From the COVID-19 pandemic to the Ever Given vessel blocking the Suez Canal in Egypt, disruptions in global supply chains can impact daily life. Dr. Eleftherios Iakovou, a member of the SecureAmerica core team, breaks down supply chains and paves the way for a more resilient future for this important process.
New Mexico State University has joined the SecureAmerica Institute, a private-public partnership converging technology, economics and policy to enable a secure and resilient United States manufacturing and industrial base, as a founding member.
Texas A&M Engineering, the Texas A&M Engineering Experiment Station, and the United States Air Force have teamed up to create a breathalyzer test for COVID-19 that will text you results in a matter of a few minutes. Listen to Rob Gorham, SecureAmerica Institute Executive Director and TEES Executive Director of Manufacturing Initiatives, explain the details to a Fox News reporter.
We have seen first-hand how public-private partnerships can benefit efforts to improve supply chain resilience. The new SecureAmerica Institute at Texas A&M University is one such a partnership, made up of a network of about 100 partners across several technical domains within the manufacturing base. The program employs a novel interdisciplinary paradigm to build on policy, economics, and supply chain management research and education.