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CDF provides a forum for education and discussion regarding the importance of entrepreneurial innovation and creative disruption of institutional, cultural, policy and legal barriers that impede America’s national security. Our goal is to demonstrate how to support our best innovators and entrepreneurs in bringing to bear their speed, agility, and cost-effectiveness for our common defense.

CDF links to these published works as they represent essential and excellent thinking on the topics under CDF’s focus regarding reform of the DOD acquisition system to better include disruptive and innovative entrepreneurs.  All materials cited and linked on this site are provided for educational and informational purposes only and are credited and linked back to their original source, thus consistent with “fair use” as provided in Section 107 of the Copyright Law. In accordance with Title 17 U.S.C. Section 107 intellectual resources linked on this site are done so without profit and solely for research and educational purposes.


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