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SIIA Congratulates Kelvin Droegemeier on Senate Confirmation to Head Office of Science and Technology Policy
WASHINGTON, DC (January 3, 2018) – The Software & Information Industry Association (SIIA), the principal association for the software and digital content industries, today congratulated Kelvin Droegemeier on his confirmation to head the White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP).
SIIA Senior Vice President for Public Policy, Mark MacCarthy, issued the following statement:
“SIIA congratulates Kelvin Droegemeier on his confirmation to head the Office of Science and Technology Policy. Open data and artificial intelligence are but a few issues that will be of critical importance to the software and digital content industries in 2019. We look forward to looking with Kelvin and OSTP on these and other policy matters."
SIIA is an umbrella association that represents constituencies from technology, data and media companies. Through in-person and online business development opportunities, peer networking, corporate education, intellectual property protection and government relations, SIIA provides a network of resources for its 800+ member companies that drive innovation and growth. For more information, visit www.siia.net.