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3M Secures 2 Contacts from DoD to Expand N95 Respirator Development During COVID-19 Pandemic; Mike Roman Quoted

3M has been awarded two contracts through the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) to further develop U.S. production of N95 respirators in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the company reported on Friday.

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3M Chairman, CEO, Mike Roman, Releases Update on N95 Respirators in Light of COVID-19 Pandemic

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3M chairman and CEO Mike Roman has issued an update concerning the progress of the company’s capacity of N95 respirators and measures to combat price gouging and counterfeiting, and new partnerships to help protect healthcare workers, the company announced on Wednesday

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Cheryl Ingstad Takes Oath to Lead DOE AI Office

Cheryl Ingstad, who led artificial intelligence efforts in the private sector, has been sworn in to serve as the first director of the Department of Energy's AI and Technology Office. AITO works to develop, deliver and manage AI technologies in support of DOE and U.S. innovation, the department said Thursday.

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White House to Discuss Job Creation Efforts With Industry Execs

President Donald Trump has launched an initiative that seeks to engage U.S. business leaders in efforts to increase job growth opportunities. Trump plans to hold meetings with executives to gather information about their experiences and insights on job creation as part of the Manufacturing Jobs Initiative, according to a White House press release published Friday. …

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NIST Seeks Research Industry Partners for Contactless Fingerprint Scanners; Michael Garris Comments

The National Institute of Standards and Technology continues its search for industry partners that will help develop and commercialize contactless fingerprint readers. NIST said Thursday it researches touchless fingerprint scanners from companies such as 3M and MorphoTrak under Cooperative Research and Development Agreements. “The largest challenge we are facing is that this …

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