eCrow Newsletter http://www.ecrow.org/ Newsletter RSS Feed. en-us Copyright 2020 1/18/2020 8:08:31 AM 20 Call for Paper Abstracts Due Monday, Jan 20! 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium, March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, CA https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Collaborative EW in support of Distributed Maritime Operations.</strong></em></p> <p>The 49th Annual Point Mugu Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of Collaborative Electronic Warfare, with an emphasis on EW in support of distribute maritime Operations. Prominent leaders, contributors, and representatives from the military, government, academia, and industry will come together to address current Electronic Warfare gaps to support distributed operations and emerging technologies required to address these gaps.</p> <p><strong>Registration Now Open! <a href="https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020">Click here to register.</a></strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Keynote Speaker:</strong></span></p> <p><strong>- Major&nbsp;General Lance Landrum, USAF,&nbsp;</strong>Deputy Director for Requirements and Capability Development (J8), Joint Staff&nbsp;<em>(invited)</em></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>This call for presentations or demonstrations challenges presenters to explore collaborative EW through innovation and invention. Presentations or demonstrations from all Services, DoD, Industry, and Academia are requested to identify technical paths, options, and potential opportunities for EW collaboration with a support to Distributed operations focus. Submitted abstracts are specifically requested to address one or more of the symposium topics:</p> <p>- Jointly interoperable EW technologies<br />- EW technology advancements impact on TTPs<br />- Speed to DMO Fleet</p> <p>Abstracts for presentations are required in unclassified textual format. Send completed Abstract Form and your unclassified abstract to Mr. Brian Hill and Mr. Brian Ziegler at <a href="mailto:PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil">PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil,</a> and to Christine Armstrong at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:armstrong@crows.org">armstrong@crows.org</a> NLT <strong>January 20.</strong></p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 PRESENTATIONS DUE MONDAY, JANUARY 20: EW Europe 2020, June 16-18, Liverpool, UK https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>Complex Electromagnetic Warfare and the Multi Domain Battle</em></strong></p> <p>The 25th AOC EW Europe event in Liverpool will bring together world-leading experts from the military, government, academia and industry. Delegates will progress their understanding of the issues, technology and capabilities that underpin their national Electronic Warfare abilities and allow them to enhance their capabilities both nationally and in international collaborative defence.&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>Are you interested in participating as a conference speaker at AOC EW Europe 2020? The AOC is soliciting original unclassified, English language papers from subject-matter experts and international thought-leaders from the government, military, academia and industry.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Session topics in support of the conference theme include:</strong></span></p> <p>- Operational updates and activities<br />- Global EW Threat Developments<br />- National perspectives on EW<br />- Cyber and Information Security<br />- Advances in Platform Protection<br />- Technological innovations and developments</p> <p>Authors should submit high-quality abstracts of 200-400 words. Each abstract should include a proposed title, topic overview, and key lessons for the audience. Details of the nominated speaker will also be required. Product pitches will not be accepted. <strong>Subissions are due January 20, 2020. <a href="https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process%20">Presentations can be submitted here.</a></strong></p> <p>If you have any queries regarding conference paper submission, please contact Sue Robertson at <a href="mailto:events@crows.org">events@crows.org</a>.</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION - Only TWO DAYS Left to Get $200 off!!!: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong>Dr. Clayton Stewart&nbsp; |&nbsp; 2/3/2020 - 2/21/2020&nbsp; |&nbsp; Web Course</strong><br />This course offers a comprehensive overview of modern electronic (EW) warfare systems, technology, and techniques. The domains of electronic attack, electronic support, and electronic protection will all be explored.</p> <p><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group="><strong>Register here!</strong></a></p> <p><strong>Don't forget to register by January 17 for $200 off!</strong></p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Register Now! AOC EW Asia, February 4-5, Singapore https://www.asia-decs.com/welcome <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>"Advancing Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region"<br /></em></strong><em>February 4-5, 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore</em></p> <p>The 4th AOC EW Asia event will consider the future of EW and EM Operations in the changing light of current and emerging threats.</p> <p>The conference will consist of plenary sessions focusing on operations, defence capability development, and industry inventiveness.&nbsp;AOC EW Asia 2020 will bring together the EW, SIGINT, C4ISR, Cyber EM Activities (CEMA) communities and more. Speakers will include leaders and operators from the military, government, and academia, S&amp;T and international R&amp;D communities and, crucially, industry. This is an unclassified, English-language, pan Asia-Pacific event providing unique networking opportunities, a specialist&nbsp;exhibition and a world-class conference.</p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><a style="color: #0000ff;" href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>View the AOC EW Asia Agenda Here!</strong></span></a></span></p> <p>The conference agenda for the 2020 edition of AOC Electronic Warfare Asia has been announced.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Keynote speakers include:<br /></strong></span>- <strong>Major General Scott Pleus</strong>, US PACAF Director of Air and Cyberspace Operations<br />- <strong>Colonel John Edwards</strong>, Director, USAF<br />- <strong>Colonel William Young, PhD</strong>, Special Assistant, USAF Warfare Center<br />- <strong>AVM Peter Nicholson</strong>, Executive &amp; Project Director (ED + PD), Institute for Regional Affairs, Australia<br />- <strong>Air Marshal Daljit Singh</strong>, Indian Air Force (Retd)<br />- <strong>Dr. Seng Hong</strong>, Senior Adviser, US Air Force Research Lab</p> <p>Tackling the theme of Enabling Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region, the event looks set to attract in excess of 350 EW-focussed attendees. Browse the <a href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia">full agenda online here.</a>&nbsp;</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.asia-decs.com/welcome REGISTRATION NOW OPEN! EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop, February 25-26, Arlington, VA https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Outlining Approval Paths and Best Practices to Export EW Technology.</strong></em></p> <p>This forum provides a venue for stakeholders, thought-leaders and experts in Releasability, Export Control and Electronic Warfare to come together to focus on the USG processes required to acquire export approval via direct commercial sales (DCS) and foreign military sales (FMS) of EW technology. The first day will be classified SECRET / US Only and outline the specific technology release processes and best practices to enable positive export decisions for industry and the USG. The second day will be focused on our foreign allies and outline best practices and ways to leverage USG DCS and FMS modalities of sale to procure capabilities that fulfill EW operational requirements.</p> <p>US Secret Only (Day 1) and Unclassified (Day 2)</p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><a style="color: #0000ff;" href="https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020#registration"><strong>REGISTER NOW!</strong></a></span></p> <p>Online registration will close February 18. Any registration after that time will need to register onsite. Note: If attending Day 1, February 25 only individuals pre-cleared by February 18th will be able to register onsite.</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Register Now Tomorrow's Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation, January 16 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p>January 16, 14:00-15:00 EST</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group=">REGISTER HERE!</a></strong></p> <p>Modeling and Simulation is extremely useful to the field of Electronic Warfare. It includes computer modeling for engagement analysis, simulation for training and simulation for test and evaluation of systems, and subsystems. This webinar introduces all of these applications. After covering basic definitions, the webinar focuses on some important modeling and simulation principles:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>- What level of fidelity is required in a model and in a simulator (for training and for test and evaluation)?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to the selection of approaches?<br />- How does simulation enhance the training of commanders, operators and maintainers?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to test and evaluation?<br />- How can signals be introduced into an EW system for the evaluation of systems and subsystems during the testing process?<br />- How are system components modeled?<br />- How are interactions between threats and EW systems represented mathematically?</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= INDUSTRY NEWS: When Both Sides Have Drones, How Do You Know Which Ones to Kill? https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2020/01/when-both-sides-have-drones-how-do-you-know-which-ones-kill/162411/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>In November, the Army&nbsp;hosted a test&nbsp;of Pierce Aerospace&rsquo;s Flight Portal&nbsp;ID&nbsp;at Fort Sill, Oklahoma. A friendly drone was equipped with a Bluetooth beacon, then sent aloft with a host of enemies, company&nbsp;CEO&nbsp;Aaron Pierce said.&nbsp;<em>(Defense One)</em></p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.defenseone.com/technology/2020/01/when-both-sides-have-drones-how-do-you-know-which-ones-kill/162411/ INDUSTRY NEWS: State Department Approves Possible Sale of F-35Bs to Singapore https://www.airforcemag.com/state-department-approves-possible-sale-of-f-35bs-to-singapore/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The State Department on Jan. 9 approved the possible sale of 12 F-35Bs to Singapore at a cost of about $2.75 billion.&nbsp;<em>(Air Force Magazine)</em></p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.airforcemag.com/state-department-approves-possible-sale-of-f-35bs-to-singapore/ PRESENTATIONS DUE TOMORROW: 45th Annual Dixie Crow Technical Symposium http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Maintaining Dominance in the Electromagnetic Spectrum&nbsp;(EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open&nbsp;</strong><strong>Standards and Innovation</strong></em></p> <p><strong>March 22-25</strong><br />Century of Flight Hangar Museum of Aviation<br />Robins AFB, Georgia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS:</strong></span></p> <p>We are soliciting topics in support of this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Maintaining Dominance in the<br />Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open<br />Standards and Innovation.&rdquo; Papers to support this theme should relate to Electronic Warfare<br />(EW), Intelligence, Surveillance &amp; Reconnaissance (ISR), or Avionics. Proposed topic abstracts<br />may be submitted for technical solutions (both software and hardware), acquisition strategies,<br />initiatives, new technologies, novel methods of integration for existing technologies,<br />techniques, simulation, methods, policy/doctrine, interoperability, open systems, modeling,<br />architectures, and best practices.</p> <p>Submit <strong>unclassified</strong> abstracts to <a href="mailto:AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil">AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil</a> by <strong>16 January 2020</strong>.<br /><strong>Abstract formatting guidelines available <a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/About-Us/EWA-Conference/.">here</a>.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/Portals/59/documents/EWA%20Conference/2019%20%20Call%20for%20Papers-EWA%20Conference%20flyer.pdf?ver=2019-11-13-103932-383"><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>Click here for more information on the EWA call for papers.</strong></span></a></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong><span style="color: #000000;">Registration coming soon!</span> <a href="https://www.dixiecrowsymposium.com/">Click here for conference information.</a></strong></span></p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html AOC Capital Club Hosts Annual Holiday Party http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/20200103_CapClub_Holiday_Article_JED.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p>The highly anticipated annual AOC Capital Club Holiday Party was hosted by outgoing President Troy &ldquo;Bucket&rdquo; Orwan USAF (Ret.) and incoming President Colonel Donald &ldquo;Don&rdquo; Revell Colonel U.S. Marine (Ret.) at the Army Navy Country Club Arlington Virginia on 13 December 2019. This event was hosted amidst the majestic golf club and historic grounds conveniently located just a few minutes south of our Nation&rsquo;s Capital.&nbsp;</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/20200103_CapClub_Holiday_Article_JED.pdf Live Professional Development Web Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 25-26, Washington, DC</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (17:00 - 18:00 UTC)</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, California</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Virtual Series Webinar: RF Challenges in the Modern EW Battlespace https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 12, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: How the West is Losing the Navigation and Timing War And Risking Everything https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 26, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&amp;group= Live Professional Development Web Course: EW Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 2-25 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 16:00 EDT (17:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&amp;group= Nominations for the 2020 AOC Board of Directors are Now Open! http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=597733&issueID=68320 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Decide the future of the Association of Old Crows! Nominations for the AOC board of directors for the 2020 elections are now open. For regional directors, only members from that region are eligible to vote for their potential representative. Nominations are due <strong>NLT March 15, 2020</strong>.</p> <p>Positions that are eligible for election this year are:</p> <p><strong>- At-Large Director (2 available)</strong><br /><strong>- International Region II</strong><br /><strong>- Northeast Region</strong><br /><strong>- Southern Region</strong></p> <p>Go to <a href="https://www.crows.org/page/elections">https://www.crows.org/page/elections</a> to download the nomination form or contact <a href="mailto:oneilin@crows.org">oneilin@crows.org</a> for more information.</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=597733&amp;issueID=68320 2020 AOC Awards Nominations Are Now Open! http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=597734&issueID=68320 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Nominate someone today for an AOC award in 2020. The deadline to submit nominations is <strong>March 15, 2020.