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Steven Walker Steps Down as DARPA Director

Steven Walker, director of the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency and a 2019 Wash100 winner, has resigned from his post in a move that will take effect on Jan. 10, Defense News reported Tuesday. Peter Highman, the deputy director of DARPA, will serve as the agency’s director on an acting basis until a full-time official has been selected.

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Peter Highnam Named IARPA Director; James Clapper Comments

Director of National Intelligence James R. Clapper announced that Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity acting director Peter Highnam will become the official director of the DNI-sponsored research program. Clapper said August 30 that Highnam “will continue to work closely with partners throughout the national security community.” Prior to joining IARPA …

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