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Announcements

Contractor Cyber Security: Heating Up but a bit Simplified

The Department of Defense has unveiled plans for contractor cybersecurity standards that are scheduled to be implemented by January 2020. The new standards will have a five-level system, and they will combine guidance currently in place from the National Institute of Standards and Technology with new input from the private sector and academia. The standards are known […]

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DOE ANNOUNCES $36 MILLION FOR HIGH-TEMPERATURE MATERIALS PROJECTS

ARPA-E Projects to Develop New Technologies for High Performance Heat Exchangers, Components WASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Department of Energy has announced $36 million in awards for 18 projects as part of the High Intensity Thermal Exchange through Materials and Manufacturing Processes (HITEMMP) program, as well as the final OPEN+ Cohort, High Temperature Devices. These project […]

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DLA Aviation Commander to Keynote at SOARS Summit (Raleigh, August 12-13), Registration Open

EVENT WEBSITE: http://www.ncmbc.us/2019aerospace/  The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to announce the 2019 Southeastern Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit on August 12-13 in Raleigh, North Carolina.    WHEN. August 12 (Pre-Summit Activities) and August 13 (Summit), 2019   WHERE. North Carolina […]

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NC DIDI CHARLOTTE REGION DEFENSE INDUSTRY  RECRUITMENT EVENT

 NC DIDI CHARLOTTE REGION DEFENSE INDUSTRY  RECRUITMENT EVENT Raleigh, NC July 9, 2019th– The North Carolina Defense Industry Diversification Initiative (NC DIDI) will host a recruiting and outreach event entitled the “Charlotte Regional Defense Contractor Aviation & Cyber Recruitment Event”  on July 30th, 2019.  With the launch of the their newly minted program, the Universal Production […]

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8(a) Business Development & Recruitment Summit

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Contracting Command, Fort Bragg 4th Quarter Forecast (Aug 6, Fayetteville)

THREE EVENTS – ONE DAY, ONE LOCATION: 1) DEFENSE & ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TRADE SHOW. 2) FORT BRAGG BUSINESS OUTREACH EVENT 3) MISSION & INSTALLATION CONTRACTING COMMAND – FORT BRAGG FOURTH QUARTER FORECAST (AUG 6, FAYETTEVILLE)   United States Senator Richard Burr, United States Senator Thom Tillis, the North Carolina Military Business Center and Fayetteville Technical […]

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NCMBC Position: Federal Business Development (Raleigh)

The North Carolina Military Business Center is looking to fill the position of Federal Business Development Specialist in the Raleigh-Durham region.   DUTIES.  Works as a staff member of the Business Development Team within the North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC).  Identifies military business opportunities from assigned federal buying offices worldwide and/or within assigned industry […]

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Register Today – SE Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit (Raleigh, August 12-13), Registration Open

REGISTRATION IS NOW AVAILABLE The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to announce the 2019 Southeastern Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit on August 12-13 in Raleigh, North Carolina.    WHEN. August 12 (Pre-Summit Activities) and August 13 (Summit), 2019   WHERE. North […]

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News Release: Federal Government Achieves Small Business Contracting Goal for Sixth Consecutive Year with Record-Breaking $120 Billion to Small Business

Federal Government Achieves Small Business Contracting Goal for Sixth Consecutive Year with Record-Breaking $120 Billion to Small Businesses Eight Federal Agencies Receive A+ Rating on FY2018 Small Business Federal Procurement Scorecard WASHINGTON – Today, the U.S. Small Business Administration announced that the federal government exceeded its small business federal contracting goal for the sixth consecutive […]

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SBA Issues Proposed Rule Changing Receipts Calculation to 5 Years, Implementing Small Business Runway Extension Act.

