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Blake Hunsaker, left, and Dave Anderson, right, of Teem talk with Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox during Tech Day on the Hill at the Capitol in Salt Lake City on Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018.

Lt. Gov. Spencer Cox joined key tech industry leaders and legislators at the Capitol for Tech Day on the Hill. Discussion topics included industry challenges, job creation and opportunities.

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According to the U.S Bureau of Labor Statistics, Utah had the greatest percentage of tech job growth in the nation in 2016 at 7.7 percent. Careers in software and information technology represent more than 73,000 jobs among more than 4,000 companies, according to the bureau.

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