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Inaugural AIRC Incubator Awards

Aug 26, 2021

The Acquisition Innovation Research Center (AIRC) is pleased to announce that eight proposals were selected by the Department of Defense (DoD) for Phase I of its inaugural Incubator Awards.

FALL 2021 - Acquisition Innovation Forum

Aug 25, 2021

The Acquisition Innovation Workshop “Intellectual Property (IP) Valuation in the Defense Innovation Process,” is being held September 9. Presented by Georgetown University in collaboration with the Acquisition Innovation Research Center (AIRC) and selected DoD leaders, academic researchers, industry stakeholders and other thought leaders to help refine ideas and suggestions regarding IP evaluation and valuation methods in DoD acquisition processes.

Defense Data Grand Prix Registration Now Open

Aug 24, 2021

The Defense Data Grand Prix is an academic competition organized by the AIRC to increase awareness of Defense Acquisition System challenges, decisions, and processes.

Dr. Antón Serves on Committee to Produce Study on Data Science and Defense Acquisition Innovation

May 27, 2021

Dr. Philip S. Antón, Recently Appointed AIRC Chief Scientist, Serves on Committee to Produce Study on Data Science and Defense Acquisition Innovation

Career Opportunities

May 25, 2021

The Acquisition Innovation Research Center (SERC/AIRC) at Stevens Institute of Technology is seeking highly motivated individuals in the greater Washington D.C. area and in Hoboken, NJ to join its research team.

Spring Kick-off of the Inaugural Acquisition Innovation Forum

May 5, 2021

On April 6-7, the Acquisition Innovation Research Center (AIRC) hosted its inaugural Acquisition Innovation Forum, an online event attended by thought leaders, researchers, and practitioners in government, academia, and industry.

Government Assignment Opportunity: Director of Acquisition Innovation Research Center

Mar. 17, 2021

In support of the Department of Defense, we would like to call your attention to the following unique opportunity for you or your faculty and staff.

The Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment is looking for candidates to serve as the Director of the Acquisition Innovation Research Center (AIRC) in an Intergovernmental Personnel Act (IPA) capacity.

U.S. Department of Defense Taps Stevens Institute of Technology to Improve Defense Acquisition System

Nov. 30, 2021

New center led by Stevens will support the transformation of the defense acquisition system to help the DoD respond to the rapid technological advancements critical to today’s warfighter