On June 24, 2019, the Small Business Administration (SBA) published its long-awaited proposed rule changing the period of measurement for a receipts-based size calculation from three years to five years. This change was prompted by the Small Business Runway Extension Act (the Runway Act), which became law on December 17, 2018.  SBA was slow to […]

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Military Health System (MHS) Vendor Day: Tactical First Responder Focus (September 11, 2019, Frederick, MD)

Date: September 11, 2019 (10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.) Location: Defense Medical Logistics Center (DMLC) 693 Neiman Street Rooms 1E-200 & 1E-212 Frederick, MD 21702 Register for this Event Vendor Day is a cooperative venture by the military service medical logistics agencies located on Fort Detrick in Frederick, MD. The agencies involved are: Defense Health […]

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Register Today – SE Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit (Raleigh, August 12-13), Registration Open

The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to announce the 2019 Southeastern Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit on August 12-13 in Raleigh, North Carolina.    WHEN. August 12 (Pre-Summit Activities) and August 13 (Summit), 2019   WHERE. North Carolina State University McKimmon […]

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Fort Bragg Multiple-Award Task Order Contracts for Horizontal, A/E (June 26/27)

FORT BRAGG MULTIPLE-AWARD TASK ORDER CONTRACTS INDUSTRY DAY: HORIZONTAL AND ARCHITECT/ENGINEERING The Mission and Installation Contracting Command Center Fort Bragg and the Fort Bragg Directorate of Public Works will conduct industry days for two multiple-award task order contracts (MATOC) on consecutive days at Fayetteville Technical Community College Spring Lake Campus.     WHEN.  June 26, 2019: […]

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Register Today: Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

MEDICAL, BIOMEDICAL AND BIODEFENSE: SUPPORT TO THE WARFIGHTER SYMPOSIUM SESSIONS Defense and Military Medical Requirements: Research, Development, and Acquisition Processes. Panel presenters will provide overviews of the Defense Health Program (DHP) and the overall military medical research and development enterprise. They will describe the roles and relationships of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for […]

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Military Innovation Operational Forum; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT: Military Innovation Operational Forum (MIO-Forum) This panel is the launch of the Military Innovation Operational Forum (MIO-Forum). The MIO-Forum will conduct semi-annual “Think Tank” sessions for military medical professionals to announce operational requirements to the public, and semi-annual “Pitch Tank” sessions for selected businesses to present projects and technologies in response to MIO-Forum announced […]

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DoD/VA Prime Vendor Teaming/Acquisition Processes; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT Acquisition and Teaming Processes: Department of Defense and Department of Veterans Affairs Prime Vendors   Prime vendors to the Department of Defense (including Defense Logistics Agency), Department of Veterans Affairs and Department of Health and Human Services will provide remarks on experiences and realities of doing business with the government agencies. They will discuss the agencies […]

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ANNOUNCEMENT: NCDBA SUMMER GOLF TOURNAMENT IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE 18TH ANNUAL NORTH CAROLINA DEFENSE AND ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT TRADE SHOW

The North Carolina Defense Business Association (NCDBA) in conjunction with the Fayetteville Technical Community College and North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC) 18th Annual North Carolina Defense and Economic Development Trade Show proudly presents the  NCDBA Summer Golf Tournament     Open to members, nonmembers and the general public.    Watch last year’s Tournament video: https://vimeo.com/318291501   Anderson Creek Club 125 […]

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Defense R&D Funding and Support Mechanisms; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT Defense Research and Development Funding and Support Mechanisms Panel presenters will provide insights on federal mechanisms to engage the extramural community in sponsored research and development activities. They will cover common solicitation and funding processes for agency-specific R&D programs, including Broad Agency Announcements (BAAs) and the Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) and Small Business […]

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Military Medical Facilities/Operational Medical Command Requirements/Acquisition Processes ; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT Requirements and Acquisition Processes: Military Medical Facilities and Operational Medical Commands   Panel presenters will identify requirements of military hospitals, clinics and operational medical commands (conventional forces) in North Carolina for medical products and services, including research and development, supplies, equipment, devices, pharmaceuticals, training, IT and staff augmentation. They will also outline the […]

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Fort Bragg & Camp Lejeune Medical Center Treatment Facility Operations and Issues ; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT North Carolina Military Treatment Facility Operations, Issues and Defense Health Agency Transition Update   Commanders from Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune and Womack Army Medical Center (Fort Bragg) will provide remarks on operations, issues and an update on the Defense Health Agency transition at each facility.   Captain Jeffrey Timby, Commander, Naval Medical […]

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Veterans Affairs Requirements/Acquisition; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

