Chamber Technology Engagement Center

C_TEC (U.S. Chamber Technology Engagement Center) promotes the role of technology in our economy and advocates for rational policy solutions that drive economic growth, spur innovation, and create jobs.

 

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C_TEC is a campaign that cuts across nearly every sector to harness all the good work and aggressive advocacy on behalf of the technology sector already underway AND provide a new platform with enhanced prominence to address the emerging tech issues that are on the horizon.

Going forward, there are four primary areas of focus for the Center:

  • Emerging Issues
  • Global Competitiveness
  • Talent
  • Capital & Governance

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C_TEC Intelligence

C_TEC is working closely with Morning Consult to leverage their research, media, and data visualization tools to explore and distribute data on the most pressing technology issues. The C_TEC Intelligence platform powers this effort and will quickly become a leading information source on the economic and social impact of the tech sector.

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Upcoming Event

 

Recent Activity

EventFeb 22, 2018 - 1:00pm to 2:00pm

C_TEC ​New ​Economy ​Working ​Group ​Kick ​Off ​Event

The ​U.S. ​Chamber ​Technology ​Engagement ​Center ​(C_TEC) ​invites ​you ​to ​attend ​our ​New ​Economy ​Working ​Group’s ​kickoff ​event ​featuring ​a ​keynote ​from ​Department ​of ​Labor ​Secretary ​Alexander ​Acosta.

EventFeb 20, 2018 - 8:30am to 12:00pm

C_TEC Roadshow - Jacksonville, FL

Autonomous vehicle (AV) technology is changing the way we move through cities. Join JAX Chamber and U.S. Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) for a forum on the intersection of transportation and technology.

Above the FoldFeb 01, 2018 - 12:45pm
Laptop computers displayed at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, NV.

Past Policies and State Patchworks Won’t Provide Long-Term Net Neutrality

Local and state leaders should focus their attention on encouraging Congress to pass long-term internet protections.

LetterJan 29, 2018 - 3:00am

Closing the Digital Divide for Broadband Infrastructure Solutions

This letter was sent to members of the House Energy and Commerce’s Subcommittee on Communications and Technology regarding an upcoming hearing on broadband infrastructure.

Above the FoldJan 26, 2018 - 2:00pm
Toyota's Concept i-Ride autonomous vehicle (right) on display at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, NV.

We Want the U.S. to Lead in Driverless Cars. Here’s What Washington Can Do to Help.

Congress must pass a federal AV standard that strikes the right balance between innovation, safety, and privacy.

ReportJan 18, 2018 - 9:00am

Examining the Impact of Technology on Small Business

This report from the Chamber Technology Engagement Center, Facebook, and Morning Consult explores how small businesses are using social media and digital platforms to grow, sell, and hire.

Above the FoldJan 18, 2018 - 9:00am
A meeting inside a WeWork office in San Francisco, CA.

What’s Tech’s Impact on Small Business? Here’s What We Found Out.

84% of small businesses in the U.S. use at least one major digital platform to provide information to customers.

ArticleJan 10, 2018 - 3:00pm

U.S. Chamber "State of American Business": Embracing Technology in the Economy

On Wednesday U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue delivered the annual "State of American Business" address. In his speech, Donohue talked about the need to embrace technology in our economy. Excerpts include:

LetterJan 04, 2018 - 1:00pm

Hill Letter to Rep. Blackburn Supporting Introduction of H.R. 4682, the Open Internet Preservation Act

Dear Representative Blackburn: The U.S. Chamber of Commerce applauds your leadership on issues related to regulatory certainty and the future of the internet by introducing H.R. 4682, the “Open Internet Preservation Act.”

Press ReleaseDec 14, 2017 - 1:30pm

U.S. Chamber Supports FCC’s Repeal of Public Utility Treatment of Broadband, Encourages Congress to Protect Net Neutrality Principles

Washington, D.C.—U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President and Chief Policy Officer Neil Bradley issued the following statement today following the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) vote to repeal public utility-style regulation of the internet: