Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
March 24, 2022
IN THE NEWS:
DoD mulls how to return to office, promises telework is here to stay
DoD acquisition nominee pledges to push advanced tech, small business opportunities
An independent commission will review the military’s suicide prevention efforts
VA claims backlog improves, but still sits far above pre-pandemic levels
ANNUAL ARMY ALLIANCE DINNER MEETING:
The Army Alliance Annual Dinner Meeting will be held June 6, 5:30 to 8:30PM at Water’s Edge Events Center in Belcamp. Our speakers, listed below, will address “APG’s Role in the Nation’s Pandemic Response.” Register by May 27 by clicking HERE.
- Dr. Patrick Baker, Army Research Laboratory, Combat Capabilities Development Command
- Dr. Eric Moore, Chemical Biological Center, Combat Capabilities Development Command
- Ms. Nicole Kilgore, Program Executive Office, Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Defense
Sign up to participate in Aberdeen Proving Ground Monument To Monument Run To Honor 5K Run/Walk! This event will be virtual and you can walk/run your neighborhood, your favorite trail or your treadmill from Friday, April 1 12:00AM to Sunday, April 3, 2022. Register now!
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council (NMTC) presents their Virtual Water Cooler April 7 at 4PM, “Ensure business data securely - insider tips on backing it up.” Register in advance HERE. Whether you are a sole proprietor, a small business, medium or large corporation, you need to establish a working data backup and archive system to ensure business continuity and to secure your customer’s and client’s data.
A meet-and-greet and ceremonial ribbon-cutting for the Harford County Veterans Business Outreach Center will be held at 8 a.m. on April 19 at the Ground Floor, 2021-G Pulaski Highway, Havre de Grace. Harford County service members interested in starting or expanding a business and their families are invited to attend. Register your attendance, with Bonnie Barresi at email@example.com or 410-638-3338. Click HERE to view your invitation.
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council (NMTC) presents the 11th Visionary Awards Gala, April 20, 5:30 to 8PM, at Water’s Edge Events Center. The Visionary Awards celebrates efforts that contribute to building a STEM-educated workforce and advancing technology & innovation. Click HERE for sponsorship and registration information.
The APG Advanced Planning Briefing to Industry (APBI) will occur April 26-28. More information can be found HERE.
The APG APBI No Host Social will be held on April 27 from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. at Hopkins Farm Brewery. Please feel free to spread the word and invite others to join in this outdoor networking social. More information on the no-host social can be found HERE.
The Discovery Center at Water’s Edge will present The Magic of Science Fair and Family Festival on June 11 at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium featuring a day of interactive activities and exploration. Attendees will enjoy sports competitions, drone races, play areas, magic shoes, fun science experiments, and much more! Festivities will include a regional science fair for middle school students, and a family festival with activities for learners of all ages, from infants to adults. The event is free. For more information about the Discovery Center at Waters Edge, visit www.apgdiscovery.com, or send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
LEARN ABOUT APG!
Check out the Army Alliance YouTube Channel!
View the "ABCs of APG." No technical talk, just plain English, written with our community audience in mind! Learn about the APG mission and why APG is so important to our Nation and to Northeastern Maryland. New video added, "B is for Chem/Bio." Other videos are available, "Intro to APG," "R is for Research and Development," "T is for Testing and Evaluation,"and "C is for C5ISR." Other videos to be added over the next several months.
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
“The Proof,” APG Magazine, Installation Guide Edition
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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