</strong></p> <p>A central tenant of the AOC's mission is recognizing individuals, groups, and military units for their outstanding performance in furthering the aims of the AOC and the Electromagnetic Warfare enterprise. The AOC has a number of awards that are available each year, with two categories - Competitive and Non-Competitive. Nominate someone today here: <a href="https://app.reviewr.com/s1/site//AOC_Awards">https://app.reviewr.com/s1/site//AOC_Awards</a>.&nbsp; Contact <a href="mailto:oneilin@crows.org">oneilin@crows.org</a> for more information.</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=597734&amp;issueID=68320 INDUSTRY NEWS: Littoral Combat Ship Will Field Laser Weapon as Part of Lockheed Martin, Navy Test https://news.usni.org/2020/01/13/littoral-combat-ship-will-field-laser-weapon-as-part-of-lockheed-martin-navy-test <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The Navy will put a laser weapon on a Littoral Combat Ship for the first time this year, amid efforts to boost the LCS&rsquo;s lethality and to develop and field a family of laser systems.&nbsp;<em>(USNI News)</em></p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://news.usni.org/2020/01/13/littoral-combat-ship-will-field-laser-weapon-as-part-of-lockheed-martin-navy-test INDUSTRY NEWS: Northrop Demos Radio, Possible Multi Domain Key https://breakingdefense.com/2020/01/northrop-demos-radio-possible-multi-domain-key/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Northrop Grumman has won a $14.5 million chance to prove to the Air Force that its design for a new radio would allow operators to use multiple US and allied data links and help the service realize its plans for the Advanced Battle Management System (ABMS).&nbsp;<em>(Breaking Defense)</em></p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://breakingdefense.com/2020/01/northrop-demos-radio-possible-multi-domain-key/ Find and Post Opportunities with the AOC Career Center! https://careers.crows.org <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68320>January 15, 2020</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center - the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT, &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Featured Jobs:</strong></span></p> <p>- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/electromagnetic-spectrum-engineer-senior-principal/52706038/"><strong>Electromagnetic Spectrum Engineer - Senior Principal</strong></a>&nbsp;&ndash; SAIC &ndash;&nbsp; Lackland AFB, TX, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/electromagnetic-spectrum-engineer-principal/52706065/"><strong>Electromagnetic Spectrum Engineer - Principal&nbsp;</strong></a>&ndash; SAIC &ndash;&nbsp; Lackland AFB, TX, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/spectrum-management-research-analyst-principal/52705936/"><strong>Spectrum Management Research Analyst - Principal</strong></a> &ndash; SAIC &ndash;&nbsp; Lackland AFB, TX, United States</p></p> 1/14/2020 10:23:11 AM https://careers.crows.org PRESENTATIONS DEADLINE EXTENDED TO JANUARY 20: EW Europe 2020, June 16-18, Liverpool, UK https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>Complex Electromagnetic Warfare and the Multi Domain Battle</em></strong></p> <p>The 25th AOC EW Europe event in Liverpool will bring together world-leading experts from the military, government, academia and industry. Delegates will progress their understanding of the issues, technology and capabilities that underpin their national Electronic Warfare abilities and allow them to enhance their capabilities both nationally and in international collaborative defence.&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>Are you interested in participating as a conference speaker at AOC EW Europe 2020? The AOC is soliciting original unclassified, English language papers from subject-matter experts and international thought-leaders from the government, military, academia and industry.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Session topics in support of the conference theme include:</strong></span></p> <p>- Operational updates and activities<br />- Global EW Threat Developments<br />- National perspectives on EW<br />- Cyber and Information Security<br />- Advances in Platform Protection<br />- Technological innovations and developments</p> <p>Authors should submit high-quality abstracts of 200-400 words. Each abstract should include a proposed title, topic overview, and key lessons for the audience. Details of the nominated speaker will also be required. Product pitches will not be accepted. <strong>Subissions are due January 20, 2020. <a href="https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process%20">Presentations can be submitted here.</a></strong></p> <p>If you have any queries regarding conference paper submission, please contact Sue Robertson at <a href="mailto:events@crows.org">events@crows.org</a>.</p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process Call for Paper Abstracts Due Jan 20! 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium, March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, CA https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Collaborative EW in support of Distributed Maritime Operations.</strong></em></p> <p>The 49th Annual Point Mugu Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of Collaborative Electronic Warfare, with an emphasis on EW in support of distribute maritime Operations. Prominent leaders, contributors, and representatives from the military, government, academia, and industry will come together to address current Electronic Warfare gaps to support distributed operations and emerging technologies required to address these gaps.</p> <p><strong>Registration Now Open! <a href="https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020">Click here to register.</a></strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Keynote Speaker:</strong></span></p> <p><strong>- Major&nbsp;General Lance Landrum, USAF,&nbsp;</strong>Deputy Director for Requirements and Capability Development (J8), Joint Staff&nbsp;<em>(invited)</em></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>This call for presentations or demonstrations challenges presenters to explore collaborative EW through innovation and invention. Presentations or demonstrations from all Services, DoD, Industry, and Academia are requested to identify technical paths, options, and potential opportunities for EW collaboration with a support to Distributed operations focus. Submitted abstracts are specifically requested to address one or more of the symposium topics:</p> <p>- Jointly interoperable EW technologies<br />- EW technology advancements impact on TTPs<br />- Speed to DMO Fleet</p> <p>Abstracts for presentations are required in unclassified textual format. Send completed Abstract Form and your unclassified abstract to Mr. Brian Hill and Mr. Brian Ziegler at <a href="mailto:PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil">PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil,</a> and to Christine Armstrong at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:armstrong@crows.org">armstrong@crows.org</a> NLT <strong>January 20.</strong></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 EARLY BIRD REGISTRATION - Register by January 17th for $200 off!!!: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong>Dr. Clayton Stewart&nbsp; |&nbsp; 2/3/2020 - 2/21/2020&nbsp; |&nbsp; Web Course</strong><br />This course offers a comprehensive overview of modern electronic (EW) warfare systems, technology, and techniques. The domains of electronic attack, electronic support, and electronic protection will all be explored.</p> <p><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group="><strong>Register here!</strong></a></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Register Now! AOC EW Asia, February 4-5, Singapore https://www.asia-decs.com/welcome <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>"Advancing Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region"<br /></em></strong><em>February 4-5, 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore</em></p> <p>The 4th AOC EW Asia event will consider the future of EW and EM Operations in the changing light of current and emerging threats.</p> <p>The conference will consist of plenary sessions focusing on operations, defence capability development, and industry inventiveness.&nbsp;AOC EW Asia 2020 will bring together the EW, SIGINT, C4ISR, Cyber EM Activities (CEMA) communities and more. Speakers will include leaders and operators from the military, government, and academia, S&amp;T and international R&amp;D communities and, crucially, industry. This is an unclassified, English-language, pan Asia-Pacific event providing unique networking opportunities, a specialist&nbsp;exhibition and a world-class conference.</p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><a style="color: #0000ff;" href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>View the AOC EW Asia Agenda Here!</strong></span></a></span></p> <p>The conference agenda for the 2020 edition of AOC Electronic Warfare Asia has been announced.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Keynote speakers include:<br /></strong></span>- <strong>AVM Peter Nicholson</strong>, Executive &amp; Project Director (ED + PD), Institute for Regional Affairs, Australia<br />- <strong>Air Marshal Daljit Singh</strong>, Indian Air Force (Retd)<br />- <strong>Dr. Seng Hong</strong>, Senior Adviser, US Air Force Research Lab</p> <p>Tackling the theme of Enabling Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region, the event looks set to attract in excess of 350 EW-focussed attendees. Browse the <a href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia">full agenda online here.</a>&nbsp;</p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/welcome Register Now for Our Next Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation, January 16 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p>January 16, 14:00-15:00 EST</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group=">REGISTER HERE!</a></strong></p> <p>Modeling and Simulation is extremely useful to the field of Electronic Warfare. It includes computer modeling for engagement analysis, simulation for training and simulation for test and evaluation of systems, and subsystems. This webinar introduces all of these applications. After covering basic definitions, the webinar focuses on some important modeling and simulation principles:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>- What level of fidelity is required in a model and in a simulator (for training and for test and evaluation)?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to the selection of approaches?<br />- How does simulation enhance the training of commanders, operators and maintainers?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to test and evaluation?<br />- How can signals be introduced into an EW system for the evaluation of systems and subsystems during the testing process?<br />- How are system components modeled?<br />- How are interactions between threats and EW systems represented mathematically?</p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= INDUSTRY NEWS: Fleet Commander Directs US Navy&rsquo;s Surface Force to Develop Concepts for Unmanned Ships https://www.defensenews.com/naval/2020/01/02/fleet-commander-directs-the-us-navys-surface-force-to-develop-concepts-for-unmanned-ships/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The head of the U.S. Navy&rsquo;s Fleet Forces Command has ordered the service&rsquo;s surface force to develop a concept of operations for both the&nbsp;large and medium unmanned surface vessels&nbsp;in development, according to a Dec. 19 message seen by Defense News.&nbsp;<em>(Defense News)</em></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.defensenews.com/naval/2020/01/02/fleet-commander-directs-the-us-navys-surface-force-to-develop-concepts-for-unmanned-ships/ INDUSTRY NEWS: Is It Terminal? Mess Threatens DoD SATCOM & Multi-Domain https://breakingdefense.com/2019/12/is-it-terminal-mess-threatens-dod-satcom-multi-domain/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The third GPS III satellite sporting the jam-proof, spoof-proof military signal called M-Code is due to be launched next month. Sadly, troops won&rsquo;t be able to use that encrypted signal until&nbsp;at least&nbsp;2021 (if then, given the program&rsquo;s history of delays) because there aren&rsquo;t any receivers for it yet fielded.&nbsp;<em>(Breaking Defense)</em></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://breakingdefense.com/2019/12/is-it-terminal-mess-threatens-dod-satcom-multi-domain/ LAST WEEK TO SUBMIT PRESENTATIONS: 45th Annual Dixie Crow Technical Symposium http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Maintaining Dominance in the Electromagnetic Spectrum&nbsp;(EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open&nbsp;</strong><strong>Standards and Innovation</strong></em></p> <p><strong>March 22-25</strong><br />Century of Flight Hangar Museum of Aviation<br />Robins AFB, Georgia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS:</strong></span></p> <p>We are soliciting topics in support of this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Maintaining Dominance in the<br />Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open<br />Standards and Innovation.&rdquo; Papers to support this theme should relate to Electronic Warfare<br />(EW), Intelligence, Surveillance &amp; Reconnaissance (ISR), or Avionics. Proposed topic abstracts<br />may be submitted for technical solutions (both software and hardware), acquisition strategies,<br />initiatives, new technologies, novel methods of integration for existing technologies,<br />techniques, simulation, methods, policy/doctrine, interoperability, open systems, modeling,<br />architectures, and best practices.</p> <p>Submit <strong>unclassified</strong> abstracts to <a href="mailto:AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil">AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil</a> by <strong>16 January 2020</strong>.<br /><strong>Abstract formatting guidelines available <a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/About-Us/EWA-Conference/.">here</a>.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/Portals/59/documents/EWA%20Conference/2019%20%20Call%20for%20Papers-EWA%20Conference%20flyer.pdf?ver=2019-11-13-103932-383"><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>Click here for more information on the EWA call for papers.</strong></span></a></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong><span style="color: #000000;">Registration coming soon!</span> <a href="https://www.dixiecrowsymposium.com/">Click here for conference information.</a></strong></span></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html AOC Capital Club Hosts Annual Holiday Party http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/20200103_CapClub_Holiday_Article_JED.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p>The highly anticipated annual AOC Capital Club Holiday Party was hosted by outgoing President Troy &ldquo;Bucket&rdquo; Orwan USAF (Ret.) and incoming President Colonel Donald &ldquo;Don&rdquo; Revell Colonel U.S. Marine (Ret.) at the Army Navy Country Club Arlington Virginia on 13 December 2019. This event was hosted amidst the majestic golf club and historic grounds conveniently located just a few minutes south of our Nation&rsquo;s Capital.&nbsp;</p></p> 1/6/2020 1:14:07 PM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/20200103_CapClub_Holiday_Article_JED.pdf Live Professional Development Web Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 25-26, Washington, DC</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (17:00 - 18:00 UTC)</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, California</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Virtual Series Webinar: RF Challenges in the Modern EW Battlespace https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 12, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: How the West is Losing the Navigation and Timing War And Risking Everything https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 26, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&amp;group= Live Professional Development Web Course: EW Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 2-25 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 16:00 EDT (17:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&amp;group= Save the Date! EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop, February 25-26, Washington, DC https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Outlining Approval Paths and Best Practices to Export EW Technology.