From the Executive Summary: "The purpose of the National Strategic Overview for Research and Development Infrastructure (RDI) is to 'provide a strategic vision that presents key policy opportunities' to optimize Federal RDI investments and planning over the next 20 years. This National Strategic Overview completes the report to Congress on Federal RDI investments mandated by the America Creating Opportunities to Meaningfully Promote Excellence in Technology, Education, and Science (COMPETES) Act. It also describes the current Federal RDI landscape and the integral role of RDIs in enabling and sustaining the Nation's R&D [research and development] enterprise. Through its strategic vision and key policy opportunities, this National Strategic Overview lays the groundwork to develop coordinated and enhanced approaches for Federal RDI investments that address short- and long-term needs."
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