Tag Archives: Rand Corp

Coast Guard Uses Satellites, Sensors to Back Arctic-Based Comms, Situational Awareness

The U.S. Coast Guard uses sensor technologies and satellites to perform communications, situational awareness, navigation and remote sensing operations in the Arctic region, National Defense reported Tuesday. A 2018 report by the Homeland Security Operational Analysis Center says some of the technologies the Coast Guard uses for navigation and domain awareness …

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Mitre Elects Former DoD Official Paul Kaminski to Board of Trustees

Paul Kaminski, a former Defense Department undersecretary for acquisition, technology and logistics, has joined Mitre‘s board of trustees. The nonprofit said Thursday he currently serves as president and CEO of Technovation, a consulting company that helps clients develop business and investment strategies related to aerospace and defense technology. Jason Providakes, Mitre president and …

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INSA Names Defense & Intell Analyst Larry Hanauer as Policy VP

Larry Hanauer, a former senior international policy analyst at RAND Corp., has joined the Intelligence and National Security Alliance as vice president for policy. He will oversee the nonprofit organization’s councils, task forces and other member-driven groups that aim to address national security issues through thought leadership and collaborative, public-private recommendations, INSA said …

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Paul Stockton, Richard Danzig Named Johns Hopkins APL Senior Fellows

Paul Stockton and Richard Danzig, respectively former officials at the Defense Department and the U.S. Navy, have been appointed senior fellows of the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. “Their experiences leading the nation through challenging times and knowledge of emerging technical challenges will further the lab’s impact for the nation,” APL Director Ralph Semmel …

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Executive Profile: Dr. Mark Hewitt, QinetiQ NA EVP and Chief Strategy Officer

Dr. Mark Hewitt serves as executive vice president and chief strategy officer for QinetiQ North America where he leads strategy formulation, corporate development and strategic investments. Hewitt joined the company in January 2010 as senior vice president for strategy in the technology solutions group. Before joining the firm, he served as director of defense and …

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