About DRG1000

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far DRG1000 has created 555 blog entries.

Participate or attend the next Industry Capability Day on July 12

Have you exhibited or been to one of the Team Orlando Industry Capability Days presented by National Center for Simulation? These come-and-go style events feature up to 14 exhibitors and are held multiple times per year – usually quarterly. They are the perfect opportunity for businesses and […]

May 31st, 2017|Events|

OCPS’ Golfview Elementary welcomes visitors from Team Orlando

OnOCPS Golfview STEAM visit May 11, 2017 a group of six teachers from Orange County Public Schools (OCPS), along with Hank Okraski, chairman of the National Center for Simulation (NCS) education and workforce development committee and member of the OCPS community action team, and Dr. Neal Finkelstein, […]

May 31st, 2017|Collaboration Successes, Education and Training|

Believe the unbelievable: Exercise NORTHERN EDGE 17 enhances interoperability with LVC training

By Tech. Sgt. Steven R. Doty, 354 Fighter Wing Public Affairs / Published May 04, 2017, DVIDS reprint

Live, Virtual, and Constructive training is revolutionizing the way the military conducts training operations. More importantly, it’s changing the way the Department of Defense jointly develops, prepares and engages enemy forces during real-world contingencies in the […]

May 31st, 2017|Collaboration Successes, Education and Training|

Colonel Robert H. Epstein, new AFAMS commander, set for ‘Readiness Thru LVC’

Special submission from AFAMS

Following the traditional military ritual of accepting the organization’s flag as a symbol of its members’ loyalty and trust during the assumption of command ceremony, Colonel Robert H. Epstein became the 10th commander of the Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS). The ceremony, which dates back to the 18th […]

May 18th, 2017|Events|

NAWC & FLETC collaborate, win interagency partnership award

Personnel from the AIR Rapid Design, Development and Fabrication Laboratory and the Department of Homeland Security Florida Law Enforcement Training Center were recently recognized with a 2017 Federal Laboratory Consortium (FLC) for Technology Transfer’s Interagency Partnership Award for their work together on highly immersive, mixed reality training technologies including the NAWCTSD Scenario Planning and […]

UCF to provide cybertraining, research support for U.S. Army

By Barbara Abney, UCF Today

The U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence will look to the University of Central Florida for training and research support as a result of a new memorandum of understanding.

UCF is internationally recognized for its strengths in modeling and simulation, and a specific […]

May 17th, 2017|Collaboration Successes, Cyber Security|

Saint Leo University leadership visits Team Orlando

By Neal Finkelstein, Ph.D., Chief Engineer, ARL-Orlando

On May 4, 2017, the leadership team of Saint Leo University visited Team Orlando for an exchange of information. Located between Lakeland and Tampa, Florida, Saint Leo now serves more than 16,000 students from 49 states and 86 countries. Dr. Bill Lennox, president of Saint Leo, gave […]

May 17th, 2017|General News|

Site Selectors Guild honors Team Orlando board member Casey Barnes with national award

By Amanda Roche, Orlando Economic Partnership

The Site Selectors Guild (SSG), the world’s largest group of senior site location advisors, honored Casey Barnes of the Orlando Economic Partnership with the 2017 Excellence in Economic Development Award at its annual conference in March.

Congratulations to Casey Barnes (left) on his […]

May 17th, 2017|Awards and Recognition|

MOUT town mayhem: Marines practice life-saving skills during Squad Overmatch

By Lance Cpl. Gloria Lepko, II Marine Expeditionary Force

Marines from Fox Company, 2nd Battalion, 8th Marine Regiment responded to simulated combat-related emergencies during a Squad Overmatch course at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina, May 1-4. The course integrates instruction in the classroom and virtual and live environments aimed at improving combat effectiveness. By building psychological resiliency, […]

May 17th, 2017|Immersive Training|

PEO STRI, Team Orlando community mourns loss of two leaders

PEO STRI and the Team Orlando community was saddened to hear the news of the loss of two of its former leaders: MG Francisco Espaillat (left) and MG (Ret) John John Michitsch.

The Program Executive Office, Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) family, comprising current and former […]

April 18th, 2017|General News|