</strong></em></p> <p>This forum provides a venue for stakeholders, thought-leaders and experts in Releasability, Export Control and Electronic Warfare to come together to focus on the USG processes required to acquire export approval via direct commercial sales (DCS) and foreign military sales (FMS) of EW technology. The first day will be classified SECRET / US Only and outline the specific technology release processes and best practices to enable positive export decisions for industry and the USG. The second day will be focused on our foreign allies and outline best practices and ways to leverage USG DCS and FMS modalities of sale to procure capabilities that fulfill EW operational requirements.</p> <p>US Secret Only (Day 1) and Unclassified (Day 2)</p> <p><strong>Registration for this event opens soon!</strong></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Nominations for the 2020 AOC Board of Directors are Now Open! http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=596509&issueID=68319 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Decide the future of the Association of Old Crows! Nominations for the AOC board of directors for the 2020 elections are now open. For regional directors, only members from that region are eligible to vote for their potential representative. Nominations are due <strong>NLT March 15, 2020</strong>.</p> <p>Positions that are eligible for election this year are:</p> <p><strong>- At-Large Director (2 available)</strong><br /><strong>- International Region II</strong><br /><strong>- Northeast Region</strong><br /><strong>- Southern Region</strong></p> <p>Go to <a href="https://www.crows.org/page/elections">https://www.crows.org/page/elections</a> to download the nomination form or contact <a href="mailto:oneilin@crows.org">oneilin@crows.org</a> for more information.</p></p> 1/6/2020 4:12:10 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=596509&amp;issueID=68319 2020 AOC Awards Nominations Are Now Open! http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=596510&issueID=68319 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Nominate someone today for an AOC award in 2020. The deadline to submit nominations is <strong>March 15, 2020.</strong></p> <p>A central tenant of the AOC's mission is recognizing individuals, groups, and military units for their outstanding performance in furthering the aims of the AOC and the Electromagnetic Warfare enterprise. The AOC has a number of awards that are available each year, with two categories - Competitive and Non-Competitive. Nominate someone today here: <a href="https://app.reviewr.com/s1/site//AOC_Awards">https://app.reviewr.com/s1/site//AOC_Awards</a>.&nbsp; Contact <a href="mailto:oneilin@crows.org">oneilin@crows.org</a> for more information.</p></p> 1/6/2020 4:17:30 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=596510&amp;issueID=68319 INDUSTRY NEWS: Congress Demands Aggressor Jet Modernization Plan Before Adversary F-35s Head To Nellis https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/31697/congress-wants-an-aggressor-modernization-plan-before-adversary-f-35s-head-to-nellis <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The Air Force's move to assign some of its oldest F-35As to a new aggressor squadron appears to have support in Congress based on the 2020 National Defense Authorization Act that was recently signed into law, but it also has some caveats that could alter the initiative's current trajectory.&nbsp;<em>(The Drive)</em></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.thedrive.com/the-war-zone/31697/congress-wants-an-aggressor-modernization-plan-before-adversary-f-35s-head-to-nellis INDUSTRY NEWS: Pentagon Deploys New Command Cells for Electromagnetic Spectrum Ops https://www.janes.com/article/93467/pentagon-deploys-new-command-cells-for-electromagnetic-spectrum-ops <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The US Department of Defense has created a new cadre of forward deployed, operational teams specifically tasked with aiding combat commanders in waging war across the electromagnetic spectrum, a top US general said.&nbsp;<em>(Jane's)</em></p> <p><em>This article requires a subscription to read in its entirety.</em></p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://www.janes.com/article/93467/pentagon-deploys-new-command-cells-for-electromagnetic-spectrum-ops Find and Post Opportunities with the AOC Career Center! https://careers.crows.org <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68319>January 8, 2020</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center - the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT, &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Featured Jobs:</strong></span></p> <p>- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/information-assurance-analyst-iat-professional-iii-battlespace-awareness/52472295/"><strong>Information Assurance Analyst (IAT) Professional III (Battlespace Awareness)</strong> </a>&ndash; Cydecor &ndash; Arlington, VA, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/signal-processing-beavercreek-san-diego-arlington/48206678/"><strong>Signal Processing (Beavercreek, San Diego, Arlington)</strong> </a>&ndash; Leidos &ndash;&nbsp; Arlington, VA; Beavercreek, OH; San Diego, CA, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/electromagnetic-spectrum-engineer-senior-principal/52249628/"><strong>Electromagnetic Spectrum Engineer - Senior Principal</strong></a>&nbsp;&ndash; SAIC &ndash;&nbsp; San Antonio, TX, United States</p></p> 1/6/2020 1:03:39 PM https://careers.crows.org LAST WEEK TO SUBMIT PRESENTATIONS: EW Europe 2020, June 16-18, Liverpool, UK https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>Complex Electromagnetic Warfare and the Multi Domain Battle</em></strong></p> <p>The 25th AOC EW Europe event in Liverpool will bring together world-leading experts from the military, government, academia and industry. Delegates will progress their understanding of the issues, technology and capabilities that underpin their national Electronic Warfare abilities and allow them to enhance their capabilities both nationally and in international collaborative defence.&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>Are you interested in participating as a conference speaker at AOC EW Europe 2020? The AOC is soliciting original unclassified, English language papers from subject-matter experts and international thought-leaders from the government, military, academia and industry.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Session topics in support of the conference theme include:</strong></span></p> <p>- Operational updates and activities<br />- Global EW Threat Developments<br />- National perspectives on EW<br />- Cyber and Information Security<br />- Advances in Platform Protection<br />- Technological innovations and developments</p> <p>Authors should submit high-quality abstracts of 200-400 words. Each abstract should include a proposed title, topic overview, and key lessons for the audience. Details of the nominated speaker will also be required. Product pitches will not be accepted. <strong>Subissions are due January 8, 2020. <a href="https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process%20">Presentations can be submitted here.</a></strong></p> <p>If you have any queries regarding conference paper submission, please contact Sue Robertson at <a href="mailto:events@crows.org">events@crows.org</a>.</p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process Call for Paper Abstracts Due Jan 20! 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium, March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, CA https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Collaborative EW in support of Distributed Maritime Operations.</strong></em></p> <p>The 49th Annual Point Mugu Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of Collaborative Electronic Warfare, with an emphasis on EW in support of distribute maritime Operations. Prominent leaders, contributors, and representatives from the military, government, academia, and industry will come together to address current Electronic Warfare gaps to support distributed operations and emerging technologies required to address these gaps.</p> <p><strong>Registration Now Open! <a href="https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020">Click here to register.</a></strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Keynote Speaker:</strong></span></p> <p><strong>- Major&nbsp;General Lance Landrum, USAF,&nbsp;</strong>Deputy Director for Requirements and Capability Development (J8), Joint Staff&nbsp;<em>(invited)</em></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>This call for presentations or demonstrations challenges presenters to explore collaborative EW through innovation and invention. Presentations or demonstrations from all Services, DoD, Industry, and Academia are requested to identify technical paths, options, and potential opportunities for EW collaboration with a support to Distributed operations focus. Submitted abstracts are specifically requested to address one or more of the symposium topics:</p> <p>- Jointly interoperable EW technologies<br />- EW technology advancements impact on TTPs<br />- Speed to DMO Fleet</p> <p>Abstracts for presentations are required in unclassified textual format. Send completed Abstract Form and your unclassified abstract to Mr. Brian Hill and Mr. Brian Ziegler at <a href="mailto:PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil">PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil,</a> and to Christine Armstrong at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:armstrong@crows.org">armstrong@crows.org</a> NLT <strong>January 20.</strong></p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 REGISTER NOW for Our Next Professional Development Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong>Dr. Clayton Stewart&nbsp; |&nbsp; 2/3/2020 - 2/21/2020&nbsp; |&nbsp; Web Course</strong><br />This course offers a comprehensive overview of modern electronic (EW) warfare systems, technology, and techniques. The domains of electronic attack, electronic support, and electronic protection will all be explored.</p> <p><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group="><strong>Register here!</strong></a></p></p> 1/2/2020 9:57:31 AM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Register Now! AOC EW Asia, February 4-5, Singapore https://www.asia-decs.com/welcome <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>"Advancing Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region"<br /></em></strong><em>February 4-5, 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore</em></p> <p>The 4th AOC EW Asia event will consider the future of EW and EM Operations in the changing light of current and emerging threats.</p> <p>The conference will consist of plenary sessions focusing on operations, defence capability development, and industry inventiveness.&nbsp;AOC EW Asia 2020 will bring together the EW, SIGINT, C4ISR, Cyber EM Activities (CEMA) communities and more. Speakers will include leaders and operators from the military, government, and academia, S&amp;T and international R&amp;D communities and, crucially, industry. This is an unclassified, English-language, pan Asia-Pacific event providing unique networking opportunities, a specialist&nbsp;exhibition and a world-class conference.</p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><a style="color: #0000ff;" href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia"><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>View the AOC EW Asia Agenda Here!</strong></span></a></span></p> <p>The conference agenda for the 2020 edition of AOC Electronic Warfare Asia has been announced.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Keynote speakers include:<br /></strong></span>- <strong>AVM Peter Nicholson</strong>, Executive &amp; Project Director (ED + PD), Institute for Regional Affairs, Australia<br />- <strong>Air Marshal Daljit Singh</strong>, Indian Air Force (Retd)<br />- <strong>Dr. Seng Hong</strong>, Senior Adviser, US Air Force Research Lab</p> <p>Tackling the theme of Enabling Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region, the event looks set to attract in excess of 350 EW-focussed attendees. Browse the <a href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia">full agenda online here.</a>&nbsp;</p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/welcome Register Now for Our Next Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation, January 16 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p>January 16, 14:00-15:00 EST</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group=">REGISTER HERE!</a></strong></p> <p>Modeling and Simulation is extremely useful to the field of Electronic Warfare. It includes computer modeling for engagement analysis, simulation for training and simulation for test and evaluation of systems, and subsystems. This webinar introduces all of these applications. After covering basic definitions, the webinar focuses on some important modeling and simulation principles:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>- What level of fidelity is required in a model and in a simulator (for training and for test and evaluation)?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to the selection of approaches?<br />- How does simulation enhance the training of commanders, operators and maintainers?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to test and evaluation?<br />- How can signals be introduced into an EW system for the evaluation of systems and subsystems during the testing process?<br />- How are system components modeled?<br />- How are interactions between threats and EW systems represented mathematically?</p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= INDUSTRY NEWS: 14th Air Force Redesignated as Space Operations Command https://www.airforcemag.com/14th-air-force-redesignated-as-space-operations-command/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett redesignated 14th Air Force as Space Operations Command following the Dec. 20&nbsp;establishment of US Space Force&nbsp;as the sixth military service.&nbsp;<em>(Air Force Magazine)</em></p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.airforcemag.com/14th-air-force-redesignated-as-space-operations-command/ INDUSTRY NEWS: What the Army Wants in a Multidomain System https://www.c4isrnet.com/battlefield-tech/2019/12/30/what-the-army-wants-in-a-multidomain-system/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The Army wants to know if industry can provide a series of sensors for the service&rsquo;s largest unmanned platform as a way to help see past enemy defenses.&nbsp;<em>(C4ISRNET)</em></p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.c4isrnet.com/battlefield-tech/2019/12/30/what-the-army-wants-in-a-multidomain-system/ CALL FOR PAPERS ENDS SOON: 45th Annual Dixie Crow Technical Symposium http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Maintaining Dominance in the Electromagnetic Spectrum&nbsp;(EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open&nbsp;</strong><strong>Standards and Innovation</strong></em></p> <p><strong>March 22-25</strong><br />Century of Flight Hangar Museum of Aviation<br />Robins AFB, Georgia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS:</strong></span></p> <p>We are soliciting topics in support of this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Maintaining Dominance in the<br />Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open<br />Standards and Innovation.&rdquo; Papers to support this theme should relate to Electronic Warfare<br />(EW), Intelligence, Surveillance &amp; Reconnaissance (ISR), or Avionics. Proposed topic abstracts<br />may be submitted for technical solutions (both software and hardware), acquisition strategies,<br />initiatives, new technologies, novel methods of integration for existing technologies,<br />techniques, simulation, methods, policy/doctrine, interoperability, open systems, modeling,<br />architectures, and best practices.</p> <p>Submit <strong>unclassified</strong> abstracts to <a href="mailto:AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil">AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil</a> by <strong>16 January 2020</strong>.