January 19, 2019

Mark Your Calendar for Cyber Summit

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A one-day Cyber Summit on Sept. 18 will feature speakers, exhibitors, and attendees from government, industry, and academia on cyber challenges and opportunities for national security.

Small Business Relevance Topic of Program

Small Business Relevance

Small Business Relevance to the Industrial Base will be the topic of a Patuxent Partnership event from 8 am to noon Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center at 44219 Airport Road in California, Md.

Deficit to Disaster? Learn More at TPP Event

New Leadership

Do bigger deficits mean disaster ahead? How long will it be before federal spending on interest payments exceeds the defense budget? Find out Sept. 6 when Dr. Dan Crippen speaks at a Patuxent Partnership program at St. Mary’s College of Maryland.

New DoD Acquisition Shortcuts Open to Pax Contractors

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The Air Force’s former director of F-35 development at a Patuxent Partnership briefing tells Pax River contractors about new and existing authorities to cut through traditional, lengthy acquisition processes.

Forum’s Focus Is So. Md. Transportation Issues

Transportation Issues

The success of businesses in St. Mary’s County has led to population growth, but all that success has translated to transportation issues on the region’s roads. Come to a forum Aug. 29, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Patuxent Naval Air Museum in Lexington. The forum is being publicized with help from The Patuxent Partnership. 

Building for Innovation at SM Airport

Building for Innovation at SM Airport

A briefing, Building for Innovation at the St. Mary’s County Regional Airport, will be held Aug. 22 at the airport in California, Md., with presentations from the St. Mary’s County Department of Economic Development, S. Hunt Aero, Southern Maryland Higher Education Center, and the University of Maryland.

Geurts to Speak on Small Business Relevance

Small Business Relevance

James “Hondo” Geurts will speak on Small Business Relevance to the Industrial Base at an event from 8 am to noon Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2018, at the Southern Maryland Higher Education Center, located at 44219 Airport Road in California, Md. The event is being publicized by The Patuxent Partnership. 

Crippen to Speak on Federal Budget, Deficit

Federal Budget

Learn from an expert about the federal budget and implications of long deficits. Through a partnership with the Center for the Study of Democracy at St. Mary’s College of Maryland, Dr. Dan Crippen, former director of the Congressional Budget Office, will speak Thursday, Sept. 6, at the college.

Entrepreneur Training for Vets Slated

Entrepreneur Training for Vets

Project Opportunity – Entrepreneur Training for Vets will hold an orientation session Monday, Aug. 27, in La Plata. The Patuxent Partnership is helping to publicize the event.

Protecting the Pax Mission and Preserving the Land

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What might seem like an unusual partnership is preserving the rural character of the Chesapeake Bay watershed in Southern Maryland while cementing the region’s position as a hub for Navy technology research, development, and test.