ITIF Senior Analyst Stephen Ezell presented on the importance of the global innovation and competitiveness race at the 2013 Crisis, Cooperation, and Change within the Global Landscape Conference.
President Obama’s Budget Promotes Innovation but More Work Needs to be Done
Overall, the President’s budget proposal does create a stronger innovation framework that can assist in improving economic development and overall societal health. However, we do call on Congress and the administration to specifically address the above mentioned areas of need as they proceed with negotiations.
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will deliver the keynote address at the STGlobal Conference. STGlobal Consortium is an international, interdisciplinary organization of leading graduate programs in science and technology policy (STP) and science and technology studies (STS). Its mission is to inspire and challenge graduate students to contribute to the forefront of research on science and technology policy and social issues, and to foster mutual understanding in the S&T community.