EVENT WEBSITE. For additional information, visit: http://www.ncmbc.us/2019mbb/ SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT Requirements and Acquisition Processes: Department of Veterans Affairs and North Carolina Veterans Affairs Facilities   Panel presenters will identify requirements of VA medical centers and clinics in the region for medical products and services, including research and development, supplies, equipment, devices, pharmaceuticals, training, IT and staff […]

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Military Innovation Operational Forum; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT Military Innovation Operational Forum (MIO-Forum)   This panel is the launch of the Military Innovation Operational Forum (MIO-Forum). The MIO-Forum will conduct semi-annual “Think Tank” sessions for military medical professionals to announce operational requirements to the public, and semi-annual “Pitch Tank” sessions for selected businesses to present projects and technologies in response to […]

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R&D, Acquisition Processes for Defense Requirements; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

HOSTED BY     REGISTER AT: http://www.ncmbc.us/2019mbb/    SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT Defense and Military Medical Requirements: Research, Development, and Acquisition Processes   Panel presenters will provide overviews of the Defense Health Program (DHP) and the overall military medical research and development enterprise. They will describe the roles and relationships of the Office of the Assistant Secretary of […]

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Keynote: MG Daniel Dire; Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

KEYNOTE ANNOUNCEMENT: MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL J. DIRE DEPUTY SURGEON GENERAL FOR MOBILIZATION, READINESS AND ARMY RESERVE AFFAIRS   MAJOR GENERAL DANIEL J. DIRE DEPUTY SURGEON GENERAL FOR MOBILIZATION, READINESS AND ARMY RESERVE AFFAIRS Biography     The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis, the North Carolina Military Business […]

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Planning and Writing Winning Proposals

Planning and Writing Winning Proposals Do you have big goals for your community? Maybe you want to provide art education to underprivileged youth? Protect local wildlife? Improve financial literacy? or maybe NIH or NSF grants. We can help you get there. Learn to find funders who share your ideas, plan logical programs, and win the […]

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OWENS & MINOR ONE-ON-ONE MEETINGS

MEDICAL, BIOMEDICAL AND BIODEFENSE: SUPPORT TO THE WARFIGHTER SYMPOSIUM – OWENS & MINOR ONE-ON-ONE MEETINGS HOSTED BY       The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis, the North Carolina Military Business Center, the North Carolina Biotechnology Center and the UNC System are pleased to host the Medical, Biomedical […]

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Society of American Military Engineers (SAME) – Hampton Roads, VA – Jefferson Lab

Jefferson Lab Tour Wednesday, May 15, 2019 10:00 AM 12000 Jefferson Ave, Newport News, VA 23606 Join SAME Hampton Roads for a site tour of the facilities at Jefferson Lab.  Attendees will get to tour the facilities that are used to carry out research, 24 hours a day, seven days a week, to include tours […]

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16th Annual DoD/VA & Government Health IT Summit (May 8-9, 2019 – Alexandra, VA)

May 8-9, 2019 | Mary M. Gates Learning Center, Alexandria, VA This year’s theme is “Modernizing Connected Health IT for Military & Government.” The event will feature sessions on the current technological advancements that are being implemented across the DoD, VA, and Federal Government to further enable health IT innovations. * Small Business: DSI Strives to create […]

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FTCC’s Wells Fargo 2019 Small Business Summit

Topic: Managing a Business Join business leaders and entrepreneurs from the Sandhills Region to kick-off National Small Business Week. Successful CEO’s, such as Brian Hamilton and Dr. James Lyons, will share how they built companies that lead their industries. Learn from John Formica, a former Disney executive, how Disney put the “magic” in the Magic […]

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Industry Day 2019 – Doing Business with the U. S. Coast Guard, Aviation Logistics Center (ALC) in Elizabeth City, NC (June 13, 2019)

Date: June 13, 2019 Registration Time: 11:45 am – 12:45 pm Event Start Time: 12:50 pm Event End Time: 3:45 pm Location: K. E. White Graduate Center, Elizabeth City State University (off campus site) Address: 1704 Weeksville Road Elizabeth City, NC 27909 About the Event: The ALC will be hosting its fourth “Doing Business with […]

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY: LISTING OF VENDOR OUTREACH EVENTS FOR 2019

