Adventium is thrilled to be sponsoring the University of Minnesota's Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Hackathon event to be held 26-27 September 2014. This inter-collegiate hackathon event is expected to draw a few hundred of the most talented and engaged technical students from the region. For more information or to get involved, please see uhack.io.
Adventium's contributions to designing planning information for incorporation into NASA's Procedure Representation Language (PRL) was summarized in a NASA Tech Brief this month. The work enables procedures used for NASA missions to be scheduled into an activity plan in a consistent fashion and for conflicts to be detected. Click here to read the Tech Brief.
Adventium Labs and the University of Minnesota (UMN) today announced that they were awarded a $1 million Phase 2 Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) to continue development of the iNeuron® teaching application.
As we have done since Robotics Alley™ was founded, Adventium Labs is proud to sponsor the Fourth Annual Robotics Alley Conference & Expo that will be held 16-17 September 2014. This annual conference and exposition brings together more than 500 global leaders in robotics research, design, business development, investment, law, and policy to share their insights into the worldwide explosion of robotics and autonomous systems. Please see roboticsalley.org for more information and to sign up to attend.
The ISA Security Compliance Institute (ISCI) announced the availability of the ISASecure Security Development Lifecycle Assurance (SDLA) certification for organizations that develop industrial automation and control systems (IACS). Adventium Labs provided primary staff for transforming draft technical requirements into a fully defined and documented organizational certification program. The certification's objective is to ensure that suppliers include cybersecurity requirements in all phases of their development and maintenance lifecycle processes for IACS products.
In a ceremony at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, DC, Adventium Labs received a coveted Tibbetts award for its innovative work to address scaling issues in large cyber defense systems. The 2014 Tibbetts Awards honor small businesses and individuals judged to exemplify the best in the Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) program.
Adventium is proud to sponsor and lead the 2014 AAAI Fall Symposium on Expanding the Boundaries of Health Informatics Using AI (HIAI'14). The symposium will be held in Arlington Virginia November 13–15, 2014. Chaired by Adventium’s Dr. Martin Michalowski, its purpose is to bring together health informatics researchers working on AI research and AI researchers working on methodological research applied to health informatics to make personalized and participatory medicine a reality.
NASA has selected Adventium for Phase 2 of its project titled "Constraint-Checking Editor for Procedure Tracking (ConCEPT)." Led by Dr. Mark Boddy, this $750K Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) project will develop technology to support NASA mission operations.
Adventium Labs' founder and security expert Brian Isle was consulted by the Star Tribune for articles related to some recent, high profile cyber security breaches.
Dr. Lindsey Hillesheim has been named to the Defense Alliance Advisory Board. The Defense Alliance's mission is to network and expand the defense industry job and technology base of the Upper Midwest and promote the region's innovative contributions to the nation's defense. The Advisory Board is comprised of a diverse set of experts covering technology, research, and business and helps to guide Defense Alliance strategy.