The Patuxent Partnership and the Patuxent River Squadron #18 of the Association of Naval Aviation announce their next panel presentation "NAVAIR Update: Commander's Intent, Strategic Imperatives," on Thursday, March 10 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Patuxent River Naval Air Museum.
Keynote Speaker, Vice Adm. Paul Grosklags, Commander, Naval Air Systems Command (NAVAIR) will be joined by naval senior leaders including: Rear Adm. Mark Darrah, Program Executive Officer for Unmanned Aviation and Strike Weapons (PEO(U&W)), Rear Adm. Paul Sohl, Commander, Fleet Readiness Centers (COMFRC), Rear Adm. Dean Peters, Commander, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division(NAWCAD)/ Assistant Commander for Research and Engineering (AIR 4.0), NAVAIR and Rear Adm. Brian Corey, Commander, Naval Air Warfare Center Weapons Division (NAWCWD)/Assistant Commander for Test and Evaluation (AIR 5.0), NAVAIR.
Primary topics of the night will include NAVAIR's two strategic imperatives: improving current readiness and increasing speed of new capability to the Fleet. Vice Adm. Grosklags will kick off the panel discussion with a brief overview, and then toss the mic to the panelists, who will discuss efforts underway in their organizations. A question and answer period will follow.
The event is open to the public. Advance registration is $10.00 and strongly recommended at www.paxpartnership.org
, or $15.00 at the door.
The Patuxent Partnership works with government, industry and academia on programs and initiatives designed to support workforce development in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM), host programs of interest to the Navy and the broader community and supports research and technology development. Visit www.paxpartnership.org.