Elizabeth Hyman Posts

  • Time for Congress to Agree On What They Agree On

    Dec 17, 2018, 13:59 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
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  • Building Corporate Culture Around Cybersecurity

    Oct 15, 2018, 13:14 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
    Creating a corporate culture that places significant emphasis on cybersecurity is vita in today's business world.
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  • 2018 State Government Affairs Policy Priorities

    Feb 6, 2018, 14:16 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
    As the CompTIA SGA Teams gears up for a busy 2018, we have highlighted a number of the key policy issues they will be addressing in 2018.
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  • To Fill U.S. Tech Jobs, We Must Experiment

    Aug 9, 2017, 13:34 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
    CompTIA executive vice president of public advocacy wrote an op-ed for Morning Consult on June 19 and described how by 2024, there will be 1.8 million unfilled tech jobs, according to CompTIA. Given technology’s importance to the economy, ensuring that we can fill those jobs should be a national priority.
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  • CompTIA Policy Agenda Set for 2017

    Jan 9, 2017, 17:29 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
    At the beginning of December, the CompTIA Policy Executive Board (PxB) met to review and finalize CompTIA’s 2017 policy priorities. This group is charged with ensuring all policy committees are aware of policy positions and initiatives, seek consensus for those positions, and provide guidance on the growth and direction of CompTIA advocacy activities.
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  • Distinguished Guests Join the PxB Annual Gathering

    Jan 5, 2017, 15:57 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
    During a Policy Executive Board (PxB) dinner in December, we were honored to have Congressman Will Hurd (R-TX), Ambassador Rufus Yerxa, President and CEO of the National Foreign Trade Council (NFTC), and Jeff Lambert from the American Legislative Exchange Council (ALEC) join us for a lively discussion on what the next several months may hold for tech policy and larger geopolitical considerations.
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  • Services Competitiveness Roadmap

    Aug 13, 2016, 18:07 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
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  • CompTIA at the Conventions

    Aug 1, 2016, 20:08 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
    CompTIA partnered with nearly a dozen other technology organizations in hosting Innovation Nation events at the RNC Convention in Cleveland and the DNC Convention in Philadelphia. Innovation Nation brought public policy into focus at signature events, engaging congressional leaders, campaign officials, and industry leaders in conversations to explore how an innovation agenda might take shape in the next Congress under their party’s president.
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  • 2015 Legislative Highlights and Look at 2016

    Jan 14, 2016, 13:31 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
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  • Data Breach Bill Advances to House Floor

    Apr 16, 2015, 20:07 PM by Elizabeth Hyman
    Yesterday the House Energy and Commerce Committee passed the Data Security and Breach Notification Act of 2015 by a vote of 29-20. We continue to support an effort to pass a federal preemption of state data breach laws to ensure that companies are subject to one notification requirement instead of a patchwork of laws – many of which are inconsistent with each other.
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