"Mattering" is measured in results, so, what's ARPA-E's track record? ARPA-E has funded 362 start-ups to date and Martin said 24 of them have attracted $625 million in follow-on funding from $95 million of ARPA-E funds.
"Organized" and "innovation" are words rarely heard together. But an organized approach to innovation is precisely what America needs today, argue Steve Currall, Ed Frauenheim, Sara Jansen Perry, and Emily Hunter.
Research improves education, creates jobs and steers youth toward careers in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) disciplines, all while increasing our society's knowledge and elevating our communities.
In keeping with the commitment made in his State of the Union address to reform the American patent system, President Obama announced a series of executive actions to improve the quality and accessibility of the patenting process.
Across the country, communities are clamoring to land the next Manufacturing Innovation Institute, new “hubs” supported by the Obama Administration that are spurring the types of advanced technologies that will help grow the U.S. economy.
Today, President Obama announced that a multi-‐partner team led by UI LABS has been selected to receive a $70 million award from the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) for the Digital Manufacturing and Design Innovation (DMDI) Institute.