The Department of Homeland Security has posted a listing of “VENDOR OUTREACH SESSIONS (VOS) through September 2019.  Please monitor upcoming detailed information at https://www.dhs.gov/small-business-vendor-outreach-sessions. ——————————————————————————- *DHS Vendor Outreach Sessions with Small Business Specialists and Prime Contractors. Note: This session is reserved for HUBZONE companies only. Thursday, May 23, 2019 9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. 90 […]

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DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY: Small Business Vendor Outreach (Washington, D.C. – May 23, 2019)

Sponsored by the Office of Small and Disadvantaged Business Utilization, Vendor Outreach Sessions (VOS’s) are a series of pre-arranged 15-minute appointments with Small Business Specialists from DHS components, plus several prime contractors who currently have contracts with DHS. These sessions provide the small business community opportunities to discuss their capabilities and to learn more about […]

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Federal/Defense Textile Summit Sessions You Don’t Want to Miss (Hickory, NC – April 23-24, 2019)

FEDERAL AND DEFENSE TEXTILE SUMMIT SESSIONS YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS!   The Offices of Senator Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to host the Southeast Region Federal and Defense Textile (FeDTex) Summit in April 23-24, 2019 in Hickory, North Carolina.    For full event information or […]

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Exhibits Available at Federal/Defense Textile Summit (Hickory, NC – April 23-24, 2019)

The Offices of Senator Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to host the Southeast Region Federal and Defense Textile (FeDTex) Summit in April 23-24, 2019 in Hickory, North Carolina.    WHEN. April 23 (pre-Summit activities) – April 24 (Summit day), 2019   WHERE. Hickory Metro Convention Center 1960 13th […]

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Camp Lejeune SB Outreach Event (Jacksonville, May 22), Registration Open

CAMP LEJEUNE SMALL BUSINESS OUTREACH EVENT: RESTORATION AND SUSTAINMENT AFTER THE STORM – THE MISSION CONTINUES   Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC), Marine Corps Installations East (MCIEAST), Marine Forces Special Operations Command (MARSOC), Naval Medical Center Camp Lejeune (NMCCL)   Learn about small business mentor protege program and legislative updates from the North Carolina Military […]

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2019 SOUTHEASTERN OPPORTUNITIES IN AEROSPACE REGIONAL SUMMIT (AUG 12-13, 2019)

JOIN THE CONVERSATION #SOARS The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to announce the 2019 Southeastern Opportunities in Aerospace Regional Summit (SOARS), previously the Southeast Region Aerospace Supplies and Services Summit, on August 12-13 in Raleigh, North Carolina.  WHY […]

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Keynote Announcement: Director, Clothing & Textiles, Defense Logistics Agency (Hickory, NC – April 23-24, 2019)

  COLONEL MELVIN E. MAXWELL JR. DIRECTOR, CLOTHING AND TEXTILES DEFENSE LOGISTICS AGENCY TROOP SUPPORT     BIOGRAPHY   The Offices of Senator Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to host the Southeast Region Federal and Defense Textile (FeDTex) Summit in April 23-24, 2019 in Hickory, North […]

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North Carolina MILCON Program & National Emergency Declaration

Based on the below guidance and supportive documentation, anticipated North Carolina MILCON projects that may be impacted by the national emergency declaration include: Ambulatory Care Center Addition/Alteration – January 2020, Camp Lejeune 2nd Radio BN Complex, Phase 2 (INC) – April 2020, Camp Lejeune KC-46A ADAL for Alt Mission Storage – April 2020, Seymour Johnson […]

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Acquisition and Supply Chain Opportunities: Clothing, Uniforms, Footwear and Accessories Session at FedTex (Hickory, NC – April 23-24, 2019)

SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT – Acquisition and Supply Chain Opportunities: Clothing, Uniforms, Footwear and Accessories Session at FedTex (Hickory, NC – April 23-24, 2019) The Offices of Senator Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to host the Southeast Region Federal and Defense Textile (FeDTex) Summit in April 23-24, 2019 […]

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MILCON Projects & President Trump’s National Emergency Declaration

