ONR’s directorates balance a robust science and technology (S&T) portfolio, allocating funds to meet the warfighter's requirements.
Chief of Naval Operations to Offer Keynote
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan Greenert will open the Naval Future Force Science and Technology EXPO on Feb. 4.
He joins Alan Shaffer, principal deputy assisant secretary of defense for research and engineering; Dennis McGinn, assistant secretary of the Navy for energy, installations and environment; Titanic discoverer Bob Ballard; a Nobel Prize-winning physicist and a growing lineup of featured speakers for the two-day event in Washington, D.C.
Sponsored by ONR, the EXPO will give attendees the opportunity to interact with defense leaders who will discuss the status of key programs and new research opportunities. The EXPO also will feature as many as 100 exhibits from industry, academia and government.
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ONR Hits the Road
Interservice /Industry Training, Simulation and Education Conference, or I/ITSEC (Details)
Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Fla.
Dec. 1-5, 2014
American Geophysical Union Fall Meeting (Detail)
The Moscone Center, San Francisco, Calif.
Dec. 15-19, 2014
Naval Science & Technology Future Force EXPO (Details)
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, D.C.
Feb. 4-5, 2015
Agile Bloodhound: Logistics on Demand
At left, a prototype tactical vehicle provides on-the-move networking capabilities to Marines during the Office of Naval Research's fourth annual Agile Bloodhound demonstration, held Oct. 15-16 at Marine Corps Base Hawaii.
During the two-day demonstration, Marines showed how the use of advanced technolgies, including handheld devices and automation software, could speed delivery of critical supplies to the front lines and even help planners determine when and where items will be needed ahead of time.
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