The Kostas Research Institute offers classrooms for adult education. Professor Craig Gruber teaches Introduction to Homeland Security every Thursday evening in the spring semester. The course has two central objectives: to expand the way participants think, analyze, and communicate about … Continue reading
The MGI was launched by President Obama to address a significant longstanding national challenge – “accelerating the pace of discovery and deployment of advanced materials – with an inspiring promise to halve the time and significantly cut the cost … Continue reading
Northeastern University’s College of Professional Studies (CPS) and the George J. Kostas Research Institute for Homeland Security co-hosted the 6th annual Homeland Defense and Security Education Summit with the Naval Postgraduate School Center for Homeland Defense and Security September 26-28, … Continue reading
The Kostas Research Institute was pleased to host the Rogers Corporation Technology and Marketing Summit on September 17-19, welcoming Rogers to their Innovation Center, currently under construction, with a successful and promising partnership between our organizations. “Recently, we brought business … Continue reading
The New England Regional Catastrophic Preparedness Initiative held a meeting for their commodities distribution project team on 19 September at KRI.
In the aftermath of a disaster, one of the most important goals is to safely return people to their homes and to timely report losses to the government in order to qualify for federal assistance. The SAP training course provides … Continue reading
KRI welcomed the Massachusetts chapter of the New England Nanomanufacturing Association for their third breakfast meeting of the year to network and learn about new developments in nanotechnology. Speakers included Professor Carol Barry from University of Massachusetts Lowell, Associate … Continue reading
Clearing incident scenes quickly with a well-coordinated, multidisciplinary team of first responders and transportation personnel is an important means of reducing the risk of secondary crashes and congestion delays. First responders from Methuen, Reading, Burlington, Andover, Lexington police and fire … Continue reading
MEMA & Boston OEM met at the Kostas Institute with stakeholders on the Mass Care Working Group. The working group included representatives from the American Red Cross, the Salvation Army, MEMA, the MA Department of Public Health, the MA Department … Continue reading
The New England NNMI Working Group met at the Kostas Institute to discuss and coordinate the application to compete to establish a Hub of the NNMI in the domain of Digital Manufacturing.