|The Patuxent Partnership is pleased to invite members to our Annual Dinner on May 23! Join us under the tent on the State House lawn at Historic St. Mary’s City for a reception and dinner, to hear from our guest speaker, Rear Adm. Paul Sohl, commander for the U.S. Navy Operational Test & Evaluation Force, and to celebrate the announcement of our 2017 Member of the Year!|
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This week at a glance
Upcoming TPP programs:
In our community:
Annual TPP Members Dinner
Wednesday, May 23
We invite our members to join us for our Annual Dinner with guest speaker, Rear Adm. Paul Sohl.
Unmanned systems in every domain: challenges and opportunities
Community Events & Opportunities
IMPAX Tech Talk
May 9, 5:00 p.m.
Join IMPAX for a Tech Talk with participants from Georgia Tech Research Institute’s HIVE IRAD program in order to highlight innovative emerging research in fields relevant to NAVAIR.
Crab Pot Pitch Competition
May 10, 6:00-8:00 p.m.
This is it! Be there for the 4th Annual Crab Pot Pitch Competition to cheer on the five finalists as they pitch their businesses and innovation to a group of expert judges!
M&A Business Sale or Purchase Panel Discussion
May 15, 7:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m.
This is a free breakfast and panel discussion with industry experts on the vital aspects of any deal to consider when contemplating a transaction: legal, marketing/financial, and accounting.
Southern Maryland Government Contractors Conference
May 22, 1:00 – 5:00 p.m.
The Maryland Association of CPAs’ Government Contractors Committee hosts the 11th annual Southern Maryland conference for small business Government contractors.
PMI-ACP Prep Course
June 5 – 8, 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Register by June 1 for the Program Management Institute – Agile Certified Practitioner certification training.
Volunteer Opportunity: AUVSI Student Competition
June 14 – 16
Judges are a critical part of the competition, and we are once again looking for volunteers. There are various levels of commitment, including the evaluation of the technical papers, evaluation of the Flight Readiness Review Video, and of course, the actual flight competition!
If interested, contact Tom Sanders, Tom.Sanders@goCTSi.
Summer Aerospace Camps
Registration is open for summer aerospace camps for elementary (entering grades 2-6) and secondary (entering grades 7-11) students in St. Mary’s County.
Summer Cyber Camp
SIGN UP NOW! The Patuxent Partnership and SMCPS, with support from the Office of Naval Research, are offering Cyber Camp for students entering grades 7-9 who are interested in hands-on activities related to computer science and cyber security, such as programming, forensics, and cryptography.
Defense Strategies Institute Upcoming Programs
May 16-17: Military IoT & Sensors
*Military and government employees attend free.
The To Do List
Bike to Work Day is Friday, May 18! Visit the pit stop at Indian Head Village Green Pavilion from 7-9 a.m., or visit BikeToWorkMetroDC.org to find events near you.