innovation

  • Understanding what regulation the tech industry needs

    Richard Levick, CEO of Levick; Phil Bond, president of government affairs for Potomac International Partners, and Elizabeth Rogers, regulatory expert and partner at Michael Best, discuss the myriad problems facing future regulations for the tech industry, and how regulations might take shape in the near future.

  • Working towards the energy infrastructure of the future

    Andrew Scobie, founder of Faraday Grid, discusses how America’s electrical infrastructure has changed little in over a century, and how his company hopes to revolutionize the industry.

  • Energy Dept.’s new clean energy institute focused on manufacturing, cybersecurity

    The Clean Energy Manufacturing Innovation Institute would be the sixth institute concerned with manufacturing. Karen Evans and Daniel Simmons had more details.

  • Linking government problems with private solutions

    Kristen Hajduk, regional director for the national capital region at MD5, discusses the advantages to building networks of innovators and entrepreneurs to help solve national security and defense problems.

  • Space: The new battlefield

    Phil Carrai, president of Technology & Training Solutions at Kratos Defense and Security Solutions joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how the creative use of existing satellite technology can prepare the next generation of warfighters.

  • Agencies’ tech isn’t always behind

    Innovation of federal IT springs up all over the government, including the IRS’ most recent move to provide more wireless options.

  • In the move to the cloud, FBI hangs out the ‘innovations wanted’ sign

    Jeremy Wiltz, the FBI’s assistant director IT enterprise services division, said the new innovation council will align around the bureau’s mission, vision and goals.

  • Federal retirees get a win from the Supreme Court

    In today’s Federal Newscast, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of a federal retiree who says the state of West Virginia unfairly taxed his annuity income.

  • Seagate: Secure and affordable data storage

    Mike Moritzkat and Bill Downer with Seagate Government Solutions join host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how their company is using innovation to assist the federal government in storing massive amounts of data.

  • Air Force may need to branch out for contractor innovation

    Lt. Col. Dan Schoeni of the 12th Air Force at Davis Monthan Air Force Base, Arizona, joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to explain more.