Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
April 27, 2023
IN THE NEWS:
Testing of electronic warfare package for Army’s AMPV expected in 2024
US Vietnam War Commemoration hosting May ‘welcome home’ event in DC
Pentagon’s top software official stresses data-centric military
US Army evaluating radios for both Indo-Pacific and Europe
Military must train to fight when communications break down: experts
'They're Not Able to Cover Their Rent': Housing Top Concern as Congressional Panel on Military Life Starts Work
MARYLAND DEFENSE FORUM:
Registration and Sponsorship is now OPEN for the 2023 Maryland Defense Forum being held in Annapolis on June 5-6. This will be a unique professional development opportunity for leaders from installations, defense communities and defense-related industries to meet and focus on resiliency, mutual support and coordination on key issues and mission assurance.
TechNet Cyber 2023, AFCEA International’s DISA-focused conference in Baltimore, is set for May 2 – 4 at the Baltimore Convention Center. Click here for a full agenda and to sign up today! And be sure to join the AFCEA Aberdeen Emerging Leaders and Central Maryland Emerging Leaders at their annual TechNet Cyber Networking Event on May 2, 7 – 9 pm at Pickles Pub in Baltimore. More info is at the AFCEA Aberdeen website.
The 2023 Association of Old Crows (AOC) CEMA Conference is coming back to APG, May 2 – 4. Join us at Myer Auditorium as we discuss this year’s theme, “Spectrum Dominance – Maneuvering as an ‘Inside’ Force”. Clearances required to attend, and space is filling up quickly. Click here for more information or to register today!
Mark your calendars: the next Industrial Representatives Association (IRA) luncheon is tentatively scheduled for May 9, from 11:30 to 1:30 at Water’s Edge Event Center. Details on speaker and registration coming soon!
The AUSA MG Harry Greene APG chapter’s next luncheon is set for May 16, 11:30 to 1:30, at Water’s Edge Event Center. We’re welcoming Mr. Michael Monteleone, Director, Assured Positioning, Navigation and Timing/Space Cross-Functional Team. Registration opening soon, but save the date now!
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.
Military Retiree Appreciation Day will be held May 18, 9AM to 12PM at the Mallette Training Facility, 6008 Jayhawk Rd, APG. Guest Speaker is Ms. Cheryl Rawls (SES) Executive Director, Outreach, Transition and Economic Development, Veterans Benefits Administration. Receive information on TRICARE, Johns Hopkins Health Care, Veterans’ Administration Claims, Commissary (DeCA), Army & Air Force Exchange, Health & Wellness Information, Kirk US Army Health Clinic, Survivor Benefits for Retiree Spouses, Staff Judge Advocate, Corvias Military Housing, and ID Card Renewal (Bldg 4305 8:30am-11:00am). For more information, contact the APG Retirement Services Office at firstname.lastname@example.org or follow them at facebook.com/apgretirementservices
Join the Harford County Chamber of Commerce for the 46th Military Appreciation Luncheon on May 18, 11AM to 1:30PM at the Top of the Bay, APG, where the business community gathers together with the APG community to recognize the service of our military men and women. This year's Keynote Speaker is Cheryl Rawes, Executive Director: Outreach, Transition, and Economic Development for the Department of Veteran Affairs. Sponsorships/Registration available HERE.
The May CBRNE Industry Group Annual Awards Dinner will be held May 18, 6:00 PM – 10:00 PM at Patton Hall Officers' Club, 214 Jackson Ave, Fort Myer, VA 22211 Speaker to be announced. RSVP Here.
APG Demo Day for the public will be on May 20th from 11AM to 4PM. Every APG organization will be on hand to demonstrate their technologies. Enjoy the Drill Team and an Aerial Show. Click here for more info!
The 7th Annual Sgt. Alfred B. Hilton Memorial Fundraiser will be held May 23 at Maryland Golf & Country Club, 5:30pm Cocktails, 6:30 Dinner/Program. For information on sponsorships or to register for the event, click HERE.
Register now for Northeastern Maryland Technical Council (NMTC) 16th Annual GOLF4STEM Tournament being held June 5. The tournament includes contests, breakfast and an awards luncheon. Click HERE to register and for sponsorship opportunities!
The FREE Magic of Science Fair and Family Festival will be held June 10, 11AM to 4PM at the TUNE Center at HCC, 510 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air. Sponsored by the Discovery Center at Water’s Edge, enjoy drones, robots, magic, virtual reality, carnival games, hands-on science play and a Middle School Science Fair. More info HERE.
The June CBRNE Industry Group, Engagement Exhibition (E2), will be held June 15, 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM at the Richlin Event Center, 1700 Van Bibber Rd, Edgewood, MD 21040. Plan for your company to present a 5-minute presentation, to exhibit a tabletop display, with luncheon to follow. There will be invited Government guests. RSVP Here.
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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 Annual Report 2022
The APG Quarterly Magazine, and Installation Guide “The Proof”
Harford County Office of Economic Development
Major Granting Organizations:
Maryland Department of Commerce, Division of Military and Federal Affairs
Cecil County Office of Economic Development
City of Aberdeen
City of Havre de Grace
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