A bill to invest in innovation through research and development, and to improve the competitiveness of the United States.
New recommendations for the next president to consider when choosing a science advisor and establishing science and technology policy priorities, and guidance to the next science advisor for developing effective policy while serving in the White House.
EPA, FDA, and USDA have commissioned an independent study by the National Academy of Sciences (NAS), an expert analysis of the future landscape of biotechnology products, to support the National Strategy for Modernizing the Regulatory Framework for Biotechnology Products. Representatives of more than 12 scientific societies will meet to explore the findings, conclusions, and recommendations of the report.
The CSforAll initiative needs your input. CS stakeholders are being asked to provide: any announcements(s) or actions your organization is interested in announcing that would support K-12 computer science education in K-12, descriptions of existing, already-public efforts that the new action is building on, requests for help advancing this work (policy steps by Federal government, connecting you with another organization, participating in a call), and invitations to any potential upcoming White House events on this topic.
The OSTP Subcommittee on Ocean Science and Technology (SOST), under the Committee on Environment, Natural Resources, and Sustainability of the National Science and Technology Council, is initiating, in coordination with the National Ocean Council, development of an ocean-research plan to lay out priorities for future marine studies: “Ocean Research in the Coming Decade.”
Dr. John P. Holdren is Assistant to the President for Science and Technology, Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, and Co-Chair of the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST).