Past Events

December 3, 2013 - 9:00am
This panel discussion will investigate the reforms that are needed to advance SBIR/STTR and boost commercialization through small businesses.
November 21, 2013 - 9:00am
This panel discussion will investigate the current state of semiconductor innovation and the reforms and investments necessary to meet the potential of Moore’s Law.
November 20, 2013 - 9:00am
This event will discuss the nature and importance of next-gen data center technologies and the role government can play as an early adopter.
October 29, 2013 - 12:00pm
A discussion on the changing opportunities for consumers to access legal digital content.
October 29, 2013 - 9:30am
A diverse panel of experts will discuss: What innovative technologies are advancing the smart grid? How can policy accelerate this transition? Does America need a Utility 2.0?
October 23, 2013 - 9:00am
ITIF and a panel of leading experts will discuss the roots of the Deployment Consensus, the reasons a “deployment-first” strategy will fail, and why innovation-driven energy policies are the solution.
October 16, 2013 - 9:00am
Representatives from Nordic nations will share their experience of crafting innovation policy and building globally competitive, 21st-century innovation economies.
October 8, 2013 - 9:00am
A discussion of how cloud computing will evolve over the next 5-10 years and the implications this will have for consumers, businesses, and policy makers.
October 1, 2013 - 12:00pm
Panelists will explore the impact of allegations that the NSA has deliberately introduced vulnerabilities in cryptographic protocols.
September 27, 2013 - 9:00am
This panel discussion will explore where the nation stands with the phase-out of the PSTN and the full deployment of IP broadband, on both the policy and technical fronts.