Technology and Government
On June 20, 2013, the TechAmerica Foundation held its Eleventh Annual Technology and Government Dinner at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington DC. The gala evening featured an outstanding group of speakers and award winners. Tech, congressional, and government leaders came together at to celebrate the partnership between industry and government in fantastic fashion
This year, Honeywell Chairman and CEO Dave Cote received the Corporate Leadership Award and delivered the evening’s keynote address. The TechAmerica Foundation’s Corporate Leadership Award recognizes visionary CEOs for their leadership in setting the model for creating and driving successful technology enterprises as well as their outstanding involvement and contributions to the U.S. technology sector.
Senator Mark Warner and Congressman Mike Rogers received the Legislator of the Year award and General Keith Alexander was honored with the Government Executive of the Year Award.
Watch the speeches of Senator Warner and Congressman Rogers. Lieutenant General Jon Davis accepts the Government Executive of the Year Award on behalf of General Keith Alexander.
We also handed out the Breakthrough Technology of the Year Award to Google for Google Glass and honored 15 other innovative companies for their product or services.
The American Technology Award Winners are:
- PurThread High-Performance Fabric By: PurThread Technologies
Aerospace & Defense
- Synthetic Vision on a Head-up Guidance System By: Rockwell Collins
Big Data Applications
- Cloudera Enterprise By: Cloudera
Clean Tech/Green Tech
- Ozonix® By: Ecosphere Technologies, Inc.
Cloud Computing/Software as a Service
- SnapLogic Elastic Integration By: SnapLogic
Consumer Electronics/Computers & Peripherals
- Voyager Legend UC By: Plantronics Inc.
- Metaforic Software Immunization Technology By: Metaforic
Health & Medical Technologies
- Insignia™ Advanced Smile Design™ By: Ormco
Internet Services, E-Commerce & Mobility
- cloudMatrix By: Gravitant
IT Services & Consulting
- Pragmatic Agility® By: Pragmatics, Inc.
Semiconductors & Electronic Components
- ChiP Technology By: Vicor Corporation
Server & Storage Technology
- FlashArray By: Pure Storage
Smart Grid & Smart Instruments
- The Energy Data Platform By: AutoGrid Systems
- The GPS Insight Fleet Tracking Solution By: GPS Insight