Portulans Institute

Founded in 2019, Portulans Institute (PI) is an independent non-profit, nonpartisan research and educational institute based in Washington DC. Our areas of expertise include technology competitiveness, innovation readiness, and people and global talent. 

Our mission is:

  • To develop cross-community knowledge and dialogue on how people, technology, and innovation contribute to sustainable and inclusive growth.
  • To inform policymakers, by producing independent, rigorous metrics and data-based research.
  • To collaborate with private sector leaders in driving a business agenda that invests in people, technology, and innovation for a prosperous shared future.
  • To host and co-organize events and conferences on the above issues affecting human-centric sustainable economic prosperity.