Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
May 13, 2021
IN THE NEWS:
DEVCOM commander retires after 33 years of service
Intestinal fortitude: The Army wants to make missile fuel using gut bacteria
The Army is making tank upgrades as simple as switching video game cartridges
Looming threats could pile more on Army’s already full plate
Army Faces ‘Almost Impossible Choices’: Gen. Murray
How commercial satellite constellations fit into the Army’s future tactical network designs
ARMY ALLIANCE ANNUAL DINNER MEETING, JUNE 7, 2021!
Please join the Army Alliance for their annual Dinner Meeting on June 7, 2021, 5:30PM
at Water’s Edge Events Center
. Our guest speaker is Mr. Joseph Welch
, the new director of the Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Cyber, Intelligence, Surveillance, Reconnaissance (C5ISR) Center of U.S. Army Combat Capabilities Development Command (DEVCOM). Register HERE by May 30, 2021
. Read Mr. Welch’s Bio HERE
A Virtual Panel Discussion with GSA Prime Contractors focused on Artificial Intelligence and Data Analytics will be held May 18 from 1- 3:30pm. Learn about the types of AI products and services the Federal government is purchasing and hear directly from GSA Primes, representing fortune 500 companies. Register HERE.
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.
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.
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.
2021 Joint Civil & DoD Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear (CBRN) Symposium will be held in person, June 8-9 at the National Harbor. This is a forum for members of the DoD, Federal Government, State and Local Government, Private Industry, Academia, and other relevant CBRN stakeholders to discuss the latest updates in advancing a government wide approach to improving CBRN defense, readiness and response strategies and capabilities. Register 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.
Army Alliance 2020 Annual Report
APG News Installation Guide 2021
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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