<br /><strong>Abstract formatting guidelines available <a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/About-Us/EWA-Conference/.">here</a>.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/Portals/59/documents/EWA%20Conference/2019%20%20Call%20for%20Papers-EWA%20Conference%20flyer.pdf?ver=2019-11-13-103932-383"><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>Click here for more information on the EWA call for papers.</strong></span></a></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong><span style="color: #000000;">Registration coming soon!</span> <a href="https://www.dixiecrowsymposium.com/">Click here for conference information.</a></strong></span></p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Metropolitan Club Chapter Hosts Annual STEM Scholarship Awards Dinner http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=595410&issueID=68318 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p>The Metropolitan Club Chapter of the AOC hosted our 54th annual STEM Scholarship Awards dinner on 14 November 2019. Scholarships were awarded to two worthy individuals from local colleges that excel in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math. The 2019 Scholarship award winner were: Mayank Vanjani, NYU Tandon School of Engineering (GPA 3.95), and Michael Gregory Campiglia, Manhattan College (GPA 3.91).</p> <p>The guest speaker of the night was CDR Brian &ldquo;CHACHI&rdquo; Arena, VAQ-209 commanding officer.</p> <p>Industry Sponsors included BAE Systems, COMTECH PST, L3 Harris Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Telephonics.</p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=595410&amp;issueID=68318 Live Professional Development Web Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 25-26, Washington, DC</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (17:00 - 18:00 UTC)</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, California</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Virtual Series Webinar: RF Challenges in the Modern EW Battlespace https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 12, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: How the West is Losing the Navigation and Timing War And Risking Everything https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 26, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&amp;group= Live Professional Development Web Course: EW Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 2-25 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 16:00 EDT (17:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&amp;group= Save the Date! EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop, February 25-26, Washington, DC https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Outlining Approval Paths and Best Practices to Export EW Technology.</strong></em></p> <p>This forum provides a venue for stakeholders, thought-leaders and experts in Releasability, Export Control and Electronic Warfare to come together to focus on the USG processes required to acquire export approval via direct commercial sales (DCS) and foreign military sales (FMS) of EW technology. The first day will be classified SECRET / US Only and outline the specific technology release processes and best practices to enable positive export decisions for industry and the USG. The second day will be focused on our foreign allies and outline best practices and ways to leverage USG DCS and FMS modalities of sale to procure capabilities that fulfill EW operational requirements.</p> <p>US Secret Only (Day 1) and Unclassified (Day 2)</p> <p><strong>Registration for this event opens soon!</strong></p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 INDUSTRY NEWS: US Bans Pentagon Use, Procurement of Chinese UAVs https://www.janes.com/article/93423/us-bans-pentagon-use-procurement-of-chinese-uavs <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The US fiscal year 2020 (FY 2020) National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) bars the Pentagon from operating, acquiring, or renewing contracts for Chinese unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) and associated components and services.&nbsp;<em>(Jane's)</em></p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://www.janes.com/article/93423/us-bans-pentagon-use-procurement-of-chinese-uavs INDUSTRY NEWS: Navy Buys Three MQ-4 Tritons, Pays For Growler Jamming Upgrade Development https://news.usni.org/2019/12/26/navy-buys-three-mq-4-tritons-pays-for-growler-jamming-upgrade-development <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The Navy awarded Northrop Grumman a pair of contracts worth nearly $287 million to buy unmanned surveillance aircraft and to develop upgraded tactical jamming capabilities on manned aircraft. The Navy announced the contracts just before Christmas.&nbsp;<em>(USNI News)</em></p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://news.usni.org/2019/12/26/navy-buys-three-mq-4-tritons-pays-for-growler-jamming-upgrade-development Find and Post Opportunities with the AOC Career Center! https://careers.crows.org <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=68318>January 2, 2020</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center - the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT, &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Featured Jobs:</strong></span></p> <p>- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/information-assurance-analyst-iat-professional-iii-battlespace-awareness/52472295/"><strong>Information Assurance Analyst (IAT) Professional III (Battlespace Awareness)</strong> </a>&ndash; Cydecor &ndash; Arlington, VA, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/signal-processing-beavercreek-san-diego-arlington/48206678/"><strong>Signal Processing (Beavercreek, San Diego, Arlington)</strong> </a>&ndash; Leidos &ndash;&nbsp; Arlington, VA; Beavercreek, OH; San Diego, CA, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/electromagnetic-spectrum-engineer-senior-principal/52249628/"><strong>Electromagnetic Spectrum Engineer - Senior Principal</strong></a>&nbsp;&ndash; SAIC &ndash;&nbsp; San Antonio, TX, United States</p></p> 12/19/2019 9:42:13 PM https://careers.crows.org CALL FOR PAPERS NOW OPEN! 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium, March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, CA https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Collaborative EW in support of Distributed Maritime Operations.</strong></em></p> <p>The 49th Annual Point Mugu Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of Collaborative Electronic Warfare, with an emphasis on EW in support of distribute maritime Operations. Prominent leaders, contributors, and representatives from the military, government, academia, and industry will come together to address current Electronic Warfare gaps to support distributed operations and emerging technologies required to address these gaps.</p> <p><strong>Registration opens December 16!</strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Keynote Speaker:</strong></span></p> <p><strong>- Major&nbsp;General Lance Landrum, USAF,&nbsp;</strong>Deputy Director for Requirements and Capability Development (J8), Joint Staff&nbsp;<em>(invited)</em></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>This call for presentations or demonstrations challenges presenters to explore collaborative EW through innovation and invention. Presentations or demonstrations from all Services, DoD, Industry, and Academia are requested to identify technical paths, options, and potential opportunities for EW collaboration with a support to Distributed operations focus. Submitted abstracts are specifically requested to address one or more of the symposium topics:</p> <p>- Jointly interoperable EW technologies<br />- EW technology advancements impact on TTPs<br />- Speed to DMO Fleet</p> <p>Abstracts for presentations are required in unclassified textual format. Send completed Abstract Form and your unclassified abstract to Mr. Brian Hill and Mr. Brian Ziegler at <a href="mailto:PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil">PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil,</a> and to Christine Armstrong at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:armstrong@crows.org">armstrong@crows.org</a> NLT <strong>January 20.</strong></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Register Now! AOC EW Asia, February 4-5, Singapore https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>"Advancing Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region"<br /></em></strong><em>February 4-5, 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore</em></p> <p>The 4th AOC EW Asia event will consider the future of EW and EM Operations in the changing light of current and emerging threats.</p> <p>The conference will consist of plenary sessions focusing on operations, defence capability development, and industry inventiveness.&nbsp;AOC EW Asia 2020 will bring together the EW, SIGINT, C4ISR, Cyber EM Activities (CEMA) communities and more. Speakers will include leaders and operators from the military, government, and academia, S&amp;T and international R&amp;D communities and, crucially, industry. This is an unclassified, English-language, pan Asia-Pacific event providing unique networking opportunities, a specialist&nbsp;exhibition and a world-class conference.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>AOC EW Asia Agenda Revealed!</strong></span></p> <p>The conference agenda for the 2020 edition of AOC Electronic Warfare Asia has been announced.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Keynote speakers include:<br /></strong></span>- <strong>AVM Peter Nicholson</strong>, Executive &amp; Project Director (ED + PD), Institute for Regional Affairs, Australia<br />- <strong>Air Marshal Daljit Singh</strong>, Indian Air Force (Retd)<br />- <strong>Dr. Seng Hong</strong>, Senior Adviser, US Air Force Research Lab</p> <p>Tackling the theme of Enabling Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region, the event looks set to attract in excess of 350 EW-focussed attendees. Browse the <a href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia">full agenda online here.</a>&nbsp;</p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers Register Now for Our Next Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation, January 16 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p>January 16, 14:00-15:00 EST</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group=">REGISTER HERE!</a></strong></p> <p>Modeling and Simulation is extremely useful to the field of Electronic Warfare. It includes computer modeling for engagement analysis, simulation for training and simulation for test and evaluation of systems, and subsystems. This webinar introduces all of these applications. After covering basic definitions, the webinar focuses on some important modeling and simulation principles:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>- What level of fidelity is required in a model and in a simulator (for training and for test and evaluation)?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to the selection of approaches?<br />- How does simulation enhance the training of commanders, operators and maintainers?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to test and evaluation?<br />- How can signals be introduced into an EW system for the evaluation of systems and subsystems during the testing process?<br />- How are system components modeled?<br />- How are interactions between threats and EW systems represented mathematically?</p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= INDUSTRY NEWS: Pentagon Wants to Streamline Its Counterdrone Focus https://www.c4isrnet.com/unmanned/2019/12/11/pentagon-wants-to-streamline-its-counterdrone-focus/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The Pentagon&rsquo;s top acquisition official believes&nbsp;countering small drones&nbsp;is a key priority for the Department of Defense in 2020, and has a plan to concentrate such programs to &ldquo;three to five&rdquo; key systems that can be deployed across DoD.&nbsp;<em>(C4ISRNET)</em></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.c4isrnet.com/unmanned/2019/12/11/pentagon-wants-to-streamline-its-counterdrone-focus/ INDUSTRY NEWS: US Army Picks Two Vehicle Protection Systems to Evaluate Realm of the Possible https://www.defensenews.com/land/2019/12/09/us-army-picks-two-vehicle-protection-systems-to-evaluate-realm-of-the-possible/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The U.S. Army has picked two&nbsp;active protection systems&nbsp;to evaluate next fall for possible applications on a variety of ground combat vehicles. A Rheinmetall and Unified Business Technologies team received an $11 million contract from the Army to provide its&nbsp;StrikeShield APS system&nbsp;for the evaluation.&nbsp;<em>(Defense News)</em></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.defensenews.com/land/2019/12/09/us-army-picks-two-vehicle-protection-systems-to-evaluate-realm-of-the-possible/ INDUSTRY NEWS: Swarm! Cries the Air Force (And F-35 Pilots Will Love It) https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/swarm-cries-air-force-and-f-35-pilots-will-love-it-104172 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The Air Force and DARPA are now testing new hardware and software configured to enable 4th-Generation aircraft to command drones from the cockpit in the air, bringing new levels of autonomy, more attack options and a host of new reconnaissance advantages to air warfare.&nbsp;<em>(The National Interest)</em></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:04:48 PM https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/swarm-cries-air-force-and-f-35-pilots-will-love-it-104172 CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: 45th Annual Dixie Crow Technical Symposium http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Maintaining Dominance in the Electromagnetic Spectrum&nbsp;(EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open&nbsp;</strong><strong>Standards and Innovation</strong></em></p> <p><strong>March 22-25</strong><br />Century of Flight Hangar Museum of Aviation<br />Robins AFB, Georgia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS:</strong></span></p> <p>We are soliciting topics in support of this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Maintaining Dominance in the<br />Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open<br />Standards and Innovation.&rdquo; Papers to support this theme should relate to Electronic Warfare<br />(EW), Intelligence, Surveillance &amp; Reconnaissance (ISR), or Avionics. Proposed topic abstracts<br />may be submitted for technical solutions (both software and hardware), acquisition strategies,<br />initiatives, new technologies, novel methods of integration for existing technologies,<br />techniques, simulation, methods, policy/doctrine, interoperability, open systems, modeling,<br />architectures, and best practices.</p> <p>Submit <strong>unclassified</strong> abstracts to <a href="mailto:AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil">AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil</a> by <strong>16 January 2020</strong>.<br /><strong>Abstract formatting guidelines available <a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/About-Us/EWA-Conference/.">here</a>.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/Portals/59/documents/EWA%20Conference/2019%20%20Call%20for%20Papers-EWA%20Conference%20flyer.pdf?ver=2019-11-13-103932-383"><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>Click here for more information on the EWA call for papers.</strong></span></a></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong><span style="color: #000000;">Registration coming soon!</span> <a href="https://www.dixiecrowsymposium.com/">Click here for conference information.</a></strong></span></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Metropolitan Club Chapter Hosts Annual STEM Scholarship Awards Dinner http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=594360&issueID=64005 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p>The Metropolitan Club Chapter of the AOC hosted our 54th annual STEM Scholarship Awards dinner on 14 November 2019. Scholarships were awarded to two worthy individuals from local colleges that excel in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math. The 2019 Scholarship award winner were: Mayank Vanjani, NYU Tandon School of Engineering (GPA 3.95), and Michael Gregory Campiglia, Manhattan College (GPA 3.91).