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

Letters to CongressOct 16, 2019 - 5:00am

Coalition Letter on Facial Recognition Technology

This Coalition letter was sent to Congressional leadership and the leadership of a number of Committees, on the use of facial recognition technology.

Press ReleaseOct 01, 2019 - 7:30pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on Appeals Court Ruling on Net Neutrality

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Neil Bradley, Executive Vice President and Chief Policy Officer, U.S. Chamber of Commerce issued the following statement today related to the U.S. Court of Appeals D.C. Circuit opinion on the Restoring Internet Freedom Order:

EventSep 27, 2019 - 9:00am to 3:00pm
CTEC Omaha

TecNation Omaha

Join C_TEC for a data-driven innovation event in Omaha, NE! Hear discussions on data privacy, upskilling the workforce, smart cities, automated vehicles, and more.

Press ReleaseSep 23, 2019 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Releases Artificial Intelligence Principles

The U.S. Chamber’s Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) and Center for Global Regulatory Cooperation (GRC) today released 10 policy principles governing the use and regulation of artificial intelligence (AI).

Press ReleaseSep 18, 2019 - 10:00am

U.S. Chamber Announces AT&T’s Scott Sapperstein to join C_TEC's Advisory Board

Today, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) announced that Scott Sapperstein, AT&T’s Assistant Vice President Public Affairs & Strategic Alliances, will join its advisory board effective immediately.

Press ReleaseSep 06, 2019 - 3:45pm

U.S. Chamber Statement on UAS Remote ID Rulemaking

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tim Day, Senior Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce's Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) issued the following statement today regarding the FAA's announcement to delay rulemaking on remote identification for unmanned aircraft systems:

Press ReleaseAug 02, 2019 - 9:00am

U.S. Chamber Releases Automated Vehicle Policy Principles

WASHINGTON, D.C. — The U.S. Chamber’s Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) today released Automated Vehicle (AV) policy principles, which prioritize safety while ensuring that the United States remains a global leader in automated vehicle innovation.

Issue BriefAug 02, 2019 - 5:00am

C_TEC's Automated Vehicle Policy Principles

Automated Driving Systems (ADS) and ADS-equipped vehicles, colloquially known as autonomous vehicles, have the vast potential to increase road safety, enhance mobility for the elderly and people with disabilities, and improve transportation efficiency across the nation.

Press ReleaseAug 01, 2019 - 2:45pm

U.S. Chamber Applauds FCC's Vote on Broadband Deployment

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Tim Day, Senior Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce Technology Engagement Center, issued the following statement today following the Federal Communications Commission's (FCC) vote to end barriers to broadband deployment:

Above the FoldJul 31, 2019 - 11:45am
TV; Cell phone

FCC Removes Red Tape on Broadband Permitting, Lowering Costs for Businesses, Consumers

The FCC is changing the way localities charge cable operators for providing internet service, a move benefiting businesses and consumers.