Heidi Shyu

DOD CIO hiring new spectrum policy deputy directors

by • 2 days ago

The new appointments will come amid a broader push to focus on the use of electromagnetic spectrum.

DOD working to build database of innovative acquisitions

by • 4 days ago

Heidi Shyu hopes the database will help innovation-focused offices to better work together and learn from each other.

DOD wants virtual reality tech that will work in low bandwidth environments

by • 2 months ago

DOD's CTO wants to look to the gaming industry for technology that will operate effectively in hostile environments.

DOD elevates CTO and launches new innovation steering group

by • 3 months ago

Kathleen Hicks says the department is trying to shift the focus of the role more towards innovation.

Pentagon tech chief nominee wants more upfront funding for programs

by • 6 months ago

Heidi Shyu tells lawmakers the department should ‘strive to flip’ the current ratio of sustainment costs to upfront funding for tech programs.

Former Army acquisition chief tapped to be DOD CTO

by • 7 months ago

Heidi Shyu will be tapped by the president to lead the DOD's research and engineering enterprise, which grants billions of dollars for science and technology.