</p> <p>The guest speaker of the night was CDR Brian &ldquo;CHACHI&rdquo; Arena, VAQ-209 commanding officer.</p> <p>Industry Sponsors included BAE Systems, COMTECH PST, L3 Harris Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Telephonics.</p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=594360&amp;issueID=64005 Live Professional Development Web Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 25-26, Washington, DC</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (17:00 - 18:00 UTC)</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, California</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Virtual Series Webinar: RF Challenges in the Modern EW Battlespace https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 12, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: How the West is Losing the Navigation and Timing War And Risking Everything https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 26, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&amp;group= Live Professional Development Web Course: EW Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 2-25 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 16:00 EDT (17:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&amp;group= Save the Date! EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop, February 25-26, Washington, DC https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Outlining Approval Paths and Best Practices to Export EW Technology.</strong></em></p> <p>This forum provides a venue for stakeholders, thought-leaders and experts in Releasability, Export Control and Electronic Warfare to come together to focus on the USG processes required to acquire export approval via direct commercial sales (DCS) and foreign military sales (FMS) of EW technology. The first day will be classified SECRET / US Only and outline the specific technology release processes and best practices to enable positive export decisions for industry and the USG. The second day will be focused on our foreign allies and outline best practices and ways to leverage USG DCS and FMS modalities of sale to procure capabilities that fulfill EW operational requirements.</p> <p>US Secret Only (Day 1) and Unclassified (Day 2)</p> <p><strong>Registration for this event opens mid-December!</strong></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: EW Europe 2020, June 16-18, Liverpool, UK https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>Complex Electromagnetic Warfare and the Multi Domain Battle</em></strong></p> <p>The 25th AOC EW Europe event in Liverpool will bring together world-leading experts from the military, government, academia and industry. Delegates will progress their understanding of the issues, technology and capabilities that underpin their national Electronic Warfare abilities and allow them to enhance their capabilities both nationally and in international collaborative defence.&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>Are you interested in participating as a conference speaker at AOC EW Europe 2020? The AOC is soliciting original unclassified, English language papers from subject-matter experts and international thought-leaders from the government, military, academia and industry.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Session topics in support of the conference theme include:</strong></span></p> <p>- Operational updates and activities<br />- Global EW Threat Developments<br />- National perspectives on EW<br />- Cyber and Information Security<br />- Advances in Platform Protection<br />- Technological innovations and developments</p> <p>Authors should submit high-quality abstracts of 200-400 words. Each abstract should include a proposed title, topic overview, and key lessons for the audience. Details of the nominated speaker will also be required. Product pitches will not be accepted. <strong>Subissions are due January 8, 2020. <a href="https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process%20">Presentations can be submitted here.</a></strong></p> <p>If you have any queries regarding conference paper submission, please contact Sue Robertson at <a href="mailto:events@crows.org">events@crows.org</a>.</p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process INDUSTRY NEWS: Navy Prepares Its New Ford-Class Carriers for F-35C Stealth Attack https://www.foxnews.com/tech/navy-prepares-its-new-ford-class-carriers-for-f-35c-stealth-attack <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The&nbsp;Navy&nbsp;is preparing its first two new Ford-class aircraft carriers to launch air attacks with the first-of-its-kind carrier-launched F-35C stealth fighter, a move expected to further transform maritime air attack and bring new mission options to commanders.&nbsp;<em>(Fox News)</em></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://www.foxnews.com/tech/navy-prepares-its-new-ford-class-carriers-for-f-35c-stealth-attack INDUSTRY NEWS: The Reg Flag Exercise Showed That The F-35 Stealth Fighter Is Even Better Than You Think https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/reg-flag-exercise-showed-f-35-stealth-fighter-even-better-you-think-104022 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>As 60 enemy fighters closed in on a US Air Force 4th Generation fighter aircraft, blinding the jet with electronic warfare attacks, an experienced pilot faced unseen life-threatening attackers closing in -- during an air-combat Red Flag exercise closely replicating actual warfare scenarios.&nbsp;<em>(The National Interest)</em></p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/reg-flag-exercise-showed-f-35-stealth-fighter-even-better-you-think-104022 Find and Post Opportunities with the AOC Career Center! https://careers.crows.org <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64005>December 18, 2019</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center - the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT, &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Featured Jobs:</strong></span></p> <p>- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/northrop-grumman-is-hiring-for-multiple-engineering-positions/49306296/"><strong>Northrop Grumman is Hiring for Multiple Engineering Positions</strong></a> &ndash; Northrop Grumman &ndash; Linthicum, MD; Cincinnati, Beavercreek, OH; Rolling Meadows, IL; Camarillo, Pt Mugu, China Lake, CA; Buffalo,&nbsp; Bethpage, NY, United States<br />- <strong><a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/principal-software-engineer-sigint/50855400/">Principal Software Engineer (Sigint)</a>&nbsp;</strong>&ndash; Sierra Nevada Corporation &ndash;&nbsp; Plano, TX; Folsom, CA; Beavercreek, OH; Centennial, CO, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/rf-engineer/51795113/"><strong>RF Engineer</strong></a>&nbsp;&ndash; DeDrone &ndash; Columbus, OH, United States</p></p> 12/16/2019 1:02:18 PM https://careers.crows.org CALL FOR PAPERS NOW OPEN! 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium, March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, CA https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Collaborative EW in support of Distributed Maritime Operations.</strong></em></p> <p>The 49th Annual Point Mugu Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of Collaborative Electronic Warfare, with an emphasis on EW in support of distribute maritime Operations. Prominent leaders, contributors, and representatives from the military, government, academia, and industry will come together to address current Electronic Warfare gaps to support distributed operations and emerging technologies required to address these gaps.</p> <p><strong>Registration opens December 16!</strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>Keynote Speaker:</strong></span></p> <p><strong>- Major&nbsp;General Lance Landrum, USAF,&nbsp;</strong>Deputy Director for Requirements and Capability Development (J8), Joint Staff&nbsp;<em>(invited)</em></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>This call for presentations or demonstrations challenges presenters to explore collaborative EW through innovation and invention. Presentations or demonstrations from all Services, DoD, Industry, and Academia are requested to identify technical paths, options, and potential opportunities for EW collaboration with a support to Distributed operations focus. Submitted abstracts are specifically requested to address one or more of the symposium topics:</p> <p>- Jointly interoperable EW technologies<br />- EW technology advancements impact on TTPs<br />- Speed to DMO Fleet</p> <p>Abstracts for presentations are required in unclassified textual format. Send completed Abstract Form and your unclassified abstract to Mr. Brian Hill and Mr. Brian Ziegler at <a href="mailto:PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil">PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil,</a> and to Christine Armstrong at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:armstrong@crows.org">armstrong@crows.org</a> NLT <strong>January 20.</strong></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Register Now! AOC EW Asia, February 4-5, Singapore https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>"Advancing Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region"<br /></em></strong><em>February 4-5, 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore</em></p> <p>The 4th AOC EW Asia event will consider the future of EW and EM Operations in the changing light of current and emerging threats.</p> <p>The conference will consist of plenary sessions focusing on operations, defence capability development, and industry inventiveness.&nbsp;AOC EW Asia 2020 will bring together the EW, SIGINT, C4ISR, Cyber EM Activities (CEMA) communities and more. Speakers will include leaders and operators from the military, government, and academia, S&amp;T and international R&amp;D communities and, crucially, industry. This is an unclassified, English-language, pan Asia-Pacific event providing unique networking opportunities, a specialist&nbsp;exhibition and a world-class conference.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>AOC EW Asia Agenda Revealed!</strong></span></p> <p>The conference agenda for the 2020 edition of AOC Electronic Warfare Asia has been announced.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Keynote speakers include:<br /></strong></span>- <strong>AVM Peter Nicholson</strong>, Executive &amp; Project Director (ED + PD), Institute for Regional Affairs, Australia<br />- <strong>Air Marshal Daljit Singh</strong>, Indian Air Force (Retd)<br />- <strong>Dr. Seng Hong</strong>, Senior Adviser, US Air Force Research Lab</p> <p>Tackling the theme of Enabling Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region, the event looks set to attract in excess of 350 EW-focussed attendees. Browse the <a href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia">full agenda online here.</a>&nbsp;</p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers Register Now for Our Next Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation, January 16 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p>January 16, 14:00-15:00 EST</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group=">REGISTER HERE!</a></strong></p> <p>Modeling and Simulation is extremely useful to the field of Electronic Warfare. It includes computer modeling for engagement analysis, simulation for training and simulation for test and evaluation of systems, and subsystems. This webinar introduces all of these applications. After covering basic definitions, the webinar focuses on some important modeling and simulation principles:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>- What level of fidelity is required in a model and in a simulator (for training and for test and evaluation)?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to the selection of approaches?<br />- How does simulation enhance the training of commanders, operators and maintainers?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to test and evaluation?<br />- How can signals be introduced into an EW system for the evaluation of systems and subsystems during the testing process?<br />- How are system components modeled?<br />- How are interactions between threats and EW systems represented mathematically?</p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= INDUSTRY NEWS: US Navy, Air Force Team Up On New &lsquo;Manhattan Project&rsquo; https://www.defensenews.com/naval/2019/12/06/us-navy-air-force-team-up-on-new-manhattan-project/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The U.S. Navy and Air Force are teaming up to rapidly develop a&nbsp;network that can link together&nbsp;Air Force and Navy assets during battle, an effort the Navy&rsquo;s top officer compared to the 1940s program to develop an atomic bomb. <em>(Defense News)</em></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.defensenews.com/naval/2019/12/06/us-navy-air-force-team-up-on-new-manhattan-project/ INDUSTRY NEWS: 16th Air Force Launches Information Ops for the Digital Age https://www.airforcemag.com/article/16th-air-force-launches-information-ops-for-the-digital-age/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Against the ever-evolving backdrop of conflict in the digital era, the Air Force is stepping up efforts to explore and exploit cyberspace, the electromagnetic spectrum, and even the weather&mdash;further blurring the line between peacetime and wartime operations.&nbsp;<em>(Air Force Magazine)</em></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.airforcemag.com/article/16th-air-force-launches-information-ops-for-the-digital-age/ Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: 45th Annual Dixie Crow Technical Symposium http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Maintaining Dominance in the Electromagnetic Spectrum&nbsp;(EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open&nbsp;</strong><strong>Standards and Innovation</strong></em></p> <p><strong>March 22-25</strong><br />Century of Flight Hangar Museum of Aviation<br />Robins AFB, Georgia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS:</strong></span></p> <p>We are soliciting topics in support of this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Maintaining Dominance in the<br />Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open<br />Standards and Innovation.&rdquo; Papers to support this theme should relate to Electronic Warfare<br />(EW), Intelligence, Surveillance &amp; Reconnaissance (ISR), or Avionics. Proposed topic abstracts<br />may be submitted for technical solutions (both software and hardware), acquisition strategies,<br />initiatives, new technologies, novel methods of integration for existing technologies,<br />techniques, simulation, methods, policy/doctrine, interoperability, open systems, modeling,<br />architectures, and best practices.</p> <p>Submit <strong>unclassified</strong> abstracts to <a href="mailto:AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil">AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil</a> by <strong>16 January 2020</strong>.<br /><strong>Abstract formatting guidelines available <a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/About-Us/EWA-Conference/.">here</a>.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/Portals/59/documents/EWA%20Conference/2019%20%20Call%20for%20Papers-EWA%20Conference%20flyer.pdf?ver=2019-11-13-103932-383"><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>Click here for more information on the EWA call for papers.</strong></span></a></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong><span style="color: #000000;">Registration coming soon!</span> <a href="https://www.dixiecrowsymposium.com/">Click here for conference information.</a></strong></span></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf Metropolitan Club Chapter Hosts Annual STEM Scholarship Awards Dinner http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=593249&issueID=64004 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p>The Metropolitan Club Chapter of the AOC hosted our 54th annual STEM Scholarship Awards dinner on 14 November 2019. Scholarships were awarded to two worthy individuals from local colleges that excel in the areas of science, technology, engineering and math. The 2019 Scholarship award winner were: Mayank Vanjani, NYU Tandon School of Engineering (GPA 3.95), and Michael Gregory Campiglia, Manhattan College (GPA 3.91).