June 04, 2014

*This advisory has been updated to reflect the change in location.

WASHINGTON, D.C.—Information Technology Industry Council (ITI) President and CEO Dean Garfield will testify at the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing: Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Reforms in Hart 216 tomorrow at 2:30 p.m. EDT. The focus of the hearing will be to examine the House-passed USA Freedom Act. Garfield has been confirmed as a witness and will testify on the hearing’s second panel along with other witnesses. 

WHO:  ITI President and CEO Dean Garfield                           

WHAT: Senate Select Committee on Intelligence hearing: Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Act (FISA) Reforms

WHEN: TOMORROW, Thursday, June 5, 2014, 2:30 p.m. EDT

WHERE: Hart Senate Office Building, 216, Washington, D.C. 

Garfield’s testimony will focus on how the technology sector has been impacted by the NSA revelations, and how enacting meaningful surveillance reform is a critical step forward in restoring public trust in the U.S. technology industry and the U.S. government. 

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