Action Alert: Join NVTC Leadership to Discuss 2016 Policy Agenda for Virginia
NVTC members are invited to participate on a conference call with NVTC leadership from 8:00 a.m. - 8:45 a.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 24. During the call, NVTC leaders will seek member input on ideas and initiatives for the NVTC Executive Committee to consider as it drafts NVTC's goals and priorities to support NVTC’s advocacy efforts in Richmond during the 2016 legislative session. NVTC members are encouraged to participate on the call and to provide specific ideas and initiatives that help to achieve the high-level objectives outlined in NVTC’s Policy Priority Framework which can be found below.
If you would like to participate in the call, please email NVTC Public Policy Manager Troy Murphy to receive dial-in instructions. If you are unable to participate in the call but would still like to offer your input, please email your suggestions and ideas to Troy Murphy. To review NVTC's 2015 Legislative Agenda, click here.
NVTC's Policy Priority Framework
The Northern Virginia Technology Council (NVTC) has worked for many years in partnership with Virginia policymakers to advance a strong, innovative technology policy framework.
As the largest technology council in the country, NVTC members are business leaders focused on the broad business climate of our state and communities. We are some of the largest employers in the state and include many of the most successful technology companies in the world, as well as hundreds of small, energetic and growing entrepreneurial enterprises.
Central to Virginia's future economic growth is an environment that aggressively promotes technology, entrepreneurship and innovation within a framework of forward-looking policies that include strong public private partnerships and regulatory restraint.
NVTC's Policy Priority Framework promotes a long-term blueprint for policies and investments that ensure Virginia remains a top state for business and a global technology center.
Specifically, NVTC's legislative advocacy program will focus on policies that support the following goals:
Competitiveness and Economic Growth