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AIAA, Drone World Expo to Launch UAS Tech Research Contest

The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics and Drone World Expo organizers have jointly created a contest meant to foster research into unmanned aerial systems. The Innovative Drone Exploration and Application competition seeks to encourage  partnership between UAS end-user and aerospace communities as well as inform drone users of emerging concepts and technologies, AIAA said Thursday. “I look forward …

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Leidos Announces Disruptive Tech Essay Contest Winners

Leidos has awarded $10,000 in cash prizes to the winners of an essay writing contest that focused on emerging and disruptive technologies. Sean Cate and Jesse Sloman took first place in the competition, U.S. Navy Commander Timothy McGeehan and retired Commander Douglas Wahl won second place and Navy Lt. (junior grade) Michael Haydell …

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Two University Teams Win Accenture-Hosted Nonprofit Consulting Contest; Marty Rodgers Comments

Accenture has picked two student teams from the University of Michigan and University of Pennsylvania as winners of the company’s management consulting and innovation contest. The contest challenged students to create digital tools and strategies for helping nonprofit organizations provide social services and improve the quality of life of youth and …

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Northrop Team Wins Army Virtual Simulation Contest

Northrop Grumman‘s team won first prize in the navigation category of the Army‘s annual federal virtual environment simulation contest. The team designed the Virtual Immersive Portable Environment Holodeck Immersive Trainer to help users move in a 360-degree simulated environment, the company announced Friday. VIPE Holodeck, featuring the company’s Kinect Integration …

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