</p> <p>The guest speaker of the night was CDR Brian &ldquo;CHACHI&rdquo; Arena, VAQ-209 commanding officer.</p> <p>Industry Sponsors included BAE Systems, COMTECH PST, L3 Harris Corporation, Northrop Grumman Corporation and Telephonics.</p></p> 12/9/2019 2:51:16 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=593249&amp;issueID=64004 Live Professional Development Web Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 25-26, Washington, DC</p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (17:00 - 18:00 UTC)</p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, California</p> 12/9/2019 2:53:27 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Virtual Series Webinar: RF Challenges in the Modern EW Battlespace https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 12, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 12/9/2019 2:54:22 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234206&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: How the West is Losing the Navigation and Timing War And Risking Everything https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 26, 14:00 - 15:00 EDT (18:00 - 19:00 UTC)</p> 12/9/2019 2:55:43 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234296&amp;group= Live Professional Development Web Course: EW Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />March 2-25 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 16:00 EDT (17:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/9/2019 2:57:50 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234104&amp;group= Review the coverage of the 56th Annual AOC International Symposium & Convention http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=593230&issueID=64004 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Access all of JED's coverage of the 56th Annual AOC International Symposium &amp; Convention here! See what you missed, and review the highlights from each Show Daily.&nbsp;</p> <p>Sunday, October 27 - <strong><a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76041">Issue 1</a></strong></p> <p>Monday, October 28 - <strong><a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76040">Issue 2</a></strong></p> <p>Tuesday, October 29 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76038"><strong>Issue 3</strong></a></p> <p>Wednesday, October 30 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76039"><strong>Issue 4</strong></a></p> <p>Monday, November 4 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76042"><strong>Wrap-up Issue</strong></a></p> <p><strong>Additional Media Coverage for the event can be found <a href="https://www.crows.org/mpage/2019News">here!</a></strong></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>View the <a style="color: #0000ff;" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/aocrows/collections/72157711687658233/">Event Photos</a></strong></span></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=593230&amp;issueID=64004 Save the Date! EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop, February 25-26, Washington, DC https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Outlining Approval Paths and Best Practices to Export EW Technology.</strong></em></p> <p>This forum provides a venue for stakeholders, thought-leaders and experts in Releasability, Export Control and Electronic Warfare to come together to focus on the USG processes required to acquire export approval via direct commercial sales (DCS) and foreign military sales (FMS) of EW technology. The first day will be classified SECRET / US Only and outline the specific technology release processes and best practices to enable positive export decisions for industry and the USG. The second day will be focused on our foreign allies and outline best practices and ways to leverage USG DCS and FMS modalities of sale to procure capabilities that fulfill EW operational requirements.</p> <p>US Secret Only (Day 1) and Unclassified (Day 2)</p> <p><strong>Registration for this event opens mid-December!</strong></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: EW Europe 2020, June 16-18, Liverpool, UK https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>Complex Electromagnetic Warfare and the Multi Domain Battle</em></strong></p> <p>The 25th AOC EW Europe event in Liverpool will bring together world-leading experts from the military, government, academia and industry. Delegates will progress their understanding of the issues, technology and capabilities that underpin their national Electronic Warfare abilities and allow them to enhance their capabilities both nationally and in international collaborative defence.&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>Are you interested in participating as a conference speaker at AOC EW Europe 2020? The AOC is soliciting original unclassified, English language papers from subject-matter experts and international thought-leaders from the government, military, academia and industry.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Session topics in support of the conference theme include:</strong></span></p> <p>- Operational updates and activities<br />- Global EW Threat Developments<br />- National perspectives on EW<br />- Cyber and Information Security<br />- Advances in Platform Protection<br />- Technological innovations and developments</p> <p>Authors should submit high-quality abstracts of 200-400 words. Each abstract should include a proposed title, topic overview, and key lessons for the audience. Details of the nominated speaker will also be required. Product pitches will not be accepted. <strong>Subissions are due January 8, 2020. <a href="https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process%20">Presentations can be submitted here.</a></strong></p> <p>If you have any queries regarding conference paper submission, please contact Sue Robertson at <a href="mailto:events@crows.org">events@crows.org</a>.</p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process INDUSTRY NEWS: The Air Force Wants Help with These Technologies https://www.c4isrnet.com/battlefield-tech/2019/12/04/the-air-force-wants-help-with-these-technologies/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The Air Force is asking for industry&rsquo;s help developing advanced cyber and signals intelligence technologies. Specifically, the Air Force Research Lab wants technologies that can improve extraction, identification, analysis and reporting of tactical information to support intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance; protect forces with digital systems; and support battlespace awareness.&nbsp;<em>(C4ISRNET)</em></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.c4isrnet.com/battlefield-tech/2019/12/04/the-air-force-wants-help-with-these-technologies/ INDUSTRY NEWS: Europe-Based Army Strykers to Receive Anti-Jamming Systems https://www.stripes.com/news/europe/europe-based-army-strykers-to-receive-anti-jamming-systems-1.609848 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>The Army plans to install anti-electronic warfare systems in more than 300 of its Stryker armored vehicles in Europe, a decision made amid concerns that Russia and other adversaries would attempt to disable GPS-based systems in the event of a conflict.&nbsp;<em>(Stars and Stripes)</em></p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://www.stripes.com/news/europe/europe-based-army-strykers-to-receive-anti-jamming-systems-1.609848 Find and Post Opportunities with the AOC Career Center! https://careers.crows.org <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64004>December 11, 2019</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center - the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT, &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Featured Jobs:</strong></span></p> <p>- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/northrop-grumman-is-hiring-for-multiple-engineering-positions/49306296/"><strong>Northrop Grumman is Hiring for Multiple Engineering Positions</strong></a> &ndash; Northrop Grumman &ndash; Linthicum, MD; Cincinnati, Beavercreek, OH; Rolling Meadows, IL; Camarillo, Pt Mugu, China Lake, CA; Buffalo,&nbsp; Bethpage, NY, United States<br />- <strong><a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/principal-software-engineer-sigint/50855400/">Principal Software Engineer (Sigint)</a>&nbsp;</strong>&ndash; Sierra Nevada Corporation &ndash;&nbsp; Plano, TX; Folsom, CA; Beavercreek, OH; Centennial, CO, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/rf-engineer/51795113/"><strong>RF Engineer</strong></a>&nbsp;&ndash; DeDrone &ndash; Columbus, OH, United States</p></p> 12/9/2019 2:39:57 PM https://careers.crows.org CALL FOR PAPERS NOW OPEN! 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium, March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, CA https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Collaborative EW in support of Distributed Maritime Operations.</strong></em></p> <p>The 49th Annual Point Mugu Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of Collaborative Electronic Warfare, with an emphasis on EW in support of distribute maritime Operations. Prominent leaders, contributors, and representatives from the military, government, academia, and industry will come together to address current Electronic Warfare gaps to support distributed operations and emerging technologies required to address these gaps.</p> <p><strong>Registration opens December 16!</strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>This call for presentations or demonstrations challenges presenters to explore collaborative EW through innovation and invention. Presentations or demonstrations from all Services, DoD, Industry, and Academia are requested to identify technical paths, options, and potential opportunities for EW collaboration with a support to Distributed operations focus. Submitted abstracts are specifically requested to address one or more of the symposium topics:</p> <p>- Jointly interoperable EW technologies<br />- EW technology advancements impact on TTPs<br />- Speed to DMO Fleet</p> <p>Abstracts for presentations are required in unclassified textual format. Send completed Abstract Form and your unclassified abstract to Mr. Brian Hill and Mr. Brian Ziegler at <a href="mailto:PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil">PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil,</a> and to Christine Armstrong at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:armstrong@crows.org">armstrong@crows.org</a> NLT <strong>January 20.</strong></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Register Now! AOC EW Asia, February 4-5, Singapore https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>"Advancing Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region"<br /></em></strong><em>February 4-5, 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore</em></p> <p>The 4th AOC EW Asia event will consider the future of EW and EM Operations in the changing light of current and emerging threats.</p> <p>The conference will consist of plenary sessions focusing on operations, defence capability development, and industry inventiveness.&nbsp;AOC EW Asia 2020 will bring together the EW, SIGINT, C4ISR, Cyber EM Activities (CEMA) communities and more. Speakers will include leaders and operators from the military, government, and academia, S&amp;T and international R&amp;D communities and, crucially, industry. This is an unclassified, English-language, pan Asia-Pacific event providing unique networking opportunities, a specialist&nbsp;exhibition and a world-class conference.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>AOC EW Asia Agenda Revealed!</strong></span></p> <p>The conference agenda for the 2020 edition of AOC Electronic Warfare Asia has been announced.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Keynote speakers include:<br /></strong></span>- <strong>AVM Peter Nicholson</strong>, Executive &amp; Project Director (ED + PD), Institute for Regional Affairs, Australia<br />- <strong>Air Marshal Daljit Singh</strong>, Indian Air Force (Retd)<br />- <strong>Dr. Seng Hong</strong>, Senior Adviser, US Air Force Research Lab</p> <p>Tackling the theme of Enabling Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region, the event looks set to attract in excess of 350 EW-focussed attendees. Browse the <a href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia">full agenda online here.</a>&nbsp;</p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers Register Now for Our Next Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation, January 16 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation</strong></em>&nbsp;</p> <p>January 16, 14:00-15:00 EST</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group=">REGISTER HERE!</a></strong></p> <p>Modeling and Simulation is extremely useful to the field of Electronic Warfare. It includes computer modeling for engagement analysis, simulation for training and simulation for test and evaluation of systems, and subsystems. This webinar introduces all of these applications. After covering basic definitions, the webinar focuses on some important modeling and simulation principles:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>- What level of fidelity is required in a model and in a simulator (for training and for test and evaluation)?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to the selection of approaches?<br />- How does simulation enhance the training of commanders, operators and maintainers?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to test and evaluation?<br />- How can signals be introduced into an EW system for the evaluation of systems and subsystems during the testing process?<br />- How are system components modeled?<br />- How are interactions between threats and EW systems represented mathematically?</p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= INDUSTRY NEWS: Spain&rsquo;s Indra Claims Lead in EU Electronic-Warfare Push for Future Aircraft https://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2019/11/26/spains-indra-claims-lead-in-eu-electronic-warfare-push-for-future-aircraft/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Spanish military-electronics specialist Indra has claimed the lead in a program meant to equip future European military aircraft with new&nbsp;electronic-warfare capabilities, according to a company announcement.&nbsp;<em>(Defense News)</em></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM https://www.defensenews.com/global/europe/2019/11/26/spains-indra-claims-lead-in-eu-electronic-warfare-push-for-future-aircraft/ INDUSTRY NEWS: NAVAIR picks payload contest winners for US Marine Corps' MUX https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/navair-picks-payload-contest-winners-for-us-marine-c-462493/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The US Marine Corps&rsquo; MUX programme ultimately aims to develop a vertical take-off and landing (VTOL) aircraft which would be ship-based and serve as a platform for airborne early warning, electronic warfare, intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and data relay. <em>(Flight Global)</em></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/navair-picks-payload-contest-winners-for-us-marine-c-462493/ INDUSTRY NEWS: How the F-35B Stealth Fighter Will Transform the Navy's Aircraft Carriers https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/how-f-35b-stealth-fighter-will-transform-navys-aircraft-carriers-100127 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Carriers may be on the verge of a global comeback. China&rsquo;s ambitious aircraft carrier program is already&nbsp;well documented&mdash;but Beijing&rsquo;s northeastern neighbors are set to deploy three new aircraft carriers between them. The United Kingdom will soon have two carriers of its own, as will Italy.&nbsp;<em>(The National Interest)</em></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:08:28 PM https://nationalinterest.org/blog/buzz/how-f-35b-stealth-fighter-will-transform-navys-aircraft-carriers-100127 Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: 45th Annual Dixie Crow Technical Symposium http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Maintaining Dominance in the Electromagnetic Spectrum&nbsp;(EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open&nbsp;</strong><strong>Standards and Innovation</strong></em></p> <p><strong>March 22-25</strong><br />Century of Flight Hangar Museum of Aviation<br />Robins AFB, Georgia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS:</strong></span></p> <p>We are soliciting topics in support of this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Maintaining Dominance in the<br />Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open<br />Standards and Innovation.