The Benefits and Challenges of Community-Powered Connectivity In The New Arctic

This planning grant will launch interdisciplinary research into community-powered telecommunications systems in support of the economic, scientific, and socio-cultural needs of Inuvialuit communities in Canada’s Northwest Territories. This planning will guide and inform subsequent full research proposals to the NSF Navigating the New Arctic and Smart and Connected Communities Programs focused on broad connectivity solutions and impacts for indigenous Arctic communities.


People & Organizations

  • Project Team
  • Jason Young, Senior Research Scientist, Information School