Mayor Graham Richard today received the KillerApp Trailblazer Award for being a leader in using technology to improve government services.

Mayor Richard accepted the award while attending the Broadband Properties Summit in Irving, Texas.

KillerApp Magazine and are the leading sources of information about new applications that run on broadband and ultra-broadband networks and the impact those applications have on connected communities.

Today'€™s Summit also included the announcement that Fort Wayne will host the first KillerApp Conference April 30-May 2, 2007 at the Grand Wayne Center. The conference will examine areas such as telemedicine, distance learning, government, videoconferencing, and entertainment. Additional topics include consumer applications, high-speed networks, economic impacts, education, and culture.