Upcoming CWMD Events
May 1-2, 2019: Aberdeen Proving Grounds, MD
The JPEO-CBRND Contracting Break Out session will provide an overview on two available contracting options- MATOC and OTA. The Omnibus brief will provide information on the JPEO-CBRND MATOC vehicles to include scope, ceiling, who may use and points of contact for each vehicle. The Other Transaction brief will focus on the basics of using other transactions to fulfill prototyping requirements. It will include some lessons learned and thoughts on how other transactions will be used in to fulfill JPEO-CBRND prototyping requirements going forward. The session will also include a list of projected OTA opportunities within the JPEO-CBRND, DTRA, and others.
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May 2, 2019: 2019 Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) Innovator’s Showcase, McLean, VA
Below is the Call for Abstracts for the 2019 Innovators’ Showcase. This is an opportunity for you to submit an abstract to present your IR&D projects with national security applications at the 2019 Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) Innovator’s Showcase. Chem/Bio Defense and Nuclear are two of seven areas of interest that may be applicable to our membership. Please note the Showcase is for attendance by government employees, as they are the only individuals that can attend the Showcase and view the presentations.
Abstract submission deadline is COB Monday, March 4, 2019 (NOTE: Our Consortium is not formally involved and any questions regarding this event should be handled through the event coordinators).
July 23-24, 2019: 2019 NDIA Conference, Wilmington, DE
The purpose of the Annual CBRN Defense Conference and Exhibition is to promote the positive exchange of information (scientific, technical and operational) relating to the subject of defense against Weapons of Mass Destruction (WMD) and the ever growing CBRN threat around the world and in our homeland. Website: http://www.ndia.org/events/2019/7/23/2019-cbrn
November 18-21, 2019: 2019 DTRA CBD S&T Conference, Cincinnati, OH
DTRA Joint Science and Technology Office (JSTO) is in the early stages of planning its biennial science and technology conference, to be held in Cincinnati the week before Thanksgiving. Consortium members could significantly benefit by attending. Website: https://www.cbdstconference.com/