Army Alliance Newsflash
Chesapeake Science and Security Corridor (CSSC)
June 1, 2023
IN THE NEWS:
Debt ceiling agreement locks in Biden’s proposed defense budget
Increased Climate Disclosure Burden Coming for Contractors
DoD sends new cyber strategy, informed by Russian invasion, to Congress
The Army Is Tearing Up Its Playbook for Software Upgrades
US Army may ask defense industry to disclose AI algorithms
MARYLAND DEFENSE FORUM:
Registration and Sponsorship is still AVAILABLE 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.
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 June 1 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 2023 AFCEA Aberdeen Golf Clinic, hosted by the Emerging Leaders, will be held June 11, 4:00 to 5:30 pm, Ruggles Golf Course, with former LPGA teaching professional Cindy Skilton. Our clinic will focus on putting, chipping, and teeing off, using both the driving range and putting green for hands-on instruction. For more information on this FREE event, please click here.
APG’s Industrial Representatives Association (IRA) will hold their next luncheon on June 13 at Water’s Edge Events Center. We’ll hear from Mr. Mark Kitz, outgoing PEO of IEW&S. Click here to register.
NEW: The AOC APG Susquehanna Roost Chapter annual Membership Meeting and Scholarship Presentation will be held June 14, 11:30AM to 1:30PM, at Water’s Edge Events Center. Guest speaker is SES Ms. Elizabeth Ferry, newly appointed director for DEVCOM C5ISR Center ESI Directorate. Purchase tickets by clicking here. Sponsors, please contact Jonas.Vogelhut@dsainc.com to claim your sponsor ticket code.
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: The AUSA APG MG Harry Greene chapter will host its next professional development luncheon on June 20, 11:30AM to 1:30PM, at Water’s Edge Event Center. Guest speaker is COL Paul Howard, Chief of Signal (CCoE). This event will include a celebration of the 163rd Birthday of the US Army Signal Corps. Click here to register.
NEW: CBRNE Industry Group July Meeting will be Jul 20, 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM at Patton Hall Officers' Club, 214 Jackson Ave, Fort Myer, VA. For more info, go to Events + Activities | cbrneindustrygroup
NEW: The 2023 Medical and WMD Countermeasures Symposium will be held June 20-21 at the Gaylord National Hotel in National Harbor, MD. Click here for more information or to register today.
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.
As part of the AFCEA Aberdeen Golf Clinic, AFCEA will host a golf-themed happy hour on June 27, 5 to 7 pm, at All American Steakhouse and Sports Theater in Aberdeen. Join us for networking, drinks, food, and a chance to practice on the indoor golf simulator. Register here.
NEW: The Intern Cup will be held July 21 at the Bulle Rock Gold Course, arrive 7AM, shotgun start at 8AM. The Intern Cub is more than just a golf tournament. It's an opportunity to connect with fellow professionals, build relationships, and support the Defense Interns program. By participating in this event, you are directly contributing to the development of future leaders in the defense industry. There will be various activities and prizes to be won throughout the day. Register HERE.
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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