IARPA: Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency
Shaun Waterman writes for UPI:
The plan for a technology incubator for the country’s intelligence agencies is just “waiting for life to be breathed into it,” says the deputy U.S. spy chief.More here.
Donald Kerr, the newly confirmed deputy director of national intelligence, said that the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Agency was “a work in progress.” “IARPA is still a construct waiting for life to be breathed into it,” he told a conference in Texas last week, according to a transcript.
Intelligence officials in Washington told United Press International that a classified implementation plan for the agency had been finalized recently.
The agency is envisioned as part of the Office of the Director of National Intelligence, and its chief will report to Steve Nixon, the DNI’s director of science and technology.