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US Focuses Efforts to Invest in High-Growth Semiconductor Manufacturing

The U.S. Government has introduced policies to incentivize domestic manufacturing of semiconductors, potentially leading to significant federal investments in semiconductor research and development -Fortune (June 30, 2020)

US DHS Kicks off Workstream for Sensor Tech to Combat Wildfires

Four companies have been selected to develop and hopefully commercialize their technology to tackle this growing challenge. – SmartCities World (February 17, 2020)

Sensor Technology to Solve a Burning Problem

A new initiative by the US Department of Homeland Security (DHS) advances the studying sensor-based technology to combat wildfires that specifically impact urban areas. The project is part of its Smart Cities Internet of Things Innovation (SCITI) Labs initiative, focusing …

DHS picks Rockville-based company to develop sensor tech to combat wildfires

Over the next six months, four selected partners — including one from the DMV region — will work on prototype development for new technology to be used in the fight against wildfires that specifically impact urban areas. – Technical.ly (February 12, …

Partners work to evaluate wildfire sensors

The Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) recently selected four new industry partners to participate in a new wildfire sensors workstream of the Smart Cities Internet of Things Innovation (SCITI) Labs. – Homeland Preparedness News (February 7, …

DHS S&T to Evaluate Select Wildfire Sensor Technologies

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) selected four new industry partners to participate in a new wildfire sensors workstream of the Smart Cities Internet of Things Innovation (SCITI) Labs. The SCITI Labs Initiative brings together an expansive network …