Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
April 27, 2021
IN THE NEWS:EVENTS:
Army study looks at how autonomous tech adapts to Soldiers
Local command joins interagency partners for Prominent Hunt 21-1
AI leaders: DoD must be more transparent with startups
Army wants robots, sensors to make infantry platoons 10 times better
Defense Secretary Calls Climate Change an Existential Threat
Join Northeastern Maryland Technical Council (NMTC) for their Water Cooler, May 6, 4-5 PM, a free Zoom cast event, “The ASSENT of The Drone,” where ‘assent also conveys the ‘ascent’ of this technology and the potential for dramatic future growth. Whether these aircraft, controlled remotely or via a smartphone app, possess the capability of reaching the most remote areas using the least amount of effort, time, and energy. They are being adopted worldwide, especially by these four sectors: Military, Commercial, Personal, and Future Technology. Register HERE.
NEW: Did you know that within two weeks you can be creating your prototype in an Army production facility with state-of-the-art advanced manufacturing facilities? Yes, the Army will help you design and print a product prototype! Register HERE for this free Zoom event, May 7, 8:30 to 9:30 AM, brought to you by DefTech Maryland.
Join the Aberdeen Chapter of AFCEA on May 12, 1130AM to 1230PM as Project Manager Mission Command (COL Mike Williams) shares his insights on future initiatives, challenges and opportunities. Mission Command develops, deploys and sustains integrated mission command and situational awareness capabilities to the Army and joint forces. Click HERE to register for this virtual event.
The Harford County Chamber of Commerce is hosting their 44th Annual Military Appreciation Event on May 20 from 11:00AM to 1:00PM to commemorate this long-standing relationship and their respect for the United States Military. The theme of the event this year is Emergence- Army Strong, which will feature our keynote speaker Major General (Retired) Dr. Singh with an APG Address provided by Major General Kilgo. Click HERE to register for this virtual event.
NEW: Partnering with a federal lab has both its opportunities AND challenges for a small business. Amanda Hess, chief of Technology Transfer of DEVCOM’s Chemical Biological Center (CBC), gives us an on-the-ground look at what you can expect in partnering with a federal laboratory like CBC. Register HERE for this free Zoom, May 21, 8:30 to 9:30AM brought to you by DefTech Maryland.
NEW: Patents filed with the U.S. Patent Office offer businesses a huge amount of competitive intelligence about their industry. In this session, Gary Evans, DefTech Maryland, shares his best practices for mining patents for information that will help you gain a market advantage. Click HERE for more info or to attend this free meeting on June 4, 8:30 to 9:30AM.
14th Annual NMTC GOLF4STEM Tournament supporting the Northeastern Maryland Technical Council (NMTC) Women In Stem Scholarships and the Boys & Girls Clubs of Harford & Cecil Counties will be held June 7. There will be a 7:30 AM registration with Shotgun Start at 9:00 AM. Location will be Winters Run Golf Course, 1000 N. Tollgate Road, Bel Air, MD. Register/sponsor HERE.
Save the date for the Army Alliance Annual Dinner, June 7, 5:30PM at Water's Edge Events Center! More info to follow.
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