Science & Technology Authority

Creating the Nation’s First Science & Technology (S&T) Authority

The Federal and State efforts include creating the nation’s first legislated, interstate, regional Science & Technology Authority. While the Governor and Legislatures will provide a Board for strategic direction, SMART members will provide input to and daily execution of SMART S & T initiatives in the region.


S & T Governance:

  • Congressional Caucus (Bi-Partisan)
  • Federal Executive Branch (Washington DC Headquarters)
  • International Allies
  • State/Local Government (Bi-Partisan)


 S & T Execution (SMART Tech Community)

  • Academia
  • Businesses
  • Government Labs/Field Agencies & Professional Associations