Yee-Melichar speaks at Comcast policy roundtable on seniors and technology
On Sept. 12, Comcast hosted local San Francisco senior advocates at a roundtable breakfast policy discussion on seniors and the digital divide at Seven Hills Conference Center. Professor Darlene Yee-Melichar (Gerontology) served on the panel with other policy experts on the importance of digital inclusion and computer literacy for seniors. Other panelists were Larry Magid, president and CEO of ConnectSafely.org; David L. Cohen, senior executive vice president and chief diversity officer, Comcast; and Jackie Joyner-Kersee, Olympic champion and Internet Essentials spokesperson. Vice President of University Advancement Robert Nava made welcoming remarks.
Pictured (left to right): Larry Magid, Robert Nava, David Cohen, Jackie Joyner-Kersee and Darlene Yee-Melichar