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The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine
Air Force Studies Board
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Air Force Science and Technology Engagement Summit


January 18 2018
12:30-3:30 p.m.
National Academy of Sciences Auditorium
2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Washington, D.C. 20418


The Air Force Studies Board of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine held the U.S. Air Force S&T Engagement Summit on January 18, 2018. This event featured remarks from Air Force Secretary Heather Wilson on her vision for rethinking how the Air Force manages groundbreaking research. She also discussed her ideas for how to productively partner with states, consortia, universities and other non-federal research entities in order to advance knowledge and retain American dominance in air and space power.

This summit was sponsored by the Air Force Research Laboratory.  It provided an overview of the goals for a year-long strategic review that will enable you to share your ideas for the future of the Air Force research agenda.


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