Chamber Technology Engagement Center
The Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) promotes the role of technology in our economy and advocates for rational policy solutions that drive economic growth, spur innovation, and create jobs.
C_TEC’s efforts extend to every business sector. By convening innovators, businesses, governments, and consumers, with the backing of the U.S. Chamber brand, C_TEC highlights how tech is everywhere and effectively communications how it benefits everyone.
Telling America's Tech Story
The Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) hosted a conversation with Rep. Jay Obernolte (R-CA) on data privacy, artificial intelligence, and other pressing tech issues. The TecTalk series are fireside chats with leaders in technology from state capitals to Capitol Hill, as well as the innovators themselves.
It’s Time to Get Serious About National Data Privacy Legislation
Congress needs to act quickly and appropriately on a national data privacy standard to ensure that American businesses and consumers are not harmed by a patchwork of state laws.
- Sep 29, 2022Trustworthy AI: Managing the Risks of Artificial Intelligence
Testimony of Jordan Crenshaw before the U.S. House Research and Technology Subcommittee's hearing on “Trustworthy AI: Managing the Risks of Artificial Intelligence"
- Sep 14, 2022U.S. Chamber Letter on S. 4687, "Safeguarding the Homeland from the Threats Posed by Unmanned Aircraft Systems Act"
This Hill letter was sent to the Members of the United States Senate, supporting S. 4687, “Safeguarding the Homeland from the Threats Posed by Unmanned Aircraft Systems Act."
- Sep 14, 2022How a National Rail Shutdown Will Impact Consumers
A national rail strike will only make America's inflation and supply chain crises worse.
- Sep 13, 2022What Should and Should Not Be Included in a National Privacy Bill
The American Data Privacy and Protection Act needs to provide certainty to businesses and consumers, not a confusing new patchwork.
- Aug 29, 2022U.S. Chamber Letter on H.R. 8573 / S. 4676, the “Net Neutrality and Broadband Justice Act”
This Hill letter was sent to Members of the United States Congress opposing H.R. 8573 / S. 4676, the “Net Neutrality and Broadband Justice Act.” This letter places the bill on the Legislative Leadership list for credit to Members who do not cosponsor.
- Aug 16, 2022In the Global Race to Lead on Artificial Intelligence, America Must Win
As countries across the globe race to advance artificial intelligence, it is crucial we get the policy environment right to enable American innovators to lead the AI revolution.
- Aug 02, 2022New Study Shows Technology Platforms Critical to Small Business Growth
Small businesses that utilize technology platforms are outperforming their peers and are more optimistic about the future.
- Aug 01, 2022AI’s Role in Modernizing Intellectual Property and Bolstering National Security
Here are six recommendations for how the U.S. can lead on AI from the U.S. Chamber's fifth and final AI Commission hearing in Washington, D.C. on July 21, 2022.
- Aug 01, 2022U.S. Chamber Letter on the Administration's Counter UAS Action Plan
This Hill letter was sent to Congressional leadership and a number of Committees, on the Administration's Counter Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Action Plan.