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Jul 18, 2019 05:48 PM

CIT GAP Funds Makes Follow-On Investment in 4stay to Support Rapid Growth

Arlington, Va.-based startup earns additional funding for continued global expansion of online student housing marketplace.

 
Jul 16, 2019 09:13 PM

Center for Innovative Technology and Commonwealth Chief Data Officer Announce Statewide Survey to Develop Data Governance Policy for Virginia

Commonwealth cities and counties invited to participate in Data Governance Survey

 
Jun 27, 2019 04:57 PM

Virginia Center for Unmanned Systems at CIT Launched Regional UAS Public Safety Workshop

First of Several Scheduled Events in 2019 to Promote Drone Capabilities and UAS Development

 
Jun 25, 2019 06:54 PM

Secretary of Commerce and Trade Brian Ball talks with WINA's Les Sinclair about the growth in Charlottesville/Albemarle area and the growth in Virginia as a whole & CIT CRCF Awards | 2019

On Fri, Jun 7, 2019 Robby Demeria, Deputy Secretary of Commerce and Trade for Technology let us know that Brian Ball, Secretary of Commerce and Trade was going to be interviewed by Les Sinclair of WINA News Radio – the interview aired at a later date.

 
Jun 20, 2019 03:36 PM

CIT CEO Ed Albrigo Recognized as Fearless Champion of the Year by Uniting Women in Cyber

nnual Fearless Women Awards Acknowledge Commitment to Supporting Women in Cyber.

 
Jun 18, 2019 03:57 PM

CIT’s Virginia Founders Fund Invests in Fringe to Change the Way Employers Offer Benefits

With more employees prioritizing benefits over pay raises, the Fringe platform takes the hassle out of offering diverse and flexible perk programs

 
Jun 06, 2019 04:06 PM

Governor Northam Announces Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund Award Winners

Governor Ralph Northam today announced $2.51 million in funding in support of 41 Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) awards. The projects represent exciting advancements in five industries: clean energy, cybersecurity, data analytics, life sciences, and unmanned systems.

 
May 21, 2019 02:29 PM

CIT’s Virginia Founders Fund Invests in Skyphos Technologies to Advance the Development of 3D Printing for Microfluidics

Startup allows faster, cheaper 3D printing of chip testing devices in hopes of speeding up the process of discovering new technologies.

 
May 14, 2019 03:12 PM

CIT GAP Funds Invests in Fenris to Improve Insurance Quote Process for both Applicants and Insurers

Software and analytics startup streamlines the digital insurance quoting process, while preserving underwriting integrity and accuracy.

 
May 14, 2019 01:44 PM

CIT GAP Funds Managing Director, Tom Weithman, to Speak at 2019 Cyber Investing Summit

Panel will offer insight on investment opportunities and financial strategies for emerging cybersecurity startups.

 
May 07, 2019 03:13 PM

Virginia Unmanned Systems Center at CIT Forms Board of Advisors to Support Local Initiatives, Forward Industry Expansion

Board Members Represent the Full Breadth of Virginia Unmanned Systems, Will Help Fill Industry Gaps for Land, Sea, Air and Space

 
May 01, 2019 09:03 PM

The Virginia Unmanned Systems Center at CIT opened their Virginia Pavilion at AUVSI XPONENTIAL 2019

Announced Virginia’s 2019 Unmanned Systems Award Winners

 
Apr 29, 2019 07:30 PM

CIT Investment Director, Jen O’Daniel, to Join Regional Investors on a ‘Meet the VCs’ Panel

Group to discuss market trends and offer insight to the startup community

 
Apr 24, 2019 04:28 PM

CIT’s Marco Rubin to Serve as Judge for 2019 Startup Showdown at AUVSI XPONENTIAL

Senior Investment Director will help select the winner of a competition for early-stage, disruptive unmanned systems companies.

 
Apr 15, 2019 01:15 PM

CIT GAP Funds Invests in 4stay to Increase Lodging Opportunities on College Campuses

Online marketplace for student housing connects students, interns, and professionals with local hosts, roommates, and room providers

 
Apr 11, 2019 03:27 PM

CIT GAP Funds Invests in Metallum3D to Increase the Accessibility of Cost Effective Metal 3D Printing

Startup offers affordable metal 3D printing materials and services to reduce the traditional limitations of this technology

 
Apr 08, 2019 04:06 PM

CIT to Promote Virginia’s Connected Entrepreneurial Ecosystem at Annual Tom Tom Summit & Festival

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) today announced their participation in the upcoming Tom Tom Summit & Festival in Charlottesville. Active in supporting the expansion of business ownership and scalable ventures in Virginia, CIT has designed sessions to empower and promote the state’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.

