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Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)

April 12, 2019


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The Army Alliance Annual Dinner will be held June 3, 2019, from 5:30 to 8:30PM at Water's Edge Events Center, 4687 Millennium Drive, Belcamp, MD, 21017.  We are pleased to announce that our speaker will be Maryland's LT Governor Boyd K. Rutherford.  This event is sure to be a sellout!  All attendees must register in advance, no walk-ins at the event.  CLICK HERE to register, registration closes on May 24, 2019.  CLICK HERE to view the invitation.


View the newest Joint Land Use Studies (JLUS):  The Susquehanna River Impact & Accretion Study and Edgewood CBRNE Economic Impact Study are available HERE.


AFCEA Aberdeen will hold its April luncheon on Wednesday, April 17, 2019, from 1130 to 1300, at Water’s Edge Event Center in Belcamp. Our featured guest speaker is Mr. Wayne Schoonveld, Chief, Systems Engineering, Architecture, Modeling and Simulation (SEAMS) Division, Space and Terrestrial Communications Directorate (S&TCD). This is a detailed technical discussion focused on future decisions and explaining how Army Futures Command will shape the Army environment. To register for this event, please click here.

The Chesapeake Chapter of Sigma Xi – the Scientific Research Honor Society is holding its monthly meeting on Monday, April 22, 2019 from 1200 to 1300 at the Exton golf course clubhouse, Bldg. E1260, on APG South.  We invite interested APG-area scientists and engineers to attend. For more information on the chapter and its activities, contact Dr. Mike Simini (, President of the Chesapeake Chapter.

The Northern Chesapeake West Point Society (NCWPS) is hosting our first #GRADTALK event focused on financial planning on April 24, 2019 at 11:30 AM at Top of the Bay, 30 Plum Point Loop, APG. This session will include professional financial planners who will provide presentations and take questions from participants. The event is free of charge for all West Point Graduates and their guests.  Lunch will be available for purchase.  CLICK HERE to register.  Questions, contact LTC Jimmy Archange ’02,

Join the Aberdeen Young AFCEANs for a spring extravaganza! We are hosting our next social on Thursday, April 25th, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., at Riverside Pub & Grille off exit 80. YAC Socials are an avenue for both current and interested members to network and discuss new education and training programs, upcoming activities, and exchange ideas for new initiatives. Don't miss this FREE event!

The Aberdeen Chamber is hosting is 8th Annual Taste of Cheer April 26, 2019, from 5:30-8:30PM at Leidos Field at Ripken Stadium 873 Long Drive, Aberdeen, MD 21001.  Attendees will enjoy tasting wines from around the world, craft beers and bourbon!  The evening includes a Silent Auction, Basket of Cheer raffle, Music and Chef Inspired Dinner.   Tickets are just $40 or $25 for designated driver.  Don’t miss this event!   CLICK HERE to Buy Tickets online.

CLICK HERE to view the APG Discovery Week Flyer!

The APG Discovery Week Advanced Planning Briefing for Industry (APBI) will be held April 30, to May 2, 2019.  The APBI will describe potential future contracting opportunities for mission areas that focus on: command, control, communications, computers, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; research and development; test and evaluation; chemical and biological defense; and APG Garrison.  All interested parties must register to attend using this linked website.

The C5ISR Hall of Fame Dinner will be held on April 30 and an Induction Ceremony will be held on May 1. This year's class includes two former commanding generals, a deputy to the commanding general, a chief counsel, and a director of one of CECOM's subordinate commands.  Click this LINK to RSVP for the Hall of Fame Dinner and Ceremony.  The link will take you to the APG Discovery Week registration site where you can register for Hall of Fame events.

Save the date!  Aberdeen Proving Ground will host a job fair on Saturday, May 4, 2019, 10AM to 2PM as part of the 2019 APG Discovery Fest.  More information to follow!

The CCDC Chemical Biological Center is hosting its Gas Mask Dash on Thursday, May 9, 2019 at CAPA Field, Edgewood Area of APG.  This 5K race/ 2-mile fun walk is open to the publicSign up online by April 30, 2019 to be guaranteed a shirt.  Entry fees are $20 until April 30th at 6pm, and $25 thereafter (to include race day).  Questions, please contact Linda Flint at  The event will be held rain or shine, and entry fees are non-refundable.

The Freestate Golf Outing will be held on May 23, 2019 at APG Ruggles Golf Course with a shotgun start at 9AM.  The goal for this event is to raise enough funds to design and build a state-of-the-art computer laboratory for Freestate Cadets.  The Freestate Academy is a tuition-free program which offers at-risk adolescents (16 to 18 years old) an opportunity to change their future, for the better by providing the skills, education and self-discipline needed to become responsible, productive citizens.  CLICK HERE to register.

The 2nd Annual Young AFCEAN Bowling Bash has been moved to June 11, due to ongoing construction at Brewner Lanes. Come join us now on Tuesday, June 11, from 5 to 7 p.m., at the APG Bowling Center.  Tickets are $25 each in advance and include 2 Games, Shoe Rental, Light Food, a T-Shirt, and giveaways!  Tickets can also be purchased at the door for $30 each (Cash only).  Proceeds from the event will be given to the Boys and Girls Club of Harford and Cecil County. Event sponsorships are available through May 20th.  For more information or to register for this event, please visit the event website!  NEW THIS YEAR: Team Sign Ups – visit our site for more information.

2019 CBRN Defense Conference & Exhibition will be held July 23-24, 2019 at Chase Center on the Riverfront, 15 Justison Street, Wilmington,  DE.  The theme is “Modernizing the Future Fight: Accelerate & Adapt”.  Click here for more information and to register.

Aberdeen Proving Ground Installation Guide – E-edition Link



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ANSER     Battelle     Booz Allen Hamilton
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