August 13, 2021
Actuate on the Interchange

Actuate’s Director of Climate, Lara Pierpoint, discusses breakthrough systems innovation to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions in time

June 4, 2021
Insights for new government initiatives

How to build a particular brand of governmental organizations needed for critical innovation

June 4, 2021
Deploying new ARPAs

A deep dive on the key ingredients for getting new ARPAs right

May 24, 2021
Proposing an ARPA for Labor

The Department of Labor can change what’s possible for America’s workers with a new approach to innovation

April 23, 2021
Hearing on the Department of Energy

Actuate’s Director of Climate, Lara Pierpoint, testified before the U.S. Senate on boosting innovation at the Department of Energy

April 1, 2021
Innovation, Philanthropy, and Actuate Climate

Arati & Columbia’s Bill Loveless discuss the unique role philanthropy & Actuate Climate can play in reducing GHG emissions at scale

March 31, 2021
Breakthroughs for America's Workers

Actuate’s ultimate aim is a robust innovation ecosystem for society’s challenges. An ARPA in the Department of Labor can be one big step in the right direction

January 25, 2021
From DARPA to Actuate

Hear from Arati on the build up to Actuate and how to adapt the DARPA model to run successful solutions R&D programs

December 29, 2020
Can Innovation Really Solve Society's Problems?

Arati and Issues editor-in-chief Dan Sarewitz discuss the need to rethink innovation itself to reckon with today's greatest challenges

October 12, 2020
Changing Possible

Actuate's mission: solutions R&D for society's challenges

September 29, 2020
In the Realm of the Barely Feasible

Complex challenges facing the nation require a new approach to ramping up innovation: solutions R&D