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Jan '18

2018 Buy Indiana Expo

The 21st Annual Buy Indiana Expo, sponsored by Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane (NSWC Crane) and the Linton-Stockton Chamber of Commerce, will be held on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the French Lick Resort & Casino. The purpose of the Buy Indiana Expo is to offer companies unique opportunities to expand their business through contracts with government centers.  The Buy Indiana Expo helps connect interested companies with key contacts from NSWC Crane.  Workshops will also be conducted by NSWC Crane to educate vendors on the process of doing business with the federal government. This...

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21
Dec '17

SOCOM AT&L TE RFI

New RFI Special Notice: The purpose of this RFI is to solicit technology experimentation candidates from Research and Development (R&D) organizations, private industry, and academia for inclusion in future experimentation events coordinated by the U. S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM). USSOCOM invites industry, academia, individuals, and Government labs to submit technology experimentation nominations addressing innovative technologies leading to possible Government/Industry collaboration for development of USSOCOM technology capabilities. The intent is to provide participants with the opportunity to gain Special Operations Forces (SOF) insight/perspective on participant technologies. Download the complete RFI here: RFI_TE_18_2_(Final)

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19
Jul '17

NIDIA elects board leadership to implement roadmap for growth

Download a copy of this Release July 19, 2017 (Fort Wayne, IN) – The Northeast Indiana Defense Industry Association (NIDIA) today announced the election Alan Tio to serve as chairman of the organization, which works to grow the defense sector throughout a 20-county region. Tio has served in local, regional, and state level economic development roles in Northeast Indiana and recently joined Michael Kinder & Sons, Inc. as Economic Developer. “Alan is the right person at the right time for the Chairman of the Board position. NIDIA is ready to try new and innovative ideas to support our membership and...

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13
Jul '17

Job Fair at IPFW on August 2

Plan to attend or register your organization today for the IPFW Job Fair, hosted by Indiana Third District Congressman Jim Banks! This is a great opportunity for recruiting, networking, and learning more about businesses in our region. Whether you are a job seeker or an employer, plan now to attend. When: Wednesday, August 2nd from noon-3PM Where: IPFW International Ballroom, Fort Wayne View Event Flyer Please park in Garage P2 If you are a job seeker, you can: Meet employers who are hiring NOW Network with business owners and other job seekers Visit dozens of employers on the same day...

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21
Jun '17

TACOM Bus Trip Cancellation

NIDIA Members, The NIDIA bus trip to TACOM scheduled for Friday, June 23, 2017 is cancelled. We are looking into rescheduling this trip and will advise accordingly. Sorry for any inconvenience. Thanks, Joe Peters NIDIA Chairman

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19
May '17

Don’t forget to Register for the June 1 Working Luncheon

Greater NE Indiana Defense Industry Team Members, on behalf of the Lt Governor’s new Director of the Indiana Office for Defense Development, Danielle Chrysler and the Director of the National Center for Complex Operations, Major General Cliff Tooley (ret), I am welcoming you to a discussion about growing defense across Indiana, specifically for this discussion, NE Indiana. The event will be held at Greater Fort Wayne Inc. on the 1st of June in groups at the following times (please sign up for your applicable group below): 1000 – 1030: Social time / Coffee and Water 1030 – 1130: GFW Inc....

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10
May '17

PTAC Industry Day Registration

The Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) invites you to learn more about the world of government contracting and Indiana’s resources to support small business growth. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from contracting officers from both government and private industry on how to do business with their organizations. Organizations in attendance include: Rolls-Royce, Raytheon, AM General, Allison Transmission, Cummins, Inc., NSWC Crane, Indiana National Guard, Defense Logistics Agency, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Department of Homeland Security. FEATURED KEYNOTE SPEAKER Brian Peterson, Vice-President, Supply Management – AM General DISCOVER Hear from industry prime contractors as well as...

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04
May '17

Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch Appoints Danielle Chrysler as Director of the Indiana Office of Defense Development

OFFICE OF THE LT. GOVERNOR STATE HOUSE INDIANAPOLIS, INDIANA 46204-2797 Suzanne Crouch LT. GOVERNOR For Immediate Release May 2, 2017 Lt. Governor Crouch Appoints Danielle Chrysler as Director of the Indiana Office of Defense Development Lt. Governor Suzanne Crouch announced today that she has appointed Danielle Chrysler, an experienced Hoosier military professional and public servant, as Director of the Indiana Office of Defense Development (IODD). She has served the State of Indiana in several roles prior to this appointment. Chrysler served the Daniels/Skillman administration as Chief of Staff and Deputy Chief of Staff for former Lt. Governor Becky Skillman. In...

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15
Mar '17

AS 9100D:2016 Workshop

Event Details This workshop will provide you with a concise but detailed review of AS 9100D:2016, a technical specification for quality management systems in the aviation, space, and defense sectors. We will discuss the structure of the new standard, compare it to the previous version, and explain the new requirements. We will also talk about transitioning to the 2016 version, including timing requirements. There will also be time for questions and answers. Note: If you have a copy of the AS 9100D:2016 standard, bring it with you to the workshop. Participants are not provided a copy of the standard. When:...

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