The Department of Homeland Security’s Science and Technology directorate has reorganized. It aims to work more closely with the department’s operating divisions.
The Homeland Security Department’s Science and Technology directorate has reorganized. It aims to work more closely with the department’s operating divisions.
The Defense Department is requesting funds in the fiscal 2019 budget for big investments in research and development for future technology.
DoE’s Dr. Johanna Wolfson joined Federal Drive with Tom Temin to discuss a program aimed at helping eliminate barriers preventing market exploration.
Former Defense Secretary Ash Carter has urged his successor, former Marine Gen. James Mattis, to continue fostering relationships with tech innovators as part of his drive to create a “force of the future.”
Jack Midgley, executive officer, Defense and Social Infrastructure, Deloitte Tohmatsu Consulting Co. Ltd, joins host Roger Waldron on Off the Shelf to discuss Deloitte’s Asia-Pacific Defense Outlook for 2016. April 5, 2015
Federal News Radio’s Scott Maucione shares the latest on the Defense Department’s new rule on independent research and development,
When President Barack Obama signed the omnibus appropriations bill just before Christmas, he enacted a big boost in dollars going to several science agencies. The increase was even more than the Obama administration had asked for. For analysis of federal 2016 R & D spending, Federal Drive with Tom Temin turned to Matt Hourihan, director of the R&D Budget and Policy program at the American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Defense companies have spent a low percentage of their own funds on research and development, creating what some say is an innovation problem.
Creating more government innovation won’t come without some creativity, some agency and industry experts say. Adam Tarsi, chief of staff of DoD’s Combating Terrorism Technical Support Office, said agencies should widen their approach and position itself as an incubator for startup companies.