 
Mar 27, 2019 08:17 PM

Stafford County Partners with CIT to Define "Smart" Features of the New Downtown Stafford

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced today a partnership with Stafford County to help define “smart” for the new smart Downtown Stafford, including issuance of an open RFI (Request for Information) by CIT to solicit concepts for inclusion.

 
Mar 19, 2019 03:43 PM

CIT’s Virginia Founders Fund Invests in Ario Technologies to Enhance Workforce Training and Increase Safety in Industrial Environments

Norfolk startup’s augmented reality productivity platform reduces downtime in manufacturing, provides remote expert assistance in real time

 
Feb 28, 2019 02:56 PM

CIT GAP Funds Invests in Tympanogen to Advance Modern-Day Medical Treatments for Ear, Nose and Throat

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced today that CIT GAP Funds has invested in Richmond, VA-based Tympanogen, Inc., a medical technology company that develops ear, nose and throat (ENT) devices based on a proprietary gel patch technology. CIT’s investment will be used to advance the manufacturing and validation of Tympanogen’s flagship product, Perf-Fix™, as well as adding several new key hires.

 
Feb 27, 2019 03:21 PM

CIT GAP Funds Named Virginia’s Most Active Investor by CB Insights

CIT’s 200+ Investments Span the Commonwealth and Drive Critical Technology Sectors

 
Feb 27, 2019 03:10 PM

CIT to Host Launch Lounges in San Francisco and Austin

Industry Luminaries and Leaders from Innovative Cybersecurity Start-Ups Gather for Fireside Chats, Book Signings

 
Feb 21, 2019 03:43 PM

CIT GAP Funds Invests in NOVI to Further the Development of Small Satellite Market

The next generation of hardware and data analytics platforms will be used for Earth imaging, IoT, weather forecasting, high bandwidth connectivity and more.

 
Feb 14, 2019 07:04 PM

Virginia Loves Unmanned Systems

Virginia Senate Issues Joint Resolution 347 Commending The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) and the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership (MAAP) for their successful leadership in unmanned systems integration.

 

CIT GAP Funds Invests in DroneUp to Revolutionize Commercial Drone Pilot Services

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced today that CIT GAP Funds has invested in Chesapeake, VA based DroneUp, the creator of a patent-pending platform that organizes drone pilots into a network that serves commercial markets, government agencies, and public safety organizations.

 
Feb 08, 2019 09:31 PM

SENATE JOINT RESOLUTION NO. 347, Offered January 31, 2019

Commending the Center for Innovative Technology's Center for Unmanned Systems and the Virginia Tech Mid-Atlantic Aviation Partnership.

 
Jan 29, 2019 08:51 PM

Qlarion Partners with CIT to Launch Smart Community Analytics Platform

Qlarion, a data and analytics firm that specializes in government innovation, is pleased to announce it has partnered with the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) to offer the Virginia Community Analytics Platform (VCAP) to municipalities throughout the Commonwealth. VCAP is based on the Qlarion Community Center™ platform, a cloud-based fully managed smart community analytics platform tailored for state and local governments. VCAP integrates information from a municipality’s departments into centralized, pre-packaged dashboards, reports, and data discovery tools. Qlarion has already licensed the product to the City of Fredericksburg.

 
Jan 23, 2019 04:23 PM

To rebuild satellite communications, Ubiquitilink starts at ground level

Communications satellites are multiplying year by year as more companies vie to create an orbital network that brings high-speed internet to the globe. Ubiquitilink, a new company headed by Nanoracks co-founder Charles Miller, is taking a different tack: reinventing the Earthbound side of the technology stack.

 
Jan 15, 2019 03:15 PM

CIT’s Virginia Founders Fund Invests in Micronic Technologies to Improve Water Purification Technology

Patented technology cleans water from any source at less cost, more efficiently, and more effectively than any other technology on the market

 
Dec 18, 2018 07:25 PM

CIT's Weithman and O'Daniel Joined by 9 Portfolio Companies on DCA Live Cyber Starts List

The Washington, DC region has become ground zero for the cyber security industry as dozens of great entrepreneurs and innovators have chosen this area to build companies and help solve some of the biggest security issues facing our federal government, our national security and millions of American consumers.​

 
Nov 30, 2018 09:19 PM

Securiosity Podcast: Welcome to breach week

Securiosity Podcast: Welcome to breach week

 
Nov 30, 2018 06:21 PM

Venture capital and private equity play important roles in funding technology for the channel

Venture capitalists (VCs) and to some lesser extent private equity have played important roles in funding security technology startups. With the move of security to the cloud like so many other technologies, managed security service providers (MSSPs) in the channel are well positioned to reap the benefits of that investment. And as trends go, VCs anticipate that they will continue to lead the way in cybersecurity investments come 2019.

