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DEFTECH Coffee Calls – October is Cybersecurity Awareness Month

October 21, 2022 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Join us this Friday, Oct 21, 2022, @ 0900-1000 ET for another DEFTECH Coffee Call  

(TEAMS Link Below)

Topic: US Army XTech Program: Innovation in Science & Technology

Guest Speaker: Dr. Amy D’Agostino is a human factors and organizational psychologist. She completed her doctorate at the University of Connecticut in 2009. She worked as a researcher for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission from 2009-2021. In addition to her research, she also designed and implemented the NRC’s innovation program. In 2021, Amy took the job with the Army Research Lab as the manager of the Army’s xTech Program to further her work around science and technology innovation.

Show up early at 0800 for the DEFTECH Early Bird or at the 0830 Opps Update to join the DEFTECH Team as we review current federal technology opportunities.

*Note: The link is the same as the Coffee Call.*

**Note: If you have a topic that you would like to present or recommend, please let us know at deftech@ncmbc.us**

Additional Links:

U.S. Army xTech Program


xTechSearch – United States Army

xTechSearch is a competition sponsored by the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (ASA(ALT)), targeting small businesses to uncover novel dual-use science and technology solutions to tackle the Army’s most critical modernization challenges. xTechSearch is an open topic call executed twice per calendar year accepting white paper submissions in the Spring and Fall.



Submissions for xTechSearch 7 are now open.

Open Until: October 31, 2022 5:00PM EDT

Challenge Topic:Open-Topic; Army Modernization

The Army’s Vision and Strategy | The United States Army


Connection Instructions:

DEFTECH Coffee Call 2022

Microsoft Teams meeting

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+1 980-296-2533,,321842980#  United States, Charlotte

Phone Conference ID: 321 842 980#


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