&rdquo; Papers to support this theme should relate to Electronic Warfare<br />(EW), Intelligence, Surveillance &amp; Reconnaissance (ISR), or Avionics. Proposed topic abstracts<br />may be submitted for technical solutions (both software and hardware), acquisition strategies,<br />initiatives, new technologies, novel methods of integration for existing technologies,<br />techniques, simulation, methods, policy/doctrine, interoperability, open systems, modeling,<br />architectures, and best practices.</p> <p>Submit <strong>unclassified</strong> abstracts to <a href="mailto:AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil">AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil</a> by <strong>16 January 2020</strong>.<br /><strong>Abstract formatting guidelines available <a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/About-Us/EWA-Conference/.">here</a>.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/Portals/59/documents/EWA%20Conference/2019%20%20Call%20for%20Papers-EWA%20Conference%20flyer.pdf?ver=2019-11-13-103932-383"><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>Click here for more information on the EWA call for papers.</strong></span></a></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong><span style="color: #000000;">Registration coming soon!</span> <a href="https://www.dixiecrowsymposium.com/">Click here for conference information.</a></strong></span></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf Virtual Series Live Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 24-25, Washington, DC</p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 2020 14:00 -15:00 EST</p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers Review the coverage of the 56th Annual AOC International Symposium & Convention http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=592197&issueID=64003 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Access all of JED's coverage of the 56th Annual AOC International Symposium &amp; Convention here! See what you missed, and review the highlights from each Show Daily.&nbsp;</p> <p>Sunday, October 27 - <strong><a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76041">Issue 1</a></strong></p> <p>Monday, October 28 - <strong><a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76040">Issue 2</a></strong></p> <p>Tuesday, October 29 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76038"><strong>Issue 3</strong></a></p> <p>Wednesday, October 30 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76039"><strong>Issue 4</strong></a></p> <p>Monday, November 4 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76042"><strong>Wrap-up Issue</strong></a></p> <p><strong>Additional Media Coverage for the event can be found <a href="https://www.crows.org/mpage/2019News">here!</a></strong></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>View the <a style="color: #0000ff;" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/aocrows/collections/72157711687658233/">Event Photos</a></strong></span></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=592197&amp;issueID=64003 Save the Date! EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop, February 24-25, Washington, DC https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Outlining Approval Paths and Best Practices to Export EW Technology.</strong></em></p> <p>This forum provides a venue for stakeholders, thought-leaders and experts in Releasability, Export Control and Electronic Warfare to come together to focus on the USG processes required to acquire export approval via direct commercial sales (DCS) and foreign military sales (FMS) of EW technology. The first day will be classified SECRET / US Only and outline the specific technology release processes and best practices to enable positive export decisions for industry and the USG. The second day will be focused on our foreign allies and outline best practices and ways to leverage USG DCS and FMS modalities of sale to procure capabilities that fulfill EW operational requirements.</p> <p>US Secret Only (Day 1) and Unclassified (Day 2)</p> <p><strong>Registration for this event opens mid-December!</strong></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: EW Europe 2020, June 16-18, Liverpool, UK https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>Complex Electromagnetic Warfare and the Multi Domain Battle</em></strong></p> <p>The 25th AOC EW Europe event in Liverpool will bring together world-leading experts from the military, government, academia and industry. Delegates will progress their understanding of the issues, technology and capabilities that underpin their national Electronic Warfare abilities and allow them to enhance their capabilities both nationally and in international collaborative defence.&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>Are you interested in participating as a conference speaker at AOC EW Europe 2020? The AOC is soliciting original unclassified, English language papers from subject-matter experts and international thought-leaders from the government, military, academia and industry.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Session topics in support of the conference theme include:</strong></span></p> <p>- Operational updates and activities<br />- Global EW Threat Developments<br />- National perspectives on EW<br />- Cyber and Information Security<br />- Advances in Platform Protection<br />- Technological innovations and developments</p> <p>Authors should submit high-quality abstracts of 200-400 words. Each abstract should include a proposed title, topic overview, and key lessons for the audience. Details of the nominated speaker will also be required. Product pitches will not be accepted. <strong>Subissions are due January 8, 2020. <a href="https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process%20">Presentations can be submitted here.</a></strong></p> <p>If you have any queries regarding conference paper submission, please contact Sue Robertson at <a href="mailto:events@crows.org">events@crows.org</a>.</p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process INDUSTRY NEWS: Electronic Warfare Evolving Rapidly in the Hands of Irregular Forces https://www.defenceweb.co.za/featured/electronic-warfare-evolving-rapidly-in-the-hands-of-irregular-forces/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Electronic warfare is advancing rapidly and is increasingly being used by irregular forces, defence expert Helmoed Romer Heitman has cautioned, and urged governments and militaries to stay on top of this rapidly evolving sector.&nbsp;<em>(Defence Web)</em></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.defenceweb.co.za/featured/electronic-warfare-evolving-rapidly-in-the-hands-of-irregular-forces/ INDUSTRY NEWS: The 107th NATO Electronic Warfare Advisory Committee (NEWAC) Convenes in Brussels https://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/news_171280.htm?selectedLocale=en <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>On 25th to 27th November, the NATO Electronic Warfare Advisory Committee (NEWAC) convened its 107th Plenary meeting at the NATO Headquarters in Brussels. The meeting was presided over by Colonel Ziya Kabasakal, chairperson for the Committee.&nbsp;<em>(NATO)</em></p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:40 PM https://www.nato.int/cps/en/natolive/news_171280.htm?selectedLocale=en Find and Post Opportunities with the AOC Career Center! https://careers.crows.org <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64003>December 4, 2019</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center - the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT, &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Featured Jobs:<br /></strong></span></p> <p>- <strong><a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/principal-software-engineer-sigint/50855400/">Principal Software Engineer (Sigint)</a>&nbsp;</strong>&ndash; Sierra Nevada Corporation &ndash;&nbsp; Plano, TX; Folsom, CA; Beavercreek, OH; Centennial, CO, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/rf-engineer/51795113/"><strong>RF Engineer</strong></a>&nbsp;&ndash; DeDrone &ndash; Columbus, OH, United States<br />- <strong><a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/systems-engineer-principal-electronic-warfare/51799988/">Systems Engineer Principal Electronic Warfare</a> </strong>&ndash; BAE Systems &ndash; Nashua, NH, United States</p></p> 12/2/2019 3:02:39 PM https://careers.crows.org CALL FOR PAPERS NOW OPEN! 49th Annual Collaborative EW Symposium, March 31 - April 2, Pt. Mugu, CA https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Collaborative EW in support of Distributed Maritime Operations.</strong></em></p> <p>The 49th Annual Point Mugu Collaborative Electronic Warfare Symposium will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of Collaborative Electronic Warfare, with an emphasis on EW in support of distribute maritime Operations. Prominent leaders, contributors, and representatives from the military, government, academia, and industry will come together to address current Electronic Warfare gaps to support distributed operations and emerging technologies required to address these gaps.</p> <p><strong>Registration opens December 16!</strong></p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>This call for presentations or demonstrations challenges presenters to explore collaborative EW through innovation and invention. Presentations or demonstrations from all Services, DoD, Industry, and Academia are requested to identify technical paths, options, and potential opportunities for EW collaboration with a support to Distributed operations focus. Submitted abstracts are specifically requested to address one or more of the symposium topics:</p> <p>- Jointly interoperable EW technologies<br />- EW technology advancements impact on TTPs<br />- Speed to DMO Fleet</p> <p>Abstracts for presentations are required in unclassified textual format. Send completed Abstract Form and your unclassified abstract to Mr. Brian Hill and Mr. Brian Ziegler at <a href="mailto:PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil">PT_MUGU_EW_SYMPO.FCT@navy.mil,</a> and to Christine Armstrong at&nbsp;<a href="mailto:armstrong@crows.org">armstrong@crows.org</a> NLT <strong>January 20.</strong></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.crows.org/page/collaborativeEW2020 Register Now! AOC EW Asia, February 4-5, Singapore https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>"Advancing Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region"<br /></em></strong><em>February 4-5, 2020, Marina Bay Sands, Singapore</em></p> <p>The 4th AOC EW Asia event will consider the future of EW and EM Operations in the changing light of current and emerging threats.</p> <p>The conference will consist of plenary sessions focusing on operations, defence capability development, and industry inventiveness.&nbsp;AOC EW Asia 2020 will bring together the EW, SIGINT, C4ISR, Cyber EM Activities (CEMA) communities and more. Speakers will include leaders and operators from the military, government, and academia, S&amp;T and international R&amp;D communities and, crucially, industry. This is an unclassified, English-language, pan Asia-Pacific event providing unique networking opportunities, a specialist&nbsp;exhibition and a world-class conference.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>AOC EW Asia Agenda Revealed!</strong></span></p> <p>The conference agenda for the 2020 edition of AOC Electronic Warfare Asia has been announced.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Keynote speakers include:<br /></strong></span>- <strong>AVM Peter Nicholson</strong>, Executive &amp; Project Director (ED + PD), Institute for Regional Affairs, Australia<br />- <strong>Air Marshal Daljit Singh</strong>, Indian Air Force (Retd)<br />- <strong>Dr. Seng Hong</strong>, Senior Adviser, US Air Force Research Lab</p> <p>Tackling the theme of Enabling Electromagnetic Operations in the Asia Pacific Region, the event looks set to attract in excess of 350 EW-focussed attendees. Browse the <a href="https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia">full agenda online here.</a>&nbsp;</p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers Register Now for Our Next Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation, January 16 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation</strong></em><br />&nbsp;<br />January 16, 14:00-15:00 EST</p> <p><strong><a href="https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group=">REGISTER HERE!</a></strong></p> <p>Modeling and Simulation is extremely useful to the field of Electronic Warfare. It includes computer modeling for engagement analysis, simulation for training and simulation for test and evaluation of systems, and subsystems. This webinar introduces all of these applications. After covering basic definitions, the webinar focuses on some important modeling and simulation principles:&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> <p>- What level of fidelity is required in a model and in a simulator (for training and for test and evaluation)?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to the selection of approaches?<br />- How does simulation enhance the training of commanders, operators and maintainers?<br />- How is simulation most effectively applied to test and evaluation?<br />- How can signals be introduced into an EW system for the evaluation of systems and subsystems during the testing process?<br />- How are system components modeled?<br />- How are interactions between threats and EW systems represented mathematically?</p></p> 11/25/2019 3:30:43 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= INDUSTRY NEWS: US Electronic Warfare: You&rsquo;re Doing It Wrong https://breakingdefense.com/2019/11/electronic-warfare-youre-doing-it-wrong/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Despite rising budgets and high-level attention to&nbsp;electronic warfare, the Pentagon&rsquo;s &ldquo;efforts have been unfocused and are likely to fail,&rdquo; warns a&nbsp;congressionally mandated&nbsp;study out today. What the US needs, the Center for Strategic &amp; Budgetary Assessments report says, is a radically new approach that can&nbsp;outfox Russia and China.&nbsp;<em>(Breaking Defense)</em></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://breakingdefense.com/2019/11/electronic-warfare-youre-doing-it-wrong/ INDUSTRY NEWS: Report Calls Out US Navy for Surveillance and Targeting Shortfalls https://www.defensenews.com/naval/2019/11/22/report-calls-out-the-us-navy-for-surveillance-and-targeting-shortfalls/?utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=EBB%2011.25.19&utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The U.S. Navy lacks the necessary intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance&nbsp;assets to support a force plans to operate more spread out and fight at longer ranges, according to&nbsp;a new report&nbsp;by the conservative Hudson Institute think tank.&nbsp;<em>(Defense News)</em></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.defensenews.com/naval/2019/11/22/report-calls-out-the-us-navy-for-surveillance-and-targeting-shortfalls/?utm_source=Sailthru&amp;utm_medium=email&amp;utm_campaign=EBB%2011.25.19&amp;utm_term=Editorial%20-%20Early%20Bird%20Brief Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: 45th Annual Dixie Crow Technical Symposium http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Maintaining Dominance in the Electromagnetic Spectrum&nbsp;(EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open&nbsp;</strong><strong>Standards and Innovation</strong></em></p> <p><strong>March 22-25</strong><br />Century of Flight Hangar Museum of Aviation<br />Robins AFB, Georgia</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS:</strong></span></p> <p>We are soliciting topics in support of this year&rsquo;s theme, &ldquo;Maintaining Dominance in the<br />Electromagnetic Spectrum (EMS) by Rapidly Fielding and Modifying Systems Using Open<br />Standards and Innovation.