Non-Affiliated Experts

Individuals not affiliated with ITIF who have participated in ITIF events or co-authored an ITIF publication.

Ro Khanna

Ro Khanna
Deputy Assistant Secretary for Domestic Operations
International Trade Administration

Ro Khanna was appointed by President Obama to serve as the Deputy Assistant Secretary for the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service at the United States Department of Commerce. The U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service, part of the International Trade Administration, is the key export promotion agency of the federal government. Read more »

James Baller

James Baller
President
Baller Herbst Law Group

Jim Baller is president of the Baller Herbst Law Group, a national law firm based in Washington, DC, and Minneapolis, MN. He represents clients in a broad range of communications matters nationally and in more than 35 states. He is also the founder and president of the US Broadband Coalition, a broad and diverse consortium of more than 160 prominent organizations that helped to forge a national consensus on the need for a comprehensive broadband strategy for the United States and recommended the framework reflected in the Federal Communications Commission’s National Broadband Plan. Read more »

Aric Newhouse

Aric Newhouse
Senior Vice President
National Association of Manufacturers

Aric Newhouse is the senior vice president for policy and government relations at the National Association of Manufacturers (NAM). In addition to serving as the NAM’s lead government relations staff member, he is responsible for the development and implementation of the NAM’s broad policy agenda. Read more »

Adam Segal

Adam Segal
Senior Fellow
Council on Foreign Relations

Adam Segal is the Ira A. Lipman Senior Fellow for Counterterrorism and National Security Studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. He is the author of two books on Asia and technology, the most recent is Advantage: How American Innovation Can Overcome the Asian Challenge (Norton, 2011). Read more »

Marc A. Rodwin

Marc A. Rodwin
Professor
Suffolk University Law School

Marc A. Rodwin is Professor of Law at Suffolk University Law School. Read more »

Cathy Betz

Cathy Betz
Vice President, Government Affairs
Wolters Kluwer Pharma Solutions

Cathy is responsible for developing and executing Wolters Kluwer Pharma Solution’s government affairs strategy which is designed to educate and inform federal and state legislators and other interest groups on health policy issues of interest to the company’s various business enterprises. A well respected advocate and spokesperson on health policy and health law issues, Cathy brings over 25 years of legislative and government affairs experience to this role, including policy development, legislative and regulatory analysis, stakeholder relations and consensus building. Read more »

Ann B. Waldo

Ann B. Waldo
Partner
Wittie, Letsche & Waldo, LLP

Ms. Waldo’s law practice is focused on privacy, information security and health care issues. She is experienced in advising clients regarding privacy compliance, risk management, information security, marketing, international data transfers, and integrating privacy goals into business strategies. She counsels and represents clients regarding public policy, external relations, and government relations matters in the fields of privacy and health care. Read more »

Burton Lee

Burton Lee
Lecturer, European Entrepreneurship and Innovation
Stanford School of Engineering

Based in Silicon Valley, Dr. Burton Lee lectures on European Entrepreneurship and Innovation in the Stanford School of Engineering, where he has successfully developed partnerships with European national and regional governments and industry in Italy, Finland, Denmark, Norway, Ireland, France, Spain, Romania and Estonia. Dr. Read more »

Mark Udall

Mark Udall
U.S. Senator
Colorado

Mark Udall has represented Colorado in the U.S. Senate and U.S. House of Representatives since 1999. Udall’s assignments on the Armed Services, Energy and Natural Resources, Intelligence and Aging committees give him a platform to address issues important to Colorado, and he is known for reaching across party lines to solve problems. Read more »

Mark Rice

Mark Rice
President
Maritime Applied Physics Corporation

Mark Rice is President of the Maritime Applied Physics Corporation. After working for several engineering firms and U.S. Government laboratories, he formed Maritime Applied Physics Corporation (MAPC) in 1986. MAPC has both R&D and production work with offices in Maryland, Virginia and Maine. MAPC currently designs and manufactures electro-mechanical systems that range from submarine and surface ship components to commercial motion control systems. The company has recently completed two unmanned surface vessels for the U.S. Read more »

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