TecNation 2016

11:30AM ET
1 day
11:30AM ET
1 day


U.S. Chamber of Commerce
1615 H Street NW
Washington, DC 20062

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce is pleased to host TecNation 2016. This event will bring together business and government leaders to discuss the impact that technology and data have on all sectors of the economy and the role each play in being a catalyst for social good.



*Tentative - check back for updates

TBD: U.S. House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (Confirmed)

11:30am - 12:30 pm: Registration & C_itwork Demo Area

*Lunch served immediately before start of event

12:30pm - 12:40pm: Welcome Remarks and Introduction of Commissioner McSweeny

  • Suzanne Clark, Executive Vice President, U.S. Chamber of Commerce

12:40pm - 1:05pm: Keynote:  Commissioner Terrell McSweeny

  • Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission

1:05pm - 1:20pm: Morning Consult Tech Poll Presentation

  • Kyle Dropp, Executive Director, Morning Consult

1:20pm - 1:35pm: Networking Break

1:35pm - 1:40pm:  Remarks by Tim Day

  • Senior Vice President, C_TEC, U.S. Chamber

1:40pm - 2:25pm: Panel: Data for Good

  • Moderated by: Hudson Hollister, Founder and Executive Director, Data Coalition
  • Aden G. Van Noppen, Senior Policy Advisor, White House Opportunity Project
  • Corey Marshall, Splunk4Good
  • Jason Thomas, Chief, Innovation for Thomson Reuters Special Services
  • Eric Liu, Co-founder, Bayes Impact
  • Nipun Goel, Market/Portfolio Specialist, Kabbage

2:25pm - 2:50pm: Keynote: Ashley Z. Hand

  • Co-founder, CityFi

2:50pm - 3:35pm: Panel: Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning

  • Moderated by: Marc Carrel-Billiard, Managing Director of Global Technology Research & Development, Accenture
  • Michelle Lee, Director, USPTO
  • Hilary Cain, Director, Technology and Innovation Policy, Toyota
  • Sarah Holland, Public Policy Manager, Google
  • Pedro Domingos, Professor, University of Washington
  • Gail Slater, General Counsel, Internet Association

3:35pm - 3:50pm: Networking Break

3:50pm - 4:15pm: Keynote: Stan Humphries

  • Chief Analytics Officer and Chief Economist, Zillow

4:15pm - 5pm: Panel: Sharing Economy

  • Moderated by: Matt Mitchell, Senior Research Fellow, Mercatus Center
  • Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA), Co-Chair of the Sharing Economy Caucus, U.S. House of Representatives
  • Joe Okpaku, VP of Government Relations, Lyft
  • Jessica Steel, President, UrbanSitter

5:00pm: Closing Remarks by Tim Day

  • Senior Vice President, C_TEC, U.S. Chamber

5:00pm - 6:30pm: C_TEC Kick-Off Reception with Advisory Board and Members/VIP Stakeholders

  • Comments by Thomas J. Donohue, President and CEO, U.S. Chamber of Commerce