Aspen Ideas Festival Underwriters

Underwriters of the 2018 Aspen Ideas Festival represent some of the foremost organizations in the U.S. and around the world. We are proud to present their ideas, their executives, and their important work in the following pages.
Comcast NBCUniversal
Comcast NBCUniversal is shaping the future at the intersection of media and technology.  We bring millions TV and Internet, entertainment, sports and news, communications and home management, theme parks, television and movies. We are focused on driving innovation through technology and staying connected to the communities we serve.
In 2011, Comcast launched Internet Essentials, our signature high-speed internet adoption program for low-income families. The program has since grown into the nation’s largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption program and the company’s number one community investment initiative.  The Internet Essentials program has connected 3 million low-income Americans – or 750,000 households – to the Internet at home.