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NAWCAD Industry Day October 2022

October 12, 2022 @ 8:30 am - 12:00 pm

Wednesday, October 12, 2022    8:30am-11:30am


NOTE: REGISTRATION DOES NOT REQUIRE TPP MEMBERSHIP; however, our system does require a profile for event registration. If you are not a member, you may exit out of the dialogue box and complete the event registration page. If you are a TPP member, please log in to your account. See screenshot at bottom of webpage below for reference.

[View the SAM.gov announcement here. View the NAWCAD LRAF 4QTR FY22 here.]
When you register, please indicate the groups you would like to meet with so we may gauge interest. (This does not guarantee you will be scheduled.
NOTE: Sign-ups for meet-ups with group leads will be posted on 5 Oct.


8:30-8:40am                       Welcome & Introductions
                                           Ms. Bonnie Green, Executive Director, The Patuxent Partnership
                                           Mr. Jeff Guarnero, Head, NAWCAD Procurement Group/CCO

                                         Audience Polling
                                          Mr. Rick Tarr, Director, NAWCAD Tech Transfer Office; Director,  SOMD Tech Bridge 

8:40-9:10am                 NAWCAD Leadership Kick-Off
                                         RDML John Dougherty, Commander, NAWCAD

9:10-9:40am               Sources Sought Guide Updates [view the NAWCAD LRAF 4QTR FY22 here]
Ms. Kristen Ferro, NAWCAD Procurement Group Branch Head/PCO

9:40-9:50am                     Break

                                       GROUP LEADS PRESENTATIONS

9:50-10:05am                  Air Systems Group
                                       Mr. William Reardon, SSTM, Executive Director, Air Systems Group

10:05-10:20am                Mission Systems Group
                                        Mr. Steve Wamsley, Chief of Staff, Mission Systems Group

10:20-10:35am                Digital Analytics Infrastructure Technology Advancement (DAITA) Group
                                          Mr. John Kriz, SSTM, Deputy Director, DAITA Group
                                          Mr. Chris Beard, DAITA Group Acquisition Manager, NAWCAD

10:35-10:50am                Systems Acquisition Group (SAG)
                                         CAPT Daniel Fucito, Military Director, SAG

10:50-11:05am                Webster Outlying Field (WOLF) (WOLF one-page overview)
                                          Mr. Christian Utara, SSTM, Executive Director, NAWCAD WOLF

11:05-11:20am                Naval Test Wing Atlantic (NTWL)
                                         CAPT Elizabeth Somerville, Commodore, NTWL

11:20-11:30am                Q&A / Closing
                                        Mr. Jeff Guarnero, Head, NAWCAD Procurement Group/CCO

11:30-11:45am                Break

11:45-11:55am              Session I: Meet-up with Group leads
11:55am-12:00pm         (transition)
12:00-12:10pm             Session II: Meet-Up with Group Leads
12:10-12:15pm               (transition)
12:15-12:25pm               Session III: Meet Up with Group Leads
12:25-12:30pm               (transition)
12:30-12:40pm               Session IV: Meet-Up with Group Leads
12:40-12:45pm               (transition)
12:45-12:55pm                Session V: Meet-Up with Group Leads

**Please note – WOLF will have five tables available for meet-ups: ( Division Directors, Requirement Owners and Acquisition Leads will be present)

Table 1: NAWCAD WOLF Command Requirements:
1. Engineering, Prototyping, and Fabrication Shop (EPF): Provides full scale “Design for Manufacture” mechanical facilities support services to include engineering, prototyping, and fabrication efforts to assist in meeting diverse rapid response mission requirements.
2. Material Handling: Provide material handling receipt and distribution services to assist in meeting diverse rapid response mission requirements of NAWCAD WOLF.

Table 2: Airborne Systems Integration (ASI Division): The oLSI for airborne systems. Rapidly develops, evaluates, demonstrates, integrates, fields, and transitions airborne systems, datalink systems, and advanced technologies to meet warfighter needs.
1.Multi-Mission Data Link (MMDL): Provide technical, engineering, integration, test, and acquisition services for the Light Airborne Multipurpose System (LAMPS) MK III, similar data links, and digital voice logging recorders, as well as Counter-Unmanned Aerial Systems and collision avoidance systems.

Table 3: Ship & Air Integrated Warfare (SAIW) Division: Develops, integrates, and installs interoperable warfighting capabilities, including C4ISR, combat systems, information systems, and mission systems onboard ships, both manned and unmanned aircraft, and at shore stations that enable the warfighter to fight and win.
1. Technical Engineering Services (TES): Provide advanced research and development support, engineering and technical support, quality management support, cybersecurity services, and technology management support of final end item products. Engineering and technical services may be applied to: military and commercial radio communication systems, information and computer network systems, Command and Control systems, automatic identification technical systems, integrated document management systems, multimedia systems, embedded and stand-alone sensors systems, unmanned aerial systems, and cybersecurity.
2. Mission Systems Engineering (MSE): Provide requirements definition, emerging technologies identification, rapid design engineering, drawing package support, development, customization, manufacturing, fabrication, integration, Test & Evaluation (T&E), installation, certification, maintenance/upgrade, logistics, software development and In-Service Engineering Agent (ISEA) activities of new and/or existing shipboard, surface, ground-based, and airborne systems.
3. Communication Systems Integration Support (CSIS): Provides local integration support, advanced research and development support, engineering and technical support, logistical and quality management support, and technical management support of final end item products supporting PEO Ships, NAVSEA, NAVAIR, PEO C4I, and other Federal agencies in C4I programs.

Table 4: Special Communications Mission Solutions (SCMS) Division: Develops and delivers C4ISR solutions to the warfighter in the areas of joint intelligence systems, crisis response and interoperability communication, mobile/ deployable C4 integration, network engineering and operations centers, and executive leadership communications and platform applications.
1. Crisis Response & Interoperable C4 Systems (CRIC): Provide services to develop full range of CRIC-ES solutions and products to facilitate communications and knowledge transfer at crisis locations worldwide.
2. Special Operations Forces (SOF) C4 Mission Solutions Procurement: Rapid design, fabrication, installation, and fielding of SOF C4ISR systems and capability enhancements via technologically derived solutions. Requirements refinement, design, testing, integration, prototyping, training, fielding, and programmatic support. Specifically: Technical Engineering Installation and Testing; Interoperable and SOF unique technology and communications systems. Transition of SOF unique C4ISR technologies to general services.
3. Deployed Mission Systems (DMS): Provide technical, engineering, operations and maintenance support for forward deployed mission OCONUS fielded C-E equipment/systems and subsystems supporting OCONUS military units and operations.

Table 5: Air Traffic Control & Landing Systems (ATC&LS) Division: Provides cradle-to-grave support for ATC&LS in military operational environments. Division has operated as the Center of Excellence for over 40 years. The oLSI on ACAT and non-ACAT ATC&LS programs while providing quick and agile prototyping solutions to respond to urgent needs and requirements.
1. ATC&LS Operations Onboard Navy Ship and Shore Based Sites (AOOSS): Provides technical and engineering services for various systems and subsystems such as: Fleet Support Services; Equipment Improvement Program Services; Technical Support Services; ATC&LS Software Support; Test Bed Services; Repair, Fabrication, & Restoration Services; and ATC&LS Training Services.


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We respectfully ask that each company limit participation to 3 attendees so that we can accommodate everyone interested in attending.

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Acquisition workforce attendees can earn up to 4 CL points.
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October 12, 2022
8:30 am - 12:00 pm


University System of Maryland at Southern Maryland – SMART Building
44219 Airport Road
California, MD 20619 United States
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