The future of the Third Offset depends in great part on who becomes the 45th President of the United States, and who the new President chooses as the Secretary of Defense. Jaqueline Klimas of the Washington Examiner reported on the clues and hints of the Pentagon’s technology innovation agenda in materials from the Clinton and Trump campaigns, and each party’s platform. She discussed her reporting on National Defense Week.
Photo: Defense Secretary Ash Carter conducts a news conference at the new Defense Innovation Unit Experimental, or DIUx, office in Boston, July 26, 2016. DoD photo by Air Force Tech. Sgt. Brigitte N. Brantley.