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Webinar: Securely Operating through 5G Infrastructure Funding Opportunity

About the series

The National Science Foundation’s Convergence Accelerator is accelerating research and discovery into practice by issuing a new funding opportunity for a new research track topic: Securely Operating Through 5G Infrastructure. Partnering with the Department of Defense’s Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering, OUSD(RE), the NSF Convergence Accelerator has published a Solicitation, NSF 22-538 and Broad Agency Announcement (BAA), NSFBAA-CA22-01 to provide two submission pathways for researchers and innovators to submit their proposal.

Webinar Details:

Join the NSF Convergence Accelerator and DoD’s OUSD(RE) on February 1, 2022 to learn about the programs and exciting funding opportunity.  

In each 90 minute informational webinar, participants will learn about:

  • NSF Convergence Accelerator program, it’s program model, fundamentals, and innovation processes to accelerate basic research into practice
  • DoD’s 5G initiative, and
  • Joint DoD/NSF funding opportunity, convergent research track focus, and submission details

Optional 30 minute Sub-Track Breakouts

Join us after the webinar for a 30 min. breakout session featuring the Track G sub-tracks: Non-Cooperative Networks, Cooperative Networks, and Tailored Networks. Here you can ask questions and engage with others to potentially assist you in forming your team and proposal.


February 1, 2022 from 1:30 - 3 p.m. ET


To register, visit https://bit.ly/nsf-ca-eventbrite-registration

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