SESSION ANNOUNCEMENT- UNMANNED AERIAL SYSTEMS: POLICY, LEGISLATION, MANUFACTURING, OPERATIONS, TRAINING AND MAINTENANCE
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 2018 Southeast Region Aerospace Supply and Services Summit on August 15-16 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
WHEN. August 15-16, 2018
WHERE. Benton Convention Center, 301 West 5th Street, Winston-Salem, NC 27101
PROGRAM. The Southeast Region Aerospace Supply and Services Summit is a business development and teaming event focused on highlighting aerospace challenges and demands, presenting opportunities and showcasing regional capabilities to provide solutions to the challenges and demands. The NCMBC goal is to facilitate the connections that will optimize the success of aerospace programs, businesses and organizations. The intent is to develop and grow strong relationships among military, industry, government, commercial, public-private partnerships and other aerospace-related organizations to fuel vibrant aerospace industry growth in the southeast region.
The theme of the Summit is “becoming an approved (and preferred) provider” to DoD, government, commercial and private aerospace organizations and companies. The Summit will showcase companies within the southeast region engaged in manufacturing, logistics, research and development and other aerospace-related activities and will connect suppliers and service providers with national aerospace primes, first-tier subs and both military and civilian aerospace customers. The Summit program is functionally organized and will feature sessions focused on supplying and providing services to the aerospace industry.
Unmanned Aerial Systems: Policy, Legislation, Manufacturing, Operations, Training and Maintenance. This panel session will focus on military and civilian UAS platforms development, manufacturing, training, operations, maintenance and sustainment challenges and opportunities. The panel will specifically highlight military requirements, operations and challenges, public policy issues surrounding UAS and the opportunity to develop a comprehensive industry cluster for research, development, production, fielding, operation and maintenance of unmanned aerial systems.
The North Carolina Military Business Center (NCMBC) is a business development organization and a collaborative effort between North Carolina businesses and the North Carolina Community College System. Created by the North Carolina General Assembly and opened in 2005, the NCMBC operates from offices at ten community colleges across the state, under the supervision of Fayetteville Technical Community College.
The NC Military Business Center, the NC Community College System, and the State of North Carolina do not officially endorse events. These items are posted strictly for the information and convenience of NCMBC customers.