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NCC Helps NSF Make Grants Conferences More Accessible

The National Science Foundation (NSF) is a vital federal organization that funds research that directly effects many, research such as the University of Minnesota’s 3-D-printed patch that can help heal scarred heart tissue and the Cleaner Water initiative that aims to “make ‘wastewater’ a dirty word.”  In pursuit of NSF’s goal to fund “basic research …

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NCC is Moving!

Tysons Sign
NCC is on the move!  After nearly 15 years in Arlington, we are thrilled to begin a new era in the stunning Tysons Metro Center II building in McLean, VA.   We will continue to offer the same high-quality Unified Communications, Multimedia, and Live Event support and solutions that our customers have come to expect, but …

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Multimedia Production Support for HHS #CoverageMatters

#CoverageMatters - Darvin
This fall the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) took to social media to launch a campaign with the hashtag #CoverageMatters.  Hundreds of people have shared personal healthcare stories through Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, and other social media channels using the #CoverageMatters hashtag. As part of this campaign, HHS has also featured short videos on …

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Live Event and Multimedia Support for NSF’s Fall 2016 Grants Conference

Andrew Carnegie once said that “Teamwork is … the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.” In that spirit, the National Science Foundation (NSF) held their Fall 2016 Grants Conference this November, hosted by Carnegie-Mellon University, giving NCC the opportunity to participate in extraordinary teamwork with the Foundation.   NCC was pleased to …

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Captioning Support for DoD Worldwide Troop Talk

Defense Secretary Ash Carter
“You are what make ours the finest fighting force the world has ever known.  It’s our people.  It starts with our people.  So that’s my whole day and all my attention basically centered on our folks,” said U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, as he opened the Worldwide Troop Talk on September 21st in the Pentagon. …

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Multimedia Production Support for Let’s Move! video

Michelle Obama Let's Move
Since 2010, the U.S. Tennis Association has built or restored 6,200 kid-sized tennis courts; Walmart lowered costs of fruits, vegetables and whole grain products by $1 billion (in 2011); more than 150 hospitals in the U.S. have delivered healthier options to patients and on-site cafeterias; and 597 museums and gardens in all 50 states and …

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On-site Multimedia and Transcription Support for CFPB

CFPB setup
With scandals such as the Wells Fargo account fraudulency still in the headlines, an organization like the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau (CFPB) plays a critical role in protecting consumers from unfair and deceitful practices by taking action against companies that break the law. On Thursday, September 29th, 2016, NCC was pleased to provide full-scale, multi-point …

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Transcription and Multimedia Support for NPS Fort Hunt Oral History Project

Fort Hunt
Today, Fort Hunt is a picturesque affluent D.C. suburb, located alongside the George Washington Parkway and Potomac River.  However, during World War II, it was home to a secret military installation called “P.O. Box 1142,” where highly classified intelligence programs were housed, and prominent enemy officers were interrogated. The records of this project were classified …

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Video Production Support for HHS World Refugee Day Event

World Refugee Day
A young Iranian man came to the U.S. in 2012, not speaking a word of English, and four years later he owns a business.  A man left the religious persecution of Burma and became a refugee case manager at the International Center of Kentucky.  A Syrian woman had to leave her whole family behind, knowing …

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AV and Multimedia Support for HHS OSDBU’s “Getting Back 2 Business”

HHS OSDBU
ABC’s Shark Tank has become one of the most popular television shows in the country, drawing more than 7 million viewers per episode last season.  The show features entrepreneurs pitching their business or products to a panel of some of the world’s most prominent businesspeople (“sharks”) – including eccentric Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban – …

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