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Josh Jackson: SAIC Partners With Space Startups to Deliver Tech in Support of Gov’t Missions

Josh Jackson, executive vice president and general manager of solutions and technology group at Science Applications International Corp., said SAIC collaborates with approximately 12 space startups through accelerators in Colorado Springs, Colo., and Austin to facilitate the delivery of technology platforms to U.S. government clients, SpaceNews reported Friday.

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BAE Sponsors Air Force-Techstars Accelerator Program

BAE Systems is sponsoring an expanded accelerator program jointly run by Techstars and the U.S. Air Force with the intent to help startup companies build technology platforms for government and commercial applications. Techstars said BAE will recruit, select and engage participating entrepreneurs in the program as a sponsor. The Air Force Accelerator Powered by Techstars …

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GE Aviation Opens DC Accelerator Hub to Support Gov’t Digital Transformation Efforts

General Electric‘s aviation business has opened a collaboration space in Washington, D.C., to help federal civilian and defense customers transform operations with digital products and services. GE Aviation established the Accelerator for data scientists, software developers and domain experts to work with government clients to condense multiple data points generated by …

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MACH37 Starts New Info Security Startup Mentor Applications; Rick Gordon Comments

MACH37 has kicked off the application process for its accelerator program for information security startup businesses. The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator’s 90-day Spring 2015 Cohort will begin on March 2, 2015, MACH37 said Tuesday. Cyber startups will undergo a mentorship program on how to create and sustain a business and receive a $50,000 investment to market …

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Financial Tech Firms Join Accenture-Backed Accelerator Program; Richard Lumb Comments

Seven early-stage ventures have been selected for an annual program backed by Accenture that works to help startups develop platforms for the financial services industry. The FinTech Innovation Lab London program offers senior-level mentoring services to guide entrepreneurs in commercializing their innovations and attracting prospective customers, Accenture said Monday. “In …

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Amy Caro: Northrop Seeks to Help Identify Health IT Advances Through Accelerator Program

Northrop Grumman has partnered with startup accelerator DreamIt Ventures for a program that seeks to identify entrepreneurs who work to develop technology for healthcare applications. The DreamIt Health Baltimore accelerator provides $50,000 in seed funding to startups over four months and gives them access to business information and mentoring services, Northrop …

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