Adam Jay Harrison

Adam Jay Harrison is a defense industry entrepreneur and change agent. During his 10-year career (1996-2006) as a uniformed and civilian employee of the Department of Defense, he achieved the distinction of being awarded an unprecedented three consecutive Army Greatest Invention awards for his contributions to technology innovation in the public sector. Following his public service, Jay built one of the fastest growing defense technology companies in the U.S, Mav6, LLC. Today, he is focused on advancing the cause for better, cheaper, and faster approaches to defense R&D.

The Defense Innovation Imperative: A Prescription for Preserving and Formalizing Rapid Technology Innovation in the Department of Defense