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.

House Homeland Security Cyber Professional Joining TechAmerica

Washington, DC – TechAmerica, the leading U.S. technology trade association, is pleased to announce that Michael Spierto will be joining the TechAmerica team as the Director of Cybersecurity Policy. Michael comes to the association from the House Homeland Security Subcommittee on Cybersecurity, Infrastructure Protection and Security Technologies. “Cybersecurity is a top priority for our members…

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TechAmerica Congratulates Robin Lineberger for Receiving FCW Eagle Award

Washington, DC – TechAmerica, the leading U.S. technology trade association, sent congratulations today to the association’s Public Sector Board Chair, Robin Lineberger, for receiving the FCW 2014 Eagle Award. The prestigious Eagle award is given to one outstanding industry and one outstanding government leader each year, as part of the FCW annual Federal 100 awards,…

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H-1B Applications Open Today!

Today the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) will begin accepting H-1B Visa petitions. The H-1B Visa cap for FY 2015 is 85,000, with 20,000 visas reserved for holders of Master’s Degrees awarded by U.S. universities. There are never enough H-1B visas to cover the needs of the tech industry. For example, in 2013 USCIS…

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The Economic Impact of High-Skilled Immigration Reform

Reposted with permission from Policy@Intel. The best argument for increasing the number visas issued to highly skilled immigrants is the positive impact they have on the U.S. economy. A new report by the Congressional Budget Office and a “Jobs Loss Calculator” unveiled today by Compete America highlight the economic impact of immigration reform and make clear the urgency…

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Silicon Valley tech companies reap record-level investments

Venture capital firms pumped about $2.3 billion into valley software companies in the first quarter of this year — the largest quarterly investment into any industry since 2000, according to The MoneyTree Report, a quarterly analysis of venture capita…

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Libraries Seek High-Speed Broadband

As more people use their local libraries to connect to the Internet, libraries are requesting funding for better services.

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Featured Meetings & Events

Vision Federal Market Forecast Kick-Off

May 01, 2014 9:00 AM to May 01, 2014 12:00 PM

American Technology Awards Showcase

May 20, 2014 7:00 PM to May 20, 2014 9:30 PM

Technology & Government Dinner

June 12, 2014 5:30 PM to June 12, 2014 9:00 PM

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