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West Point cadets tour ARL-Orlando, learn about Team Orlando

Special submission by Michelle Milliner, ARL-Orlando PAO, and Dr. Kristy Murray, Team Orlando STEM Advocate

West Point cadets visited the Army Research Lab Orlando where Col. Harold Buhl introduced the hierarchy of Research and Development Command and the Acquisition pathways. Photo credit: ARL-Orlando

While attending the 2017 Symposium […]

April 18th, 2017|General News, STEM|

We want to hear about your joint projects and programs

After a great response to last year’s introduction of the Team Orlando Collaboration Award, recognizing joint work, we are very excited to see what 2017 will bring!

The Collaboration Award is given to a project or program that demonstrates the core mission of Team Orlando, and exemplifies a […]

April 18th, 2017|Collaboration Successes|

EDC gets name change, now Orlando Economic Partnership

The Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission, a Team Orlando member and strong advocate for the modeling, simulation and training industry, has a new name — the Orlando Economic Partnership. The name for the new integrated entity, which resulted in the merger of the Central Florida Partnership and […]

April 18th, 2017|General News|

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|General News|

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|Spotlights|

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|Cyber Security|

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|General News|

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|STEM|

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|Events|

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|General News|