The Ninth Annual Navigator Awards were held on July 23, 2008 at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, D.C.
2008 Navigator Honorees:
Legislative Branch: The Honorable John D. Rockefeller IV, United States Senator, West Virginia
Executive Branch: The Honorable J. Michael McConnell, Director, National Intelligence
Executive Branch: The Honorable William Jeffrey, Ph.D., Former Director, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Academic President’s Award: Professor Yonah Alexander, Ph.D., Director, International Center for Terrorism Studies and Senior Fellow
CEO’s Award: Michael Lowe, Director, Center for Emerging Threats and Opportunities (CETO)
Navigator Awards recognize extraordinary individuals from the Legislative Branch, the Executive Branch, and the Private Sector who have made significant contributions to further science and technology policy development in the United States. The Institute believes that honoring these leaders for their accomplishments promotes a continued understanding of science and technology and its growing impact on government and society.
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