Arlington, Va. May 4, 2016 – The Telecommunications Industry Association (TIA), the leading association representing the manufacturers and suppliers of high-tech communications networks, today joined with 12 other technology trade associations from around the country to announce their first-ever Technology Sector Presidential Platform to the presidential candidates. The letter outlines a specific high-tech agenda for the United States. A copy of the letter is available here.
TIA CEO Scott Belcher said, “We want to send a strong message to the candidates that these 12 organizations, and the hundreds of businesses they represent, believe our country needs a thoughtful high-tech agenda. Our recommendations address both the need to strengthen America’s technology foundation, and the opportunity to foster innovation and economic opportunity.”