Women entrepreneurs embrace technology. Women business owners are important consumers of technology and incredible innovators driving technological advancement. Stifling innovation by moving away from light touch regulation that has helped the broadband Internet and technology sector flourish means less investment and less access to the technologies and platforms that help women business owners compete and succeed.
Join WIPP’s Technology Working Group to get access to exclusive policy briefings and teleconferences with industry experts and policymakers on technology related issues. Working Group members receive special communications on policy, regulations, and research on this subject matter.
The following is a list of legislation that WIPP is actively following:
S. 2846 – Small Business Innovation Protection Act of 2016
S. 2812 – SBIR/STTR Reauthorization Act of 2016
H.R. 4783 – Commercializing on Small Business Innovation Act of 2016
H.R. 4742 – Promoting Women in Entrepreneurship Act
S. 2116 – Small Business Broadband and Emerging Information Technology Enhancement Act of 2015
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By Ivana Pivovarnik
By Ann Sullivan, WIPP’s Chief Advocate