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date icon August 5, 2019 category icon

Michael Beckerman @ Milken 2019 Global Conference

Each year the Milken Institute brings together the leading minds in business, technology, government, media, philanthropy, health care, and entertainment to deliver novel, collaborative responses to some of the most important questions of our time. At this years’ 22nd Global Conference, President and CEO of Internet Association Michael Beckerman sat down to discuss the intersection… Read more

date icon July 30, 2019 category icon

State Of The Net Conference

“The State of the Net Conference is America’s premier Internet policy conference series. Each year it brings together Internet stakeholders in government and in the private sector to explore the potential of a decentralized global internet to promote communications, commerce, and democracy.” At this year’s State of the Net, Internet Association Vice President and Associate… Read more

date icon June 26, 2019 category icon

Connected: Kankakee

What unites an event space, an art gallery, a pizza parlor, and a coffee shop? They all leverage the internet to engage with Kankakee locals and grow their presence beyond city limits. Congresswoman Robin Kelly (D-IL) and representatives from Internet Association member companies, including Amazon, Facebook, Uber, Yelp, Lyft, Thumbtack, Upwork, DoorDash, and Airbnb traveled… Read more

date icon May 8, 2019 category icon

Connected: Scottsdale, AZ

The business scene in Old Town Scottsdale has entered an age of incredible growth and expansion thanks to access to new and innovative online tools and resources. For all types of local businesses – including a real estate firm, an art gallery, a taco shop, an artisan jewelry store, and a Thai bistro – the… Read more

date icon April 29, 2019 category icon

Connected: Crown Heights, Brooklyn

The internet offers an infinite amount of opportunities for local communities to thrive. In Brooklyn, a taco shop, nonprofit theater, and an event space leverage the internet to empower their organizations and help take them to new heights. Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (D-NY) and representatives from Internet Association member companies including Spotify, Uber, Lyft, and Amazon… Read more

date icon March 18, 2019 category icon

Connected: East Liberty, PA

What do a wellness center, a theater, a co-working space and nonprofit focused on building stronger communities have in common? They all rely on the internet in ways you might not expect. Congressman Mike Doyle (D-PA) and representatives from Internet Association member companies Airbnb, eBay, Google, Lyft, Spotify, Thumbtack, and Uber traveled to East Liberty,… Read more

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Virtuous Circle on the Hill Recap

Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman welcomed guests to the VC on the Hill conference, highlighting the ties between IA’s annual Virtuous Circle event in California and the day’s event in DC to bring together thought leaders on innovation policy. Congresswoman Anna Eshoo (D-CA) gave a keynote address emphasizing the ongoing importance of net… Read more

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Washington, DC – Internet Association’s Senior Vice President of Global Government Affairs Michael Bloom released the following statement on the Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act:  “The internet industry appreciates the House passing the Paycheck Protection Flexibility Act, ensuring that the millions of Americans participating in the online economy are supported during the unprecedented economic downturn brought… Read more

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