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Senate GOP budget paves way for $1.5T in tax cuts House panel hammers Army CIO over request to reprogram 2018 fundsCIO Crawford pivots Army to DevOps to address network woesIndustrial base war-gaming: Pentagon wants companies to find supply-chain weaknessesHere’s How Much of Your Taxes Have Gone To Wars America’s government is getting old Rebuilding Army Acquisition For Multi-Domain Battle
Army Alliance Newsflash: Oct 2, 2017
EVENTSVeterans Resource Fair, Families Welcome! In support of those who served our nation, Harford County will host a resource fair for veterans and their families on Saturday, October 7 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Bel Air Armory, 37 N. Main St. Stop by for information about benefits, jobs, housing, and educational opportunities, and family-friendly, interactive demonstrations including mechanical horse rides, a trained service dog, 3-D printing, and virtual reality experiences, plus delicious samples from veteran-owned Mission BBQ. You are invited the Aberdeen Proving Ground Centennial Gala on October 20, 2017, APG's actual 100th birthday. Don't miss this once-in-a-lifetime evening of music, dancing, fine wines, and entertainment, in a beautiful cabaret setting at 650 McHenry Road, Aberdeen, MD 21001. The party starts at 7 p.m. and goes to 11 p.m. Stay for the Fireworks and the After Party at the Speakeasy from 11-1 a.m. Buy your Early Bird ticket for $100 until the end of September, after which tickets are $125. Tickets are available at apg100.org/gala. DOING BUSINESS WITH APG: SMALL BUSINESS CONFERENCE 2.0, Wednesday October 4, 2017, 8AM - 12:30PM, Towson University, Northeastern Maryland (TUNE) Building, 510 Thomas Run Road, Bel AIr, MD, 21015, Cost $20. Join us for an informative morning of networking, panel discussions and breakout sessions designed to set local companies on the path toward the billions of dollars of annual APG contract awards. This half-day conference will feature two tracks for both the novice and the semi-savvy with representatives from the APG Office of Small Business Programs, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, MD Procurement Technical Assistance, MD Small Business Development Center and more. If you missed our first small business conference, this is your chance to catch the next installment. Click Here to Register
The U.S. Army Research Laboratory will hold its fourth Open Campus Open House October 18 - 19, 2017
at Aberdeen Proving Ground. This year we ask, "Who is the nation’s premier laboratory for land forces focused on discovery and innovation for the Army of 2035 and beyond?" Who should attend? Innovators of all types: Academic Professors, Deans, and Vice-Provosts for Research; Small and Large Businesses; Industry Technical Staff and Management; Business Developers; Government Research Laboratory Technical Staff and Management. Click Here to Register and For More Info.
The Association of Old Crows (AOC) and APG Susquehanna Chapter of the AOC, under a co-sponsorship agreement with the Army, will hold its 3rd Annual Cyber Electromagnetic Activity (CEMA) Conference on October 16-19, 2017
at APG, MD. Sessions will be held at the unclassified and classified levels up to TS/SCI releasable to Five Eyes. Expansion of the CEMA conference to other interest partner Nations is currently being considered. Register Here
. Caveat: Approval paperwork to conduct the conference is in process with a final decision by the Department of the Army expected no later than September 2017. All indications are that this conference is in compliance so we expect but cannot guarantee this conference will be approved.APG NEWSAPG EVENTSFor a full list of events, please check out the CSSC website and browse the calendar!