Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
January 24, 2023
IN THE NEWS:
Pentagon’s annual weapon test report reverses classification, details major program challenges
Army Sees Signs it Might Hit Recruiting Target This Year
Army launches third prize competition for international innovators
US Army medical laboratory forges relationship with Australian Defence Force institute
SURVEY – Interested in a Small Buiness Cybersecurity Clinic? Towson University is pursuing a grant from the National Security Agency to develop a regional small business cybersecurity clinic providing cybersecurity risk reviews, audits, training, and others and wants to prove to NSA there is sufficient demand for a clinic of this type. They are gauging interest if such a clinic would interest small businesses. Please reply with your feedback to Mike O’Leary (firstname.lastname@example.org), Chair, Department of Mathematics, Towson University.
The AFCEA Aberdeen Chapter and AOC Susquehanna Roost are joining forces to offer a dual-hosted luncheon on Jan 25, 1130 to 1330 at Water’s Edge Event Center. Guest speakers at this event include Mr. Dennis Teefy, PD SAI, and COL Winfield Adkins from the ISR Task Force. For more information and to register for this event, please click here.
SMARTPROC GOVCON will be held Feb 22-23. Located miles from Ft. Detrick, this intimate, low-barrier conference provides small business with vital information necessary to better understand the federal procurement process, mission requirements and forecast opportunities. Connect with other small businesses, industry leaders, and key decision makers within federal agencies to bolster your business intelligence.
Northeastern Maryland Technology Council (NMTC) 12th annual Visionary Awards Gala honors 17 individuals on Feb 23 at Water's Edge Events Center, Belcamp, MD. Register and sponsor at nmtc.org. A select group of Marylanders will receive the prestigious Visionary Award for their contributions to building our STEM-educated workforce and advancing technology and innovation to grow our economy and protect national security. The 12th Visionary Honoree is Bruce England, Susquehanna Workforce Network, who will receive the award from his predecessor, Larry Muzzelo, recently retired from US Army CECOM, and last year's Visionary Honoree. Three of the other 16 honorees have a connection with APG (Leader Award, Dr. David Hairston, US Army Research Lab; Mentor Award, Dr. Peter Plostins, US Army Research Lab. (ret.); Rising Star Award. Jaime Wilson, US Army Research Lab).
Mentors wanted for the 2024 School Year! The Science and Mathematics Academy (SMA) at Aberdeen High School is planning capstone projects for the Class of 2024, and they are seeking mentors. The project does not necessarily need to be related to your job; it could pertain to a personal area of interest. Learn more at Mentor Night at Aberdeen High School in their Cafeteria on March 14 from 6:30 – 8:00 PM Mentor Night RSVP/Project Update or email email@example.com directly.
Registration open! Honor the Surviving Family Members of our Fallen Service Members with APG’s 4th annual Monument to Monument Virtual 5K Run/Walk. The Virtual 5K Run/Walk will take place from March 31st through April 2nd. You must run your 5K (3.1 miles) race during this time period to be listed in the official results and be eligible for overall awards.
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