APEX: Air Force awards grants to UC, tech partner

The Academic Partnership Engagement Experiment or APEX highlighted a research partnership between the University of Cincinnati and a Pennsylvania company to develop new artificial intelligence algorithms using U.S. Air Force grants.

VISIMO, based...

Posted on Jun 21, 2022

Networking Your Way to the Right Contact, the Difference Between SBIR and STTR and Raising the Odds of Successful Entrepreneurship

Dr. Kate Gilpin, Director of Discovery and Engagement and Chris Mather, Senior Consultant at APEX

On this Constellations Podcast, we're going to talk about being an entrepreneur and what tools are available for those unique individuals who want to...

Posted on Feb 2, 2022

MSU researchers invited to attend U.S. Air Force innovation and technology transfer webinar

Mississippi State faculty and staff researchers are invited to attend Dec. 15 and Dec. 17 webinars focused on the U.S. Air Force’s Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) and Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR) programs.

The webinars are...

Posted on Dec 9, 2020

Wright State Research Institute Awarded $11.6 M in Federal Defense Funding

Wright State Research Institute (WSRI), located in Dayton, OH is to receive $11.6 million in federal funding. The award is part of the Air Force’s Academic Partnership and Engagement Experiment (APEX) program, which aims to address priority research...

Posted on Apr 17, 2020

$2.1 million secured for partnership between BRITE, YBI and Air Force

$2.1 million has been secured for a partnership between local organizations.

The partnership is between BRITE Energy Innovators in Warren, the Youngstown Business Incubator (YBI), and Wright State Applied Research Cooperation in Dayton.

The...

Posted on Mar 2, 2020

YBI, BRITE Get $2.1M for Air Force Technology Program

U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan this morning announced a $2.1 million partnership between BRITE Energy Innovators in Warren, the Youngstown Business Incubator and Wright State Applied Research Corp. (WSARC) in Dayton.

The contract supports the Academic...

Posted on Mar 2, 2020

WSARC awarded $49 million initiative

Wright State Applied Research Corporation (WSARC) has been selected to lead a bold, first-of-its-kind U.S. Air Force Academic Partnership and Engagement Experiment (APEX) program to enhance Air Force partnerships with academia.

The five-year, $49...

Posted on Sep 19, 2019

Wright State research corp. wins $49M to boost Air Force-business ties

Wright State’s Applied Research Corp. is leading a $49 million effort to strengthen the Air Force’s ties to business and universities while finding future problem-solvers.

WSARC has been selected to lead a “bold, first-of-its-kind” U.S. Air Force...

Posted on Sep 10, 2019

Wright State research group to lead $49M Air Force initiative

A Wright State University affiliate has been selected to lead a first-of-its-kind program that aims to enhance partnerships between the Air Force and academia.

Wright State Applied Research Corp., a nonprofit that provides contracting, security...

Posted on Sep 10, 2019