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Department of Defense

New York Defense Innovation Summit


The focus of this (virtual) summit will be on increasing the impact of NY startups, universities, and industry on Department of Defense missions by identifying strategic initiatives and partnerships that enhance collaboration across the community.

Keynote Address (10am)

Fireside Chat on Unicorn Startups (1030am)

Panel Discussion with Early Stage Ventures (1100am)

Defense Innovation Partnerships (1130am)

NY and Defense Innovation (1200pm)

[Break for lunch 1215pm]

State of NY Defense Innovation (1245pm)

DoD Future Needs (1pm)

  1. Lee Seversky – autonomy, command and control, and decision support
  2. Alex Aved – processing and exploitation
  3. Nate Rowe – connectivity and dissemination
  4. Sarah Muccio – cyber science and technology

New Partnership Models (130pm)

Collaboration Workshops (200pm, 5 parallel breakout sessions)

  1. AI
  2. Data and Analytics
  3. Communications and Distributed Information Systems
  4. Cybersecurity
  5. Urban Tech and Public Safety

Workshop Summary (300pm)

Closing Remarks (320pm)

[Event ends 330pm]

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Summit Background Information