Home / Tag Archives: MITRE

Tag Archives: MITRE

Mitre Taps Former DoD Official Robert Work for Visiting Fellows Program

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 24, 2018 — Mitre has added Robert Work, former deputy secretary of the Defense Department, to its Visiting Fellows Program, where he will work alongside former DoD secretary Ashton Carter and others to help address critical national issues, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. “[Work] brings a vast knowledge and decades …

Read More »

Donald Kerr, Mike Rogers Named to Mitre Board of Trustees Leadership Posts

Mitre has appointed Donald Kerr, former principal deputy director of national intelligence, and former Michigan Congressman Mike Rogers to respectively serve as chairman and vice chairman of the nonprofit company’s board of trustees. Kerr replaces John Hamre, current president and CEO of the Center for Strategic and International Studies and a former …

Read More »

Mitre to Continue as Operator of Center for Enterprise Modernization Under Treasury Dept. Award

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 12, 2018 — Mitre has received a contract extension from the Treasury Department for the operation of a federally funded research and development center through 2023, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The nonprofit organization said Wednesday it will continue its work to operate the Center for Enterprise Modernization, which provides data-driven analysis, …

Read More »

Mitre, FDA Unveil Playbook for Medical Device Cybersecurity, Preparedness

TYSONS CORNER, VA, October 3, 2018 — Mitre and the Food and Drug Administration have developed a guide that aims to help healthcare service providers establish preparedness and response measures for medical devices amid cybersecurity threats, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The nonprofit research firm said Monday the Medical Device Cybersecurity Regional Incident Preparedness …

Read More »

Mitre Wins $1.5B Recompete Contract to Operate Federal Health Care R&D Center; Jason Providakes Quoted

Mitre has won a potential $1.5B recompete contract from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services to continue operating the CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare Federally Funded Research and Development Center through 2023. The agency announced the contract award in a FedBizOpps notice posted Tuesday. In a separate announcement, Mitre said it will …

Read More »

Mitre Awarded $407M Contract to Support Air Force Through National Security Engineering Center

Mitre has received a $406.8M contract to provide support services to the U.S. Air Force through the utilization of the National Security Engineering Center that the nonprofit corporation manages for the Defense Department. The service branch will obligate $506.2K in foreign military sales funds at the time of award, the DoD said …

Read More »

Gary Gagnon Returns to Mitre as Chief Security Officer, Cyber Strategy VP

Gary Gagnon, former vice president and chief security officer at Amazon (Nasdaq: AMZN), has rejoined Mitre as VP of cyber strategy and CSO. He will be responsible for developing and implementing cyber and physical security measures across the nonprofit corporation’s work program, Mitre said Monday. Jason Providakes, president and CEO of Mitre and a 2018 …

Read More »

Mitre Starts Prize Challenge on Verification of Federal Benefit Payments

TYSONS CORNER, VA, August 8, 2018 — Mitre has launched a challenge for entrepreneurs, college students, government representatives as well as for-profit and nonprofit organizations that aims to address the issue of improper payments under federal benefit programs, ExecutiveBiz reported Tuesday. The eight-week-long Strengthening Eligibility Verification Challenge will award up to …

Read More »

Mitre Names GAO Vet David Powner as Incoming Director of Strategic Engagement & Partnerships

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 30, 2018 — Mitre has hired David Powner, director of information technology management issues at the Government Accountability Office, to serve as the nonprofit organization’s director of strategic engagement and partnerships beginning late August, ExecutiveBiz reported Friday. Powner will bring 25 years of public and private sector experience to lead …

Read More »

Mitre to Use Open Source Tool for Cyber Evaluations on 8 Companies

TYSONS CORNER, VA, July 20, 2018 — Mitre will deploy an open source tool to assess the cybersecurity capabilities of eight companies and subsequently release findings in October as part of an initiative by the nonprofit research organization, ExecutiveBiz reported Thursday. The Washington Business Journal reported Tuesday that Mitre will utilize …

Read More »