Darpa continues to lead the technical direction of America. From the MOSIS program to this robotic challenge, they demonstrate how tapping and extending the discovery wider to everyone can drive innovation. Few grants to a few school might have included some of the programs noted in this list.
As we unveil EE Times’ 2015 Silicon 60 list, journalist & Silicon 60 researcher Peter Clarke hosts a conversation on startups in the electronics industry. Panelists Dan Armbrust (investment firm Silicon Catalyst), Andrew Kau (venture capital firm Walden International), and Stan Boland (successful serial entrepreneur, former CEO of Neul, Icera) join in the live debate.