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Technology

Technology-based industries and businesses create tremendous growth and opportunity in the U.S. economy and are essential to competing in an interconnected world. Outdated laws and regulations impede U.S. technological innovation and deployment.

The U.S. Chamber and the Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) promote market-based solutions, policies that foster investment in technology research and deployment, and balanced regulatory treatment of technical platforms.

Recent Activity

ReportOct 12, 2017 - 8:30am
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Innovation That Matters 2017

This 2017 Innovation That Matters study examines the health of the startup communities in 25 American cities and assesses their readiness to capitalize on the shift to an increasingly digital economy, with a unique focus on what we refer to as “next-wave startups.”

Above the FoldOct 04, 2017 - 10:00am
Tim Day, senior vice president of C_TEC, speaks at a discussion on Artificial Intelligence hosted by C_TEC, TheBridge, and Dcode42.

Americans Think AI is ‘Inevitable,’ But Aren’t Sure Exactly What It Is

More education is needed about Artificial Intelligence in order to best utilize their potential benefits for society.

EventSep 28, 2017 - 8:00am to 12:30pm
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Sports Forward

The Sports Forward event unites industry leaders to discuss new ways to support athletes at all levels, engage fans, and create opportunities for industry growth

Above the FoldSep 18, 2017 - 10:30am
Privacy Shield

Privacy Shield: What Successful Transatlantic Cooperation Looks Like

As data becomes an integral part of our growing global economies, so too does protection of data take priority.

Above the FoldSep 14, 2017 - 11:30am
Internet of Things

The Limits of Labelling the Internet of Things

The European Commission unveiled a proposed regulation for a set of measures to increase resilience and enhance cybersecurity preparedness.

Press ReleaseSep 06, 2017 - 1:00pm

U.S. Chamber Praises House Passage of Self-Driving Car Legislation

WASHINGTON, D.C. —U.S. Chamber of Commerce Senior Vice President of the Chamber Technology Engagement Center (C_TEC) Tim Day issued the following statement following House passage of H.R. 3388, legislation on self-driving cars:   

Above the FoldSep 06, 2017 - 11:30am
Customs

Leveling the Playing Field for Global E-Commerce

The rapid expansion of e-commerce have created incredible opportunities for American businesses.

LetterSep 06, 2017 - 10:30am

US Chamber Pens Letter to House in Support of Self Driving Car Legislation on Floor Today

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce supports H.R. 3388, the “SELF DRIVE Act,” which would clarify the federal role in regulating autonomous vehicles, preventing a patchwork of state regulations by providing for federal preemption and giving the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration rulemaking authority.

CommentAug 30, 2017 - 2:30pm

Reply Comments to FCC on Restoring Internet Freedom Rulemaking

RE: Restoring Internet Freedom (WC Docket No. 17-108) Dear Ms. Dortch:

Above the FoldAug 18, 2017 - 1:00pm
Self-driving cars

When It Comes to Tech, It’s Regulation vs. Innovation

Emerging technologies are transforming our lives and businesses are applying them creatively.