Department of Commerce

FirstNet Partners with AT&T to Build $46.5 Billion Wireless Broadband Network for America’s First Responders

The Department of Commerce and First Responder Network Authority (FirstNet) announced the selection of AT&T to build the first nationwide wireless broadband network dedicated to America’s first responders.

Green Paper: Fostering the Advancement of the Internet of Things

The goal of this paper is to identify elements of an approach for the Department of Commerce to foster the advancement of the Internet of Things (IoT).

Secretary of Commerce Pritzker Highlights Key Departmental Accomplishments During Obama Administration

Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker submitted her exit memorandum to President Barack Obama highlighting the Department of Commerce’s major accomplishments that helped grow the US economy during the past eight years.

Investing in the Cybersecurity Workforce of Tomorrow

The Obama Administration has worked aggressively on several fronts to rapidly expand and train the cybersecurity workforce of the future.

Digital Economy Board Issues Recommendations to Encourage Economic Growth and Opportunity

US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker received a series of recommendations from members of the Digital Economy Board of Advisors that identify key actions the US Department of Commerce can take to support the digital economy, encourage growth an

US Deputy Secretary of Commerce Bruce Andrews Delivers Keynote Remarks on Tech Workforce Development at Urban Alliance Event

US Deputy Secretary of Commerce Bruce Andrews delivered keynote remarks at an event hosted by the Urban Alliance on “Young People, Tech and the Future of Work.” The event brought together leaders in government, business, and academia to collaborat

Commerce Sec Penny Pritzker Delivers Keynote on Cybersecurity Commission Recommendations at USTelecom Forum

US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered a keynote address to USTelecom’s eighth National Cybersecurity Policy Reform on a report issued Dec 2 by the Commission on Enhancing National Cybersecurity.

Sec Pritzker Calls for US-China Collaboration to Build Robust, Open Digital Economy

US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered remarks at the US-China Joint Commission on Commerce and Trade (JCCT) Collaborative Program on the Digital Economy.

Understanding the Changing Nature of Work

Recent advances in technology have changed how workers and employers interact in the 21st century labor market.

Sec Pritzker Keynote on Digital Privacy and Security at Council on Foreign Relations

US Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered a keynote address at an event hosted by the Council on Foreign Relations on Privacy and Data in the Age of Surveillance.