The Institute

The LGBT Technology Institute is a tax-exempt not-for-profit organization conducting cutting edge research at the intersection of LGBT communities and technology and creates resources, tools, and programs to support LGBT communities.

The Partnership

The LGBT Technology Partnership brings together cutting edge tech companies, nonprofit organizations, policy makers, scholars and innovators to improve access, increase inclusion, ensure safety and empower entrepreneurship for LGBT communities around technology.

Helping Homeless Youth Stay Connected: Connect 4 Life.


A Vision for Inclusion: An LGBT Broadband Future

Given the many societal and political challenges encountered by LGBT individuals on a daily basis, Internet and broadband technologies play a critical role for the LGBT community in all aspects of life. The LGBT Technology Partnership & Institute’s newest research project, a Vision for Inclusion: An LGBT Broadband Future, released June 26, 2014, brings together a wide range of research to explore the importance of broadband technologies to the LGBT community. Download here.


Latest blog

  • June 25, 2015

    Open Spectrum Auctions Are Beneficial to the LGBT Community

    Next year, the FCC is scheduled to auction off valuable spectrum that is currently licensed and held by television broadcasters to be purchased by wireless

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  • June 12, 2015

    Mobile Connectivity for LGBT – More Than Just a Connection to Friends

    As avid, daily mobile phone users, we don’t often spend a lot of time thinking about how our texts, emails or Snapchats move from one

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  • May 22, 2015

    Happy Memorial Day Weekend

    From all of us here at LGBT Technology Partnership & Institute – Happy Memorial Day in the United States! We salute all of those individuals

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  • May 5, 2015

    Technology Plays a Vital Role in the LGBT Community

    This post is co-authored by Christopher Wood and Nuala O’Connor, President & CEO, Center for Democracy & Technology.  This year has been one of tremendous

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  • May 1, 2015

    Weekly Link Roundup for Week Ending May 1, 2015

    This week the Supreme Court finally heard arguments to decide whether states have the right to ban same sex marriage.  The case arises from four

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