP for end of June.
My Area Dates Phase 1: Dec 2013 June 2014 Phase 2 : June 2014 Sept 2014 Phase 3 : Sept 2014 Dec 2014 Phase 4 : Dec 2014 March 2015 Phase 5 : March 2015 June 2015 etc. An area may fall into one more than one phase
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How you can help your communities Spreading the word and encouraging take-up Case studies Encouraging digital participation Helping local businesses to thrive
How we can help you Information and awareness materials Keeping Parish Councils, Members and community groups in the loop Ensuring no future infrastructure gaps Let us know!
The Grafham experience Alastair Brydon and Chris Bulow