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Blog Posts

  • STEM OPT Program an Economic Engine for Americans

    Nov 26, 2019, 01:24 AM by Geoffrey Lane
    The STEM OPT program, in short, gives undergraduate and graduate students in the United States on F-1 visas the opportunity to receive up to 36 months of OPT employment authorization, if it is related to their STEM area of study.
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  • Technology Implications of the 2018 Farm Bill

    Nov 4, 2019, 17:08 PM by Carole Hussey, Associate Manager, and Paul Lefkowitz, Senior Consultant, Public Consulting Group
    The 2018 Farm Bill, passed by Congress and signed by the President in December 2018, has launched a very real need for improved technology support.
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  • Cybersecurity Receives Executive Attention in Local Government

    Oct 30, 2019, 12:22 PM by Dr. Alan Shark
    The chief executive is in the best position to promote and enforce best practices, ensure adequate resources including necessary staff expertise, training, as well as software and hardware solutions in the name of cyber security.
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Press Coverage

Government Officials Optimistic about Smart Cities

Security Magazine - Oct 6, 2017, 17:01 PM

Nearly All Large Businesses Have a Cybersecurity Policy, But Is It Strong Enough?

Security Magazine - Oct 2, 2017, 13:23 PM

Government Officials See Potential Payoffs From Smart Cities Investments

Information Management - Oct 19, 2016, 12:36 PM

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Phone: 202-503-3644