Innovation in Arms Control Challenge Winners Present New Solutions for Complex Issues
About the Author: Jamie Mannina serves as Special Assistant in the Bureau of Arms Control, Verification, and Compliance.
What do a graduate student from California, an aerospace/defense industry consultant from Florida, and a research scientist working on computational neurology and brain-machine interfaces in Georgia all have in common? They share a strong interest in developing and adapting instruments that could one day advance U.S. arms control policy and objectives.
Today, the U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Arms Control, Verification and Compliance announced three winners of our first Innovation in Arms Control Challenge. Last summer, we launched a prize incentive challenge and asked the public, “How Can the Crowd Support Arms Control Transparency Efforts?” This challenge sought… more »