Tech Under Trump: A 2017/2018 Scorecard

Recording: Tech Under Trump: A 2017/2018 Scorecard, Mar 11, 2018


Aneesh Chopra


Matt Lira

White House – Office of American Innovation

Michaela Ross

Bloomberg Law

Gary Shapiro

Consumer Technology Association

Despite the news headlines, the tech community and the Trump administration share many of the same goals, specifically around building a vibrant, 21st-Century American workforce, expanding access to broadband and updating our nation’s infrastructure. The endgame – for everyone – is to ensure that America leads the world in innovation. One year in, how is tech’s policy agenda faring in the age of Trump? What’s worked? What hasn’t? And what are the top policy prospects for the coming year?

[Programming descriptions are generated by participants and do not necessarily reflect the opinions of SXSW.]

Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Panel
Event Type: Session
Track: Government
Level: Intermediate