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Enhanced Rescue Hoist Glove Available for Responders

Washington, DC – An enhanced rescue hoist glove will soon be available for first responders. The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) collaborated with Higher Dimension Materials, Inc. (HDM) and North Carolina State University…

Breakthrough Army Technology is a Game Changer for Deepfake Detection

ADELPHI, Md. – Army researchers developed a deepfake detection method that will allow for the creation of state-of-the-art Soldier technology to support mission-essential tasks such as adversarial threat detection and recognition. This work specifically focuses on…

Texas National Guard Counterdrug Leads in Technical Field

In a world where technological advances have become a part of everyday life, Texas National Guard Joint Counterdrug Task Force members must stay ahead of the game or fall behind the drug trafficking organizations they…

Webinars

DoD’s Role on the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States (CFIUS)

Created through a 1975 executive order, the CFIUS is an interagency committee chaired by the U.S. Department of the Treasury that reviews certain foreign acquisitions, mergers, or takeovers of U.S. businesses to determine the effect…

The “Tyranny of Distance” in Homeland Defense: Weapons of Mass Destruction in the United States Indo-Pacific Command

The United States Indo-Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM) covers nearly half of the Earth’s surface, stretching from the western border of India to the West Coast of the United States and from Antarctica to the North Pole….

Podcast: An Interview with the 37th Commandant of the United States Marine Corps

Part 1 Throughout history, advances in technology have had a direct effect on warfighting capabilities. As such, they have had a corresponding and often dramatic impact on the battlefield in terms of doctrine, tactics, and…

Events

64th Annual Biosafety and Biosecurity Conference

Three full days of intensive professional development courses to educate and inspire. Three full days of state-of-the-art keynotes, papers, and panels highlighting best practices and hands-on skills crucial for today’s biosafety and biosecurity professionals. Exhibits…

2021 AUSA Annual Meeting

THE ARMY’S MOST POWERFUL EVENT COVERS EVERYTHING YOU NEED – ALL IN ONE PLACE. The Association of the United States Army’s Annual Meeting is the largest land power exposition and professional development forum in North…

TechNet Augusta 2021

Please mark your calendars for August 16-19, 2021, when TechNet Augusta is scheduled to return to the Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center in Augusta, Georgia. Visit www.afcea.org/events for the full list of AFCEA events….