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What Technical Leaders Want from the White House

With a new president-elect scheduled to take office in January, technical leaders are waiting to see how the incoming administration’s policies will affect the industry. Fast Company asked a wide range of tech executives and entrepreneurs want they want from the new administration, including ABI’s CEO and President Telle Whitney. “By addressing the industry’s continuing need for skilled technical workers through initiatives such as Computer Science for All and other efforts to include a more diverse array of participants in technical roles, the administration can help to develop a broader bench of talent and help drive innovation,” Telle explained.

“The administration can also help to address how stereotypes often hold us back from achieving our full potential by hiring and featuring diverse technical leaders such as U.S. CTO Megan Smith and through initiatives such as the Tech Inclusion Pledge and Summits.”

Read the full Fast Company article.