FUSE Executive Fellow Dan Correa was based at the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, where he worked closely with senior officials, agency partners, and in collaboration with leaders from industry and the philanthropic sector on a number of issues related to innovation and entrepreneurship in science and technology. He focused on helping advance the administration’s priorities related to inspiring and catalyzing American innovation in science and technology, and he engaged the public and private innovation communities to enhance cohesiveness, coordination, and action in these important domains.
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DAN CORREA (2014-15) came to FUSE with an extensive background in public policy at the federal, state, and local levels. As an analyst at the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation, a Washington, D.C. think tank, he authored several policy reports on innovation, entrepreneurship, and broadband policy, which have been cited in publications including The Atlantic, The New York Times, and The Washington Post. Dan has also worked as a consultant at the Science and Technology Policy Institute on federal innovation and science policy issues and the Connecticut Technology Council on state entrepreneurship policies and technology-based economic development. He served in the White House as the assistant director for innovation policy at the Office of Science and Technology Policy under President Barack Obama and co-founded the Smart Cities Lab, a peer-to-peer network stitching together investments in new mobility across multiple cities into a single platform. Dan is a graduate of Yale Law School, holds an M.S. in economics from Yale University, and has a B.A. from Dartmouth College.
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