Providing Leadership On:

Aerospace
Our mission is to share the wonders of space with children of all ages and to foster affordable space travel opportunities for all people.
Big Data
Data in the world is doubling every 18 months and the power of Big Data is unlimited. What is Big Data, really? How is it defined? Click here to find out.
Cloud Computing
With the invention of “the cloud”, data is accessible virtually anywhere and changed the way we work. What is the power of the cloud? What's the future? Click here to find out.
Customs
All countries implement customs laws and regulations and for global tech companies it's important to know how to maneuver them. TechAmerica helps.
Cybersecurity
Cybersecurity is one of the major topics in the technology industry and has become a focus at all levels of government.
Education
Ensuring American students receive high quality education in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math is critical to the growth of the U.S. technology industry. Here's what's happening.
Energy
Our industry is dependent on efficient and sustainable energy sources. Find out how.
Environment
For companies to thrive, it’s important to find the balance of environmentally-friendly practices and positive business outcomes. Click here to find out more.
Export Controls
In a global economy with goods and services constantly exchanged between countries, it’s important for TechAmerica members to remain up-to-date on current export regulations. That’s where we come in.
Health and Human Services
Technological advancements in health and human services is not only advancing the quality of service, but also positively impacting job creation. Click here to find out.
Homeland Security
Technology plays a key role in enabling America to protect itself from security threats. Click here to find out.
Identity Assurance
Let’s make sure we all are who we say we are. Click here to find out identity management protects individuals, businesses and public agencies.
Immigration
We support policies that enable access to the best and brightest talent from around the world. Click here to see where we stand.
Intellectual Property
Innovation and creativity are essential for economic growth, and it’s vital to protect those developing new technologies. Click here to find out.
Internet Governance
Protection of the internet is necessary, but regulations shouldn't impede on the sharing of ideas and online growth. Click here to find out more information.
National Security
Cyberspace needs protecting much like land, sea, air and space. Click here to find out TechAmerica works with the defense and intelligence community.
Privacy
Privacy is one of the hottest topics in tech. Get the latest developments here.
Procurement—State/Local
State and local governments; educational institutions, both K-12 and higher education, are increasingly using technology to better serve their citizens and to deliver services. We know the latest.
Procurement—Federal
The federal government is one of the largest purchasers of technology but navigating the system can be challenging. We can help.
Small Business
Tech startups drive the innovation economy, and we think business leaders and policymakers need to do everything they can to ensure their growth and success.
Supply Chain
Ensuring that the public sector supply chain remains secure and free from malicious products and services or inferior and counterfeit products is a top priority.
Tax
Fair and innovation-friendly tax policy is critical to a vibrant technology industry.
Telecom
More of us are communicating more often in more ways than ever before. Sound broadband policy is the key to that.
Trade
95% of the world’s consumers live outside the United States. Building stronger trade ties and ensuring open access to overseas markets is critical to tech.

TechAmerica Comments on Executive Order on Immigration and Urges Congress to Implement Legislative Solution for Nation’s Talent Crisis

Washington, D.C., November 21, 2014 – TechAmerica, the public sector and public advocacy department of CompTIA, today issued the following statement concerning President Obama’s executive order on immigration reform. The following statement is attributed to Elizabeth Hyman, Executive Vice President of Public Advocacy. “The high-tech related principles revealed last night in the President’s address to…

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TechAmerica Foundation Examines Federal Civilian Agency IT Budgets on Day Two of 2014 Vision Federal Market Forecast Conference

Government & IT Industry Discusses How to Leverage Tech Innovation & Cost Savings Washington, D.C., October 30, 2014 – Day Two of TechAmerica Foundation’s Vision Federal Market Forecast Conference examined how to bring technology innovations and cost-savings to federal civilian agencies in the midst of tighter budgets. Nearly 300 industry and government executives attended the…

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What Does President Obama’s Executive Order on Immigration Reform Mean for the High-Skilled Worker?

On November 20th, President Obama addressed the nation and announced a series of Executive Actions that would modify our immigration system.  Included in this series was a directive that would require DHS to take a number of administrative actions designed to streamline the high-skilled immigration system. But what does that mean?  A few highlights according…

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Political Intervention in Regulatory Affairs Will Not Deliver Digital Sovereignty

In an EU-funded research paper  published yesterday called “Technological sovereignty – Missing the point?,” it was concluded that “the European countries promoting technological sovereignty proposals have a responsibility to protect an open, free, and secure Internet and should not risk having other countries use these proposals to justify their own restrictive measures.” We agree with…

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Why Venture Capital Is Declining In High-Tech Taiwan

Taiwan has spawned global high-tech giants such as the world’s largest contract chip maker TSMC and Apple device assembler Hon Hai Precision — strange then that the Taiwan Venture Capital Association reports a quickly declining total pool of capital.

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HP fourth-quarter revenue drops on weak enterprise demand

Hewlett-Packard Co said its quarterly revenue fell in almost every business segment over the year, highlighting weaknesses ahead of the company’s planned 2015 separation of its enterprise services from its traditional computer and printing units.

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