 
Nov 28, 2018 02:34 PM

CIT's Virginia Founders Fund Invests in Richmond-based Wearable Augmented Reality Startup ARtGlass

ARtGlass, which provides augmented reality experiences on smartglasses to cultural and historic sites, today closed a $1.3 million angel financing round.

 
Nov 27, 2018 06:48 PM

CIT GAP Funds Invests in Student Opportunity Center to Strengthen College-To-Career Pathways

SaaS platform enables higher education institutions to centralize, manage and deliver experimental learning opportunities to students.

 
Nov 20, 2018 06:53 PM

CEO of Senseware, a CIT GAP Funds Portfolio Company, Wins VAEEC Leadership Award

Award Showcases Champions for Energy Efficiency Across the Commonwealth

 
Nov 07, 2018 06:58 PM

CIT Investment Director, Marco Rubin, to Moderate Panel at Virginia Energy Efficiency Council Fall 2018 Meeting

Rubin will lead a discussion between local executives from three high-growth energy efficiency startups

 
Oct 31, 2018 06:02 PM

CIT and MACH37 Expand Cybersecurity Partnership with UVa-Wise

Third annual information session on Nov. 14 will continue to cultivate a pipeline of trained cybersecurity and software development professionals

 
Oct 10, 2018 08:22 PM

CIT Investment Director, Jen O’Daniel, to Speak at Alberta Innovates Symposium

CIT is pleased to announce that Jennifer O’Daniel, Investment Director, will speak at the 2018 Alberta Innovates Future of Cyber Security Symposium in Calgary. In support of Cyber Security Awareness Month (CSAM), an internationally recognized campaign held each October to advocate for the importance of cyber security, the symposium targets cyber security stakeholders interested in gaining deeper industry knowledge and the opportunity to network.

 
Oct 09, 2018 03:27 PM

CIT Announces FY2019 Solicitation for Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund

CIT announced today the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) Request for Proposals (RFP) for FY2019.

 
Oct 08, 2018 01:33 PM

Tracy Tynan Joins CIT as Director of Virginia Center for Unmanned Systems

CIT announced today that it has hired Tracy Tynan as the new Director of the Virginia Center for Unmanned Systems. Tynan joins CIT with more than 15 years of economic and community development experience in Virginia. In this role, Tynan’s main focus will be to increase collaboration and communication among the various entities engaged with unmanned systems across the Commonwealth, with the goal of growing unmanned systems economic activity and benefit in Virginia.

 
Oct 02, 2018 01:54 PM

CIT and NTIA to Cohost Virginia Broadband Summit

CIT, in partnership with the National Telecommunications and Information Administration’s BroadbandUSA Program, will host the Virginia Broadband Summit in Roanoke, Virginia on Tuesday, October 30, 2018.​

 
Sep 27, 2018 08:29 PM

CIT Announces Funding Sources Series for October 2018

CIT announced today that it will host a series of events throughout the Commonwealth of Virginia to provide an overview of funding sources and programs available for Virginia-based researchers and entrepreneurs.​

 
Sep 25, 2018 06:03 PM

CIT Investment Director Marco Rubin to Speak at 2018 Global Security Exchange

CIT today announced that Senior Investment Director, Marco Rubin, will speak at the 2018 Global Security Exchange (GSX) in Las Vegas. Formerly known as the ASIS International Annual Seminar and Exhibits, GSX is one of the most comprehensive security events in the world, uniting cyber and operational security professionals from across the private and public sectors to explore the current and future security landscape, exchange ideas, expand global connection

 
Sep 20, 2018 08:11 PM

Ed Albrigo Named to Washingtonian’s List of 2018 Tech Titans

Tech Titans 2018: Washington’s Top Tech Leaders

 
Sep 06, 2018 08:09 PM

PODCAST: Security Management Magazine Interviews Marco Rubin on Drone Security

Experts question the cybersecurity of U.S. elections infrastructure. Biological advances could give threat actors an advantage. Plus, the latest trends and challenges in drone security with Marco Rubin from the Center for Innovative Technology.

