National Science and Technology Council

U.S. chief data scientist explains government’s push for greater use of disaggregated data


Denice Ross spells out her priorities over the last 10 months leading the government's data strategy.

MITRE: White House biometrics definition requires rethink


OSTP conflated three distinct concepts as biometrics, which will lead to confusion as it attempts craft an AI Bill of Rights.

GAO gives 3 priority recommendations to White House on science and tech issues


The recommendations entail increasing collaboration among agencies to improve research results and avoid duplication.

Better use of cloud can improve outlook for agencies’ AI development, White House report says


The Select Committee on Artificial Intelligence has recommendations for agencies to better utilize cloud computing in federally funded AI research and development.

White House seeks public help in developing quantum policy


A National Science and Technology Council subcommittee is seeking public input to help it develop policy for quantum computing.