DIU Startup Showcase: Uptake Brings AI into the Motor Pool
January 30, 2019
On January 30, 2019 at 6:00pm (CT) the Defense Innovation Unit joins in discussion with innovative Artificial Intelligence startup that received $1 million in non-dilutive capital to bring its predictive maintenance tech into the Department of Defense. This is the first in a series hosted at Capital Factory in Austin, TX that showcases startups that have worked with DIU to solve national security challenges. The event will be livestreamed on YouTube and the recording will be available online.
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DIUx xView 2018 Detection Challenge
February 21, 2018
DIUx and the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA) are releasing a new satellite imagery dataset to advance key frontiers in computer vision and develop new solutions for national security and disaster response.
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Lt Col Enrique Oti Speaks about Modernizing the Air Operations Center
Pivotal SpringOne Platform 2017
December 06, 2017
DIUx U.S. Air Force (USAF) service lead Lt Col Enrique Oti speaks about USAF's software modernization efforts for tanker planning and dynamic targeting, as well as changing culture within USAF.
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How Wall Street Impacts Defense: Threats, Challenges and Opportunities
2017 Reagan National Defense Forum
December 02, 2017
Raj Shah, managing partner at DIUx, participates in a panel moderated by Trish Regan (Fox Business Network) exploring how the world of finance impacts the Pentagon. Panelists include Michael Leskinen (Executive Director, Aerospace and Defense, J.P. Morgan), the Hon. Richard Spencer, (Secretary of the Navy), and Michael Strianese (Chairman and CEO, L3 Technologies)
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Harnessing Today’s Innovation Culture for Uncle Sam
SXSW
March 10, 2017
DIUx is working to make doing business with DoD fast, flexible, and collaborative. This panel will host those who have served on the front-lines as well as tech industry insiders to discuss the DIUx model and how startups can meaningfully contribute to our national defense.
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