Latest Office of Science and Technology Policy Stories

2014-03-25 23:33:15

The 15th Annual S&ET Conference, "Leveraging the DoD Science and Technology Program to Create Future Warfighting Capabilities Through Rapid Prototyping and Emerging Concept Demonstration," will be held from April 8-10, 2014, at the College Park (MD) Marriott Hotel & Conference Center and will feature keynote addresses from Mr. Frank Kendall and The Honorable Patricia Falcone. Arlington, VA (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) has...

2013-04-05 23:03:37

On May 8, 2013, Stevens Institute of Technology welcomes Dr. John P. Holdren as the keynote speaker in the President´s Distinguished Lecture Series, hosted by Stevens President Nariman Farvardin. Holdren is Assistant to the President for Science and Technology, Director of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP), and Co-chair of the President´s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology (PCAST). (PRWEB) April 05, 2013 Holdren to Deliver Progress Report on...

2012-02-15 04:34:37

NITRD Symposium to be webcast; media encouraged to tune in and/or to attend the final session on big ideas for the future and an agency showcase Just two decades ago ... - Only 30 percent of Americans used computers and only 15 percent of households owned personal computers. - Computing power was conglomerated in a few select supercomputing centers at major research institutions and national labs. - The fastest supercomputer in the world, a CM-3, could perform 14 billion...

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