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Who we are

CALinnovates is a non-partisan coalition of tech companies, founders, funders and non-profits determined to make the new economy a reality. We’re guided by tech, policy and political veterans who understand how to support and deliver upon a vision for the future of the digital economy.

What we do

CALinnovates educates policymakers, elected officials and regulators on the virtues of delivering a 21st Century digital economy on issues of importance to the technology community at the local, state and federal levels of public policy.

Our mission

CALinnovates’ mission is to elevate public awareness and inform public policymakers about the importance of advancing a more modern economy, one that creates new companies, jobs and opportunities by leveraging technology to address our biggest public challenges.


Our principles

  • Support Pro-Investment Policies
  • Champion Pro-Competition Policies
  • Foster Environment of Regulatory Certainty
  • Drive Implementation of 21st Century Infrastructure
  • Encourage Broadband Expansion and Adoption
  • Promote Consumer Choice
  • Inspire Broad Economic Growth Through Innovation

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  • November 16, 2016

    Graham Richard Is Bringing Business And Government Together To Encourage Clean Energy

  • November 14, 2016

    Kyra Worthy Is Helping The City Of Richmond Help Itself

  • November 14, 2016

    Wanted: Hotel Industry’s Bent Policies

  • November 11, 2016

    Technology Can Help Heal This Divided Country

  • November 10, 2016

    The 3 Words Shaking The Tech Sector: President Donald Trump

  • November 3, 2016

    The Cautionary Tale Of George Hotz And The Self-Driving Car


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