Press Releases: Deputy Secretary Sullivan’s Participation in the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine (NASEM) Roundtable on “Promoting and Protecting American Research and Development (R&D)”



Office of the Spokesperson

Washington, DC
May 10, 2019

The below is attributable to Spokesperson Morgan Ortagus:

Deputy Secretary of State John J. Sullivan spoke today at the NASEM roundtable on “Promoting and Protecting American R&D.”  He noted the United States remains a leader in science and technology (S&T) in the Indo-Pacific and throughout the world.  He called for the United States to be destination for science.  The roundtable was convened by the U.S. Department of State and NASEM, and included participation from researchers and innovators in academia, the private sector, and the National Laboratories as well as thought leaders from the U.S. government.