Todd-Park

Todd Park to Serve as Presidential Technology Adviser

Todd Park, formerly chief technology officer and assistant to President Barack Obama, will serve on a new role as technology adviser to the president. Park will begin the advisory ...
Michael Daniel

Michael Daniel: White House Seeks ‘Broad, Strategic Picture’ of Cyber

Michael Daniel Michael Daniel, a special adviser at the White House, says cybersecurity encompasses more than its technical aspects as the government seeks to understand and identify potential solutions in ...
biotech

Phillip Singerman: NIST Tech Commercialization Program Targets Small Firms

The National Institute of Standards and Technology is searching for a partner to help the agency carry out a program that offers funds to small businesses for research into measurement ...
Jarno-Limnell

McAfee’s Jarno Limnell: NATO Should Redefine Cyber Attack Considerations

Jarno Limnell Jarno Limnell, director of cybersecurity at McAfee, has outlined what he believes are cyber threats and challenges  that NATO member-states are likely to tackle at ...
Sonny Hashmi

GSA CIO Sonny Hashmi: Agency’s IT Principles Focus on Real Estate, Acquisition

Sonny Hashmi Sonny Hashmi, chief information officer of the General Services Administration, has laid out the agency’s information technology principles to deliver services in real ...
cybersecurity

Air Force Seeks Industry Help to Build Cyber Defense Tech

The Air Force Research Laboratory is soliciting ideas from industry on how to design cybersecurity tools to help the branch avoid attacks on military networks, Military Aerospace & ...
Chuck Hagel

Chuck Hagel Calls for ‘Stronger’ US-India Defense, Tech Partnerships

Chuck Hagel Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel believes the U.S. and India will be able to expand their defense and technology partnerships by leveraging the potential of both countries, ...
deep_space

NASA Picks Five Aerospace Concept Study Proposals; Michael Gazarik Comments

NASA has selected five technology proposals for a program to conduct further studies on various aerospace concepts. The space agency picked the proposals based on an independent peer ...
virtual training

Feds, Industry Discuss ‘Internet of Things’ at Washington Forum

Representatives from both the government and private sector gathered Wednesday in Washington for a discussion about the evolving machine-to-machine technology, the Washington Post reported ...
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NIST Grant Program Aims to Encourage Manufacturing Tech R&D Partnerships

The National Institute of Standards and Technology will offer grants of up to $5.6 million for industry-led consortia to research and develop manufacturing process technologies. NIST’s ...