Research & Development
White House Outlines National Objectives for Digital Assets R&D
The White House released a report outlining national objectives for federal R&D focused on development, use and protection of digital assets.
New NSF Program Seeks to Accelerate Translation of Research into Impactful Products and Solutions
NSF's Accelerating Research Translation (ART) program helps academic institutions speed and scale their research activities to generate impactful products, services and solutions.
S&T Fellows Make a Lasting Difference
In Washington, there’s a coalition of powerful and effective policymakers who are often overlooked: Science and Technology Fellows.
NSF Releases Toolkit to Help Defend Research Integrity
The new toolkit provides researchers with a single location to access security best practices from across government and academia.
New Federal Internet of Things Advisory Board Established
A new federal Internet of Things Advisory Board will provide advice to federal agencies participating in the IoT Federal Working Group.
NIST Report Outlines Grand Challenges for U.S. Semiconductor Manufacturing
NIST outlines seven “grand challenges” to strengthen the U.S. competitiveness in semiconductor technology and manufacturing.
DARPA Forward Takes National Security Innovation “On the Road”
DARPA Forward aims to energize regional and national innovation ecosystems, fuel breakthroughs in national security, and help deliver the U.S. technological advantage.
Congress Looks to Increase Federal Spending on Research and Development
Congress is still working on annual appropriations bills for the FY 2022 budget, including substantial increases for federal research and development.
Virtual Congressional Visits Day Reaches New Levels of Member Participation
Going virtual reduced the costs and time commitment for CvVD volunteers, and allowed nearly three times as many IEEE members to join us as we had in 2019.
Endless Frontier Act: Tech Transfer Disguised as Research Funding
The Endless Frontier Act, recently reintroduced in Congress, is a research bill. But if you look more closely, it is clear that it is much more.