Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
September 21, 2021
IN THE NEWS:
New vaccine mandate raises questions for defense contractors
Army Tests Open Computer Standards
A DARPA competition to build underground robot teams to assist troops enters its final challenge this week
Smaller, Faster Prototype Detects Chemicals in Fingerprints
LEARN ABOUT APG!
The Army Alliance introduces their new video series, "The ABC's of APG." Learn about the APG mission and why APG is so important to our Nation and to Northeastern Maryland. We promise no technical talk, just plain English! The first video in the series, "Introduction to APG" is now available and is only 15 minutes long.
The AFCEA Aberdeen Emerging Leaders (formerly known as the Young AFCEANS) are hosting their first IN-PERSON event since early 2020, and we’d love for you to join us! Come on out to Hopkins Farm Brewery in Havre de Grace on September 22, from 5 to 7PM. for our Fall Social. Enjoy great craft beer, food, and much-needed social interaction. This event is free, but we ask that you register on our website by clicking here.
Lindsay Ryan, president of the nonprofit Maryland Business Incubation Association (MBIA), and Deb Tillet, executive director of the Emerging Technology Center, a Baltimore incubator, will present an overview of the MBIA and how businesses can leverage the resources of incubators. This virtual webinar will take place September 23, 8:30 to 9:30 AM. and is presented by DefTech as part of their Taking Technologies to Market series. Register HERE.
eTrepid's Coffee and Conversation Webinar on “Change Management – Monitoring Changes in Your Technology for Security and Compliance” will be held on Thursday, September 23 at 11 AM with Liongard's Sales Engineer Scott Davis. Please RSVP with the link attached. The first 100 people to register and remain at the event until the end will receive a $10 Starbucks gift card. Register HERE.
Free entrepreneur workshop for Veteran Small Business Owners, Military Spouse Small Business Owners and Project Opportunity Graduates on “How to Create a Talent Management Culture” will be held September 23, 11AM to 1PM at Harford County Office of Community and Economic Development, Havre de Grace. Register Here
NEW: On October 5, 9:30AM to 1:00PM there will be a free webex conference, “Access to Opportunities with APG, State of Maryland, and Local Government - Win MORE!” Attendees will learn what APG, State of Maryland, and Harford/Cecil buys, what APG, State of Maryland, and Harford/Cecil is not buying, and how they buy. Attendees will also learn how to build profitability and sustainability to win more APG, State of Maryland and Harford/Cecil contracts. This event is brought to you by the Maryland Small Business Development Center, Harford and CECIL counties and APG. Register HERE.
The Northeastern Maryland Technology Council (NMTC) Water Cooler, “Building Successful Teams, (yes, even remotely),” will be held October 7. The "Cooler" will share and discuss methods consistently used to achieve team-building success through innovative and unique programs (online, in-person) that have helped many Fortune 500 companies. Register for this free virtual event 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.
2021 Army Alliance 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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