westminster Luck O’ the Gig! Stacy Reed • March 7, 2017 if( has_post_thumbnail( $post_id ) ): ?> endif; ?> Luck O’ the Gig Event Stop by the Ting Demo Space [view map] anytime between 4:30 and 7:30pm on March 15th to learn more about the Westminster Fiber Network and Ting’s symmetrical gigabit fiber Internet service. There will be three informational sessions, which will repeat on the hour at 5pm, 6pm and 7pm. Come to one, two, all three or just pop by for some treats! We’ll have some local favorites for you, like sweets from Jeannie Bird’s, beer from Johansson’s and appetizers from O’Lordans. Just in time for St Patrick’s Day! Sessions Building the Speed of Light Presenter: John Dick, Deputy Director of Public Works, City of Westminster The Westminster Fiber Network is the mid-Atlantic’s first community-wide gigabit fiber network. In the years to come, the WFN will revolutionize City Internet access, bring local jobs and drive innovation that will enable our community to thrive. Learn about what’s involved in building the network from the Deputy Director of Public Works. Cutting the Cord from Cable Presenter: Val Giovagnoni, Ting Westminster City Manager If you’re tired of overpaying for cable tv channels you don’t watch and want an alternative, this session is for you. We’ll show you how easy it is to get free local TV over the air and customize your TV content using the latest cord cutting technology. Unlocking the Possibilities of the Gig Presenter: Steve Pixler, Ting Westminster City Specialist From your home security system to your Apple TV, the gig is a key component of today’s smart home. We’ll show you how to get the most of your fiber connection.