Announcements for appointments for the incoming Biden/Harris administration have just begun.

Katherine Tai has been put forward for U.S. Trade Representative.

Other posts with a direct intellectual property (IP) component have yet to be announced as of Jan. 4.


A tracker for appointments is available at:


A listing of 29 people serving on the transition Agency review team for Department of Commerce is at:


The Biden/Harris platform includes a call for $300B in new investment for R&D and breakthrough technologies.