Department of Defense Fact Sheet on Section 2808 Funding Pool  On February 15, 2019, President Donald J. Trump declared a national emergency that requires the use of the armed forces and authorized the use of title 10, U.S. Code, section 2808.  Determining Requirements  To make decisions about the use of military construction funds, the Joint Staff […]

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FY2020 MILITARY CONSTRUCTION PROGRAM INCREASES TO $465 MILLION FOR NORTH CAROLINA (THIRD HIGHEST IN THE NATION)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FAYETTEVILLE (MAR 18, 2019) – The President’s Budget proposal for FY2020 includes $464.9 million in Department of Defense major military construction at installations in North Carolina.  This budget would fund projects at the following bases, in the amounts indicated:  Fort Bragg: $12.5 million  Camp Lejeune: $229.0 million MCAS Cherry Point: $114.6 million MCAS New River: $11.3 million US […]

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SAME Grand Slam Industry Day

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Planned Future Requirements: Uniform and Product Development, Design and Standardization Initiatives Session at FedTex (Hickory, NC – April 23-24, 2019)

The Offices of Senator Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to host the Southeast Region Federal and Defense Textile (FeDTex) Summit in April 23-24, 2019 in Hickory, North Carolina.    WHEN. April 23 (pre-Summit activities) – April 24 (Summit day), 2019   WHERE. Hickory Metro Convention Center 1960 13th […]

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Owens & Minor (DLA Prime Vendor) to meet with businesses at Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium (June 11-12, Chapel Hill)

HOSTED BY       The Offices of United States Senator Richard Burr and United States Senator Thom Tillis, the North Carolina Military Business Center, the North Carolina Biotechnology Center and the UNC System are pleased to host the Medical, Biomedical & Biodefense: Support to the Warfighter Symposium on June 12 in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.  […]

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SAVE THE DATE – INDUSTRY SPECIFIC EVENTS

  April 9-11, 2019 (Hickory/Conover, NC) and November 12-14, 2019 (Spring Lake, NC): Defense Contractor Academy. The Defense Contractor Academy will offer an intermediate-level of instruction and a certificate of completion to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their business portfolios. Website: http://www.ncmbc.us/defense-contractor-academy-apr-9-11-hickory-nov-12-14-spring-lake/. REGISTRATION IS OPEN. […]

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The Future of Military Textile Technologies: The Military Perspective

The Offices of Senator Richard Burr and Thom Tillis and the North Carolina Military Business Center are pleased to host the Southeast Region Federal and Defense Textile (FeDTex) Summit in April 23-24, 2019 in Hickory, North Carolina.    WHEN. April 23 (pre-Summit activities) – April 24 (Summit day), 2019   WHERE. Hickory Metro Convention Center 1960 13th […]

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Congratulations Advanced Hydrogen Technologies Corporation (AHTC), Morganton, NC

Congratulations Advanced Hydrogen Technologies Corporation (AHTC), Morganton, NC Last month we congratulated Advanced Hydrogen Technologies Corporation for winning Phase I ($4000) in the Army’s xTechSearch Competition with its novel technology,  “Non-Explosive Welding” (NEXW). AHTC was just notified that they have won Phase II ($10,000). AHTC is also invited to attend the Association of the United States […]

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Congratulations to NuSpot Technologies Team

Congratulations to Rick Hudson, CEO, and the NuSpot Technologies Team:  NuSpot Technologies, LLC announced receipt of a prestigious Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) Phase II ($1.5M) grant by the Defense Advanced Projects Research Agency (DARPA).  This multi-year award will support continued development of a solid-state, monolithic device for generating a superresolved -or subwavelength- spot of electromagnetic radiation.  Dr. Paolo Batoni, NuSpot’s Chief […]

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Defense Contractor Academy (Hickory, April 9-11)

The Defense Contractor Academy hosted by the North Carolina Military Business Center, Industrial Expansion Solutions at NC State University, Catawba Valley Community College and Fayetteville Technical Community College, will offer an intermediate-level of instruction and a certificate of completion to existing, small business defense contractors to provide the tools needed to grow the federal portion of their […]

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NCMBC 2019 MISSION REVIEW REPORT NOW AVAILABLE

The North Carolina Military Business Center’s 2019 Mission Review Report is now available online: download report.

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