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Saturday, March 14 • 11:00am - 12:00pm
Can Washington Protect the Net Economy?

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Join the Internet Association, US policymakers, and tech leaders to discuss the issues facing tech, innovation, and entrepreneurs in the new Congress. Are we keeping score yet?
The New Economy is driven by founders, funders, innovators, entrepreneurs, and the consumers who fuel them. For decades, US policymakers have been behind the pace of innovation and seemingly too inundated by the rapidly changing landscape to sort through the noise and launch policies to protect both the consumer and the competitive landscape. Until now. Join Washington’s public and private sector champions of innovation and entrepreneurs for a series of discussions on the 114th Congress’ challenges and opportunities; the likelihood of progress on privacy, patent reform, capital access, open internet, spectrum allocation, and cybersecurity; and what YOU can do to make a difference.
The Internet Association represents America’s leading Internet companies and their global community of users.
Presented by the Dell ATC Policy Labs

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Speakers
avatar for Hon Hakeem Jeffries

Hon Hakeem Jeffries

Congressman, US House of Representatives
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Adam Kinzinger

Congessman, US Congress
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Nika Pari Nour

Digital Dir, The Internet Association
Nika Nour brings 6 years of new media / Internet tech experience, 3 of which were on Capitol Hill working with politics and various offices in integrating digital into their campaign and official strategies. She also led outreach to various constituencies affected by technical le... Read More →
avatar for Eric Swalwell

Eric Swalwell

US Congressman, US House of Representatives
Congressman Eric Swalwell proudly represents California’s Fifteenth Congressional District, which includes a large portion of the East Bay. In January 2015, he was sworn in for his second term in the U.S. House of Representatives, continuing his work to bring new energy, ideas... Read More →
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Eric Swawell

US Congressman, US House of Representatives


Saturday March 14, 2015 11:00am - 12:00pm
Omni Downtown Capital Ballroom 700 San Jacinto

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