Monday, April 9, 2012
Democratizing the design process
DARPA (the Defense Advanced Research Project Agency), GE, and several universities, including MIT and Georgia Tech, will be seeking ideas in 2013. The program will be part crowdsourcing and prize contests - - with the goal of speeding up the DOD development process. The first contest, with a $1 million prize, involves mobility and drivetrain subsystems for an amphibious vehicle for the Marines.
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