‘AFRL and AFWERX have partnered to streamline the Small Business Innovation Research process in an attempt to speed up the experience, broaden the pool of potential applicants and decrease bureaucratic overhead. Beginning in SBIR 18.2, and now in 20.3, the Air Force has begun offering ‘Special’ SBIR topics that are faster, leaner and open to a broader range of innovations. SEI has been awarded a Phase 1 SBIR from AFWERX to design a Joint Air Strike Planner solution.’
Hero Challenge is developing creativity to solving complex problems, developing new strategies, facilitating innovation, and driving organizational change. Public Safety Communications Research Division’s (PSCR) Open Innovation focuses on advancing public safety communications by leveraging the expertise and innovative solutions from a diverse array of contributors and collaborators across the globe.
The U.S. Office of Naval Research Global (ONR Global) provides worldwide science & technology (S&T)-based solutions for current and future naval challenges. Leveraging the expertise of more than 50 scientists, technologists and engineers, ONR Global maintains a physical presence on five continents. The command reaches out to the broad global technical community and the operational fleet/force commands to foster cooperation in areas of mutual interest and to bring the full range of possibilities to the Navy and Marine Corps