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Mitre Names Winners of Counter-UAS Challenge

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Sept. 12, 2016 — Mitre has named Van Cleve & Associates and Open Works Engineering as the winners of its competition to test new systems that work to detect and counter small drones that could potentially pose a threat, GovCon Executive reported Friday. The nonprofit organization said Thursday Van Cleeve’s DroneRANGER won …

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Mitre-Led Aviation Safety Info-Sharing Program Taps Prism Online Platform

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 12, 2016 — A Mitre-led information-sharing program funded by the Federal Aviation Administration has added Prism‘s Aviation Risk Management Online Resource tool as a platform to support aviation safety report submissions, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. Prism said Wednesday it will support the Aviation Safety Information Analysis and Sharing program’s mission to facilitate safety …

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Mitre, University System of Maryland Award Seed Grants for Cybersecurity Research

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 11, 2016 — Mitre and the University System of Maryland have selected five U.S. academic professionals as recipients of $293,000 in seed grants to conduct studies on cybersecurity challenges, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. The company said Thursday the grants went to researchers from George Mason University, University of Maryland in Baltimore, University of …

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Mitre Ranks 8th in ‘Top Workplaces’ List for 2016; Julie Gravallese Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 23, 2016 — Mitre has been ranked No. 8 in The Washington Post’s “Top Workplaces” list for 2016 based on a survey conducted by WorkplaceDynamics on employee happiness, GovCon Executive reported Tuesday. The company said Monday its ranking is under the category for large Washington-based companies with 500 or …

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Mitre, ASPI to Serve as Cyber, Nat’l Security SMEs to US, Australian Gov’t Clients

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, April 28, 2016 — Mitre has partnered with the Australian Strategic Policy Institute to provide subject matter expertise on defense, national security and cybersecurity issues to the U.S. and Australian governments, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. The alliance will cover support for strategic assessment, systems engineering, systems integration, scientific and technology programs and …

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Jay Schnitzer Named VP, CTO at Mitre; Alfred Grasso Comments

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Jay Schnitzer, formerly director of biomedical sciences at Mitre, has been appointed vice president and chief technology officer at the nonprofit technology and research organization. “[Schnitzer’s] technical and life sciences expertise offers an invaluable perspective as we look for new and innovative ways to solve complex challenges, particularly in the …

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2016 BEYA Awards Names 4 Mitre Employees as Recipients; Julie Gravallese Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, March 7, 2016 — Four employees of Mitre have received recognition under the Career Communications Group‘s 2016 BEYA Awards for their contributions in science, technology, engineering and math, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. The nonprofit organization said Tuesday the awards honored Mallik Rao, Diane Hanf, Carla Kendrick, Gina Guillaume-Joseph and other professionals from the …

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Mitre-Operated FFRDC Partners With Health IT Org for Underserved Communities

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, December 3, 2015 — The Mitre-operated CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare, a federally funded research and development center, has partnered with the National Health IT Collaborative for the Underserved, ExecutiveBiz reported Wednesday. Mitre said Tuesday the alliance works to put underserved communities at the forefront of healthcare strategies with …

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William LaPlante to Leave USAF Acquisition Lead Post, Rejoin Mitre

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William LaPlante will step down as assistant secretary for acquisition at the U.S. Air Force after three years of civilian service in the branch and transition to a senior role at Mitre, the military branch announced Thursday. The Air Force added the Defense Department will reappoint LaPlante to the Defense Science Board to advise …

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Mitre Employees Receive Women of Color STEM Awards; Julie Gravallese Comments

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TYSONS CORNER, VA, November 5, 2015 — Ten female Mitre employees have received recognition from Women of Color magazine for their contributions in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics, GovCon Executive reported Wednesday. Mitre said Tuesday the magazine handed out the awards during the 2015 Women of Color STEM Conference held in October. “They …

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