Advocacy - Resources
Presentation on EU conflict minerals
July 11, 2017
ITI Testimony before US International Trade Commission Hearing on NAFTA Modernization
June 27, 2017
Testimony delivered by ITI Director of Global Policy Ashley Friedman before a hearing of the U.S. International Trade Commission on modernizing the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) on June 27, 2017.
ITI Letter of Support for Congressional Reauthorization of the Perkins Act
June 21, 2017
A letter sent from ITI President and CEO Dean Garfield to congressional leaders supporting congressional reauthorization of the Perkins Act. The letter was sent to lawmakers on June 21, 2017.
ITAPS and CompTia Letter on California's A.B. 1546 Contractor Evaluation Legislation
June 15, 2017
ITAPS joined with CompTia in sending a letter outlining our concerns with California’s A.B. 1546, a bill that would create a statutory mandate for the California Department of Technology (CDT) to develop a standardized contractor performance assessment to evaluate the performance of a contractor on certain information technology (IT) projects. The letter was sent on June 7, 2017.
ITI NAFTA Modernization Comments to USTR
June 12, 2017
ITI submitted recommendations to the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) on behalf of the tech industry in advance of negotiations to modernize the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). The comments were submitted on June 12, 2017.
ITI Letter of Support Perkins Reauthorization
May 17, 2017
ITI MGT Act Key Vote Letter to U.S. House Supporting Federal IT Modernization Bill
May 16, 2017
ITI and its public sector division the IT Alliance for the Public Sector (ITAPS), announced their strong support in a May 16, 2017, letter to members of Congress for the Modernizing Government Technology (MGT) Act ahead of a vote scheduled on the legislation before the U.S. House of Representatives.
ITAPS Minnesota 1819 IT Budget Improvements
May 16, 2017
May 15 2017 Multi Association Global Letter on China Cyber Law Implementation
May 15, 2017
A letter sent to the Chinese government on May 15, 2017, from 54 trade associations spanning 11 countries calling on the Chinese government to delay implementation of the country’s cybersecurity law.
ITI Comments on Trade Deficits May 2017
May 12, 2017
ITI's comments submitted on May 11, 2017, for the “Omnibus Report on Significant Trade Deficits” prompted by President Donald Trump signing an executive order in March, 2017, directing his administration to examine the cause of trade deficits in goods with key U.S. export markets. In its comments on behalf of the technology industry, ITI urged the administration to focus its efforts on reducing trade barriers that prevent U.S. companies from selling their goods and services overseas and that impede cross-border data flows.