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Heather Hage Named New President and CEO of the Griffiss Institute

Hage tapped to drive the Griffiss Institute in its next phase of growth, leading the Innovare Advancement Center, connecting global technology leaders and non-traditional partners to tackle complex Air Force technology challenges

After a national search, the Griffiss Institute is proud to announce it has selected Ms. Heather Hage, Esq. as its President and CEO, to lead the ever-growing organization into the future. Hage will expand the technical and economic impact of the Griffiss Institute and the Air Force Research Laboratory(AFRL) Information Directorate, and the surrounding region, in the advancement of ongoing research, technical innovation, and entrepreneurial ventures locally, nationally, and globally.
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AIS and the Griffiss Institute Partner for Educational Lecture Series

The two companies are teaming up once again to present a virtual education series

Assured Information Security (AIS) and the Griffiss Institute, two companies with a long-standing relationship and both headquartered in the Griffiss Business and Technology Park, are teaming up once again to present a virtual education series around trending topics in cyber and information security. The presentations will be conducted by AIS engineers and scientists who are working on cutting-edge research and development projects.  
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Inside the Air Force Research Laboratory’s Contemporary Quantum Pursuits

The early quantum adopter is making strategic moves to develop on-the-rise capabilities—and manage the hype around them.

A growing team of officials within the primary research and development center for the Air Force and Space Force is helping the U.S. strategically inch closer to what could be life-altering science and technological breakthroughs via quantum information science.
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Rome Sentinel: AFRL high school challenge competition goes virtual (4/3/2021)

Rome Sentinel: New president takes helm at Griffiss Institute following national search to lead Rome tech organization (4/2/2021)

SUNY POLY: Griffiss Institute News Release: Heather Hage Named New President and CEO of the Griffiss Institute (4/1/2021)

CNY Business Journal: Griffiss Institute Announces New President and CEO (4/1/2021)

Rome Sentinel: Virtual lab visit impresses general (2/25/2021)

Rome Sentinel: Economic development continues in Copper City (2/12/2021)

The National Interest: U.S. Air Force Awarded Quantum Research Science Grants Last Year (1/7/2021)

Geospatial World: US Air Force pursues quantum research to develop GPS jamming resistance (1/5/2021)

Inside GNSS: Air Force Pursues Quantum Research to Enhance GPS Jamming Resistance (1/4/2021)

C4ISRNET: Air Force Research Laboratory issues 17 grants for quantum research (1/3/2021)

Rome Sentinel: Looking ahead, mayor right to be optimistic (1/2/2021)

Rome Sentinel: City poised for growth, mayor says (12/31/2020)

Mirage News: AFOSR awards 17 quantum research grants (12/30/2020)

HPC Wire: Air Force Research Laboratory Awards 17 Quantum Research Grants from Accelerator Competition (12/30/2020)

Observer-Dispatch: Rome Lab to receive $278M to further revolutionize drone, quantum technology (12/30/2020)

Air Force News: AFOSR awards 17 quantum research grants (12/29/2020)

Rome Sentinel: $35M awarded to small businesses during virtual event (12/16/2020)

The Uticast: Episode #286 - Shae Brown, Marketing & PR - Innovare Advancement Center (12/12/2020)

Observer-Dispatch: Innovare Advancement Center in Rome hosting virtual quantum event (12/1/2020)

Rome Sentinel: High-tech event to draw on world class scientists, including local partners (11/25/2020)

Rome Sentinel: Innovare Center to host series on artificial intelligence (10/9/2020)

Air Force Materiel Command: Air Force Partners with academia, industry to host three-part Trusted AI Challenge series (10/8/2020)

Wright-Patterson AFB: Air Force Partners with academia, industry to host three-part Trusted AI Challenge series (10/8/2020)

Rome Sentinel: Fresh look for new high-tech center at Griffiss (9/24/2020)

Air Force: Air Force, Navy accelerate quantum research with international virtual event (9/12/2020)

The Quantum Daily: Innovare Advancement Center Announces 18 Teams Qualified for $1 Million in Basic Research Funding Awards from the ‘Million Dollar International Quantum U Tech Accelerator’ (9/8/2020)

Rome Sentinel: Pitches bounce in from across globe in ‘new battleground of physics’ (9/5/2020)

Observer-Dispatch: New quantum computing center in Rome celebrates opening (9/4/2020)

AFRL: AFRL doubles-down on Quantum advancement with International University Pitch Event, Open Innovation Facility (8/31/2020)

Rome Sentinel: 36 teams from around world to pitch quantum concepts in local competition at innovation campus at Griffiss (8/29/2020)

CNY Business Journal: Virtual Accelerator to Showcase Innovare Advancement Center in Rome (8/28/2020)

CNY Business Journal: Innovare Advancement Center in Rome Selects 36 Teams for Quantum Accelerator (8/27/2020)

CNY Business Journal: Oneida County Launches Reconnect Oneida County Program, seeking to Recruit Remote Workers (8/25/2020)

Rome Sentinel: County launches bid to lure back workers (8/25/2020)

Defense Daily: Air Force Research Laboratory Investigating Quantum Technologies for Enhanced Sensing and Positioning Accuracy (8/17/2020)

Dayton Daily News: Grant competition to seed quantum enabling technologies research (7/30/2020) AFRL, Partners to Launch Global Quantum Competition

Central New York Business Journal: Innovare Advancement Center in Rome to host Accelerator in early September (7/17/2020)

Rome Sentinel: World’s leading researchers’ to compete in quantum competition at Griffiss as local leaders hail event, partnership (7/15/20)

Utica Observer-Dispatch: Griffiss growth leaves legacy in the past (1/19/20)

Times Telegram: Griffiss growth leaves legacy in the past (1/19/20)

Oneida Dispatch: Picente: Griffiss International Airport continues to grow (1/4/20)

Rome Sentinel: $272M earmarked for Rome Lab in federal spending     package (12/18/19)

Robins Rev Up: Air Force Research Lab joins Quantum Economic Development Consortium (11/13/19)

Tradeline: Air Force Research Laboratory Constructs Open Innovation Campus (9/9/19) $12 Million Research Center to Open at Griffiss (8/29/19) $12 million research center to open at Griffiss (8/28/19) $12 million research center to open at Griffiss (8/28/19)

Rome Sentinel: Griffiss project eyes advances (8/27/19)

Rome Sentinel: Computing research center coming to Building 100 at  Griffiss (8/26/19)

Utica Observer-Dispatch: New $12M quantum research center announced for     Griffiss Airport (8/26/19)

Oneida Dispatch: Rome Lab, Griffiss, SUNY Poly team up with Oneida County to spur economic development (8/26/19) $12 million research center coming to Griffiss International Airport (8/26/19)