Opportunities
Our first DEFx events of 2017 are just around the corner! DEFxDC will be May 12, and will have the theme People, Process, and Technology: The Future of Warfare. DEFxAtlanta will be June 1-3 at the Georgia Tech Research institute Conference Center, and will address policy, technical, and personnel challenges the Army and Defense Department face in the cyber realm.

Interested in running your own DEFx event? Contact the DEFx director for more information.
 
The DEF Marketing team is looking for volunteers to work on our social media team. If you’re interested, send us an e-mail!

The Intelligence Community is hosting a Soirée March 21 that includes keynote remarks by Paul Beck and a book signing by Richard Irwin.

Though-Provoking Articles and Video
Interested in the third offset? DARPA has released information about plans to use complex swarm tactics and human-machine teaming.

What’s the difference between a successful entrepreneur and a successful general manager?

Matthew Von Ertfelda gave a great talk at DEF 2016 about innovation and intrapreneurship in a legacy organization.

AmazonSmile
Want to support Defense Innovation while you’re shopping online? DEF is now an authorized non-profit in the AmazonSmile program. AmazonSmile donates 0.5% of the price of eligible purchases to DEF. To use AmazonSmile, click here or go here and search for “Defense Entrepreneurs, Inc.” then shop normally with the satisfaction that each qualified purchase you make supports defense innovation.

Thanks for reading!

– The DEF Team

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