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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Recent Activity

EventJul 11, 2019 - 9:45am to 6:30pm
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Data Done Right

As data and digital tools are helping American businesses grow, the U.S. Chamber has made data privacy a priority. The Chamber’s tech policy hub – C_TEC – released proposed federal legislation this year that addresses the need for a national data privacy framework.

EventMay 23, 2019 - 1:00pm to 4:00pm
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TecNation: Boston

Join C_TEC for a data-driven innovation event. TecNation: Boston will feature discussions on artificial intelligence, health tech, upskilling the American workforce, and more.

Press ReleaseMay 15, 2019 - 5:00pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on the Christchurch Call

The Chamber recognizes the importance of collaboration and a cross-society approach to address the spread of terrorist and violent extremist content.

EventApr 29, 2019 - 8:30am to 2:00pm

Innovations: Redesigning Wellness

The U.S. Chamber’s annual wellness event will highlight cutting-edge workplace and community initiatives, with a focus on holistic health, the importance of immunization, and how technology is reshaping benefit design. The event will also address the linkage between health and performance in the workplace.

Press ReleaseApr 12, 2019 - 2:30pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on the President and FCC’s Plan to Expand 5G and Rural Broadband

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Neil Bradley, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement today in response to today’s White House announcement about 5G and rural broadband deployment.

Letters to CongressApr 08, 2019 - 5:00pm

Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act

This letter was sent to the members of the United States Congress, supporting H.R. 1725 and S. 765, the “Digital Goods and Services Tax Fairness Act.”

Above the FoldMar 25, 2019 - 9:00am
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Unlocking the Digital Potential of Rural America

Increased adoption of online services for rural businesses could create more than 360,000 jobs and grow annual revenues by more than 21%.

Above the FoldMar 21, 2019 - 2:00pm
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Let the Private Sector and Free Market Build the Nationwide Communications Network

The private sector is leading and driving forward this new game-changing technology but regulatory proposals and red tape could interfere.

EventMar 19, 2019 - 8:30am to 1:30pm
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TecNation: Indianapolis

Join C_TEC for an event focused on the transformative nature of technology and how it affects rural America.

Above the FoldMar 13, 2019 - 4:15pm
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Unlocking the Potential of Rural America

A new report looks at the impact of technology on rural areas.