 
Sep 06, 2018 02:56 PM

CIT GAP Funds Portfolio Company, TypeZero Technologies, Acquired by Dexcom

CIT is proud to announce that its CIT GAP Funds portfolio company, TypeZero Technologies, Inc. was acquired by Dexcom, Inc., the leader in continuous glucose monitoring for people with diabetes. In 2015, CIT GAP Funds led TypeZero’s seed round, furthering the development of the startup’s diabetes management technology that was licensed from the University of Virginia.

 
Sep 04, 2018 08:07 PM

Company Building is a Team Approach: Tom Weithman Interviewed by Authority Magazine

Company Building is a Team Approach: Tom Weithman Interviewed by Authority Magazine

 
Aug 28, 2018 01:49 PM

CIT GAP Funds Invests in Embody

CIT announced today that CIT GAP Funds has invested in Embody, a Norfolk, Virginia based medical device company developing collagen-based products for the treatment of tendon and ligament injuries. The 757 Angels led this investment in Embody’s convertible debt round, alongside CIT and individual investors.​

 
Aug 20, 2018 08:04 PM

CIT Weighs In for CSO Magazine – Corporate pre-crime: The ethics of using AI to identify future insider threats

Remember “Minority Report”? Artificial intelligence can spot employee behavior that suggests a future risk. Here’s how to use that data ethically and effectively.

 
Aug 17, 2018 08:01 PM

PODCAST: Marco Rubin Speaks with The CyberWire About Security and Innovations for Drones

PODCAST: Marco Rubin Speaks with The CyberWire About Security and Innovations for Drones

 
Aug 10, 2018 07:59 PM

Securiosity Podcast: Dispatches from hacker summer camp

It’s 8000 degrees in Vegas. But, we love you, dear audience, so we bring you the latest in news from hacker summer camp. NSS Labs CEO Vik Phatak talks to us about his continous security validation reports, and how companies leverage them to make better decisions for their enterprises. You know what would be a better decision? Not holding a wildly popular cybersecurity conference in 110 degree heat. What an idea!

 
Jul 27, 2018 01:19 PM

MACH37 Cyber Accelerator Opens Applications for Fall 2018 Session

The MACH37 Cyber Accelerator announced today that it will begin accepting applications for the Fall 2018 Cohort, which will commence on Sept. 24.

 
Jul 24, 2018 06:34 PM

CIT Investment Director, Jennifer O’Daniel, to Present Black Hat Innovation Session

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) today announced that Investment Director Jennifer O’Daniel has been selected to present a panel at Black Hat USA. The session, titled Understanding the Security Startup Market: Follow the Money, will take place on August 9th and will include representatives from the venture capital community and security entrepreneurs to discuss how venture capital works in the security startup market.

 
Jul 22, 2018 07:56 PM

Increasing access to venture capital for all Virginians – Commentary from Tom Weithman for The Hill

Across the U.S., venture capital is disproportionately focused in large metropolitan areas. Often, entrepreneurs who do not locate their companies within these areas struggle to garner the same attention as those based in cities, and thus receive less venture investment.

 
Jul 22, 2018 01:42 PM

Increasing access to venture capital for all Virginians

CIT GAP Funds Managing Director and MACH37 President, Tom Weithman, shares insight into how our new investment vehicle, the Virginia Founders Fund, will help increase access to venture capital for all Virginians.

 
Jul 16, 2018 01:54 PM

Scoop News Group Launches Securiosity Podcast

Scoop News Group launched Securiosity, a brand-new podcast about cybersecurity, featuring co-hosts Greg Otto, editor-in-chief of CyberScoop, and Jennifer O'Daniel, investment director of CIT GAP Funds and MACH37. The series explores the latest security and privacy news and features interviews with leaders from the private and public sectors on how they view the ever-changing cybersecurity landscape.​

 
Jul 13, 2018 07:44 PM

Introducing Securiosity: CyberScoop's newest podcast, featuring CIT’s Jen O’Daniel as co-host

Introducing Securiosity: CyberScoop's newest podcast, featuring CIT’s Jen O'Daniel as co-host

 
Jun 29, 2018 02:44 PM

IEEE honors two ECE professors for their outstanding contributions

Two of DMPI’s founders were recognized this year by being elevated to the grade of Fellow of the IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers).

