Promote, Accelerate, and Launch Innovations in Security, Aerospace, and DEfense Sectors (PALISADES*) is the USC Viterbi initiative to link the communities supporting innovation and defense. We have particular specialties in cybersecurity. Our programs include:
- MD5 University Partnership
- Air Force Development of Ventures in Science and Engineering (ADVISE)
- NASA SBIR: Commercialization, Invention, and Financing Innovation (SCIFI)
- Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology (S&T) Analysis and Management of Innovation Activity (STAMINA)
We host specialized showcases for these communities and nurture a separate mentor network. Contact us for information.
*A palisade is a defensive fence or a line of cliffs