Yee-Melichar speaks at Comcast policy roundtable on seniors and technology

Author: Staff
September 19, 2016
speakers at roundtable on seniors

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; 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