 
Jun 27, 2018 03:41 PM

CIT and FCEDA to Co-Host NOVA Entrepreneurs Funding Forum

CIT and FCEDA to host informational session featuring speakers, panels and conversations which highlight new funding opportunities for entrepreneurs, startups and small businesses in Northern Virginia ​

 
Jun 27, 2018 01:00 PM

CIT Advances Regional and National Network to Source, Qualify and Close Deals

In an ongoing effort to drive innovation and entrepreneurship, the Center for Innovative Technology’s (CIT) GAP Funds has invested in over 200 high-potential, early-stage companies likely to achieve rapid growth and generate significant economic return. Since it’s 2005 formation, CIT GAP Funds has infused an additional $600M+ of private placements onto the balance sheets of portfolio companies.

 
Jun 25, 2018 08:17 PM

DHS S&T Partners with New Innovators to Bring Smart Cities Technologies to First Responders

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) and its research and development partners today selected 13 U.S. and international companies to develop smart cities technologies to assist public safety.

 
Jun 12, 2018 02:35 PM

NASA SBIR Success Story : Pancopia

2-time CRCF award recipient, Pancopia, featured on the NASA SBIR website.

 
Jun 12, 2018 02:33 PM

Virginia Tech convenes first Blockchain Symposium, 'Promise and Peril of Disrupting the Trust Business'

Peter Menegay, CRCF project PI, participated as a panelist in the first Blacksburg Blockchain Symposium held at the Lyric Theater in Blacksburg on April 20, 2018.

 
Jun 04, 2018 07:33 PM

Governor Northam Announces FY2018 Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) Awards

Governor Ralph Northam announced today nearly $2.7 million in funding in support of 34 Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) awards. The projects represent exciting advancements in six industries: biosciences and medical technologies, cyber security, clean energy, water quality, data analytics and unmanned systems.

 
May 25, 2018 02:29 PM

Dr. Supriyo Bandyopadhyay was named a 2018 Outstanding Faculty Award for VCU by SVHEV and Dominion Energy

CRCF FY15 Recipient - Dr. Supriyo Bandyopadhyay named a 2018 Outstanding Faculty Award for VCU by SVHEV and Dominion Energy

 
May 16, 2018 02:24 PM

VCU Innovation Gateway 2017 Annual Report Profiles CRCF awardee and SME: Barbara Boyan

The 2017 Annual Report for VCU Innovation Gateway profiles a CRCF awardee and Subject Mater Expert: Barbara Boyan. For the purposes of the Innovation Gateway Annual Report, she is Dean of the School of Engineering and became a fellow in the National Academy of Inventors (VCU's first fellow); Dayanjan "Shanaka" Wijesinghe, a SME.

 
May 14, 2018 02:15 PM

VCU Innovation Gateway and the National Academy of Inventors Gather to Celebrate Academic Innovation

Several VCU faculty members associated with CRCF inducted into the National Academy of Inventors

 
May 09, 2018 06:10 PM

US Department of Transportation Announces Virginia Wins Bid to Participate in Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program

The U.S. Department of Transportation and the Federal Aviation Administration have announced Virginia's selection as a participant in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Integration Pilot Program. The Program helps tackle the most significant challenges to integrating drones into the national airspace to reduce risks to public safety and security.

 
May 04, 2018 07:48 PM

Pioneering new 3-D cancer model to speed new treatments

Spotlight on CRCF FY13 Recipient - HemoShear

 
May 02, 2018 07:47 PM

Innovative Water Purification System for Space Exploration Wins National Commercialization Award

Pancopia, an FY2016 CRCF awardee, wins the Federal Lab Consortium National 2018 Excellence in Technology Transfer Project of the Year Award, based on work with NASA.

 
Apr 26, 2018 07:42 PM

Technical.ly DC: Virginia Founders Fund seeks to invest in startups founded by women, people of color, veterans

The Commonwealth of Virginia has a new seed investment fund aiming to increase access to capital for startups founded by women, people of color and veterans, and companies based outside Northern Virginia.​

 
Apr 24, 2018 07:38 PM

RSA 2018: Daniel speaks with CIT GAP Funds Managing Director about cybersecurity startups

RSA 2018: Daniel speaks with CIT GAP Funds Managing Director about cybersecurity startups

 
Apr 15, 2018 01:56 PM

Governor Ralph Northam Announces 2018 Outstanding STEM Award Recipients

CRCF FY2017 award recipient, Dr. Samy El-Shall from VCU, has been named a 2017 Outstanding Scientist of the Year.

