Johns Hopkins APL Names Andy Oak Homeland Protection Mission Area Exec

Johns Hopkins APL Names Andy Oak Homeland Protection Mission Area Exec
Andy Oak

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory has appointed 24-year APL veteran Andy Oak as mission area executive for homeland protection.

In his new capacity, Oak will lead the development of disruptive technology platforms designed to protect the U.S. against asymmetric threats, APL said Thursday.

He managed research-and-development projects for the laboratory's intelligence and military sponsors in his prior role as mission area executive for special operations.

Previously, he supervised an APL group focused on building cyber-based systems for five years and served as chief engineer of the organization's communication and network systems group.

The former Defense Science Board member also penned conference papers and taught subjects related to radio frequency communications and networking systems.

You may also be interested in...

Naval Strike Missile

State Dept Clears $300M Sale of Raytheon Technologies-Made Naval Missiles to Romania

The State Department approved Romania's request to buy anti-ship missile systems manufactured by Raytheon Technologies (NYSE: RTX) through a potential $300M foreign military sale transaction with the U.S. government. The company's missiles and defense business would deliver two units of the Naval Strike Missile Coastal Defense System and complementary equipment to Romania's government under the potential deal, the Defense Security Cooperation Agency said Friday.

August Jackson Senior Director Deltek

ArchIntel’s AI in Competitive Intelligence Virtual Event to Discuss Maintaining Competitive Advantage

Artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning (ML) and big data have transformed how businesses conduct competitive intelligence (CI) and how our stakeholders use the developed analyses. Additionally, the federal government has integrated emerging technologies to remain competitive across the defense landscape. To register for ArchIntel’s AI in Competitive Intelligence Virtual Event, as well as view upcoming opportunities, visit ArchIntel’s Event Page.