&rdquo; Papers to support this theme should relate to Electronic Warfare<br />(EW), Intelligence, Surveillance &amp; Reconnaissance (ISR), or Avionics. Proposed topic abstracts<br />may be submitted for technical solutions (both software and hardware), acquisition strategies,<br />initiatives, new technologies, novel methods of integration for existing technologies,<br />techniques, simulation, methods, policy/doctrine, interoperability, open systems, modeling,<br />architectures, and best practices.</p> <p>Submit <strong>unclassified</strong> abstracts to <a href="mailto:AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil">AFLCMC.WNY.AFTechProg@us.af.mil</a> by <strong>16 January 2020</strong>.<br /><strong>Abstract formatting guidelines available <a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/About-Us/EWA-Conference/.">here</a>.</strong></p> <p><a href="https://www.robins.af.mil/Portals/59/documents/EWA%20Conference/2019%20%20Call%20for%20Papers-EWA%20Conference%20flyer.pdf?ver=2019-11-13-103932-383"><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>Click here for more information on the EWA call for papers.</strong></span></a></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong><span style="color: #000000;">Registration coming soon!</span> <a href="https://www.dixiecrowsymposium.com/">Click here for conference information.</a></strong></span></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:43:50 PM http://www.ecrow.org/pdf/DixieCrow45_Schedule_of_Events_2019Oct8.pdf Virtual Series Live Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 24-25, Washington, DC</p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 2020 14:00 -15:00 EST</p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers Review the coverage of the 56th Annual AOC International Symposium & Convention http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=591441&issueID=64002 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Access all of JED's coverage of the 56th Annual AOC International Symposium &amp; Convention here! See what you missed, and review the highlights from each Show Daily.&nbsp;</p> <p>Sunday, October 27 - <strong><a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76041">Issue 1</a></strong></p> <p>Monday, October 28 - <strong><a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76040">Issue 2</a></strong></p> <p>Tuesday, October 29 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76038"><strong>Issue 3</strong></a></p> <p>Wednesday, October 30 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76039"><strong>Issue 4</strong></a></p> <p>Monday, November 4 - <a href="https://www.naylornetwork.com/jed-showDaily/newsletter.asp?issueID=76042"><strong>Wrap-up Issue</strong></a></p> <p><strong>Additional Media Coverage for the event can be found <a href="https://www.crows.org/mpage/2019News">here!</a></strong></p> <p><span style="color: #0000ff;"><strong>View the <a style="color: #0000ff;" href="https://www.flickr.com/photos/aocrows/collections/72157711687658233/">Event Photos</a></strong></span></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM http://www.ecrow.org/articles/index-v4.asp?aid=591441&amp;issueID=64002 Save the Date! EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop, February 24-25, Washington, DC https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>Outlining Approval Paths and Best Practices to Export EW Technology.</strong></em></p> <p>This forum provides a venue for stakeholders, thought-leaders and experts in Releasability, Export Control and Electronic Warfare to come together to focus on the USG processes required to acquire export approval via direct commercial sales (DCS) and foreign military sales (FMS) of EW technology. The first day will be classified SECRET / US Only and outline the specific technology release processes and best practices to enable positive export decisions for industry and the USG. The second day will be focused on our foreign allies and outline best practices and ways to leverage USG DCS and FMS modalities of sale to procure capabilities that fulfill EW operational requirements.</p> <p>US Secret Only (Day 1) and Unclassified (Day 2)</p> <p><strong>Registration for this event opens mid-December!</strong></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 CALL FOR PAPERS OPEN: EW Europe 2020, June 16-18, Liverpool, UK https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p><strong><em>Complex Electromagnetic Warfare and the Multi Domain Battle</em></strong></p> <p>The 25th AOC EW Europe event in Liverpool will bring together world-leading experts from the military, government, academia and industry. Delegates will progress their understanding of the issues, technology and capabilities that underpin their national Electronic Warfare abilities and allow them to enhance their capabilities both nationally and in international collaborative defence.&nbsp;</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline; color: #ff0000;"><strong>CALL FOR PAPERS</strong></span></p> <p>Are you interested in participating as a conference speaker at AOC EW Europe 2020? The AOC is soliciting original unclassified, English language papers from subject-matter experts and international thought-leaders from the government, military, academia and industry.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Session topics in support of the conference theme include:</strong></span></p> <p>- Operational updates and activities<br />- Global EW Threat Developments<br />- National perspectives on EW<br />- Cyber and Information Security<br />- Advances in Platform Protection<br />- Technological innovations and developments</p> <p>Authors should submit high-quality abstracts of 200-400 words. Each abstract should include a proposed title, topic overview, and key lessons for the audience. Details of the nominated speaker will also be required. Product pitches will not be accepted. <strong>Subissions are due January 8, 2020. <a href="https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process%20">Presentations can be submitted here.</a></strong></p> <p>If you have any queries regarding conference paper submission, please contact Sue Robertson at <a href="mailto:events@crows.org">events@crows.org</a>.</p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.eweurope.com/submission-process INDUSTRY NEWS: The New Era of High-Power Electromagnetic Weapons https://www.militaryaerospace.com/power/article/14072339/emp-high-power-electromagnetic-weapons-railguns-microwaves <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Military researchers around the world have been studying electromagnetics as a weapon for decades. The most successful application has been in lasers, with the development of small high-power systems. Experts also have made advances in microwave weapons and non-nuclear&nbsp;electromagnetic pulses (EMPs).&nbsp;<em>(Military &amp; Aerospace Electronics)</em></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.militaryaerospace.com/power/article/14072339/emp-high-power-electromagnetic-weapons-railguns-microwaves INDUSTRY NEWS: The 16th Air Force Targets Capability Integration https://www.afcea.org/content/16th-air-force-targets-capability-integration <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em></em></strong><br /><p>Less than two months on the job, Lt. Gen. Timothy Haugh, USAF, commander of the&nbsp;16th Air Force (Air Forces Cyber),&nbsp;is already shaping the structure of the service&rsquo;s new information warfare Numbered Air Force (NAF).&nbsp;<em>(Signal Magazine)</em></p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://www.afcea.org/content/16th-air-force-targets-capability-integration Find and Post Opportunities with the AOC Career Center! https://careers.crows.org <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64002>November 27, 2019</a> -- <em>Careers</em></strong><br /><p>The Association of Old Crows is pleased to provide its online Career Center - the premier resource to connect career opportunities with highly qualified EW, EMSO, CEMA, SIGINT, ELINT, &amp; IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at <a href="https://careers.crows.org"><span style="color: #0000ff;">https://careers.crows.org</span></a>.</p> <p><span style="text-decoration: underline;"><strong>Featured Jobs:<br /></strong></span></p> <p>- <strong><a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/principal-software-engineer-sigint/50855400/">Principal Software Engineer (Sigint)</a>&nbsp;</strong>&ndash; Sierra Nevada Corporation &ndash;&nbsp; Plano, TX; Folsom, CA; Beavercreek, OH; Centennial, CO, United States<br />- <a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/rf-engineer/51795113/"><strong>RF Engineer</strong></a>&nbsp;&ndash; DeDrone &ndash; Columbus, OH, United States<br />- <strong><a href="https://careers.crows.org/job/systems-engineer-principal-electronic-warfare/51799988/">Systems Engineer Principal Electronic Warfare</a> </strong>&ndash; BAE Systems &ndash; Nashua, NH, United States</p></p> 11/25/2019 3:17:34 PM https://careers.crows.org DON'T MISS TOMORROW'S WEBINAR! 3 Pillars of EW - Electronic Protect, November 21, 1400-1500 EST https://www.crows.org/event/3-pillars-ew-ep <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Association News</em></strong><br /><p><strong>3 Pillars of EW - Electronic Protect</strong></p> <p><em>(Part III of a three-part series)</em></p> <p><strong>Thursday, November 21, 2019 14:00-15:00 EST (18:00-19:00 UTC)</strong></p> <p>This third session in the 3-part series covers the importance of Electronic Protect.&nbsp;Electronic Protection Electronic Protection (EP), sometimes called Electronic Counter-Countermeasures (ECCM), along with Electronic Attack (EA) and Electronic Support (ES) constitute the triad of major subgroups of Electronic Warfare. Radar EP techniques include (1) reduction of side lobe jamming through auxiliary antennas and processing; (2) reduce deceptive jamming through special processing circuits and modulations; and (3) reduce jamming using special operating modes.</p> <p>If you're an AOC member,&nbsp;click here to view <a href="https://www.crows.org/login.aspx?authtoken=40AA4AC0-8D38-4383-A150-3074F483CDAA&amp;persist=0&amp;returl=https%3A%2F%2Feducation%2Ecrows%2Eorg%2Fdiweb%2Fgateway%3Ff%3Dcatalog%2A2Fitem%2A2Fid%2A2F4794770%2A2Fq%2A2Fc%3D475%252520%26ct%3D6ZqpP8Jo152ez5cyc4dn7Cx8s9fwMaFNwsc0IieoLKDu3Rix%2A2BgXcDg%2A3D%2A3D">Part 1: Electronic Attack</a><br />You can also&nbsp;click here to check out <a href="https://www.crows.org/login.aspx?authtoken=EA1FC309-A848-44E7-AEAD-937076870F35&amp;persist=0&amp;returl=https%3A%2F%2Feducation%2Ecrows%2Eorg%2Fdiweb%2Fgateway%3Ff%3Dcatalog%2A2Fitem%2A2Fid%2A2F4802036%2A2Fq%2A2Fc%3D475%252520%26ct%3DZCqaiO5tdGuMSyXNdWsTtK0qoSd07MX9CZ2hl0rhC5MFbaeNiQwYMA%2A3D%2A3D">Part 2: Electronic Support</a></p></p> 11/18/2019 3:13:25 PM https://www.crows.org/event/3-pillars-ew-ep INDUSTRY NEWS: Stealthy Lockheed F-35 Breaks Down Too Often, Pentagon Says https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-11-13/lockheed-s-stealthy-f-35-breaks-down-too-often-pentagon-says <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>The Pentagon&rsquo;s chief weapons tester said the next-generation F-35 jet continues to fall short of full combat readiness targets and, despite some progress on reliability issues, all three versions of the fighter are breaking down &ldquo;more often than planned.&rdquo;&nbsp;<em>(Bloomberg)</em></p></p> 11/18/2019 3:13:25 PM https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2019-11-13/lockheed-s-stealthy-f-35-breaks-down-too-often-pentagon-says INDUSTRY NEWS: Airbus Announces a New Eurofighter Typhoon ECR/SEAD Variant https://theaviationist.com/2019/11/13/airbus-announces-a-new-eurofighter-typhoon-ecr-sead-variant/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>Airbus announced a new Electronic Combat Reconnaissance (ECR)/Suppression of Enemy Air Defences (SEAD) version of the Eurofighter Typhoon. The new project was first showcased during the&nbsp;Airbus Trade Media Briefing&nbsp;(TMB) on November 5 and then on November 12 during the&nbsp;International Fighter Conference.&nbsp;<em>(The Aviationist)</em></p></p> 11/18/2019 3:13:25 PM https://theaviationist.com/2019/11/13/airbus-announces-a-new-eurofighter-typhoon-ecr-sead-variant/ INDUSTRY NEWS: How a New Air Force Unit Could Help Beat Russian Air Defense Systems https://www.c4isrnet.com/battlefield-tech/it-networks/2019/11/12/how-a-new-air-force-unit-could-help-beat-russian-air-defense-systems/ <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Industry News</em></strong><br /><p>A new Air Force unit is expected to generate &ldquo;unmatched&rdquo; capabilities for commanders at &ldquo;a speed and scale that we&rsquo;ve never seen before,&rdquo; Gen. David Goldfein, the service&rsquo;s chief of staff, said recently.&nbsp;<em>(C4ISRNET)</em></p></p> 11/18/2019 3:13:25 PM https://www.c4isrnet.com/battlefield-tech/it-networks/2019/11/12/how-a-new-air-force-unit-could-help-beat-russian-air-defense-systems/ Sixth Electronic Warfare International Conference India (EWCI), February 17-20, Bangalore, India http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Chapter News</em></strong><br /><p><em><strong>EW: Collaborate for Success</strong></em></p> <p><strong>February 17-20</strong></p> <p>National Science Seminar Complex (NSSC)<br />Indian Institute of Science (IISc)<br />Bangalore, India</p> <p>The Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare (EWCI 2020)&nbsp;is being organised by the much Awarded India Chapter of Association of Old Crows (AOC), Bangalore, and has the active support of Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO), Government of India, Ministry of Defence and the Defence Public Sector Unit (DPSU), Bharat Electronics Limited (BEL), Bangalore. The Conference is envisaged to be of great use for modern armed forces, military planners, developers, procurers, testers, trainers, and vendors of the latest EW technologies and systems. Past conferences in the series attracted large delegations from Indian Armed Services, DRDO, Defence PSUs, and national and international EW professionals. A large scale indoor exhibition will accompany the conference, displaying the latest EW products from international EW organisations.</p></p> 11/18/2019 3:13:25 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: 3 Pillars of EW - Electronic Protect - Part 3 https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1220684&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />November 21, 14:00 -15:00 EST</p> 11/18/2019 3:13:25 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1220684&amp;group= Virtual Series Live Course: 21st Century Electronic Warfare, Systems, Technology, and Techniques https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 3-21 (8 sessions), 13:00 - 17:00 EST (18:00 - 22:00 UTC)</p> 11/18/2019 3:29:41 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1210198&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare Modeling and Simulation https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 16, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 11/18/2019 3:34:16 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234204&amp;group= Virtual Series Webinar: Infrared Countermeasures: A Heated Topic https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />January 30, 14:00 - 15:00 EST (19:00 - 20:00 UTC)</p> 11/18/2019 3:36:07 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234205&amp;group= EW Releasability and Export Control Workshop https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 24-25, Washington, DC</p> 11/18/2019 3:38:35 PM https://www.crows.org/page/EWreleasability2020 Sixth International Conference on Electronic Warfare - EWCI 2020 http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 17-20, Bangalore, India</p> 11/18/2019 3:39:30 PM http://aoc-india.org/ewci-2020.html Virtual Series Webinar: Electronic Warfare in the New Threat Environment https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&group= <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 13, 2020 14:00 -15:00 EST</p> 11/18/2019 3:40:19 PM https://www.crows.org/events/EventDetails.aspx?id=1234209&amp;group= Asia Defence Expo & Conference Series 2020 (ADECS) https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers <p><strong style="font-size:10px;"><a href=http://www.ecrow.org/newsletter-v7.asp?issueID=64001>November 20, 2019</a> -- <em>Calendar</em></strong><br />February 4-5, Singapore</p> 11/18/2019 3:42:33 PM https://www.asia-decs.com/aoc-ew-asia-call-for-papers