Emerging technology’s multiple paths to government adoption

It’s time to stop thinking of these solutions as merely buzzwords and “innovation waves,” but rather focus on the problem at hand and the use cases they solve. Over the next 10 to 15 years, the emerging technologies of today will completely reinvent entire industries. Not since the advent of the internet, some 30 years [...]

By |June 22nd, 2017|In the News, News|0 Comments

Dcode42 join forces AWS: Using Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning to Shape the Country

Dcode42 and AWS are joining forces to address this challenge and drive AI companies and technology into government to solve real problems Over the past six months, team members of Dcode42, a government technology accelerator program, worked closely with government leadership and large industry players to understand their biggest challenges. It quickly became clear that [...]

By |April 14th, 2017|In the News, News|0 Comments

Meagan Metzger makes the case for cloud-based AI

GCN spoke with Metzger about the role of AI in government and ways cloud-based AI can help government solve challenges. Dcode42 recently partnered with Amazon Web Services to help speed the adoption of artificial intelligence and machine learning for problem solving in government. https://gcn.com/articles/2017/04/04/cloud-based-ai.aspx

By |April 14th, 2017|In the News, News|0 Comments

Dcode42 among “strong female entrepreneurs” in DC: FedNewsRadio

DC emerging as strong home for female entrepreneurs [....] For government contracting and innovation, Throckmorton suggested Dcode42, an incubator helping those “interested in doing business with the government, really learn the ins and outs of that environment,” she said. Dcode42 also pairs entrepreneurs with agency heads to understand both the ecosystems and technologies. Listen to [...]

By |February 7th, 2017|In the News, News|0 Comments

Dcode42 Founder Meagan Metzger Named Women in Technology Leadership Award Finalist

WASHINGTON - January 24, 2017 – Dcode42 is pleased to announce that founder Meagan Metzger has been named a Women in Technology (WIT) 2017 Leadership Awards finalist in the Small Business/Entrepreneur category. She will be among women honored at the organization’s Leadership Awards evening on May 11, 2017, at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Reston, [...]

By |January 24th, 2017|In the News, News, Press Releases, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Don’t Make Them Ditch the Hoodie: Metzger continues her discussion

Why have the federal government and the technology industry had so much trouble connecting and working together? One of the biggest obstacles in government working with “non-traditionals” is the question of risk. Government’s low tolerance for risk-taking is well-known, but understandable. Government employees may be more sensitive to the consequences of failure than those in [...]

By |January 5th, 2017|In the News|0 Comments

Dcode42 Founder Meagan Metzger in Federal News Radio

What One Fed Want You to Know About the Tech Industry With an $80-plus billion IT budget at its disposal, the federal government is the single largest consumer of goods and services in the world and a huge potential customer for many tech startups. Yet too often, technology companies shy away from this market, causing [...]

By |January 5th, 2017|In the News|0 Comments

Dcode42 Signs White House Equal Pay Pledge

Dcode42 Commits to Pay Equity Along with 40+ Major Companies Today, Dcode42 joined over 40 new companies signing the White House Equal Pay Pledge, signaling its commitment to closing the national gender pay gap and ensuring equal pay. “We believe that all businesses, large and small, have an important role to play in erasing the gender [...]

By |December 7th, 2016|In the News, News, Press Releases|0 Comments

Former SBA Special Advisor Joins Dcode42 as New Director of Programs

Dcode42 announced Monday that Megan Vorland has joined Dcode42 as Director of Programs. Megan spent the last two years at University of Virginia's Darden School of Business and previously served as an Obama Administration political appointee with the U.S. Small Business Administration. Megan Vorland, Dcode42's new Director of Programs “As we continue to [...]

By |November 1st, 2016|In the News, News|0 Comments

Techstars and Dcode42 Partner to Host Two-Week Intensive Program

Groundbreaking program connects the private and public sector to bring innovative technologies to the government September 19, 2016 08:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time WASHINGTON--Dcode42, a government-focused accelerator, today announced the launch of an intensive, two-week program in partnership with Techstars, a global ecosystem for entrepreneurs. The program’s goal is to connect innovative technologies with the [...]

By |September 19th, 2016|In the News, News|0 Comments