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

Press ReleaseMar 08, 2019 - 4:45pm

U.S. Chamber Calls Warren Vision of Internet Archaic

  WASHINGTON, D.C. —In the age of open and free markets, U.S. Chamber President and CEO Tom Donohue sharply criticized Elizabeth Warren’s “vision” of the future of technology.

CommentMar 08, 2019 - 1:30pm

US Chamber Privacy Comments on California Consumer Privacy Act Rulemaking

Letter to California Attorney General Xavier Becerra regarding the California Consumer Privacy Act rulemaking process. This letter urges the consideration of the principles espoused by the model legislation in order to develop greater certainty for both consumers and business.

Letters to CongressFeb 25, 2019 - 11:15am

Hearings on Competition and Consumer Protection in the 21st Century (P181201)

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce respectfully submits this letter for the record for the hearing entitled “Protecting Consumer Privacy in the Era of Big Data,” and commends the Subcommittee for taking the lead in bringing together stakeholders to address this critically important issue.

Above the FoldFeb 25, 2019 - 9:00am
An attendee inspects a P20 Pro smartphone, manufactured by Huawei Technologies Co.

Establishing Clear Rules of the Road on Data Privacy

At the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, we believe it is possible to both protect individual privacy and promote technological innovation.

Press ReleaseFeb 13, 2019 - 9:15am

U.S. Chamber Releases Model Privacy Legislation, Urges Congress to Pass a Federal Privacy Law

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce today released model privacy legislation calling for a federal privacy law that would protect consumers and eliminate a confusing patchwork of state laws. The U.S. Chamber worked with nearly 200 organizations of all sizes and sectors to draft the model legislation.

CommentDec 03, 2018 - 4:30pm

C_TEC Submits Comments to DOT on Preparing for the Future of Transportation: Automated Vehicles 3.0

Preparing for the Future of Transportation: Automated Vehicles 3.0 (Docket No. DOT-OST-2018-0149) (“AV 3.0”).

EventNov 27, 2018 - 8:30am to 11:00am
FinTech Event Graphic

FinTech: Peeling Back the Layers

Join the U.S. Chamber’s Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness (CCMC) and the Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) on November 27 for a joint event to discuss the changing world of fintech and the complex regulatory landscape.

Letters to CongressNov 09, 2018 - 7:45pm

U.S. Chamber NTIA Privacy Comments

Re: Developing the Administration’s Approach to Consumer Privacy (Docket No. 180821780-8780-01)

Letters to CongressSep 26, 2018 - 1:15pm

U.S. Chamber of Commerce - Calling for a Federal Privacy Law

This Coalition letter was sent to the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, & Transportation, calling for a federal privacy law in advance of the Committee’s hearing on consumer privacy.

Above the FoldSep 26, 2018 - 10:30am
Verizon Communications 5G wireless signage at the Mobile World Congress Americas in Los Angeles, CA.

The FCC’s 5G Plan Deserves 5 Stars

New wireless technology has the potential to stimulate over $275 billion in investment, which could lead to three million new jobs.