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RSVP today for Innovation Priorities for the New Administration

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Hosted by the Technology Policy Institute and the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation

December 15, 2016
8:00 am – Registration
8:30 am – 11am – Program
Murrow/White/Lisagor Rooms
The National Press Club
529 14th St. NW, 13th Floor
Washington, DC 20045

Register Here

The new administration will have an opportunity to reevaluate policies that affect innovation and technological development. How can federal policies promote broadband buildout, spur investment in intelligent infrastructure, encourage research and development, and advance a host of other actions that have the potential to improve productivity and the U.S. economy? Join the Technology Policy Institute and the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation for a morning of expert panel discussions on how the incoming administration can accelerate the pace of innovation in the U.S. economy.

Panelists confirmed for the event are:

David Goldman, Chief Democratic Counsel, Communications and Technology Subcommittee of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, U.S. House of Representatives
David Gross, Partner, Wiley Rein, LLP and former U.S. Coordinator for International Communications and Information Policy, U.S. Department of State
Tom Hazlett, Hugh H. Macaulay Endowed Professor of Economics, John E. Walker Department of Economics, Clemson University
Maureen Ohlhausen, Commissioner, Federal Trade Commission
David Redl (invited), Chief Counsel, Communications and Technology, Committee on Energy and Commerce, U.S. House of Representatives
Shane Tews, Visiting Fellow, Center for Internet, Communications, and Technology Policy, AEI
Bryan Tramont, Managing Partner, Wilkinson Barker Knauer, LLP and former Chief of Staff for FCC Chairman Michael Powell

Registration can be performed on the ITIF website.

Event Contact:       Harry Clapsis, 202-449-135, hclapsis@itif.org
                          or
                          Ashley Benjamin, 202-828-4405, abenjamin@techpolicyinstitute.org
Press Contact:       Amy Smorodin, 202-828-4405, asmorodin@techpolicyinstitute.org

The Technology Policy Institute

The Technology Policy Institute is a non-profit research and educational organization that focuses on the economics of innovation, technological change, and related regulation in the United States and around the world. More information is available at http://www.techpolicyinstitute.org/.