Calendar & Events


White House Virtual Summit on Evidence for Action

02:00 PM - 05:00 PM

The White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) and The White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) invite you to attend the first-ever White House Virtual Summit on Evidence for Action.



We are pleased to announce an opening plenary panel featuring:

Dr. Alondra Nelson, Performing the Duties of Director, OSTP

Jason Miller, Deputy Director for Management, OMB

Dr. K. Sabeel Rahman – Senior Counselor, Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs

Robert Santos – Director, U.S. Census Bureau

Dr. Naomi Goldstein – Deputy Assistant Secretary for Planning, Research and Evaluation, and Chief Evaluation Officer, Administration for Children & Families

The Summit will kick off a Year of Evidence for Action focused on building and strengthening partnerships between evidence communities within and outside of the Federal Government, in accordance with President Biden’s Memorandum on Restoring Trust in Government Through Scientific Integrity and Evidence-Based Policymaking and the Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2018.

Other panels will highlight evidence building and evidence use through Federal Government Learning Agendas, new evaluation activities to study American Rescue Plan programs, and opportunities to support the President’s Management Agenda.

More details on the Summit agenda will follow.

We look forward to gathering virtually with you!