Office of Science and Technology Policy
Trump to nominate Michael Kratsios to U.S. CTO role
He's been the office's defacto leader for much of the past two years.
The White House now has a special webpage for its AI efforts
The page is a "hub" for information on federal AI initiatives, Michael Kratsios said.
White House launches National Quantum Coordination Office
The office will, as its name implies, coordinate quantum efforts between agencies across the government.
President Trump signs executive order on national AI strategy
The "American AI Initiative" lays out a "multi-pronged approach" to American leadership in AI.
Americans don’t think government should restrict use of facial recognition tech, survey says
The results of a Center for Data Innovation survey suggest Americans are willing to trade any privacy concerns for public safety and conveniences like faster airport screening.
2018 in review: Government leadership can’t get enough AI
The executive and legislative branches grappled with questions of research and development funding and tech regulation in 2018.