Defense Innovation at Startup Speed

In-person session

October 15, 2020 | 3:05 PM - 5:40 PM

Welcome to our Defense Innovation Virtual Conference sponsored by BAE Systems and hosted at Venture Café Cambridge.

This BAE Systems sponsored Venture Café event will explore the various aspects of government, academic, and commercial partners’ common goal to strengthen national security and build a more secure world. Our success in achieving this goal depends on our ability to leverage the innovation ecosystem and work together to overcome the unique technological challenges presented in a fast moving world. Ultimately our collective response and perseverance will drive the acceleration of innovative technology deployment.



3:00 – 3:30 PM (ET) – BAE Introduction and Keynote
3:30 – 4:40 PM (ET) – ROUND ROBIN: Collaborating for Success to Leverage the Innovation Ecosystem, From the Bench to Future Operating Environment.
4:45 – 5:40 PM (ET) – PANEL: Challenge Problems and Business Opportunities in Technology Development

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