The Center for Data Innovation welcomes the goals of the EHDS initiative and agrees that adopting measures to enable better data exchange will facilitate artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled healthcare applications in the EU and allow firms to pursue economies of scale across EU markets.
Testimonies & Filings
February 4, 2021
January 29, 2021
Organizational efficiencies should not be an opportunity to enforce precautionary measures in innovation markets.
January 26, 2021
The Center for Data Innovation has filed comments with the U.S. Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (the “Bureau”) on developing regulations to implement section 1033 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, which provides for consumer access to financial records.
January 25, 2021
Comments to the European Commission on Collective Bargaining Agreements for Self-Employed Platform Workers
The Commission’s inception impact assessment envisages the possibility of no longer enforcing competition laws with respect to independent platform workers in order to improve their working conditions. The four options identified by the European Commission are misguided and detrimental to consumers, platform workers, and innovation. ITIF articulates 10 better ways to improve the working conditions of economically vulnerable platform workers while preserving the proper enforcement of EU competition laws in a fast-changing and highly innovative digital platform economy.
January 22, 2021
ITIF supports quickly disbursing critical relief in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. But the FCC also should consider how the emergency broadband benefit program can serve as a bridge to a better, more rational subsidy program than the current Lifeline system.
October 19, 2020
The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation submitted feedback to the Department of Defense’s (DoD) Request for Information on Dynamic Spectrum Sharing for 5G networks.
October 15, 2020
The Center for Data Innovation has responded to a request for comment from the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) on its draft white paper, “Four Principles of Explainable Artificial Intelligence,” which seeks to develop principles encompassing the core concepts of explainable AI.
October 6, 2020
Testimony to the U.S. International Trade Commission on Digital Trade and the Moratorium on Digital Duties
An increasing number of countries have come to realize that digital technologies and products are part of a fierce race for global innovation and technological advantage. Rather than invest the time, resources, and expertise to help their firms and workers become more competitive and innovative, they turn to digital protectionism. The testimony focuses on the evolution and impact of U.S. digital trade policy, especially its focus on making the moratorium on digital duties clear and permanent.
September 30, 2020
A gene from spinach protects the American Chestnut against an exotic disease that has driven it to the verge of extinction. It's time to change that.
September 25, 2020
Comments to the UK Parliament’s Subcommittee on International Agreement Regarding U.S.-UK Digital Trade
ITIF submitted comments to the United Kingdom’s Subcommittee on International Agreement for its investigation into UK-U.S. trade negotiations.