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VIDEO: DARPA Spectrum Collaboration Challenge, First Preliminary Event: Recap Preview

DARPA’s Spectrum Collaboration Challenge (SC2) – the first collaborative machine-intelligence competition aimed at overcoming spectrum scarcity – held a preliminary event on December 13, 2017, at The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory in Laurel, Maryland. Nineteen teams from around the world came together to participate, and the top 10 …

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The Potomac Officers Club Finalizes Speakers for the Unmanned Systems Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, June 5, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has finalized the panel of speakers for the Unmanned Systems Forum. As the use of military UAVs and commercial drones become more ubiquitous, innovative new uses of the technology have emerged. The military …

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The Potomac Officers Club Adds Panelist Jean-Charles Ledé to the Unmanned Systems Forum

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 31, 2017 – The Potomac Officers Club — a division of Executive Mosaic — has added Jean-Charles Ledé to the list of panelists for the Unmanned Systems Forum. As the use of military UAVs and commercial drones become more ubiquitous, innovative new uses of the technology have emerged. The …

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GA-ASI’s Chris Pehrson Named to Advisory Council of New CNAS Defense Project

TYSONS CORNER, VA, May 17, 2017 — Chris Pehrson, vice president of strategic development at General Atomics’ aeronautical systems business, has been named to the advisory council for the Center for a New American Security’s Evolving the Future Force project, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. CNAS said Monday the new initiative is part of its Defense …

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Trending 40 Recognizes GovCon Industry Pros in 2016’s Top DC Corporate Counsels List

TYSONS CORNER, VA, Aug. 22, 2016 — Veteran Moving Forward‘s Laurence Grayer, Cerberus‘ Gregory Nixon and Booz Allen Hamilton‘s (NYSE: BAH) Josh Petty have been selected by Trending 40 for the events program’s list of top corporate counsels in Washington, D.C., GovConExecutive reported Thursday. The list, published on Trending 40’s website, also features Mitre‘s Julie Bowen, AT&T‘s (NYSE: …

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United Launch Services Awarded Solar Probe Plus Launch

United Launch Services, a subsidiary of United Launch Alliance LLC,  will render the launch services for NASA‘s planned Solar Probe Plus satellite, scheduled in two years. The space agency, which announced the $389.1 million contract award Wednesday, said the 20-day launch period for the SPP will commence on July 31, 2018. The SPP, currently under construction at the Johns Hopkins University Applied …

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Dennis Lester Named MTSI Keyless Signature Portfolio Training Lead

Dennis Lester, formerly a program manager at Modern Technology Solutions Inc. (NASDAQ: MTSI), has been appointed director of Guardtime keyless signature infrastructure training and education. Lester will oversee professional training programs on the provision and deployment of KSI technology for defense and intelligence customers through a partnership between MTSI and …

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Ball Aerospace Promotes COO Rob Strain To CEO, David Taylor Retiring

Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corp. has promoted Chief Operating Officer Rob Strain to succeed David Taylor as CEO, effective at the end of March. Taylor will retire from the company at that time after a 29-year career there, Ball Aerospace said Monday. Strain joined the company in March 2012 as …

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Schafer Names Former NASA Head Michael Griffin CEO; Jeff Siegal Comments

Schafer Corp. has appointed former NASA Administrator Michael Griffin chairman and CEO, the company announced Tuesday. He led the space agency between 2005 and 2009 and has also served as president and chief operating officer of In-Q-Tel, the U.S. intelligence community’s venture capital arm. He also held several positions at …

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SAIC’s Larry Cox to Co-Chair Howard County (Md.) Cyber Commission

SAIC (NYSE: SAI) Senior VP Larry Cox will serve as co-chair of  the new Howard County (Md.) Cyber Commission. Cox will serve alongside co-chair Richard Roca of The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory to lead the 13-person team in support of Howard County Executive Ken Ulman as he seeks …

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