News from the Patuxent Partnership

THIS WEEK AT A GLANCE

Upcoming TPP Programs:

  • 2019 St. Mary’s County Science & Engineering Special Awards Reception – Feb 19 – REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!
  • Strategic Brown Bag Series 2.0 with Dr. Dale L. Moore – March 3 – Registration will open soon!
    “Assessing the Strategic Landscape for 21st Century Competitiveness”
  • ANA panel – “Naval Aviation’s Flight Plan to Infinity (at least 2021) and Beyond” – Mar 11 – Registration will open soon!
  • Briefing with LtGen Lori Reynolds, Commandant for Information, HQMC – March 18 – Registration will open soon!
  • Naval Aviation & Air Dominance in the Great Power Competition” Full Day Program – April 2 – SAVE THE DATE!
  • NAWCAD Industry Day with One-on-Ones – April 15 – SAVE THE DATE!

In our community:

  • Printing the Electronics of the Future: Printable Photovoltaics –  Feb 13
  • 2020 BECA Scholarship Fair and Common Application Deadline – Feb 18
  • TechTalk after hours: How to work with Goddard – Feb 20
  • Night at the Museum 2020: An Evening for Young Professionals – March 20
  • 2020 6th Annual STEM-ING Event – April 25
  • To-Do List:
    – Consider Supporting the 2020 St. Mary’s County Science and Engineering Fair
    – Article To Read: DOD Aims to Issue Proposed Rule for Certifying Contractors’ Cybersecurity in the Fall 
  • DSI Upcoming Programs

 

Upcoming Programs 

2019 St. Mary’s County Science & Engineering Special Awards Reception

The Patuxent Partnership and the and the Southern Maryland Chapter of International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE) invite you to join us at the 2019 St. Mary’s County Science & Engineering Special Awards Reception Honoring the Middle and High School TPP and INCOSE Award winners!

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN!

Wednesday, February 19, 2020 at Patuxent River Naval Air Museum
22156 Three Notch Rd, Lexington Park, MD 20653

5:00p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Special Guest Speaker
Mr. Tommy Luginbill, Director of TechPort, UAS business incubator

Come check out the amazing projects these students have designed! Light hors d’oeuvres will be served

Learn More & Register>>


The Pax Partnership presents – Strategic Brown Bag Series 2.0 with Dr. Dale L. Moore – “Assessing the Strategic Landscape for 21st Century Competitiveness”

SAVE THE DATE!

Tuesday, March 3, 2020
12 – 1 p.m.

Bell Office
46591 Expedition Drive #101
Lexington Park MD 20653

Learn More>>


ANA panel – “Naval Aviation’s Flight Plan to Infinity (at least 2021) and Beyond”

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!

Wednesday, March 11, 2020
5 – 7 p.m.

Patuxent River Naval Air Museum
Flight Technology Hall
22156 Three Notch Road, Lexington Park MD 20653

$15 paid in advance* before 12:00 p.m. ET, Wednesday, March 10
*Online advance registrations without payment received by 12:00 p.m. ET March 10 will be $25

$25 at the door

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Briefing with LtGen Lori Reynolds, Commandant for Information, HQMC

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!

Wednesday, March 18, 2020
8:30 – 10 A.M.

University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland (Building 2, Center Hall)
44219 Airport Road, California, MD 20619

REGISTRATION
This program is free for all attendees. Registration is requested to plan for seating and coffee.

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Naval Aviation & Air Dominance in the Great Power Competition” Full Day Program

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!

Thursday, April 2, 2020
8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland (Building 2, Center Hall)
44219 Airport Road, California, MD 20619

REGISTRATION
$75 – TPP member
$125 – non-members
Federal Civilian Service & Active Duty Military – no cost ($15 with lunch)

SPONSORSHIPS ARE AVAILABLE! 

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NAWCAD Industry Day with One-on-Ones 

REGISTRATION OPENS SOON!

Wednesday, April 15, 2020
8 a.m. – 12 p.m.
One-on-Ones: 12:30 – 4 p.m.

Location:
University System of Maryland, Southern Maryland building
Building 2, Center Hall
44219 Airport Road, California, MD 20619

Learn More>>


Community Events & Opportunities

Printing the Electronics of the Future: Printable Photovoltaics

Southern Maryland Innovates invites you to learn more about Printable Solar Cells with SolarCube LLC and St. Mary’s College.

SolarCube of St. Mary’s County, Maryland is a privately held LLC established in 2018. We design, develop, coordinate, and install solar electric systems on roofs, ground mounts and other structures for solar energy, including state-of-the-art battery systems. SolarCube is led by owner Richard Schmidt and COO Jeffrey Croisetiere, who are teaming up with St. Mary’s College of Maryland chemistry professor, Dr. Troy K. Townsend to develop a proof of concept process of printing efficient and stable solar modules using a materials printer.

Location: TechPort Hanger – 44185 Airport Road, California, MD 20619
Thu, February 13, 2020
6:00 PM – 8:00 PM EST

Learn More & Register>>


2020 BECA Scholarship Fair and Common Application

BECA is St. Mary’s County Business, Education and Community Alliance. Founded in 1989, this local, tax-exempt 501(c)3 public charity supports students and schools in St. Mary’s County. BECA offers scholarships each year to graduating high school seniors. Additionally, BECA sponsors the Common Scholarship Application that includes more than 50 scholarships from local organizations and individuals. Many of these are small, one-time awards, e.g. $500-$1,000.

St. Mary’s County Business, Education and Community Alliance (BECA) will host the 2020 Scholarship Fair on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm at the Dr. James A. Forrest Career and Technology Center in Leonardtown (inclement weather date is January 28). Students, parents,
guardians, and others seeking financial assistance for college are invited to meet the local scholarship providers and learn more about their individual offerings. Other colleges and organizations will also have representatives there. Information sessions will be held on financial aid and completing the common
application.

Scholarship Application Deadline: Feb 18, 2020

Learn More>>


TechTalk after hours: How to work with Goddard

February 20, 2020
4 – 6 p.m.

TechPort Hanger
44185 Airport Road
California, MD 20619

Learn how to work with Goddard from Samantha Kilgore, Technology Liaison Specialist of NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center

Learn More & Register>>


Night at the Museum 2020: An Evening for Young Professionals

Friday, March 20, 2020
5:30 – 7 p.m.

Calvert Marine Museum
14200 Solomons Island Rd S, Solomons, Maryland 20688

Experience Calvert Marine Museum as you and other Southern Maryland young professionals bring it to life after hours! Join us Friday, March 20, for an evening of meeting and greeting, exploration and discovery hosted by Calvert Marine Museum, The Patuxent Partnership, NextGen Professionals, Young Professionals Group of Charles County, MD, and Young Professionals Group of Charles County, MD.

Come as you are! There is no cost to attend, but please register in advance.

Learn More & Register>>


2020 6th Annual STEM-ING Event

6th Annual STEM-ING Event
April 25, 2020

Location:
St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Open to all Middle School Girls in the Tri-County Area.
Registration begins March 6, 2020

Learn More>>


To-Do List

• Consider Supporting the 2020 St. Mary’s County Science and Engineering Fair
**Volunteer judges are still needed in Calvert and Charles Counties

Learn More>>

• Article To Read: DOD Aims to Issue Proposed Rule for Certifying Contractors’ Cybersecurity in the Fall 
Requests for proposals are still expected to include related requirements at that time.

Learn More>>


Defense Strategies Institute Upcoming Programs

To view their list of events, click here.

*Military and government employees attend free.