Tag Archives: FFRDC

Treasury Dept Renews R&D Center Operation Contract With Mitre; Beth Meinert Quoted

ExecutiveBiz - Treasury Dept Renews R&D Center Operation Contract With Mitre; Beth Meinert Quoted

Mitre will continue to operate a federally funded research and development center for the Treasury Department through 2023 under a contract extension. The Center for Enterprise Modernization FFRDC helps the Internal Revenue Service and other agencies at the Treasury meet mission-critical requirements by providing data-driven analysis, integration, systems engineering and decision …

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Mitre’s Samuel Visner Recognized for National Cybersecurity FFRDC Leadership

ExecutiveBiz - Mitre's Samuel Visner Recognized for National Cybersecurity FFRDC Leadership

Samuel Visner, director at the National Cybersecurity Federally Funded Research and Development Center operated by Mitre, has been selected for an annual list of prominent executives in Washington’s technology industry. Washingtonian recognized Visner on the publication’s 2018 Tech Titan list for managing the center that develops cybersecurity approaches for the private sector, …

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IBM Unit to Build Supercomputer-Based Global Storm-Scale Forecast Model With UCAR, NCAR

ExecutiveBiz - IBM Unit to Build Supercomputer-Based Global Storm-Scale Forecast Model With UCAR, NCAR

An IBM business has teamed up with the University Corporation for Atmospheric Research and the National Center for Atmospheric Research to develop a global model designed to predict hurricanes, thunderstorms and other weather patterns at both regional and local scales. IBM's The Weather Company will combine its experience in meteorological science …

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Patricia Steinbrech Appointed to Lead Mitre-Operated Federal Healthcare R&D Center

ExecutiveBiz - Patricia Steinbrech Appointed to Lead Mitre-Operated Federal Healthcare R&D Center

Patricia Steinbrech, former chief information officer and senior vice president of information technology and operations at ACT, has been named VP and director of a federally funded research and development center Mitre manages for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. She will oversee Mitre’s CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare FFRDC and the health missions of federal agencies …

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AcademyHealth Partners With Mitre-Operated R&D Center to Help Address Health IT Challenges

ExecutiveBiz - AcademyHealth Partners With Mitre-Operated R&D Center to Help Address Health IT Challenges

A Mitre-run federally funded research and development center and AcademyHealth have forged a partnership to help the Department of Health and Human Services and the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services address health information technology challenges in the U.S. Mitre said Wednesday AcademyHealth and the CMS Alliance to Modernize Healthcare FFRDC will study the …

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MITRE’s Roger Furr on Nonprofit Org’s Role as Government’s ‘Bridge’ to Commercial Sector

ExecutiveBiz - MITRE's Roger Furr on Nonprofit Org's Role as Government's 'Bridge' to Commercial Sector

Roger Furr leads work to form and administer both contracts and subcontracts in his role as an executive director at nonprofit research organization MITRE Corp. MITRE operates federally-funded research and development centers for the government that act as hubs for agencies and commercial companies to collaborate on scientific research, analysis, …

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Mark Maybury Named Mitre VP, Chief Security Officer, National Cybersecurity FFRDC Director

ExecutiveBiz - Mark Maybury Named Mitre VP, Chief Security Officer, National Cybersecurity FFRDC Director

Mark Maybury, a vice president and chief technology officer at Mitre, has been named VP and chief security officer at the non-profit organization. Maybury will also serve as director of the National Cybersecurity Federally Funded Research and Development Center that Mitre runs for the National Institute of Standards and Technology, Mitre said Friday. He …

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UMD System to Help MITRE Run Cyber R&D Support Hub; Alfred Grasso Comments

ExecutiveBiz - UMD System to Help MITRE Run Cyber R&D Support Hub; Alfred Grasso Comments

MITRE will team up with the University System of Maryland to operate a federally-funded research-and-development center in Rockville, Maryland that will carry out R&D, engineering and technical services in the cybersecurity field. UMD campuses in College Park and Baltimore County will help MITRE work with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence in an effort to …

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MITRE Operated R&D Center Renamed by Department of Defense

MITRE Corporation-operated Department of Defense Command, Control, Communications, and Intelligence Federally Funded Research and Development Center has been renamed the National Security Engineering Center. MITRE’s role in operation remains unchanged. “The new name better reflects the broad spectrum of our work program for customers across the DoD and Intelligence Community and …

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