The PIF program is also a chance for the government to educate the private sector and public about the importance of federal research, which has spawned watershed technologies.
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VA has embarked on a mission to modernization, which has been advanced by thinking outside of the box and outside of VA headquarters.
This Presidential Innovation Fellow’s route to the White House to join an elite group of technologists and innovative thinkers isn’t exactly what you’d expect.
Presidential Innovation Fellows with IFE CEO Kathleen Kemper (center) and John Paul Farmer (far right). Photo credit: Kevin Allen The term ‘government innovation’ can seem like an oxymoron. But for a small band of disrupters working at the highest levels of government, innovation is actually the prevailing rule of the day. On Thursday, March 13th,Read… Read more »
Answer: Badass Innovators. On Monday, the White House published the list of the second round of Presidential Innovation Fellows. The 43 fellows include multitalented engineers, entrepreneurs, computer scientists and designers, all tasked with developing solutions to improve lives, save tax dollars and create jobs. These “badass innovators,” as described by federal CTO, Todd Park, willRead… Read more »