AD­VI­SORY BOARDS

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Pres­i­den­tial Tran­si­tion Team:

Hired em­ploy­ees for the new ad­min­is­tra­tion and set pol­icy pri­or­i­ties.

De­fence In­no­va­tion Ad­vi­sory Board:

Obama-era board, con­tin­u­ing un­der the Trump ad­min­is­tra­tion, that seeks to im­prove mil­i­tary op­er­a­tions with Sil­i­con Val­ley prac­tices.

Tech Sum­mit:

Prein­au­gu­ra­tion meet­ing be­tween Pres­i­dent-elect Trump and lead­ers from the tech­nol­ogy in­dus­try.

Strate­gic and Pol­icy Fo­rum:

A round ta­ble of busi­ness lead­ers ad­vis­ing the ad­min­is­tra­tion on how to im­prove the busi­ness cli­mate in the US.

Man­u­fac­tur­ing Jobs Ini­tia­tive:

An­other round ta­ble, this time fo­cus­ing on job growth and re­vi­tal­is­ing man­u­fac­tur­ing.

White House Of­fice of Amer­i­can In­no­va­tion:

Ap­plies pri­vate-sec­tor busi­ness strate­gies to fed­eral op­er­a­tions. In­cludes the Amer­i­can Tech­nol­ogy Coun­cil, which hosted an­other tech sum­mit in June.

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