Office of Science and Technology Policy

White House unveils final update for innovation roadmap


The Obama administration is putting a spotlight on a variety of programs aimed at encouraging innovation at all levels of the public sector.

N.C. sustainable tech group taking program nationwide


As part of a new program, Envision Charlotte will demonstrate how connected technology can improve efficiency in cities across the country.

White House pushes for smart cities engagement


Secretary Julian Castro of the Department of Housing and Urban Development said cities are "the incubators for bold ideas."

White House unveils portal with state disaster data


The White House's Office of Science and Technology Policy has launched a new website that pulls together open data. The site aims to help state and local relief workers, and the public respond to future disasters faster and more intelligently.