Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
October 19, 2020
IN THE NEWS:
Army’s ‘Team Ignite’ Sets Futuristic R&D Targets: AI, Robotics, Autonomy
New force generation model aims to regionally align Army units, give troops predictability
Army Unmanned Vehicles to Get Hybrid Electric Power
War in 2035: Robot Armies, Self-Driving Tanks and More
Esper Discusses New Technologies Designed to Give Warfighters the Advantage
Army plans on saving $10 billion more from Night Court, but things are getting tougher
Message from Cecil College:
Jumpstart your career with TUITION-FREE opportunities! Cecil College is the recipient of a $250,000 grant from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund intended to support students training for a career or re-entering the workforce. Credit and workforce training opportunities available. Click HERE for full information. Opportunities last until funds are depleted.
Message from Harford Community College:
Has COVID-19 altered your plans? Need job training that will quickly get you into a new career? Harford Community College has received $477,265 to help those enrolling in specific certificate or licensure programs. Awards will be distributed in the form of scholarships, achievement stipends, exam vouchers, and money for materials and supplies. Apply now! See flyer with more info HERE.
NMTC hosts their free virtual TechKey, “Insider’s Secret to a Successful Product,” on October 21, 2020, 8 to 9AM. This is your opportunity to understanding the product development process, taking a “Hardware” idea all the way to production. Register HERE.
Are you a Harford County small business owner? Are you struggling to figure out how to make a business page on Facebook, LinkedIn, or Twitter? In one hour, you will learn the basics of why you need an online social media presence, how to post, when to post, what to post, and the benefits of maintaining an online presence. Attend this free Harford Community College Social Media Bootcamp webinar on October 28, 2020 from 11AM to Noon, to understand how to build an engaging social media presence for your business. Register HERE.
PEO IEW&S is "pulling the curtain back" on its plans for future contract opportunities as well as providing insight on how they do business. Starting October 28, 2020, (initially virtually via MS TEAMS) they will kick-off a series of monthly Industry engagements designed to serve as a collaborative space for Industry and their PMs. Each event will include a review of the PEO's current Acquisition Requirements Lead Time (ARLT) and Procurement Administrative Lead Time (PALT) activities as well as updates on any timeline or requirements changes. The topics for the 1st ALT Industry Day Session include: FY21 Contract Opportunities to include major milestone dates on the critical path to contract award; Strategic Mission/Vision of PEO IEW&S; and Q&A between industry and the PEO/PMs. To participate, register HERE by 23 Oct 2020 to receive access to the event link and the read-ahead materials. For questions please contact usarmy.APG.firstname.lastname@example.org
Please join NMTC on November 02, 2020 for their 13th Annual NMTC Golf Tournament supporting the Northeastern Maryland Tech Council, its Women In Stem Scholarships, Technology for Kids, and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford & Cecil Counties.
ARMY ALLIANCE ANNUAL REPORT 2020:
The Army Alliance has published their 2020 Annual Report. The online version is available by clicking here.
NEW RESOURCE TO HELP YOU TO NAVIGATE DOING BUSINESS WITH APG!:
Click HERE to see the online version of "Alphabet Suit." The booklet includes a step-by-step instruction on how to do business with APG, common acronyms and definitions, military courtesies, and much more! The booklet was a collaborative effort by the Harford County Office of Community and Economic Development and the Army Alliance.
Aberdeen Proving Ground 2020 Installation Guide – E-edition Link
Harford County Office of Community and Economic Development
Major Granting Organization:
Maryland Department of Commerce, Division of Military and Federal Affairs
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