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Public Policy

Representing the aggregate voice of more than 1,400 member companies, the Pittsburgh Technology Council employs an experienced government relations team that works to educate individual technology firms about government-related threats and opportunities, while also working to promote a pro-growth public policy agenda on behalf of the entire region’s technology industry.

Upcoming Events

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Public Policy Based Events Include:

Business to Government Series: Federal and state governments are among the largest consumers of technology. They often require solutions that have yet to be invented. As the trade association representing the region’s innovators, the PTC works to educate businesses about R&D and procurement-related opportunities at all levels of government. Through our Business-to-Government Series we have hosted the following leaders:

  • CIO – Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
  • Director of DARPA
  • Secretary of the PA DEP
  • Undersecretary of the U.S. DOE
  • Chief Commercialization Officer of the U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security

Public Policy Series

For more information contact Brian Kennedy, Senior Vice President for Operations and Government Affairs at bkennedy@pghtech.org.

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Learn how @Creatotech is one of #Pittsburgh's top full stack web design agencies. https://t.co/toFiMi7oUS

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Our Explore the Floor series is back on Thursday, September 1, as we visit @IndSci_Corp brought to you by our sponsors at @bizowie!

Registration is open at https://t.co/z1cbKCmh6c https://t.co/7e2SY40RNd

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Learn how @BehaiviorAI is taking advantage of its $10K @comcast RISE award to to use #artificialintelligence to fight drug addiction. https://t.co/4cVtqdJcY3

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Get all of the details on the PQI 2022 Event scheduled for the week of Sept. 12, 2022. PQI will cover a wide range of topics in quantum science and engineering https://t.co/RixAi51Uj7

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

On this podcast, learn how he Open Door provides affordable, safe and supportive homes for individuals living with HIV who are not eligible for more traditional housing programs. https://t.co/9y7MixAYml

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Tune in to TechVibe Radio Sunday (8/14) to learn more about IEEE and its presence in Pittsburgh as we welcome Joe Cioletti and Russ Harrison. You will be amazed at its history and what it's doing now to promote advancement of technology. https://t.co/dr15Ds9W6K

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Meet Blue, our Pet of the Week from @HARPSavesLives:

This sweet guy came to HARP when his previous owners didn't have enough time for him. He is looking for a home with no cats that can give him the love he deserves. If you're interested in our boy Blue, contact HARP today! https://t.co/MjRqDM7n0L

PGH Tech Council
PGH Tech Council

Tune in to TechVibe Radio Sunday (8/14) at 6 AM on 100.1 FM to learn more about @IEEEorg and its presence in #Pittsburgh as we welcome Joseph Cioletti and Russ Harrison. You will be amazed at its history and what it's doing now to promote advancement of technology. https://t.co/a0NQ44yE6S