Events – old

Events – old

There are always opportunities to attend and engage in various activities with government and industry innovation leaders.  From conferences to demo days to exhibition events – we’ll keep you informed of the latest ways to get involved.

The ROBOT BLOCK PARTY IS BACK! October 2, 2021

The ROBOT BLOCK PARTY IS BACK! October 2, 2021

These are definitely the droids you’re looking for.

Stop by the Robo Boston Block Party on October 2nd from 11:00am – 4:00pm, to see the latest in all things robotics. From autonomous vehicles to drones, over 30 organizations will be spread across Seaport Common and the adjacent Exhibit Tent demonstrating their robots or offering hands-on experiences and STEM activities. You’ll be able to witness robots walking, crawling, flying, and helping humans in new and unique ways.

A Passion for Social Innovation

A Passion for Social Innovation

A Chat with Tammy Freeman
by Niall White

I had the opportunity to visit with Tammy Freeman, the latest in our ongoing “SME Interviews” for MITRE’s Bridging Innovation. We talked about Social Innovation, sustainable tourism, graduate school, and of course, Bridging Innovation. Tammy is creative, courageous, and very friendly. I hope you enjoy the read!!

Knocking Down Barriers for the Disability Workforce

Knocking Down Barriers for the Disability Workforce

Accessibility means making every reasonable effort to ensure people with disabilities can work effectively and productively in the workplace. That includes both facilities and all electronic materials. Web accessibility, for example, ensures people with disabilities can equally perceive, understand, navigate, contribute to, and interact with web sites and tools. Unfortunately, we have a long way to go in this area. In addition, many of today’s Human Resource practices, processes and tools put some people with disabilities at a disadvantage when applying and competing for a job. On May 18th, MITRE joined Capital Factory in their Accessibility in Tech Summit 2021 to start knocking down some of these barriers.

A Diverse Group Tackling Energy Challenges

A Diverse Group Tackling Energy Challenges

News One of the most quoted equations in the world is E=mc2. Even for those that do not really understand the subtleties of this equation, or what each of the letters represents, most could provide “Who is Albert Einstein?” if the equation appeared on Jeopardy. E is...

Catalyst Accelerator Space Tech Gallery Event — June 25, 2021

Catalyst Accelerator Space Tech Gallery Event — June 25, 2021

A space tech pitch event designed to facilitate collisions between small businesses, government, and space community. The Air Force Research Laboratory/Space Vehicles Directorate (AFRL/RV)- sponsored Catalyst Accelerator will host a Virtual Tech Gallery where 30 startups and small businesses will have the opportunity to showcase their innovative, dual-use, space or space-related technologies.

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