Public Policy

TAI serves as the voice advocating for a technology-based, pro-growth, business-focused agenda. TAI is the leader in advocacy for technology-based companies and emerging technologies in Iowa.

TAI is the leader in advocacy for technology-based companies and emerging technologies in Iowa. The organization influences legislation and policies at the federal, state, and local levels to impact Iowa's technology industry’s growth and sustainability. TAI educates and informs policymakers on issues and challenges that are important to Iowa's technology sectors. From the Iowa Statehouse and the Office of the Governor, to legislative committee rooms and city halls across the state, TAI is the voice advocating for a technology-based, pro-growth, business-focused agenda.

TAI’s 2022 legislative initiatives:
TAI’S 2022 LEGISLATIVE priorities:

TECHPAC

The Technology Association of Iowa’s Political Action Committee (TechPAC) is committed to supporting candidates who advocate for the state’s technology industry.

TechPAC allows TAI members to combine their financial resources to support Iowa General Assembly candidates and candidates for statewide office who champion technology-based, pro-innovation, business-focused policy.

IOWA TECH POLICY PODCAST

TAI’s legislative podcast covering technology-focused legislation during session at the Iowa Statehouse. 

Hosts Mollie Ross and Brian Waller speak with state lawmakers and Iowa technology companies from various industries on specific tech legislation, what it means for Iowans how it may impact tech companies across the state. 

Content covers topics such as technology & education, cybersecurity, telemedicine, diversity and inclusion, broadband and connectivity, remote workers based in Iowa (working for out-of-state companies), the Governor’s agenda, and state incentive programs for tech companies.

The Iowa Tech Policy Podcast is proudly sponsored by SHAZAM, with additional support provided by Dentons Davis Brown.

How to get involved

Interest Form

Public Policy Committee

Please fill out this form to indicate your interest in joining the Technology Association of Iowa’s Public Policy Committee. The Committee supports TAI in its efforts to influence legislation and policies at the state level to impact the growth and sustainability of Iowa’s technology industry and to educate and inform policymakers on issues and challenges that are important to Iowa’s technology sectors.

Participation in TAI committees is exclusively reserved for individuals employed by TAI member organizations. Not a member? Join now.

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Interest Form

Join A TAI Roundtable

Please fill out this form to indicate your interest in joining one of Technology Association of Iowa’s Roundtables.

Participation in the CIO, CISO or CEO Roundtables is exclusively reserved for technology executives of TAI member organizations with these (or comparable) job titles. All other TAI Roundtables is exclusively reserved for individuals employed by TAI member organizations. Not a member? Join now.

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