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Jun222016

During her remarks, Secretary Pritzker emphasized the importance of remaining committed to the Principles for Internet Policy Making developed by the OECD in 2011 that stress a flexible, multistakeholder approach to Internet policymaking and strengthen international cooperation. She urged OECD member states to redouble their commitment to the OECD principles of openness, to the free flow of...

Jun202016

Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker introduced President Barack Obama at the SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington, D.C. Since taking office, President Obama’s Administration has worked tirelessly with the private sector to move the U.S. economy from recession to recovery to expansion. During her remarks, Secretary Pritzker highlighted President Obama’s vision in creating...

Jun202016

Today, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered the keynote address at the 2016 SelectUSA Investment Summit in Washington, D.C. Hosted by the International Trade Administration, the summit brought together more than 2,400 participants to discuss the role foreign direct investment (FDI) plays in the U.S. economy and encourage investment in the United States.

Jun152016

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered remarks at the Central Illinois Chamber of Commerce fly-in on Tuesday, June 14 in Washington, D.C. Hosted by the Peoria, Illinois Area Chamber of Commerce, the event invited more than 50 Peoria business leaders and local Illinois elected officials to discuss issues impacting the Central Illinois area.

Jun072016

U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered the keynote address on Monday at the American Association of Exporters and Importers (AAEI) Annual Conference. AAEI represents U.S. companies engaged in global trade and works to advocate on behalf of its members before Congress, executive agencies, and multi-lateral organizations, including the World Trade Organization (WTO).

May192016

On May 18, U.S. Secretary of Commerce Penny Pritzker delivered keynote remarks at the Global Digital Challenge Initiative Conference hosted by the Bipartisan Policy Center and the Mike Rogers Center for Intelligence and Global Affairs. This conference brought together leaders in policy, business and technology to discuss issues critical to the global digital economy, such as cybersecurity and...

May162016

On behalf of President Obama, the Commerce Department, and the entire Administration, congratulations to all of the recipients of the 2016 President’s “E” and ”E-Star” Awards. Each of you has made significant contributions to not only U.S. exports, but to our country’s competitiveness and economic dynamism by creating good jobs for our people. I think that warrants a round of applause. Our...

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