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Fernando R. Laguarda - Director, TWC Research Program on Digital Communications
Meet Fernando R. Laguarda
Director, TWC Research Program on Digital Communications

About the Time Warner Cable Research Program on Digital Communications

The  Time Warner Cable Research Program on Digital Communications will be dedicated to increasing public understanding of the benefits and challenges facing the future of digital technologies in the home, office, classroom, and community.

The Research Program will focus on the following areas:
• Increasing knowledge about the marketplace and the consumer
• Increasing knowledge about digital technologies
• Increasing knowledge about communications policy
• Increasing knowledge about innovation in digital communications

About the Research Stipends

Individuals receiving a stipend should produce a 25- to 35-page report. The report should be submitted no later than six months after the start of the project.

Proposals from any discipline with research interest in digital communications will be considered. Multidisciplinary research teams, consisting of two or more authors from different fields, are encouraged.

Size of Stipend: $20,000

Application Deadline for 2014 Awards: Coming Soon

Submitting Applications: Applications should be submitted online.
Applicants should submit:
• A three-page description of the proposed project
• A resumé (no more than three pages per author)

Applicants will be notified when their application is received and when the proposal review process is completed.

About Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting more than 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.timewarnercable.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmediasales.com.