Time is running out to submit your application for Member of the Year! What are you waiting for? Submit your application by April 2. Questions? Contact Sarah Ehman, communications and membership manager, at sarah.ehman@paxpartnership.orgStart your nomination >>

Time slots are open for NAWCAD Industry Day one-on-ones! Sign up now >>

This week at a glance

Upcoming TPP programs:

  • NAWCAD Industry Day, April 5
  • Maryland Defense Network Demo, April 24
  • Member of the Year Nominations, closes April 2

In our community:

  • Volunteer: CSM LEGO Robotics Competition, April 7
  • Leadership Summer Camps for Middle & High School Students
  • DSI Upcoming Programs
  • The To Do List

Upcoming Programs

NAWCAD Industry Day

Thursday, April 5
8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Southern Maryland Higher Education Center

Register to attend >>  and sign up for one-on-ones >>

Maryland Defense Network Brown Bag Lunch & Demo

Tuesday, April 24
12:00 p.m.

Precise Conference Center, Lexington Park

Join us for a demo of the Maryland Defense Network, a database of defense reliance and supply chain networks of defense contractors.

Register >>

Who will be the next Member of the Year?

Each year, The Patuxent Partnership recognizes a corporate member that best exemplifies the highest levels of leadership, community support, and commitment to the growth of Southern Maryland. Although there is only one award, making a nomination is a great way to help us celebrate ALL those who represent the very best of The Patuxent Partnership.

Submit your application now through April 2. We’ll announce the winner at the annual Member’s Dinner in May!

Questions? Contact Sarah Ehman, communications and membership manager, at sarah.ehman@paxpartnership.org or 301-866-1739 x303.

Start your nomination >>

Community Events & Opportunities


Volunteer Opportunity: CSM LEGO Robotics Competition

Setup: April 6
Competition: April 7

College of Souther Maryland, LaPlata Campus

Volunteer referees and judges are needed for the CSM LEGO Robotics Competition, as well as volunteers for many other positions. Morning only, afternoon only, and full-day positions are available.

Learn more >>

Leadership Summer Camps for Middle & High School Students

These week-long residential programs allow middle- and high-school students to immerse themselves in all aspects of leadership. Maryland Leadership Workshops delegates discover and develop their own unique strengths in daily workshops, practice their leadership skills in team projects, and are mentored by our skilled staff to find their passion, their voice, and their path.

Learn more >>

Defense Strategies Institute Upcoming Programs

Mar. 28 – 29Information Warfare Summit
Apr. 4 – 5Identity Management Symposium
Apr. 18 – 19U.S. Border Security & Intelligence
May 2-3DoD/VA & Gov Health IT
May 16-17Military IoT & Sensors
May 30-31Small Sats & Space Access

*Military and government employees attend free.

Learn more >>

The To Do List

Have a high-flying start to summer with the Pax River Air ExpoJune 2-3, and the RaceX Maryland: International FPV Drone Race and ShowJune 16-17!