Tag Archives: R&D Program Planning

Changwon Suh

The recent launch of the new Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institute (the Institute) by the Obama administration is a good example of how industry is integrating virtual processes (e.g., information technology) with physical processes. This approach—or synthetic systems view—is becoming more

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Greg Hildeman

When planning for the future, the only thing you know for certain is that the future is uncertain. Tools that help organizations to focus on priorities in a future full of risks and possibilities can be highly valuable when shaping

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Sarah Lichtner

At Nexight, we believe that effective collaboration is critical to problem solving. We engage stakeholders with different backgrounds and expertise in every part of the roadmapping and strategic planning process—from workshop planning and participation through report development and implementation. While

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Warren Hunt

It has been said that “nonprofit is a tax status, not a business strategy.” Perhaps you’ve also heard the phrase “no money, no mission.” The reality is that nonprofits need financial resources to accomplish the good they seek to do—and

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Nexight Group

Demonstrating our communication, outreach, and facilitation expertise, Nexight Group organized, publicized, and moderated a webinar to release the results of a two-year study that we worked with The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society (TMS) and the U.S. Department of Energy

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Nexight Group

In June, the Propane Education & Research Council (PERC) launched Propane Challenge, a new program that uses open innovation to attract creative thinking and concepts to the propane industry. This program is designed to encourage talented researchers and manufacturers both

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Nexight Group

Reliable access to cost-effective electricity is the backbone of the U.S. economy, and electrical energy storage is an integral element in this system. Without significant investments in stationary electrical energy storage, the current electric grid infrastructure will increasingly struggle to

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