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  • National Cancer Institute feels the budget pinch

    John Czajkowski, deputy director for management at the National Cancer Institute, is this week’s guest on Agency of the Month.

  • Obama briefed on shutdown impacts

    President Barack Obama is being updated by members of the White House about the impact of the government shutdown on key federal agencies and programs. Over the weekend, White House Chief of Staff Denis McDonough briefed Obama on the shutdown’s impact on the government’s research efforts, according to the White House.

  • Scott Borg: Passion for science, education not cooling anytime soon

    Dr. Scott Borg, head of the Antarctic sciences section within the National Science Foundation, says he enjoys not only the scientific research he’s conducted, but his contribution to the development of students in their university education.

  • DHS researchers leverage innovation to head off terrorism

    DHS Science and Technology chief Dr. Reginald Brothers discusses the need to leverage all sources of innovation to stave-off future threats of terrorism.

  • Fostering innovation in the federal government

    Kerry Long, program manager, IARPA, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, joins host John Gilroy on this week’s Federal Tech Talk to discuss the lengths the federal government is taking to foster innovation. December 27, 2016

  • An educational discussion on long term care

    Host Bob Leins welcomes Dave Love, CLU, CLTC with The Love Financial Group to the studio for an educational discussion about long term care. Morningstar investment analysts’ research shows that approximately 70% of Americans over age 65 will become cognitively impaired or unable to complete the activities of daily living. Baron’s says the average need for LTC is almost four years for women and just under two and a half years for men. July 10, 2017

  • Naval Research Office taking a holistic approach to future science

    The Office of Naval Research is trying not to make bets on certain technologies and is instead betting on its people.

  • Mallory Barg Bulman: How good are agencies at improving customer experience?

    Research, use of multiple communications channels and a touch of artificial intelligence: those are three strategies federal agencies have used to improve customer experience.

  • Leadership Development Theory

    Host Bob Leins and co-host Tammy Flanagan, Senior Benefits Director at NITP, welcome Dr. Bill Brantley, Adjunct Faculty at the University of Maryland’s Project Management Center for Excellence. Dr. Brantley also works in the Enterprise Training Division at the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (opinions expressed today are his own and do not represent those of USPTO).

  • Gerardo Olivares: FAA researching ways airplanes, drones can coexist

    Federal Aviation Administration has a team together researching how drones and airplanes can exist within the national airspace.