Kushner has said through his private attorney that he will cooperate with all inquiries, including the Mueller probe and a pair of congressional committee investigations. He also cited some examples of the current technology infrastructure, noting the use of floppy discs in Pentagon "legacy systems". The ATC was designed by Trump to help cut government waste.
CEOs from firms such as Adobe, Akamai, Alphabet, Amazon, Apple, Intel, Microsoft, Oracle, Palantir, and Qualcomm were in attendance, along with investors such as Peter Thiel, who was one of the few Silicon Valley execs to show support for Trump during his presidential campaign. Unfortunately, the dark cloud looming over the Trump administration because of the Russian Federation investigation prevents many Americans, including tech industry leaders, from taking the council seriously. They are expected to discuss different issues including shrinking the government, reducing federal employees, improving government services, and eliminating regulations among others.
White House senior adviser Jared Kushner listens as Assistant to the President Chris Liddell speaks at the opening session of the White House meeting with technology Chief Executive Officers to mark "technology week", Monday, June 19, 2017, in the Indian Treat Room of the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington.
Trump signed another order in March to establish the White House Office of American Innovation to bring together the best ideas from government, the private sector, and other thought leaders so as to "ensure that America is ready to solve today's most intractable problems".
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"We're embracing big change, bold thinking, and outsider perspectives to transform government and make it the way it should be, and at far less cost".
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In an interview with CNN, Republican Governor Rick Scott from Florida said executives who did not attend the meeting "missed out".
The federal government spends more than $80 billion annually on information technology, employing about 113,000 IT professionals, according to the White House.
He added that his office is "working with hundreds of talented civil servants", and that they "have set ambitious goals and empowered interagency teams to tackle our objectives".
Apple CEO Tim Cook praised the White House for focusing on improving its technology, which he said would be an investment that would quickly pay off.
It comes after some technology executives clashed with Trump over his decision to exit the Paris climate accord. The White House is also interested in using new technologies like big data and machine learning to tackle issues like illegal immigration and federal resource fraud.
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