Department of Commerce (DOC)

Commerce appoints 16 experts to new internet-of-things advisory board


Inaugural members of the committee include former DOE chief technology officer Pete Tseronis.

NTIS chief data scientist: Public-private partnership authority can help agencies with explainable AI


The National Technical Information Service helps agencies to improve data collection, labeling and classifying, and use data to ensure machine-learning models can be trusted.

Commerce appoints 24 experts to committee advising on semiconductor R&D


Members will make recommendations on programs funded by the CHIPS and Science Act and new public-private partnerships.

Biden administration appoints six policy experts to lead CHIPS Act implementation


Ronnie Chatterji will serve as White House Coordinator for CHIPS implementation at the National Economic Council.

President’s science and tech advisors recommend launch of $500M fund for semiconductor startups


The President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology say such a fund would boost innovation by supporting chip manufacturers during the most vulnerable stages of company development.

Google Public Sector CEO: open-source chips likely to be ‘hundreds of times’ cheaper for researchers


Will Grannis tells FedScoop that projects like a recent agreement between Google and NIST to produce open-source chips will improve cybersecurity by encouraging researchers to become more involved in the hardware design process.