• Click for interview on how Lab Day fits with broader DoD initiatives
  • Deputy Defense Secretary Bob Work speaks at the first DoD Lab Day at the Pentagon
  • Marine Warfighting Laboratory robots were a big hit at DoD Lab Day
  • The Navy Research Lab's remotely-piloted aircraft "Vantage" was part of the South Parking area displays
  • Army's occupant-centric design showcased in CAMEL display
  • "BATMAN" exhibit features Air Force wearable technologies at Lab Day

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CONNECTING INDUSTRY AND DoD

The Defense Innovation Marketplace is a communications resource to provide industry with improved insight into the Research and Engineering investment priorities of the Department of Defense (DoD).  The Marketplace contains DoD R&E strategic documents, solicitations, and News/Events to better inform Independent Research and Development (IR&D) planning. The IR&D Secure Portal houses project summaries that provide DoD with visibility into the IR&D efforts submitted.

NEW BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES
TECHNOLOGY INTERCHANGE MEETINGS
STRATEGIC DIRECTION

Have a solution to a DoD Technology need? Find links to:

Technology Interchange Meetings (TIMs) allow DoD and industry/academia to come together around specific R&E technology challenges and focus areas.

Where is the Department of Defense headed? Gain insight by linking to key DoD and Services information:

LONG RANGE R&D PROGRAM PLAN
SMALL BUSINESS RESOURCES
NEWS & EVENTS

Industry, academia, labs (both corporate and government), FFRDCs and the general public were encouraged to share ideas.

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