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Facebook Tech Talk: Securing Surface Transportation

Please join us for a Facebook Live Tech Talk on February 22 at 1 p.m. EST to learn more about what S&T is doing to secure surface transportation.
16-Feb-2018 6:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


DHS S&T Announces Five Finalists in $300K Biothreat Prize Competition

Issued by DHS S&T in collaboration with OHA's National Biosurveillance Integration Center (NBIC), the challenge calls for the design of an early warning system that uses existing data to uncover emerging biothreats.
14-Feb-2018 5:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Partners With James Madison University

Students from James Madison University (JMU) will be tackling air travel security issues for the DHS Science and Technology Directorate as part of their spring semester of the Hacking 4 DefenseTM (H4D) class.
12-Feb-2018 9:05 AM EST Add to Favorites

DHS S&T Awards $5.6M to Improve Cybersecurity Research

DHS S&T awarded a total of $5,643,466 across seven organizations to develop new tools to arm researchers with the latest insight and an increased collection of cybersecurity incident data to understand and counter cyberattacks.
8-Feb-2018 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites


S&T-Funded Tools Help Get Ahead of Storms

DHS S&T's HV-X platform integrates forecast and planning data to provide emergency managers with decision support tools for use in advance of and during tropical weather.
6-Feb-2018 4:30 PM EST Add to Favorites


How Coast Guard Response Is Benefitting from S&T’s University Partnerships

Using this visual, user-centered platform, USCG decision makers could spot the stations most capable of responding to the disaster and helped prioritize the restoration of stations in need of repair.
31-Jan-2018 5:05 AM EST Add to Favorites


2017 Critical Incident Exercise Tests First Responder Technologies

During this exercise, agencies tested and evaluated not only tactics, techniques and procedures, but also the efficacy of emergent relevant technologies.
25-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites


Israel & U.S.: A Unique Partnership in Science, Technology and Business

Through its International Cooperative Programs Office (ICPO), S&T maintains valuable partnerships with a number of nations. The U.S. and Israel began their annual bilateral meetings in 2008.
23-Jan-2018 12:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

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Developed by the Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate’s (S&T) Cyber Security Division (CSD), the DETER testbed, described as the “Internet in a box” or a “virtual Internet,” provides a safe and secure option...
21-Oct-2014 2:40 PM EDT

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