Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
January 26, 2021
IN THE NEWS:
Army names new director for tactical network modernization team
Austin confirmed as new defense secretary in historic vote
COVID Delays Joint Warfighting Concept: Hyten
US Army chief teases new Arctic strategy
Army resumes testing for its family of medium tactical vehicles
Communications Exercise helps prepare modernization enterprise for Project Convergence 21
FREE ENTREPRENEUR TRAINING FOR VETERANS:
Project Opportunity is an intensive curriculum based 10-week cohort program. Training includes: Assessing Your Business Idea, Marketing Analysis, Financing and Financial Management, Business Structure and Taxes, and Development of a Business Plan. Through grants and community business support this program is free to all veterans. Register for one of two Project Opportunity Harford County Spring 2021 Orientation Sessions! If you are interested, but unable to attend orientation you must email Program Director Joe Giordano at firstname.lastname@example.org.
AFCEA Aberdeen Chapter will hold a virtual discussion with the Deputy to the Commanding General, U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM): Mr. John Willison, SES on January 27 at 11:30AM. Expect insights on the FY21 CCDC Priorities and Challenges, C5ISR Center Reorganization Efforts, and how the last 18 months as a major subordinate command of the U.S. Army Futures Command has changed the Command's focus and direction. Click HERE to register and for more information.
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council Water Cooler virtual presentation, “Fortifying Your (Work At Home) Office From Cyber Threats,” will be held February 4, 3-5pm via Zoom. With all the news about foreign actors hacking into our most secure corporate networks, and spying on us through other media, we must up our game working at home to stay safe. Fortunately, the National Security Agency because of all these threats, recently released guidance on how to secure your work-at-home-office from cyber threats. Click Here for registration info.
Aberdeen Young AFCEANS' Virtual Leadership Forum - An Evening with PEO IEW&S will be held February 17, 5 to 6:30pm. The forum includes a senior leader panel discussion followed by a Q&A. Senior leaders participating: Mr. Mark Kitz, Deputy Program Executive Officer (PEO) for IEW&S; COL Senodja "Frank" Sundiata-Walker, PM Biometrics; and Mr. Kyle Perkins, PEO IEW&S Chief of Staff. Click HERE to register and for more information.
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council Water Cooler virtual presentation, “The Three Magic Things” of Cybersecurity,” will be held March 4 , 4-5PM via Zoom. Cyber Crime is one of the greatest threats to every business, and the pandemic has increased the threat 400%. The impacts to the financial health of the company, reputation, and ability to operate can be catastrophic if not handled well from the time of the incident identification. Join us as we review some recent cases during the pandemic that employers have faced and how they handled the situation. Click HERE for registration info.
ARMY ALLIANCE ANNUAL REPORT 2020:
The Army Alliance has published their 2020 Annual Report. The online version is available by clicking here.
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.
APG News Installation Guide 2021
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