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Lt. Gen. Jack Shanahan, Director of Pentagon's Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, Named to 2020 Wash100 for Pushing AI Initiatives, Improving Recruitment

Lt. Gen. Jack Shanahan, Director of Pentagon's Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, Named to 2020 Wash100 for Pushing AI Initiatives, Improving Recruitment - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Executive Mosaic is honored to introduce U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Jack Shanahan, director of the Department of Defense's Joint Artificial Intelligence Center, as an inductee into the 2020 edition of the Wash100 Award for leading the new agency as well as pushing for stronger AI initiatives and improving recruitment to test the technology's capabilities.

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AWS Sponsors DC Data Visualization Hackathon

AWS Sponsors DC Data Visualization Hackathon - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Amazon Web Services has sponsored a hackathon event in Washington, D.C., that challenged 16 teams to demonstrate the impacts of diplomatic activities using participants’ data visualization skills. AWS announced Thursday it provided technology, credits, expertise and system architects to the 24-hour ImpactHack event jointly hosted by the State Department‘s U.S. Diplomacy Center and the …

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Booz Allen Co-Hosts Online Crowdsourcing Hackathon

Booz Allen Co-Hosts Online Crowdsourcing Hackathon - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Booz Allen Hamilton has co-hosted an onsite and online crowdsourcing hackathon at the firm’s innovation center in Washington, D.C. to present the impacts of crowdsourced development in the federal sector. The four-day 2016 Topcoder Open Finals exhibited an Environmental Protection Agency Megahack that aimed to develop a portal for policymakers, industry …

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Blue Compass to Facilitate NGA-Sponsored Hackathon Series for Developers

Blue Compass to Facilitate NGA-Sponsored Hackathon Series for Developers - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Blue Compass will serve as lead facilitator on a National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency-sponsored hackathon series that seeks to foster relationships with software developers and industry in support of NGA programs. The Tysons Corner, Virginia-based company said Friday the competition also aims to promote NGA programs such as the Innovative GEOINT Application Platform Provider project …

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Tony Frazier: DigitalGlobe to Co-Host Hackathon with Geospatial Intelligence Foundation

Tony Frazier: DigitalGlobe to Co-Host Hackathon with Geospatial Intelligence Foundation - top government contractors - best government contracting event

DigitalGlobe and the United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation will co-host a hackathon event that focuses on geospatial intelligence. Tony Frazier, DigitalGlobe senior vice president of U.S. government solutions and one of the contest judges, wrote in a blog post published Wednesday that the event would take place at the company's Herndon, Virginia-based office …

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Battelle to Host Automobile Cyber Hackathon; Karl Heimer Comments

Battelle to Host Automobile Cyber Hackathon; Karl Heimer Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Battelle will hold its third annual practicum-based camp to tackle cybersecurity issues in automobiles July 13 through July 18 in Detroit. The CyberAuto Challenge has teams of students and automotive professionals participate in lectures about secure system design, secure programming, embedded systems, information technology laws and ethics, Battelle announced Monday. “Most …

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NASA Worldwide App Challenge Yields 770 Ideas

NASA Worldwide App Challenge Yields 770 Ideas - top government contractors - best government contracting event

 A program launched by NASA to produce open source international space applications and software has resulted in 770 proposals across 58 different categories, GCN reported Friday. The hackathon event, launched in March 2012 and held in April 2012, called on 9,147 people worldwide to submit their proposals for the NASA’s …

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