Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
November 2, 2023
IN THE NEWS:
Army Researchers Receive Patent for Pocket-Sized Chemical and Biological Assessment Kit
Why the Military May Need Microgrids for Overseas Bases to Win a Near-Peer Fight
Senior Pentagon official calls on DOD components to more fully embrace irregular, asymmetric warfar
VA adds 5 million more veterans to online legacy project
Army Seeks Industry Input on Approach to Modernizing Digital Fires Products
ARMY ALLIANCE ANNUAL BREAKFAST MEETING:
Join the Army Alliance for our Annual Breakfast Meeting on November 30th, 8 to 10AM at the Richlin Ballroom. Our panel will address the Army’s biomanufacturing efforts that are leading the way for the Department of Defense, the curriculum support provided from our local Community Colleges, and the plans to accelerate biomaterial development and production capacity by creating a regional biomaterials hub with an anchor in Harford County. Register by November 19.
Purchase Now! The Harford County Chamber of Commerce, Military Affairs Committee will be supporting the Wreaths Across America program in partnership with the APG Community Spouses Club for the APG Cemeteries. An individual wreath sponsorship costs $17.00. If you purchase (sponsor) two wreaths, you will get one free – click HERE. The ceremony will take place on December 16, 2023, at noon sharp at the APG Cemeteries.
The Harford County Office of Economic Development is partnering with Susquehanna Workforce Network (SWN) to host a Defense, Technology and Intelligence Job Fair at Ripken Stadium in Aberdeen, MD on November 3, 9AM to 2PM. Click HERE for more information.
NEW: IRA and AUSA are hosting a joint luncheon on November 14, 11:30 – 1:30, at Water’s Edge Event Center. Their guest speaker is Mr. Alfred Grein, Executive Director, Research and Technology Integration Ground Vehicle Systems Center. Click here to register.
NEW: The CBRNE Industry Group is hosting their November meeting on November 16, , 10:00 – 12:30, at the Springfield, VA American Legion. Their Distinguished Guest Speaker is Mr. Justin Lieber, Director of Business Operations, Pine Bluff Arsenal. There will also be a 5-minute presentation by Mr. Ed Laughlin, Global Defense Program Manager, International Trade, Virginia Economic Development Partnership. Click here for more information or to RSVP.
NEW: Mark your calendars! The AUSA December Professional Development Luncheon Meeting is scheduled for December 4, 11:30 – 1:30, at Water’s Edge, with guest speaker Dr. James Kirsch, AvMC Director. More details and registration information are coming soon!
NEW: Save the date for the annual AUSA Ugly Sweater Social. This year’s event will be December 7, starting at 4 p.m. at Ruggles Golf Course Club House. More details coming soon!
NEW: Save the date for the IRA Holiday Party, December 12, 2023, 4:00 – 7:00 pm. Additional details on venue and registration coming soon.
NEW: CBRNE Industry Group has scheduled their final meeting of the year December 14, 2023, 10:00 – 12:30, at Richlin Event Center in Edgewood, MD. Planned guest speaker is COL Vance Brunner, 20th CBRNE Command G3. Click here for more information.
Click HERE to view the APG Professional Association Network (PAN) calendar.
LEARN ABOUT APG!
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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.
2023 Army Alliance Annual Report
The APG Quarterly Magazine, and Installation Guide “The Proof”
Harford County Office of Economic Development
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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