MAR 01, 2015 | US
Media Advisory: BSA CEO, Board Members and Sen. Hatch Announce Priorities for Software Industry
To conclude BSA member fly-in, BSA CEO and board members will provide comments on patent reform, government access to data, and global trade issues
WHAT: BSA President & CEO Victoria Espinel, in conjunction with Senator Orrin Hatch (R – Utah), Microsoft’s Brad Smith and Salesforce.com’s Burke Norton will address progress made on the most pressing issues facing the software industry and the next steps for patent reform, striking the right balance between privacy protections and government access to private data, and moving forward on global trade agreements. The comments conclude a full day of meetings with Members of Congress and the Administration as part of BSA’s General Counsel fly-in.
- Senator Orrin Hatch (R – Utah)
- Victoria Espinel, President & CEO, BSA | The Software Alliance
- Brad Smith, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, Microsoft
- Burke Norton, Executive Vice President & Chief Legal Office, Salesforce.com
WHEN: Tuesday, March 3 at 3:45 p.m.
WHERE: Senate Visitor Center, Room 201
BSA members participating in Fly-In meetings include: Adobe, Altium, Apple, CA Technologies, Dell, IBM, Microsoft, Minitab, Oracle, Salesforce.com, and Siemens.
For more information, contact BSA Senior Communications Manager Kara Kelber at (202) 266-2526 or KaraK@bsa.org.
BSA |“软件联盟”(www.bsa.org) 是全球软件行业的主要倡导者，旨在代表该行业，向政府和国际市场发声。其成员包括全球最具创新力的公司，这些公司制定的软件解决方案，不但能够刺激经济，还能提升现代生活的品质。
BSA 的总部位于华盛顿特区，其营运机构遍布 30 多个国家。BSA 凭借这些机构，率先涉足合规项目，以期促进使用合法软件、倡导制定公共政策，并以此培养技术创新能力，以及推动发展数字经济。