Wed, Jan 8, 2014 -- 8:00 PM
The Computer History Museum Presents: White House Science and Tech Policy Director John HoldrenDownload audio (MP3)
The program's guest is Dr. John P. Holdren, assistant to the president for science and technology, director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy and co-chair of the President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology. Congress established the Office of Science and Technology Policy in 1976 with a broad mandate to advise the president and others within the Executive Office of the President on the effects of science and technology on domestic and international affairs. Dr. Holdren appears in conversation with John Markoff, the Pulitzer Prize-winning senior writer of The New York Times' science section.