Life Sciences, Agricultural Biotech, and Energy

Life Sciences, Agricultural Biotech, and Energy

Innovation is central to addressing global climate change while increasing economic growth, boosting international competitiveness, and eliminating energy poverty. It is likewise essential to promoting human health, agricultural productivity, and ecological sustainability.

Life Sciences, Agricultural Biotech, and Energy
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June 9, 2009
In a testimony before the Judiciary Subcommittee on Commercial and Administrative Law, Rob Atkinson discusses why discriminatory taxes on wireless services have a negative impact on economic growth and innovation.
June 1, 2009
To succeed, the Obama administration's cybersecurity strategy needs to include private sector businesses, individual citizens, and other countries.
May 26, 2009
Vendors should play a huge role in developing certification requirements for electronic health record systems.
May 26, 2009
ITIF proposes a new framework for the use of persistent cookies on government websites given the current trends in e-government.
May 21, 2009
Please join ITIF to discuss how “Fiber to the Library” (FTTL), as a national spearhead deployment project, could quickly deliver access to next-generation broadband.
May 14, 2009
Join ITIF and an expert panel for an event exploring policies Congress and the Administration can consider to drive the use of IT to enhance mobility, increase transportation safety and make a positive impact on the environment.
April 30, 2009
Please join us for a provocative forum with award-winning scientist and science fiction writer David Brin general to explore how we can restore faith that progress and innovation will lead to a better future
April 29, 2009
Join ITIF & LSE in London to discuss findings from a report that estimates the impact on employment of additional investment in three important technologies: broadband Internet, intelligent transportation systems, and the smart grid.
April 29, 2009
ITIF & LSE Enterprise estimate the impact on U.K. employment of additional investment in broadband Internet, intelligent transportation systems, and the smart grid.
April 23, 2009
Listening to debates over IT policy, it would be easy for a casual observer to believe that the United States has only one goal for the digital economy: spurring broadband.

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Life Sciences
Life Sciences: supporting advances in human biotechnology; pharmaceuticals; and health care policy outside the realm of IT.
Agricultural Biotech
Agricultural Biotech: supporting advances in plant and animal biotechnology to increase agricultural productivity and sustainably boost production of food, feed, and fiber.
Energy and Climate
Energy and Climate: policies to encourage innovative energy research, development, and deployment; clean-tech trade; and clean energy manufacturing.