IA Director, State Government Affairs Northeast Region issued the following statement today in response to a judges preliminary injunction in Airbnb Inc. v. City of New York that blocked the law from being implemented until the case is resolved.
Washington, DC – Internet Association Director, Cloud Policy & Counsel Alla Seiffert issued the following statement: “The internet industry celebrates the administration’s continued commitment to modernizing government technology and welcomes the opportunity to provide industry feedback to OMB’s update to the Data Center Optimization Initiative (DCOI). This long standing policy allows federal agencies to… Read more
Washington, DC – Internet Association Director, Cloud Policy & Counsel Alla Seiffert issued a statement following the passage of the 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act of 2018 (21st Century IDEA Act): “The internet industry commends the administration for signing the 21st Century IDEA Act, which will continue to accelerate the federal government’s digital… Read more
An exclusive new Internet Association poll reveals that 40 per cent of British adults say they will use services like Skype, WhatsApp or Google Duo during the festive period.
Washington, DC – Internet Association Vice President, Federal Government Affairs Michael Bloom issued the following statement on the passage of the Reliable Emergency Alert Distribution Improvement Act of 2018 (READI Act) in the Senate: “The Commerce Committee is right to study ways to modernize how emergency alerts are delivered to Americans. The internet industry commends… Read more
Internet Association today released a new set of quarterly indicators for the internet sector that, for the first time, will provide regular insights into the size and shape of the fastest growing part of the American economy.
Washington, DC – Internet Association President & CEO Michael Beckerman issued the following statement in response to Senator Brian Schatz’s (D-HI) introduction of the Data Care Act of 2018: “As Ranking Member of the Communications, Technology, Innovation, and the Internet Subcommittee, Sen. Schatz has played a thoughtful leadership role on a range of technology policy… Read more
Washington, DC – Internet Association Director of Cloud Policy and Counsel Alla Seiffert issued the following statement upon the House passage of the Federal CIO Authorization Act of 2018: “The internet industry commends the House of Representatives for passing the Federal CIO Authorization Act. This bipartisan legislation demonstrates a strong commitment to empower the Federal… Read more
Internet Association Director, Trade Policy Jordan Haas issued the following statement on the signing of of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).
BERROYA: “Elizabeth and Alla both bring years of experience on issues ranging from data protection and intermediary liability to cloud computing and government IT modernization.” WASHINGTON, DC – Internet Association (IA) today announced the expansion of its Legal and Policy team with the addition of two new team members with expertise in data privacy, content moderation,… Read more
IA Senior Vice President, Global Government Affairs Melika Carroll issued the following statement today on The Australian Parliament’s Assistance and Access Bill 2018.
IA today announced the promotion of Michael Bloom to Vice President of Federal Government Affairs to oversee the association’s advocacy efforts before Congress and the federal government.
“Online job postings have more than tripled and half of all Americans are now using the internet to search for jobs. “ Michael Beckerman, IA President & CEO Washington, DC – Internet Association today released the August IA Industry Indicators: Jobs (3i Jobs) report, which presents monthly insights on the U.S. job market using data… Read more