The following events should be of particular interest to the OFRN Community.
2019 Theme: Ohio’s Defense Ecosystem
“Connecting Ohio’s Military Installations, Defense Communities and Industries”
With Special Guest Congressman Michael Turner
The DDC, along with many key partners and sponsors, hosts the annual state-wide Ohio Defense Forum. The Forum is for defense installation leadership, community leaders, industry representatives, and elected officials to connect, build awareness, and gain a deeper understanding of the current defense environment, and the role they play in supporting all facets of national defense. Event networking opportunities allow stakeholders to interact and discuss key issues with top level officials.
Sponsorship Opportunities Available
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The Ohio Defense Forum Attire
Civilian: Business | Military: Uniform of the Day
Advance registration is STRONGLY encouraged.
Due to security considerations and space limitations, on-site registrants may not be guaranteed admittance.
All attendees will be asked to show a government-issued photo identification card to enter the event.
OHIO AEROSPACE DAY
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- Defining UAM and its specific use cases
- Vehicle design, enabling technologies, and certification
- Operational challenges: airspace integration, cyber-security, and traffic management
- Infrastructure: planning, zoning, and financing (with Public-Private Partnerships)
- Leveraging Ohio’s research, testing, manufacturing, and early use cases for UAM
Discover how additive manufacturing is being leveraged to address the aerospace industry’s most pressing manufacturing, repair and supply chain challenges.
This event will feature presentations by additive manufacturing experts who will explore its practical applications for aerospace and the ways in which it is shifting the manufacturing landscape.
Learn about the growing demand for additive manufacturing, plus how your company can gain access to new federal funding opportunities. Event includes continental breakfast, lunch and refreshments.
Register by March 12, 2020
The Ohio Aerospace Institute (OAI) is a non-profit organization that enhances the aerospace competitiveness of its corporate, federal agency, non-profit and university members through research and technology development, workforce preparedness and engagement with networks for innovation.
The Additive Manufacturing Cluster of Ohio connects 3D Printing education, experience, tools and networks to drive adoption, ignite product innovation and develop the talent necessary to help businesses thrive.
Contracting Officers: Save the Date for March 26th Webinar on WOSB Federal Contracting Program Changes
The Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) Federal Contracting Program invites all federal acquisition/contracting staff to join our free webinar on upcoming program changes and a refresher on utilizing the program! Tune in March 26th at 2:00 p.m. ET
Can’t attend? Future webinars will be announced! Be sure to visit SBA’s WOSB administration program page to learn more about how you can help WOSBs get their fair share of contracting opportunities as a contracting officer.