Schmidt Sciences

Schmidt Sciences was founded by Eric and Wendy Schmidt to support people, projects, and tools to accelerate positive global impact through science and technology.

National Security Commission on Emerging Biotechnology

Congress charged the National Security Commission on Emerging Biotechnology with the responsibility of examining the critical intersection of emerging biotechnology and national security.

Innovation Endeavors

Innovation Endeavors is an early‑stage venture firm investing in the Super Evolution — a non‑linear approach to innovation that drives change in order to solve problems that matter.

Reimagine with Eric Schmidt

Reimagine with Eric Schmidt is a new podcast that includes a series of conversations with leaders in government, business, science, and technology to explore how we can solve our current challenges and build a brighter future after this global crisis.

The Schmidt Family Foundation

The Schmidt Family Foundation was founded by Eric and Wendy Schmidt to advance the transition from a fossil fuel-based economy to one based on clean energy sources. The foundation’s grants and impact investments focus on renewable energy and sustainable agriculture, human rights and marine technology.

Schmidt Ocean Institute

Schmidt Ocean Institute was founded by Eric and Wendy Schmidt to advance the frontiers of global marine research by providing state of the art operational, technological, and informational support to the pioneering ocean science and technology development projects at sea.

Office of Wendy Schmidt

Wendy Schmidt is co-founder of Schmidt Sciences, president and co-founder of The Schmidt Family Foundation, and co-founder of Schmidt Ocean Institute.


Eric Schmidt has taught courses at CalTech and Stanford and lectured at MIT and Princeton on the applications and implications of modern computing to science and societal problems, as well as improving the entrepreneurial ecosystem.


Eric Schmidt currently serves as Chair of the Board of Trustees of The Broad Institute and is on the board of The Mayo Clinic, as well as Director of Science for America. Since 2022, Eric has served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors for Sandbox AQ.

The Special Competitive Studies Project (SCSP)

The Special Competitive Studies Project (SCSP) is a non-partisan, non-profit initiative with a clear mission: to make recommendations to strengthen America’s long-term competitiveness as artificial intelligence (AI) and other emerging technologies are reshaping our national security, economy, and society. We want to ensure that America is positioned and organized to win the techno-economic competition between now and 2030, the critical window for shaping the future.

National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence

Eric Schmidt was the Chair of the National Security Commission on Artificial Intelligence, which reviewed the methods and means to advance the development of AI, machine learning, and associated technologies by the U.S. to comprehensively address the national security needs of the Nation.