Relatively quiet, fundamental work for creating American wealth and well being. Road mapping the direction of American science over the next decade.
Session: Grand Visions for the Future of U.S. Science in a New Global Era (2016 AAAS Annual Meeting (February 11-15, 2016))
Where do we want to see science in the United States in 2025, and in 2050? The U.S. was a strong global leader in science and technology, innovation and entrepreneurship, for most of the previous century. However, the pace of scientific progress and innovation in the 21st century is increasing across the world and the economic playing field is leveling.