CCIA’s 2014 Washington Caucus: Registration

Registration for our 2014 Caucus has officially opened. We are looking forward to an interesting and informative day of focused discussions on the policy issues impacting the technology industry today. Below you will find the event details, including the current list of confirmed speakers. As you can see, we have a packed schedule of influential policymakers and government officials ready to share their insight and expertise.

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CCIA's 2014 Washington Caucus: Registration

Registration for our 2014 Caucus has officially opened. We are looking forward to an interesting and informative day of focused discussions on the policy issues impacting the technology industry today. Below you will find the event details, including the current list of confirmed speakers. As you can see, we have a packed schedule of influential policymakers and government officials ready to share their insight and expertise.

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CCIA Welcomes Robust Open Internet Rules Approved by European Parliament

Brussels — Today the European Parliament voted on protections to the open Internet as part of a legislative package on telecommunications. This is the first phase in the process of adopting this legislation, as agreement must now be sought with Council. An open Internet requires that Internet service providers should treat equivalent types of Internet…

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CCIA Supports House Resolution On Internet Freedom in Turkey

Washington – The Computer & Communications Industry Association praised a bipartisan resolution introduced by House members yesterday asking Turkey to stop blocking its citizens’ access to social media sites like Twitter and YouTube. The measure by Rep. Anna G. Eshoo, D-Calif., ranking member of the Communications and Technology Subcommittee, and three key members of the Foreign…

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CCIA, CDT Encourage the European Parliament to Support Net Neutrality in Tomorrow’s Vote

Brussels – On 3rd April, the European Parliament will vote in Plenary on the ‘Telecoms Single Market Regulation’. We commend the work of the Parliamentary Committees that have issued opinions on the dossier. The Parliament has dealt with this wide-ranging and complex proposal effectively and efficiently. For tomorrow’s vote, a number of political groups have proposed amendments…

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Progress on Availability of Both Unlicensed and Licensed Spectrum

As Americans’ mobile use of the Internet and smart electronic devices escalates, the FCC must get creative and sophisticated about packing more users into the limited virtual real estate of our finite electromagnetic radio spectrum.   The agency could always use more engineers, particularly in Commissioner’s offices, but the engineers currently at the FCC are doing…

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CCIA Concerned About Turkey Blocking Internet Commerce

Brussels/Washington – There are conflicting media reports about whether Turkey, after earlier actions taken against Twitter, has now also blocked access to YouTube. News that some Internet users are not able to reach YouTube follows reports that a leaked audio recording of Turkish officials discussing Syria appeared on the video sharing site. Legislation passed earlier…

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