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 brings millions of people TV and internet, entertainment, sports and news, communications and home management, theme parks, and movies. We give our customers instant access to innovative technology and content anywhere, anytime. We understand the power and possibilities of media and technology, and are committed to staying connected to the communities we serve.
In 2011, Comcast launched Internet Essentials, our signature high-speed Internet adoption program for low-income families. Today, the program is the nation’s largest and most comprehensive broadband adoption program, connecting more than 4 million low-income Americans to the Internet at home so that students can do their homework, adults can look for jobs and seniors can stay in touch with their loved ones. Internet Essentials is helping to make sure everyone is online and on course for a better tomorrow.