NCOIC Advisory Council adds University of Texas member

The Network Centric Operations Industry Consortium said that Heath Naquin of the University of Texas at Austin has become a member of the NCOIC Advisory Council.

Naquin is executive director in the UT Office of the Vice President for Research and manages the National Science Foundation Southwest Innovation Corps Node, an organization of more than 36 institutions focused on advancing commercial outcomes from research across sectors. He also serves as managing director of the multi-university Center for Next Generation Photovoltaics, principal investigator for the US Department of State Global Innovation in Science and Technology program, and on the faculty of Concordia University´s Executive MBA program.

On the NCOIC Advisory Council, Naquin will work with leaders from the private and public sectors to address complex interoperability issues that affect global interdependence.