TechNet’s Commitment to Reversing Systemic Racism

June 2, 2020

All of us at TechNet, like millions of Americans, were shocked and horrified by the death of George Floyd and…


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During COVID-19, Tech Companies Prioritize Their Workers

April 15, 2020

As COVID-19 continues to change the way we live, the technology industry is doing important work to support medical professionals…


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The Workers Building and Maintaining the Internet Are as Essential as Ever

March 27, 2020

As we adjust to life at home, one fact has become clear: the internet is now the way we work, learn, and receive healthcare. When we think about which employees are considered “essential,” we must include those who are keeping the internet churning at an unprecedented rate.


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More Must Be Done To Help Our Nation’s Veterans Secure Jobs

November 11, 2019

The U.S. has a proud heritage of honoring veterans for bravely defending our great nation, our values, & our way of life. As we observe Veterans Day 2019, the technology industry is honored to be part of this tradition by supporting veterans in their transition to civilian life.


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Key Points for Presidential Contenders Debating in Innovation-Friendly Texas

September 11, 2019

Ten Democratic presidential contenders will gather in Houston on Thursday night for the third primary debate — in a state so large, dynamic, and diverse that it embodies the opportunities and challenges we face as a nation in the 21st century.


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Three Simple Math Problems Explain How TechNet Is Building a Strong U.S. STEM Talent Pipeline

August 16, 2019

At TechNet, we are fully committed to closing this gap by cultivating a homegrown and more inclusive STEM talent pipeline that empowers all Americans to succeed in the rapidly changing economy.


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Tech, Detroit, and The Presidential Debates

July 29, 2019

During the debates, we hope to hear how candidates will enable a pro-innovation agenda in communities across the country.


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The ADA 29 Years Later: Technology’s Growing Role in Supporting Individuals with Disabilities

July 26, 2019

On this day in 1990, the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law. Now, three decades later, technology is helping individuals with disabilities live even fuller lives.


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Last-Minute Legislation in New York Needs Further Examination

June 18, 2019

Technology has transformed the way New Yorkers support their families through a new form of work – the on-demand economy. Legislation drafted behind closed doors and being rushed through the New York State Legislature would impact these workers without even hearing from them.


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One Year On, What Can We Learn from GDPR?

May 25, 2019

As Congress and 14 legislatures across the United States consider how to regulate consumer privacy, there are valuable lessons to be learned about what works and what does not as we look back at Europe’s first year under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).


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People with Autism Are Strengthening America’s Workforce. We Must Do More to Help Them Unleash Their Full Potential.

May 3, 2019

Autism Awareness Month officially ended this week, but the cause must continue to be a year-round effort. As diagnosis rates keep rising and the challenge for families and our nation grows, the private sector and policymakers especially must continue playing a leadership role.


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A “Skilled Girl Force” Is Key to a Strong Economy

October 11, 2018

On this International Day of the Girl, TechNet reaffirms our commitment to promote diversity in STEM and build the “skilled girl force” we need for an even stronger economy.


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