The following events should be of particular interest to the OFRN Community.
The Ohio Federal Research Network Round 4 Proposers Day and Applicant Training event will give information about the Ohio Federal Research Network (OFRN) and the OFRN Round 4 Opportunity Announcement for the Sustaining Ohio’s Aeronautical Readiness and Innovation in the Next Generation (SOARING) initiative. The session will also include applicant proposal and pitch training.
Who Should Attend? Anyone interested in the following should attend this informational briefing.
- learn about the OFRN and the Round 4 Opportunity Announcement
- gain contracting information
- receive proposal and pitch training
Attendance at this session is voluntary but highly encouraged.
How can I contact the organizer with any questions? – email firstname.lastname@example.org
Is there a fee for this event? – There is no fee to attend this event. We ask that you cancel your registration if you find that you cannot attend the event.
How can I get a copy of the OFRN Round 4 Opportunity Announcement? – An email announcement wil go out when the RFP is released. Download a copy from the Round 4 Opportunity Announcement site, or email email@example.com to receive a copy via email.
Do I have to attend the Proposers Day and Applicant Training if I want to submit a response to the Round 4 Opportunity Announcement? – Attendance at the OFRN Round 4 Proposers Day and Applicant Training is highly encouraged but not a requirement of the submission process.
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