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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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CALinnovates in the News

  • February 12, 2019

    USC Study: Rooftop Digital Advertising On Taxis & Rideshare Vehicles Could Stimulate The LA Economy Up To $16 Million Annually

  • February 8, 2019

    New Poll Shows LA Voters Overwhelmingly Reject Proposal To Harm Taxi Industry And Driver Well-Being

  • January 25, 2019

    California Cities Take A Giant Step Backward On 5G

  • January 15, 2019

    5G Rollout Will Maximize San Francisco’s Competitive Edge

  • November 13, 2018

    No Cell Service During The Tournament Of Roses? Not This Year.

  • October 24, 2018

    California’s New Internet Law: Just Another Swing And A Miss

  • August 23, 2018

    5G Networks And Infrastructure: The Prescription For Improving Telemedicine

  • August 6, 2018

    The Millennial Dilemma: Too Many Smartphones And Not Enough Bandwidth


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