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Military training systems commands collaborate to develop ‘cutting-edge’ solutions

The leaders of each of the Orlando-based military modeling and simulation commands formally reaffirmed their commitment to working together by signing an updated Team Orlando charter during the annual Training and Simulation Industry Symposium (TSIS) on June 14.

2020-01-02T22:20:28-05:00July 18th, 2017|Collaboration Successes|

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 […]

2020-01-02T22:20:30-05:00April 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 […]

2020-01-02T22:20:31-05:00March 14th, 2017|General News|

Proposed aviation integrated system provides critical feedback

Ever since the first aircraft was used in battle during the Italo-Turkish War in 1911, aerial superiority has played a decisive role in determining victory on the battlefield.

Since then, realistic training for combined arms has become increasingly important to achieving that success from the air.

By Rick Gregory, PEO STRI Strategic Communications Support Staff


2020-01-02T22:20:36-05:00December 14th, 2016|Immersive Training|

PEO STRI leadership change

Allyn, McFarland visit Orlando to officiate PEO STRI leadership change

By Rick Gregory, PEO STRI Strategic Communications Support Staff

Vice Chief of Staff of the Army Gen. Daniel B. Allyn, together with the Honorable Katrina McFarland, acting Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology) and Army Acquisition Executive, officiated a PEO STRI leadership change […]

2020-01-02T22:20:41-05:00July 14th, 2016|Events|

Getting to know Deputy PEO Chérie Smith

CherieSmith-PEOSTRIThe Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) announced Chérie Smith as its acting Deputy Program Executive Officer in March 2015. Now no longer “acting,” Smith holds a key leadership position in an office with more than 1,200 military personnel, government-civilian and service-support contractors […]

2020-01-02T22:20:47-05:00June 12th, 2016|Spotlights|

PEO STRI change of charter on June 16

PEO-STRI_Change-of-Charter-and-Retirement-Ceremony-Invitation-wGeneral Daniel B. Allyn, vice chief of staff of the Army, and the Honorable Katharina G. McFarland, Acting Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology), will attend next month’s Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation change of charter ceremony as the Program Executive […]

2020-01-02T22:20:47-05:00May 9th, 2016|Events|

PEO STRI activates joint medical MS&T office

Team-Orlando-PEOSTRI-Joint-Medical-MS&T-office Program Executive Officer for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation, Major General Jonathan A. Maddux (left), and Lieutenant Colonel (Promotable) Chris Todd (Photo by Doug Schaub)

On April 8, PEO STRI activated the Joint Project Management Office for Medical Modeling and Simulation (JPMO MMS) and established a provisional program […]

2020-01-02T22:20:48-05:00April 13th, 2016|General News, Medical|

PEO STRI’s new Chief of Staff addresses CPAG attendees

Team-Orlando-PEOSTRI-Col-Wallace-2-mCol. Gordon T. (Tim) Wallace, the new Chief of Staff at PEO STRI, was standing in for Chérie Smith, PEO STRI’s deputy, who was unable to attend this year’s Combined Professionals Association Group Defense Forum Breakfast in January due to a last minute conflict. […]

2020-01-02T22:20:51-05:00March 14th, 2016|Events|

PEO STRI’s Haggerty on the challenges and future of simulation and training

The Team Orlando 10-4 recently had a sit down with the Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) Project Manager for Instrumentation, Targets and Threat Simulators, Col. Richard Haggerty, to get his perspective on his new role and the challenges that his organization will face in 2016.


2020-01-02T22:20:55-05:00January 24th, 2016|Spotlights|