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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Recent Activity

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:

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:

Op EdNov 29, 2017 - 10:15am

Americans embrace a shared-ride future

By Tim Day, Senior Vice President, U.S. Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC)

CommentNov 14, 2017 - 3:30pm

C_TEC Submits Comments to NHTSA on Automated Driving Systems: A Vision for Safety

The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration’s ("NHTSA") recently issued Notice and Request for Comments on Automated Driving Systems: A Vision for Safety (the "Voluntary Guidance") advances the dialogue on the appropriate national framework to facilitate the investment and innovation necessary for U.S. companies to claim a leadership role in this new era of transportation. The U.S.

Op EdNov 09, 2017 - 1:30pm

Op-Ed: Technology is essential to future of small businesses across America

Technology has changed the global economy and our business landscape several times over, and we're in the midst of yet another fundamental shift. Advances in artificial intelligence and the decreasing cost of computing power promise to change the way people work and communicate over the next century. Just as the industrial revolution empowered entrepreneurs to build iconic enterprises like Ford and Black & Decker, there are already signs of how the digital revolution is helping Main Street take a competitive edge.

Above the FoldOct 23, 2017 - 9:00am
Tim Day speaks at the 2017 Tec_Nation Summit

Beyond Silicon Valley: Tech’s Best Hubs

The U.S. Chamber is working to ensure that every city across America enjoys the benefits of the digital economy.

Press ReleaseOct 17, 2017 - 6:00pm

U.S. Chamber’s TecNation 2017 Highlights the Connected Life

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) today hosted TecNation 2017: A Connected Life, an event that explored ways technology is changing daily lives, businesses, and the economy. C_TEC also announced the creation of a new working group focused on advancing a 21st century workforce.