Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
February 28, 2023
IN THE NEWS:
Army Laboratory Participates in DOD Research Program for HBCU/MI Students
Top 100 Defense Contractors 2022
New Federal internship portal centralizes search and application process for prospective interns
Mobile chem-bio detection lab now fielded in all 50 states, territories
Wormuth Says Recruitment Lag May Drag into 2024
ARMY ALLIANCE ANNUAL LUNCHEON MEETING:
Join us on March 15, 2023, 11:30AM- 1:30PM at Water’s Edge Events Center, Belcamp. Our featured speaker is Brigadier General Adam R. Flasch, Director, Joint Staff - (MD), Joint Force Headquarters, Baltimore, MD. He will address National Guard activities on APG and at the Havre de Grace Barracks as well as state-wide efforts. Also, we will rrecognize our 2023 Defense Community Champion, Curtis Beulah, Chairperson of the Alfred B. Hilton Foundation; receive an update of the Army Alliance focused initiatives for 2024; and hear about the progress of the Discovery Center at Water’s Edge (and receive a tour after the luncheon). Register by March 7th!
DEVCOM ARL TECH ASSESS ‘23
DEVCOM ARL Tech Assess ‘23 provides technology developers the opportunity to examine and understand Army challenges and receive assessment data on how well their technologies addressed the challenges. The primary objective of these events is to identify and assess technologies that can accelerate solutions relevant to Army modernization priorities. The deadline for the initial application (or white paper) is March 8. All interested participants should use this link to learn more about the event, including how to submit an application.
The AOC APG Susquehanna Roost will host an in-person Lunch and Learn on Mar 2, 11:30AM to 1:00PM, at the CACI Main Conference Room, 6240 Guardian Gateway, APG. Learn about “Cognitive EW Systems: Addressing Mode-Agile Threat Emitters” with Mr. Tim Fountain, Global Market Segment Manager at Rohde & Schwarz. RSVP by March 1 to Maryann Apostle, firstname.lastname@example.org or 973-448-7240.
The Association of Defense Communities National Summit 2023 is scheduled for Mar 6-8 at the Crystal Gateway Marriott in Arlington, VA. For more information or to register, click HERE.
NEW: The next Industrial Representatives Association (IRA) luncheon is set for Mar 14, 11:30 am – 1:00 pm at Water’s Edge Event Center. Join us as we hear from COL Shermoan Daiyaan, PM Tactical Radios. Please click here to register!
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.
The CBRNE Industry Group will meet Mar 16, 10:00AM to 12:30PM at Richlin Event Center in Edgewood, MD. Come join us and hear from distinguished guest speaker COL Robert Carter, JPM Sensors, Edgewood, MD. Click here to RSVP.
The AUSA Global Force Symposium & Exposition (GFS&E) is back after a pandemic hiatus. This year’s conference will take place from Mar 28-30 at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, AL. Click here for more information or to register today.
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 Mar 31 through Apr 2. 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.
Digital Manufacturing Symposium to be held April 21 at the TUNE Building, Harford Community College (also virtual option). Digital manufacturing has the potential to disaster-proof our supply chains, revolutionize how parts are made, and solve some of our most challenging supply chain issues. Join the leading innovators in manufacturing at a one-day workshop and explore challenges and opportunities along the digital manufacturing continuum such as X-ray and CT inspections of parts, automated scanning and modeling, digital data standards, and insight into the DoD Advanced manufacturing communities of practice. Also discussed will be manufacturing workforce development, new research in digital manufacturing, and more. For info visit https://rampmd.org or send an inquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org. Registration is now open.
Attend the Route 40 Business Association 2023 Spring Roundup, April 28, 5:30-9:30PM. This event benefits the Discovery Center at Water’s Edge and will be held at La Banque at the Seaplane Base, Havre de Grace and features live music by Mark Bray and the Steel Soul Cowboys! Enjoy axe throwing by Crabby Axe and raffles! Come dressed in your Cowboy Best. Register HERE.
Save the Date for the Gallery Walk of Senior Capstone Projects, Class of 2023, Science and Mathematics Academy at Aberdeen High School. All are welcome on May 16, 6-7pm, in the Aberdeen High School – Gymnasium.
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Army Alliance Annual Report 2022
The APG Quarterly Magazine, and Installation Guide “The Proof”
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