 
Apr 12, 2018 08:23 PM

Governor Northam Announces Creation of the Virginia Founders Fund

Governor Ralph Northam announces the creation of the Virginia Founders Fund, a new seed-stage fund that increases access to venture capital in Virginia. The fund, administered by CIT, promotes further collaboration and support for regionally based innovation initiatives and increases investment opportunities for Virginia-based entrepreneurs traditionally underrepresented in venture capital.

 
Mar 22, 2018 02:41 PM

Bird behavior may help solve human problems

Dr. John Swaddle, CRCF FY14 Recipient and Professor of Biology at W&M, provides insight on how his team is using sound to save birds and agricultural assets

 
Mar 19, 2018 05:38 PM

VT team develops novel 3-D printed high-performance polymer that could be used in space

A Virginia Tech team has recently received considerable press on their work in 3D printing, as, notably, their discovery on the mSl of the polyimide Kapton stands as the highest temperature polymer 3D printed. The team has been featured in numerous outlets. Virginia Tech’s work was funded through CRCF in FY2012 to develop a micro-stereolithography (mSl) systems and nanocomposite photopolymers for the fabrication of 3D microscale nanocomposites.

 
Mar 13, 2018 08:27 PM

Governor McAuliffe Announces Virginia Tech to Receive $1.1 Million Grant from the Virginia Research Investment Fund

Virginia Tech’s Dr. Rafael Davalos was the recipient of a $1.1M Virginia Research Investment Fund (VRIF) award to support a medical device that will use low-energy electric fields to treat brain tumors. Davalos, through his role in Virginia Tech and spin-out company VoltMed, is the recipient of multiple CRCF awards that has also helped develop this technology to its current stage.

 

Dr. Michael Friedlander Named One of 50 Most Influential Virginians

Dr. Michael Friedlander, VP for Health Sciences and Technology at Virginia Tech and Executive Director of the VT Carilion Research Institute, has been named one of the 50 most influential Virginians by Virginia Business. Friedlander is a multi-solicitation CRCF award recipient, namely for the Eminent Researcher Recruitment Program, through which he has recruited talented and connected researchers to Virginia Tech from institutions across the country, strengthening Tech’s research superiority.

 

Governor Northam Announces Virginia as Recipient of Smart Cities Grant

Governor Ralph Northam today announced that Virginia was been selected as a recipent of a 2018 Readiness Challenge Grant. The grant program, administered by the Smart Cities Council, sought applications from across North America and selected communities that are looking to apply new smart technologies to improve community livability, workability, sustainability, and resilience.

 
Feb 12, 2018 06:37 PM

Countering the Attack of the Drones

Justus Graham, CEO of Counter-Drone Research Corporation was interviewed in a June 2017 issue of Military Training and Simulation Magazine. CDRC is an FY2016 and FY2017 CRCF award recipient for their work to detect and localize rogue UAS and remotely seize control of the vehicle to force a safe landing.​

 

UVA Engineering Tapped to Lead $27.5 Million Center to Reinvent Computing

UVA recently announced the establishment of CRISP (Center for Research in Intelligent Storage and Processing in Memory), which will bring together researchers from eight universities to remove the separation between memories that store data and processers that operate on the data. CRCF funding helped UVa researchers develop the preliminary results that helped them become selected.

 
Jan 22, 2018 09:16 PM

418 Intelligence Corp. Receives $350K from DHS S&T to Create Platform to Spur Cybersecurity Controls Information-Sharing

CRCF FY2017 award recipient, 418 Intelligence Corp., has been awarded $350,000 from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) to develop a forecasting platform that will help critical infrastructure owners and system operators share and keep abreast of the latest developments in cybersecurity protection.

 
Oct 05, 2017 03:54 PM

CIT Announces FY2018 Solicitation for Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund

CIT announced today the Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) Request for Proposals (RFP) for FY2018.

 
Aug 08, 2016 04:06 PM

CIT Announces the Second Round of EMERGE 2016: Wearable Technology

In partnership with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) and the U.S. Department of Energy Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL), the Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced today the kickoff of EMERGE 2016: Wearable Technology, an expansion of the successful pilot begun last year that accelerated the delivery of the latest innovative wearable technologies for first responders.

 
Jun 05, 2014 02:03 PM

CIT Announces Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) FY2014 Spring Solicitation Awards

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) announced today 38 Commonwealth Research Commercialization Fund (CRCF) awards totaling nearly $3 million for the purpose of funding targeted areas of research with commercial promise. Twenty-seven organizations from academia and industry in the Commonwealth received this commercialization support, which is aligned with the Commonwealth Research and Technology (R&T) Strategic Roadmap.

 
 
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