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Chérie Smith, deputy PEO, “foot stomps” about the need for interoperability

For several years, the Combined Professional Associations Group has hosted the annual Defense Forum Breakfast and invited Team Orlando leadership to address industry attendees on what’s happening in each of their commands — staff changes, challenges, successes and expectations for the coming year. This year’s speakers included Chérie Smith, SES, deputy program executive officer for […]

March 14th, 2017|

NAWCTSD’s XO Hill: We cannot do anything by ourselves

June will mark one year since Captain Timothy Hill assumed the duties as executive officer of Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) and Naval Support Activity (NSA) Orlando.


Captain Hill - NAWCTSDHill grew up in the small town of Owensboro, Kentucky — a city he joked […]

March 14th, 2017|

Demonstration by Sandia National Laboratories helps to improves cyber training

Sandia National Laboratories (Sandia), a partner to Team Orlando, hosted a three-day demonstration of Sandia’s Information Design Assurance Red Team (IDART™) training capability on Jan. 31-Feb. 2. The goal of the demonstration was to determine whether Team Orlando could expand its relationship with Sandia to include IDART training for the services.


March 14th, 2017|

BRIDG sensor and imager fabrication lab opening soon

BRIDG will open its new state-of-the-art facility at the end of March. The 109,000-square-foot facility will be one of the most advanced fabrication labs in the world for sensors and imagers.

BRIDG Sensors fabrication lab ICAMR is the former name. The new BRIDG brand launched January 2017.

In this […]

March 14th, 2017|

Team Orlando participates in Orange Technical College STEM Expo

Continuing to reach out and partner with organizations all throughout the Central Florida region, Team Orlando participated in the Orange Technical College (OTC) STEM Expo on February 24, 2017.

The STEM Expo is an event where major simulation and hi-tech companies engage high school and middle school students from Orange County Public Schools (OCPS) […]

March 14th, 2017|

CO Etz: Continued growth expected for NAWCTSD

In January, NAWCTSD and NSA Orlando Commanding Officer, Captain Erik “Rock” Etz, briefed a packed house as part of the annual Combined Professional Associations Group Defense Forum Breakfast. He opened up right away by thanking the group for their work.

Captain Erik Etz NAWCTSD NAWCTSD Commanding Officer Captain […]

March 14th, 2017|

NCS to induct 2017 class of Modeling & Simulation Hall of Fame

The National Center for Simulation announced the 2017 class of the Modeling and Simulation Hall of Fame who will be recognized in a special ceremony planned for June 29 at the Orange County Convention Center — home of the Hall of Fame Wall of Honor. Those five individuals are:


March 14th, 2017|

Team Orlando cyber team visits Special Operations Forces

The Team Orlando cyber team made another visit to the Special Operations Forces new innovation laboratory located in Ybor City, Tampa. In one of the oldest buildings in Ybor City a flurry of activity is taking place to ensure that the Special Operation Forces maintain their decisive edge.

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March 14th, 2017|

VHA educational gaming product wins international competition

By Gerald Sonnenberg
EES Marketing and Communication

The Employee Education System’s (EES) Educational Gaming won the 2017 Serious Games and Virtual Environments Best in Show Award for its game-based learning product, Difficult Airway Algorithm and Rescue Cricothyrotomy, or DAARC. The award was presented Jan. 31 in the Developing Commercial Interest Large Company/Corporation category during the International […]

February 14th, 2017|

Team Orlando Cyber Team visits Kennedy Space Center

The Team Orlando cyber team took a short field trip to the Global Institute for Cybersecurity and Research (GICSR) at NASA/Kennedy Space Center Complex on Feb. 3. The visit focused on how the two parties can collaborate on cyber threat intelligence, information sharing, coordinated responses, and […]

February 14th, 2017|