In this special double-feature episode, we hold two separate panels with two pairs of experts. First, Oliver Schlake, Clinical Professor at Robert H. Smith School of Business; and Jack McDougle, president and CEO of the GWBT, discuss how to grow the region’s economy through new technology and product-oriented business. Next, Ed Bersoff, serial entrepreneur and angel investor; and Tami Howie, partner at DLA Piper and former CEO of Maryland Tech Council, discuss how the Tandem Product Academy works to spur innovation in the D.C. area.
ImmixGroup Vice President and GM Troy Fortune, and Rita Walston, the company’s senior director of Marketing Programs, join host Mark Amtower on this week’s Amtower Off Center to discuss the upcoming Government IT Sales Summit and how to bring cutting edge technology to the government market. October 15, 2018
Zulfikar Ramsan, chief technology officer at RSA Security joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss innovation concepts, handling large data sets, and artificial intelligence. October 9, 2018
Coming off the end of a period of sequestrations, some defense experts are worried that innovation has taken a backseat.
A team working for the Office of Naval Research has found a way to give neoprene wetsuits insulating power nearly equal to the fat on a seal.
Geoff Orazem, managing partner of Easten Foundry, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss how agencies of the federal government can use Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) to solve complex problems. September 25, 2018
The Air Force is continuing the trend of other transactional authorities to speed up the procurement process, says Bloomberg Government Senior Defense Analyst Rob Levinson.
The Veterans Health Administration says its best ideas for improvement come from its own employees. It says putting those ideas into practice saved the agency nearly $23 million.
OFPP has asked ACT-IAC to help find and share examples of agencies who are being innovative in federal procurement.
Alla Goldman Seiffert, acting director of 18F’s office of acquisition, said their mission is to help vendors spend less resources on the bidding process and more on the delivery.