Media Center

Welcome to the NYS Broadband Program Office Media Center where you will find the latest news on how New York State government is working to close the digital divide that exist throughout our State. Through our press releases, publications, newsletters and reports, we provide our visitors with information on our state’s efforts to ensure affordable high-speed broadband services are available to all New Yorkers.


September 29, 2016

New NY Broadband Program Phase 2 Bidders Conference overview presented by Jeffrey Nordhaus.

February 9, 2016

Best Practices from BTOP & Key Implications for Bidding & Sustainability, presented by Sandeep Taxali.

February 9, 2016

Presentation by Ken Williams, Director of the Division of Service-Disabled Veterans’ Business Development.

February 9, 2016

Presented by Lourdes Zapata, Executive Director, Division of Minority and Women’s Business Development

February 9, 2016

Mapping Primer presentation by Kevin Hunt and Henry Kovacs.


Phase 2 Bidders Conference
Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 9:00am

The NYS Broadband Program Office held a Phase 2 Bidders Conference on September 29th at 9am in Albany, NY. The purpose of the conference was to provide guidance and information to those entities wishing to submit an... More

Phase 1 Bidders/Stakeholders Forum
Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 9:00am

On February 9th, 2016 the New York State Broadband Program Office (BPO) held a Bidders/Stakeholders Forum to discuss the New NY Broadband Program. Officials from the BPO discussed the Program's recently released Request... More