Defense Innovation Unit

Everybody talks about innovation, but it starts with the right people

Every organization talks about innovating and hiring innovators, but how to you find such people? Sabra Horne, an entrepreneur-in-residence at BMNT and…

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DoD confronting ‘Valley of Death,’ other innovation bottlenecks

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Quick pivot during the pandemic highlighted DIU’s ability to solve DoD problems

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GSA, DIU working together to get non traditional contractors on board

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DIU opens latest innovation outpost, expanding its presence to the Midwest

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A great example of how training, education benefits people, mission

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Defense Innovation Unit shares lessons learned about acquisition of prototypes

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Defense innovation bumps up against a Cold War budget system

Pentagon planners know the U.S. military needs new technologies if it hopes to stay on top. But many of the innovation initiatives don’t gain scale because…

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Chairman Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., speaks during a Senate Governmental Affairs Committee hybrid nominations hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Thursday, April 22, 2021, to consider the nominees for Postal Service Governors Anton Hajjar, Amber McReynolds, and Ronald Stroman, along with Kiran Ahuja, the nominee to be Office of Personnel Management Director. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Senators looking to pass comprehensive cyber bill

In today’s Federal Newscast, the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee is set to consider a bill combining incident reporting requirements…

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Defense Innovation Unit issues guidance for responsible use of artificial intelligence

Recently the Defense Innovation Unit issued what it calls responsible AI guidelines.

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