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Public Spend Forum Announces Partnership with The Shatter Fund

Public Spend Forum is proud to announce a partnership with the Shatter Fund, a fund exclusively focused on investing in high potential disruptive technology companies led by female entrepreneurs. This partnership furthers PSF’s mission to create Open Government Markets by lowering the barriers...

Trump Administration’s $13 Billion Funding to COVID Syringes

It has been almost twelve months since the Trump administration had awarded federal loans and contracts worth up to $1.3 billion to supply what was once considered an essential syringe to combat Covid-19. The fortunate firm receiving the majority of this funding, ApiJect Systems Corporation, has...

A Careful Balance

“Dustin, is anyone talking about how deeply connected schools re-opening and governments re-opening is? Because they need to be.” (Client last week). OK, let’s talk about it then. On March 13th, President Trump declared a national emergency, and guidelines were quickly issued to avoid social...

XR Women x GovShop

Sign up to be a part of the XR Women x GovShop collaboration. GovShop is a free match-making platform that brings together companies like yours and government buyers  in a single, connected marketplace. Government buyers from over 250 agencies across Federal, state and local agencies and using...

Using AI to Discover Emerging and Diverse Companies in the IT Market

As part of its innovation efforts, a US Army team wanted to understand the IT services market and the opportunity to engage more non-traditional/emerging/diverse contractors.   Instead of traditional, manually driven market research and category analysis methods, it decided to utilize PSF’s...

The Quality of Your Coffee May Soon Be Determined by a Robot

Pour yourself a steamy cup-of-joe now, because it may not be long until the long days of wine connoisseurs and coffee experts will be replaced by artificial intelligence machines to determine the quality and grade of such highly-esteemed drinks.  A newly-innovated artificial intelligence platform...

I Scream for an Ice Cream Cold War

It’s the cold war you never knew about – one that actually dealt with cold and creamy treats everyone holds so dearly. This cold war was filled with secret codes, legal threats, and of course, betrayal. Wired News had the opportunity to hear from the couple who started it all – Jeremy...

Stop Networking And Build Genuine Relationships

Four Principles That I have Applied to Build Relationships Across the World Someone came up to me a few months ago and asked, “How do you become friends with people so quickly?” I was really surprised by the question, because I had never thought about it. So I decided to better understand not...

MatchMaking Digest: Opportunities From Federal, State and Local Agencies

Welcome to the week of April 18, 2022 Opportunities and Leads in Government! Please find below a sampling of opportunities and news, as curated through our GovShop AI-MI (Artificial Intelligence for Market Intelligence) matching engine.  We collect opportunities from federal/state/local...

Drones Delivering Covid Vaccines

Emerging Tech unmanned aerial system meets COVID-19 vaccine in this latest innovation.  Zipline, a medical drone startup, delivers critical life-saving products precisely where and when they are needed, safely and reliably, every day, across multiple countries. According to Emerging Tech Brew,...

Jet Suits on the Open Seas

In Great Britain, the Royal Navy has begun testing using jet suits to board shipping vessels. In this new video released by UK-based Gravity Industries, a man is seen flying from a raft to the HMS Tamar, a Royal Navy Batch 2 River-class offshore patrol ship. Royal Marines used Gravity Industries’...