IBM Chief Executive Ginni Rometty is one of more than a dozen U.S. executives serving on an advisory council that Trump has formed to consult him on job creation.
The group, which includes numerous other top business leaders, aims to give industry input on the private sector to Trump.
Tillerson's experience in diplomacy stems from making deals with foreign countries for Exxon, although questions have been raised about his relations with Russia.
Leaders from Alphabet, Apple and Facebook are among a small group of tech leaders invited to the summit that will take place at Trump Tower in New York City.
It was expected to touch nearly every sector of the U.S. economy and have the greatest impact on nonprofit groups, retail companies, hotels and restaurants.
H-1B visas admit 65,000 workers and another 20,000 graduate student workers each year.
Technology and its impact on the global economy is much bigger than any president.
In the battle of the presidential campaign slogans, one side won by an Electoral College landslide.
'Disprove your critics,' he tells the president elect.
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Specialization is better than generalization, Trump teaches us. That's why white working-class men loved him.
But he acknowledges the fight to ensure people's privacy from government snooping won't get any easier under Trump.
Trump's administration will bring big changes to the tech world. Here's what you should look out for as a consumer.
Far-fetched as it may sound, the plan started gathering steam after Tuesday night's surprising vote.
Technology was a major player this election cycle.