Education Partnership a Model Public-Private Partnership to Promote U.S. Leadership in Emerging Technologies and Expand Opportunity

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
SIIA Contact:  Suzy Wagner, 202.789.4450 

WASHINGTON, D.C. (October 7, 2020) – SIIA, the principal association for the software, information, and digital content industries, commented that the Administration’s Quantum.gov initiative and today’s release of the Quantum Frontier report are very positive steps.  

SIIA President and CEO, Jeff Joseph, issued the following statement:

“Today’s announcement that OSTP and the National Science Foundation (NSF) have brought together members of the National Q-12 Education Partnership to “chart a path forward for expanding QIS education opportunities in K-12 classrooms” is also very important.  SIIA strongly believes that the government and the private sector can work productively together as this Partnership demonstrates to enhance American leadership in emerging technologies, as well as create opportunities for U.S. students.”

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