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I/ITSEC: Great platform for sharing technologies, collaborating

As Team Orlando kicked off 2017, the Services were still basking in the opportunities and achievements that came with the 2016 Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference (I/ITSEC), the world’s largest convention that focuses on training systems, education, and simulation technologies. I/ITSEC celebrated its 50-year anniversary, while the year also commemorated the 75th anniversary of […]

February 14th, 2017|General News|

M&S training for SCPS, OCPS teachers planned for June

The National Center for Simulation (NCS), in partnership with Seminole County Public Schools (SCPS), Orange County Public Schools (OCPS), and AEgis Corporation, will hold a hands-on, three-day modeling and simulation (M&S) training course for educators on June 6-7 in Orlando.

“We are very excited about this course developed […]

February 13th, 2017|Education and Training|

Be a Part of the PEO STRI All Saints Ball

Join colleagues and friends for the 2017 PEO STRI All Saints Ball and celebrate PEO STRI personnel accomplishments, and recognize the history and contributions of each U.S. Army Branch. The ball is on Feb. 11 at 5:30 pm at the Westin Lake Mary, and military members, government employees, support contractors, and industry members are all […]

January 19th, 2017|Awards and Recognition|

Army Research Laboratory: The road to 25

Special submission from ARL

In October 2017, the United States Army Research Laboratory will commemorate a 25-year anniversary of collaboration and innovation resulting in world-changing contributions of science, technology and analysis to the Department of the Army.

To commemorate a quarter-century of scientific achievement and collaboration, ARL is […]

January 18th, 2017|Awards and Recognition|

Mark your calendar for March 9 Industry Capability Day

The National Center for Simulation, on behalf of Team Orlando, scheduled the next Industry Capability Day for March 9 from 8 am to 1 pm in Partnership 3, Room 321 A/B. Space is limited, so interested organizations should review guidelines and submit their application at their […]

January 18th, 2017|Events|

Team Orlando Collaboration Award welcomes entries for 2017 recognition

After a great response to last year’s introduction of the Team Orlando Collaboration Award, 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 greatness for collaboration […]

January 18th, 2017|Awards and Recognition|

Virtual maintenance trainer plays critical role for Lakota Helicopter airborne

By Rick Gregory, PEO STRI Strategic Communications Support Staff

There’s a saying in the aircraft maintenance world that “You can teach a monkey to fly an aircraft, but not to fix it!”

When it comes to maintenance on the Army’s latest light utility helicopter, the $8.56 million UH-72A Lakota, the Army isn’t monkeying around in ensuring that […]

January 18th, 2017|Education and Training|

FLETC holds Building 912 ribbon cutting

The Federal Law Enforcement Training Centers (FLETC) in Glynco, Georgia, held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to celebrate the official opening of the new Building 9/12 Multi-Purpose Conference Center in December.

The FLETC 912 Team, leadership, and a representative from the Johnson McAdams Firm cut the ribbon […]

January 18th, 2017|Events|

Otronicon celebrates technology; promotes STEM

Otronicon, presented by the Orlando Science Center, is an annual conference that brings together the entertaining world of consumer video games with a behind-the-scenes view of the art, technology and science that form the foundation and the future of both the video game and simulation industries.

PM […]

January 18th, 2017|Education and Training, Medical, Mobile Learning, Serious Gaming|

Hagerty High School modeling and simulation labs a model for experiential learning

Hagerty High School in Oviedo, Florida, with the support of the modeling and simulation industry, is leading the educational front on the development and expansion of their modeling and simulation (M&S) laboratories for secondary public schools. The goal is to engage, educate and motivate students to pursue high level STEM careers in modeling and […]

January 18th, 2017|Education and Training|