Created by Executive Order in 2019, PCAST advises the President on matters involving science, technology, education, and innovation policy.  The Council also provides the President with scientific and technical information that is needed to inform public policy relating to the American economy, the American worker, national and homeland security, and other topics.  Members include distinguished individuals from sectors outside of the Federal Government having diverse perspectives and expertise in science, technology, education, and innovation.  More information is available here.