PublishedApril 25, 2012

CCIA’s 2012 Washington Caucus Agenda

The following is the agenda for CCIA’s 2012 Washington Caucus. Please note that all times may be subject to change. Registration will open through the end of the day. To register, please access the registration home page and follow the system prompts.  If you have any problems or questions, please contact Maggie Clark at (202)783-0070 ext. 120.




Ed Black

President & CEO

Computer & Communications Industry Association



Rep. Jason Chaffetz

Judiciary Committee

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

Oversight and Government Reform Committee

Subcommittee on Technology, Information Policy, Intergovernmental Relations and Procurement Reform



Senator Ron Wyden

Finance Committee

Chair, Subcommittee on International Trade, Customs and Global Competitiveness

Budget Committee

Select Committee on Intelligence



Rep. Lee Terry 

Energy & Commerce Committee

Subcommittee on Communications and Technology

Subcommittee on Energy and Power



Ambassador Demetrios Marantis

Office of the U.S. Trade Representative


 Rep. Jared Polis  

Judiciary Committee

Subcommittee on Crime, Terrorism, and Homeland Security



Rep. Anna Eshoo

Energy & Commerce Committee

Subcommittee on Communications, Technology and the Internet

Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence



Danny Weitzner

White House Deputy Chief Technology Officer for Internet Policy


12:05pm            LUNCHEON



Rep. Zoe Lofgren

Judiciary Committee

Chair, Subcommittee on Immigration Citizenship, Refugees, Border Security and International Law

Science Space and Technology Committee

Homeland Security Committee


1:35 pm

Deanna T. Okun

Chairman, International Trade Commission



Rep. Darrell Issa

Judiciary Committee

Subcommittee on Intellectual Property, Competition, and the Internet

Chairman, Oversight and Government Reform Committee



Rep. Bob Goodlatte

Judiciary Committee

Co-Chair, Congressional Internet Caucus

Chairman, House Republican High Technology Working Group



Nick Ashton-Hart

Geneva Representative, CCIA Europe


3:40pm             AFTERNOON BREAK SESSION



Eric L. Hirschhorn

Undersecretary for Industry & Security, Department of Commerce



Senator Mark Warner

Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee

Subcommittee on Communications, Technology, and the Internet

Subcommittee on Competitiveness, Innovation, and Export Promotion

Select Committee on Intelligence


5:00pm            CAUCUS ADJOURNS

  • Press Releases

CCIA Releases State Competition Landscape Map

Washington –  State legislatures have introduced a range of bills that could seek to change whether the government protects competing companies from competition, much as Europe does. The U.S. h...
  • Press Releases

CCIA Research Center, Engine Study Finds Startups Rely on Free and Low-Cost Digital Tools to Compete

Washington – In partnership with Engine, the CCIA Research Center released a new study investigating the role of free and low-cost digital tools and services in the startup ecosystem. The study find...
  • Press Releases

CCIA Supports Indiana’s Proposed Online Literacy Legislation

Washington – Indiana is joining a growing number of states who are considering proposals that would establish a digital literacy school curriculum to help children learn how to more safely and respo...