WASHINGTON—The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the leading think tank for science and technology policy, today released a
January 21, 2020
New Report Identifies 14 Bills That Should Form the Nucleus of Bipartisan Legislation to Accelerate Clean Energy Innovation
January 15, 2020
“Phase One” US-China Trade Deal Is Encouraging on IP and Tech Transfer, But Remaining Issues Will Require Allied Effort, Says ITIF
Today’s “phase one” agreement represents good progress toward curbing the systemic problems of intellectual property theft and forced technology transfers in China. But some of the thorniest issues confronting innovation-driven industries are still on the table, including the lavish industrial subsidies China showers on its companies, including its state-owned enterprises.
January 15, 2020
Congress Should Support, Not Hinder Commercial Use of Facial Recognition Technology, ITIF’s Castro Testifies
WASHINGTON—In testimony today before U.S.
January 14, 2020
Joint Statement From Trade Ministers of US, EU, Japan Is an Encouraging Step Toward Curbing China’s Mercantilism
January 13, 2020
US, EU, Japan Must Strengthen Trilateral Effort to Confront China’s Mercantilist Trade Practices, Leading Think Tank Advises
WASHINGTON—Against the backdrop of a pending “phase one” trade deal between the United States and China that will focus on farm, energy, and manufactured goods, the Information Technology and Innov
January 10, 2020
The former mayor seemed to be reading directly from the recent Brookings Institution/Information Technology and Innovation Foundation report “The Case for Growth Centers”.
January 7, 2020
China's trade practices and strong support for its own businesses are slowing down global innovation and causing harm to technological progress, with North American and European countries being the most affected.
January 2, 2020
ITIF President Rob Atkinson explained on NPR’s Throughline podcast how today’s skepticism of new technologies such as artificial intelligence, gene modification, and self-driving cars pales in comparison to the 19th century populist revolt against mechanized farming.
December 18, 2019
Rob Atkinson discussed the U.S. approach to innovation with regards to new technologies in this clip on emotionally intelligent robots.
December 13, 2019
Rob Atkinson told the Associated Press that “the agreement represents progress″ but said “the United States must still comprehensively address China’s rampant innovation mercantilist practices.″