USPTO Initiatives

Major current initiatives of the Office of the Undersecretary of the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

Major agency initiatives

Artificial Intelligence

One of the agency's top priorities is to ensure that the United States maintains its leadership in innovation, especially in emerging technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI).

Expanding Innovation

Americans should have the opportunity to innovate, seek patent protection for their inventions, and reap the rewards from innovation through entrepreneurship and commercialization.