The Big Data Interagency Working Group (BD IWG) works to facilitate and further the goals of the White House Big Data R&D Initiative.
The CPS IWG is to coordinate programs, budgets, and policy recommendations for Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) research and development (R&D).
Cyber Security and Information Assurance (CSIA) Interagency Working Group coordinates the activities of the CSIA Program Component Area.
The Health Information Technology Research and Development Interagency Working Group coordinates programs, budgets and policy recommendations for Health IT R&D.
HCI&IM focuses on information interaction, integration, and management research to develop and measure the performance of new technologies.
HCSS R&D supports development of scientific foundations and enabling software and hardware technologies for the engineering, verification and validation, assurance, and certification of complex, networked, distributed computing systems and cyber-physical systems (CPS).
The HEC IWG coordinates the activities of the High End Computing (HEC) Infrastructure and Applications (I&A) and HEC Research and Development (R&D) Program Component Areas (PCAs).
LSN members coordinate Federal agency networking R&D in leading-edge networking technologies, services, and enhanced performance.
The purpose of the SPSQ IWG is to coordinate the R&D efforts across agencies that transform the frontiers of software science and engineering and to identify R&D areas in need of development that span the science and the technology of software creation and sustainment.
Formed to ensure and maximize successful coordination and collaboration across the Federal government in the important and growing area of video and image analytics
The Wireless Spectrum R&D (WSRD) Interagency Working Group (IWG) has been formed to coordinate spectrum-related research and development activities across the Federal government.
Sue Fratkin is a public policy analyst concentrating on technology and telecommunications issues, particularly as they affect the higher education community. Realizing the impact that the growth in technology would have on this community, Sue founded Fratkin Associates in 1991. She regularly interacts with White House, Congressional and Federal Agency personnel and reports on governmental hearings, programs and publications, analyzing relevant legislation and regulations.
Fratkin Associates' clients include several Washington based higher education and IT focused associations. She also serves as the Washington liaison for the Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation, an alliance of forty-one academic supercomputing centers in twenty-eight states. As the author of numerous articles on public policy and telecommunications and technology policy pertaining to the higher education community, Sue participates as a panelist at national conferences and has served as a reviewer for Federal education technology programs.
Update on the Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation (CASC) High Performance Computing (HPC) and cyberinfrastructure latest developments.
The Coalition for Academic Scientific Computation is an alliance of 79 of America’s most forward thinking research universities, national labs and computing centers. The 2014 brochure highlights the work member institutions are doing in the areas of Industry & Innovation, Energy, Healthcare, Medicine and more. http://casc.org/