GSA

Jerome Fletcher Describes GSA Efforts to Expand GovCon Opportunities for Small Businesses

Jerome Fletcher, associate administrator of the General Services Administration’s Office of Small Business Utilization, has discussed GSA’s programs that are meant to increase government ...
Arati Prabhakar

DARPA to Host Technology Forum in St. Louis; Arati Prabhakar Comments

Arati Prabhakar The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency will host a three-day forum in St. Louis starting Sept. 9 to discuss the latest advances in science and technology and ...
ITphoto

Gartner: Internet of Things, Hybrid Cloud Among Govt IT Trends in 2015

Gartner has released a list of the 10 biggest information technology trends that it believes could help government agencies when they plan and develop IT strategies. The research firm ...
ArmyChopper

Jean Vettel: Brainwave-Based Threat Detection Helmet Could be Ready for US Army in 25 Years

The U.S. Army has exhibited a head-mounted brainwave-sensing technology that is intended to help train computers on identifying threats in the battlefield. Jean Vettel, a neuroscientist ...
research and development RD

NASA Awards $11.25M in Research Grants to 15 Universities

NASA has awarded $11.25 million in grants to 15 universities for research and technology development projects the space agency intends to incorporate into its programs. Recipients will ...
James Winnefeld

US Navy Adm. James Winnefeld: New Defense Innovation Unit to Help Bolster Pentagon, Silicon Valley Ties

James Winnefeld Jr. U.S. Navy Adm. James Winnefeld Jr., vice chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, has said the Defense Department‘s plan to stand up an innovation unit is intended ...
Pentagon

Air Force to Demo Lab Research Projects at DoD Event; Tom Masiello Comments

The U.S. Air Force’s research laboratory will demonstrate several of its technology projects at a Defense Department lab day in Washington, D.C. on Thursday. AFRL said Tuesday ...
LaVerne Council

VA CIO Nominee LaVerne Council Says to Focus on Data Interoperability

LaVerne Council LaVerne Council, President Barack Obama’s nominee to the chief information officer post at the Department of Veterans Affairs, has described how she plans to ...
research and development RD

Jas Sanghera: US Naval Research Lab Plans Ceramic Material Transfer for Industry

The U.S. Naval Research Laboratory intends to transition to industry a special ceramic material called spinel which research lead Jas Sanghera says can withstand tough environments. NRL ...
digital government

Mikey Dickerson: Teamwork Key to Gov’t Digital Service Projects

The U.S. Digital Service has been recruiting information technology professionals from the private sector to help federal agencies plan, develop and implement technology-based public ...