Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
May 18, 2023
IN THE NEWS:
Return of CJADC2: DoD officially moves ahead with ‘combined’ JADC2 in a rebrand focusing on partners
US Army preps for fresh mobile communications experiment
Memorial Day flower donations at Arlington have ‘dried up’
How successful are military spouses in getting federal contracts?
Want a DOD Contract? There'll Be an App for That
For command post survival, US Army wants more mobility and concealment
MARYLAND DEFENSE FORUM:
Registration and Sponsorship is 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.
AUSA is reinstituting our traditional Monthly Happy Hour for the APG community. We expect a great turnout of Industry and Government at this event. Please come join us for this social at Ruggles Golf Course on May 18, from 4-7 PM. There will be a cash bar, with appetizers provided courtesy of AUSA. The driving range will be open! Hope to see you there!
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.
NEW: The AFCEA Aberdeen Emerging Leaders will host a happy hour at Hopkins Brewery in Havre de Grace June 1, 5:00 to 7:00 pm. Come join us for an evening of networking over drinks. Open to all, regardless of age or membership status. Click here to register.
NEW: AOC APG/Susquehanna Chapter next Lunch & Learn event (IN PERSON) is June 6 at the CACI Main Conference Room (6240 Guardian Gateway). From 11:30 to 1:00, we’ll discuss Development of Cognitive EW Datasets over lunch. Then from 1:30 to 3:00, we’ll host a special repeat presentation of our earlier session on Cognitive EW Systems: Addressing Mode-Agile Threat Emitters. Please RSVP to Maryann Apostle (email@example.com) by 01 June to attend one or both of these presentations. Visit our website for more details.
Inflection Point - Generative A.I.’s Cambrian Moment, is the topic of Northeastern Maryland Technical Council’s (NMTC’s) 18t iDisruptor Tech Talk, June 8, 2023 at The Market Street Brewery, 203 Market St, HDG. Generative A.I. threatens to displace jobs across many sectors. Click here for more info.
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.
NEW: Making Sense of Defense – The Future for Federal Small Business Contractors, will be on June 21, 7:30AM at Water’s Edge Campus, 4696 Millennium Drive Belcamp. Learn about forthcoming changes in the laws governing small business, Small Business Administration initiatives, and doing business with the Acquisition Center at APG. Reserve your spot by RSVPing or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW: The local chapter of the Association of the US Army (AUSA) annual golf outing will be on August 3 at Bulle Rock Golf Course. Help us support local Soldiers, their families, Veterans, and our great Army-civilians working at Aberdeen Proving Ground and other local installations. Registration is open for those interested in being one of our sponsors.
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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”
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Cecil County Office of Economic Development
City of Aberdeen
City of Havre de Grace
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