Pioneer Award

The defense S&T community plays an essential role in supporting military commanders’ development and maintenance of capability and readiness. Within this community there are individuals who have demonstrated and continue to demonstrate outstanding and significant technical and social leadership.  This Award recognizes their contribution to the defense S&T community.

 

BOHEMIA INTERACTIVE SIMULATIONS

John Givens John Givens is President at Bohemia Interactive Simulations, Inc. (US Office). Givens was appointed as President of Bohemia Interactive Simulations Inc., based in Orlando, Florida, in 2010 and helped establish the office, which has now grown to 60+ employees. A long-time participant in the S&T community, Givens...

2018 awards

Winner

DiSTI CORPORATION

Dr. Lee Lacy, Ph.D., CMSP Dr. Lacy is currently Director of Programs, DiSTI Corporation. He is a 30-year veteran of the Simulation and Training community, contributing to the success and growth of the industry in the United States and abroad. He is a Certified Modeling and Simulation Professional with a doctorate in Modeling and...

2018 awards

Finalist

INTER-COASTAL ELECTRONICS INC.

Charles R. Kirkpatrick Inter-Coastal Electronics CEO and founder Charles R. Kirkpatrick has been working in the Aerospace industry for more than 50 years. He was recognized in December 2017 by the Army Aviation Association of America and inducted into the Honorable Order of St Michael. Seeing a niche in the defense industry for...

2018 awards

Finalist

LOCKHEED MARTIN

Adam Breed Adam Breed is the Engineering Project Manager of Prepar3D®, Lockheed Martin’s flagship commercial flight simulator platform. Adam directs all aspects of the Prepar3D simulation program, including worldwide commercial product launches. He leads multiple defense industry focused training and simulation efforts for the...

2018 awards

Nominee

SCALABLE NETWORK TECHNOLOGIES

Dr. Rajive Bagrodia Dr. Rajive Bagrodia founded SCALABLE Network Technologies in 1999 in the wake of significant innovations his research group achieved in the theory and practice of performance prediction for complex, large-scale computer and communication systems. Dr. Bagrodia recognized the opportunity to translate that...

2018 awards

Nominee