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LexisNexis Presents Computer Science Education Program at House Committee Innovation Forum

LexisNexis Presents Computer Science Education Program at House Committee Innovation Forum - top government contractors - best government contracting event

LexisNexis Risk Solutions presented its free summer coding and computer science mentoring program at a House Education and the Workforce Committee forum that took place Wednesday in Washington, D.C. Rep. Karen Handel, R-Ga., invited LexisNexis and 24 other participants across the country to present their education programs before committee members and …

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Salesforce to Invest $50M in K-12 Computer Science Education

Salesforce to Invest $50M in K-12 Computer Science Education - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Salesforce has pledged to invest $50 million and one million volunteer hours over five years in K-12 computer science education across the U.S. The company said Tuesday its Salesforce.org charity arm will offer 10 free Salesforce software subscriptions to all eligible public K-12 schools nationwide. Salesforce.org also plans to grant $1 million to nonprofit …

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Executive Profile: Diana Burley, Executive Director & Chair of I3P

Executive Profile: Diana Burley, Executive Director & Chair of I3P - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Diana Burley has served as executive director and chair at the Institute for Information Infrastructure Protection since October 2015. She is also full professor of human and organizational learning at the George Washington University. Burley previously worked as an associate professor, director of executive leadership doctoral program and chair of the human and organizational …

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Lockheed, Penn State Forge New Research Partnership Deal; Dan Heller Comments

Lockheed, Penn State Forge New Research Partnership Deal; Dan Heller Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Lockheed Martin and Pennsylvania State University have entered into a new agreement to collaborate on various studies, enhance recruitment and help finance some of the university’s programs. The partnership seeks to develop a framework to drive future research projects focused on computer science, cybersecurity, supply chain and aerospace engineering, Penn State said Thursday. …

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Air Force Taps Ohio Aerospace Institute for Computational R&D Contract

Air Force Taps Ohio Aerospace Institute for Computational R&D Contract - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Ohio Aerospace Institute has won a $13.1 million cost-plus-fixed-fee contract to provide computational research and development services to the U.S. Air Force. The Defense Department said Monday OAI will work to integrate fluid dynamics, aerodynamics, physics, mathematics and computer science concepts to computationally simulate canonical configuration flows and real-world applications of current and …

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Ball Aerospace Eyes New Maryland Office for Cyber Business Expansion

Ball Aerospace Eyes New Maryland Office for Cyber Business Expansion - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Ball Aerospace and Technologies plans to open a new office in Columbia, Maryland  this summer as part of expansion initiatives after the company completed its acquisition of specialized engineering cyber services provider Wavefront Technologies. The company said Tuesday it seeks candidates from various fields such as systems engineering, software development, cybersecurity, intelligence analysis and computer science to join …

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MarkLogic's Amanda Mason Joins Panel Discussion on Cybersecurity at US News STEM Conference

MarkLogic's Amanda Mason Joins Panel Discussion on Cybersecurity at US News STEM Conference - top government contractors - best government contracting event

MarkLogic's Amanda Mason has said her experience in the U.S. Air Force has helped her coordinate groups from both the private and public sectors to provide students of cybersecurity learning programs with “hands on experiences,“ U.S. News & World Report reported Friday. Tom Risen writes Mason, director of strategic programs …

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Executive Profile: John Wilson, Programs & Technology VP at Mitre's Center for National Security

Executive Profile: John Wilson, Programs & Technology VP at Mitre's Center for National Security - top government contractors - best government contracting event

John Wilson serves as vice president for programs and technology at the nonprofit organization Mitre‘s Center for National Security. Wilson is responsible for a federally-funded research-and-development that Mitre oversees for intelligence agencies and the Defense Department. He has led a team of engineers that offered network, information technology infrastructure and communications support to the U.S. Air …

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