The Task Force on American Innovation is a non-partisan alliance of leading American companies and business associations, research university associations, and scientific societies.

We support federally-funded scientific research and promote its benefits to America’s economy, security, and quality of life. The Task Force is particularly concerned with research and educational funding in the physical sciences and engineering.

The Task Force on American Innovation is a non-partisan alliance of leading American companies and business associations, research university associations, and scientific societies.

We support federally-funded scientific research and promote its benefits to America’s economy, security, and quality of life. The Task Force is particularly concerned with research and educational funding in the physical sciences and engineering.

Task Force Releases

We work to support basic research in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. #FundBasicResearch

With support from @NSF, @UMengineering's Branko Kerkez and a team of @UMich researchers are building a new generation of smart and connected stormwater systems. https://t.co/1RwZ7dUlON

More Math and Stats in action! This time from NSF-Simons Center for Multiscale Cell Fate Research @UCIrvine, mixing math and biology to potentially achieve scar-free wound healing. Read more: https://t.co/IAWStbpaHV Credit: Maksim Plikus

A message from Kelvin K. Droegemeier, on U.S. science research: "America celebrates research everywhere it occurs. But as other nations advance, we must advance as well. We are working to ensure a... https://t.co/HnFbIRxL2O

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THE TRENDS

Federal research is falling as a share of the US economy.

As Americans become more reliant on knowledge-based industries for their health, safety, employment and living standards, we are under investing in new knowledge. It’s time to reverse this innovation deficit.

#FundBasicResearch

Basic research in science, technology, engineering, and math serves as the intellectual infrastructure for America’s innovation economy.