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The Spark of Innovation

The people of Booz Allen – an army of problem solvers who are passionate about their service to clients’ missions and the communities in which they live and work — are leading groundbreaking innovations. This summer, learn about the people creating impactful change in the world.

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From Mechanical Systems to Apps: Booz Allen Builds Tech Savvy Engineers
There was a time when the surest way to make your parents beam with pride was to become a doctor or lawyer—a sure sign that you had a good head on your shoulders, and you were going places. There’s still prestige with these careers, but we contend a new career has overtaken the coveted spot once held by these professions—the engineer! We asked some of Booz Allen's engineers why...
Nov 15, 2017 2:15 PM ET
The Spark of Innovation Series: In Booz Allen’s San Francisco Innovation Hub, Dreamers, Doers & Disrupters Collaborate to Solve Tough Challenges
In the final installment of our six-part video series “The Spark of Innovation,” Brian MacCarthy, head of Booz Allen’s San Francisco Strategic Innovation Hub, demonstrates how Booz Allen is tackling tough problems through collective brainpower. In 2015, Brian MacCarthy arrived in San Francisco, tasked with growing Booz Allen’s footprint in the region. He found a community of...
Aug 3, 2017 1:30 PM ET
The Spark of Innovation Series: Everyday Items are the Seeds of New Technology in Booz Allen’s Rapid Prototyping Lab
In the fifth installment of our six-part video series “The Spark of Innovation,” engineer Jason Eller demonstrates how Booz Allen’s Advanced Prototyping Lab is helping solve our clients' toughest challenges. We’re rethinking everyday objects and finding new and innovative applications for existing technologies. Toys aren’t just for childhood. Just ask Jason...
Jul 26, 2017 9:00 AM ET
School’s In for Summer: How Booz Allen Empowers Interns to Change the World
Did you know that Alexander Graham Bell was only 19 years old when he invented the telephone? Or, that George Westinghouse was the exact same age when he invented the rotary steam engine? This summer across offices around the country, students between the ages of 18 and 21 are participating in internships hoping to acquire marketable skills in the workplace. But how are companies tapping...
Jul 14, 2017 2:25 PM ET
The Spark of Innovation Series: Learn How Booz Allen Interns are Combatting Drowsy Driving
In the third installment of the six-part video series, “The Spark of Innovation,” Michael Jacob and André Nguyen discuss how, as interns at Booz Allen Hamilton, they conceived the concept of Beat Awake, an algorithm to help prevent drivers from falling asleep at the wheel. It’s happened to all of us: you’re driving, you’re tired, and you feel your eyelids begin to get...
Jun 28, 2017 5:30 PM ET