Jeremy Haft, author of Unmade in China and CEO of SafeSource Trading, said Trump’s expected tariffs and corporate subsidies are a “cheap sugar rush” with inscrutable results.
Data regulation could in fact be the next major regulatory battle the technology industry is faced with.
Like many other industries, the plaintiff’s bar is not sure what to expect under President-elect Donald Trump’s leadership considering his experience as both a plaintiff and defendant in more than 4,000 cases.
DataTribe, a new incubator based in Silicon Valley and Maryland, wants to invest in entrepreneurs who are currently working in government.
A fight over the congressional budget in 2018 is expected after President-elect Donald Trump takes office and enacts his campaign promises, says the former president of the Professional Services Council.
Mark Walsh of the Small Business Administration says he has seen Washington, D.C. take major strides toward becoming an entrepreneurial destination.
Cybersecurity and artificial intelligence small businesses in the greater Washington region will likely see an injection of federal funding in the coming year.
Cherian Thomas, chairman and CEO of Spotluck, explains why Washington, D.C. was the perfect place to launch his restaurant app. He started the company that gives diners daily discounts on local restaurants in D.C.
Unions face a unique future as robotics and the new Trump administration will challenge their existence. Richard Levick, founder and CEO of Levick, discusses how unionized labor will need to adapt to stay relevant, plus whether unions can transition to more white-collar labor as automation gradually eliminates more and more blue-collar jobs in America.
David Petr, president and CEO of the Montgomery Country Economic Development Corporation describes how he wants to lead Montgomery County’s business community into a national leader. Petr started the job in September 2016 and has worked to emphasize the many assets provided by the region to take the county to another level.
President-elect Donald Trump watched four F-35s fly over the Army-Navy Game at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. Forty-eight hours later, he fired off a tweet that would cost the company that built the F-35 nearly $4 billion.
Michigan is latest example of a state providing the framework for testing and deployment of autonomous vehicles.
What do NGOs and organizations targeted by President-elect Donald Trump do following his election? Many of them are collecting record numbers of donations and subscribers, explains weekly contributor Richard Levick, founder and CEO of Levick.
The District of Columbia is shepherding in some smart city initiatives to set the nation’s capital apart. Ryan Ferguson, DC Inno’s general manager, says Washington, D.C. is testing projects such as energy and lighting.
Julian Everly Shervington Wright, co-founder and CEO of SHOTZU, describes himself as a “full stack hustler” here in Washington, D.C. Wright talks about how he started out as an entrepreneur in Atlanta and why he moved to the nation’s capital and not New York City to start SHOTZU, an on-demand photography service.
What’s Working in Washington is a weekly show/podcast examining the relationship between entrepreneurship, innovation and policy in the D.C. region - because our “local” innovation stories are so closely entwined with government. Interesting stories told by a wide variety of voices across demographics and industries that help paint an accurate picture of this dynamic region.