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.

 

More about the Chamber's Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC)

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

Recent Activity

Letters to CongressJul 27, 2021 - 8:30am

U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 4609, the "NIST for the Future Act"

This Hill letter was sent to Members of the House Committee on Science, Space and Technology supporting H.R. 4609, the “National Institute for Standards and Technology (NIST) for the Future Act.”

ReportJul 20, 2021 - 8:30am
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Investing in Trustworthy AI

A report from the Deloitte AI Institute and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce on trustworthy AI innovation and investments

Letters to CongressJul 15, 2021 - 4:15pm

Coalition Letter on the National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Act (NAIIA) of 2020

This Coalition letter on the the National Artificial Intelligence Initiative Act (NAIIA) of 2020 was sent to Members of the House and Senate Committees on Appropriations.

CommentJun 29, 2021 - 2:15pm

U.S. Chamber Comments to the FTC on July 1 Open Meeting

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce writes to express our concerns with the Open Meeting scheduled for July 1, 2021 that was noticed on June 24, 2021.[1]  Although the Federal Trade Commission (“FTC” or “Commission”) has expressed its intention to “open the work of the Commission” to the public, the FTC has failed to provide meaningful notice or adequate opportunity to comment on the pending items to be voted upon on July 1. 

Letters to CongressJun 29, 2021 - 8:45am

U.S. Chamber Letter on FY22 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the House Committee on Appropriations, ahead of the committee's markup of the Fiscal Year 2022 Financial Services and General Government Appropriations bill,

CommentJun 28, 2021 - 6:00am

Coalition Letter to the FAA on Implementation of Section 2209

The undersigned business and trade associations write regarding the development of the Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) proposed action to implement Section 2209 of the FAA Extension, Safety, and Security Act of 2016 (FESSA).

Letters to CongressJun 22, 2021 - 6:00am

Coalition Letter on Broadband and Digital Infrastructure

This Coalition letter was sent to the Members of the United States Congress, on broadband investment and U.S. digital infrastructure.

Above the FoldJun 21, 2021 - 12:45pm
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What Policymakers Should and Shouldn’t Do to Connect All Americans

Government has a unique opportunity to work with industry and pass legislation that can bridge the digital divide.

Letters to CongressJun 15, 2021 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 2016, the “Surface Transportation Investment Act of 2021”

This Hill letter was sent to Members of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation.

Letters to CongressMay 27, 2021 - 2:00pm

U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 1260, “United States Innovation and Competition Act”

This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate on the manager’s amendment to S. 1260, the, "United States Innovation and Competition Act."