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Last Chance: Register for the 41st Annual Collaborative EW Symposium
Don't miss this key event, January 26-27 at Point Mugu, CA. Keynote speakers include Rear Admiral Mathias W. Winter and Rear Admiral Randolph L. Mahr. And the event has added a Salute to the Military Reception, sponsored by L-3, Wednesday, January 26 at the Camarillo Museum.
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DEADLINE MOVED FORWARD: AOC Award Nominations Open Through April 1
Recognize your colleagues by nominating someone for one of the AOC's 2011 individual or unit awards. Nomination forms are due April 1, so don't delay!
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Don't Miss Two Key March Conferences in One Great Location: Las Vegas
Make the most of your travel budget by joining us in Las Vegas, NV, March 14-15 for the Joint AEA Conference, covering all land, sea and air aspects of EA, with focus on data fusion, Netcentric operations, JSEAD transformation, AEA applications and threats to future air operations. Stay for the Modeling and Simulation Conference March 16-18  in the same location and receive a registration discount.
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STORY OF THE WEEK: AOC Extends Sympathy to Family of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords
The AOC would like to extend its support and sympahty to the family of Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-AZ), who was the victim of a shooting in a suburb of Tucson, Arizona, where she was meeting publicly with constituents this past weekend. Rep. Giffords is a member of the Electronic Warfare Working Group (EWWG) and has been a strong advocate for the entire EW community. Our thoughts are with Rep. Giffords for a full and speedy recovery, and our condolences to the other victims' families.
Visit Rep. Giffords website for a statement from her husband.
Hotel Deadlline Extended: 2nd Annual LPI Radar Conference
The AOC's second Low Probability of Intercept/ELINT Conference is coming fast. February 15-17 at the Naval Post Graduate School in Monterey, CA. Discounted hotel rates are available at the Hyatt Regency Monterey Resort & Spa on Del Monte Golf Course and the deadline has been extended to January 24.
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FiestaCrow Seeks Nominations for "El Cuervo Viejo XIV"
FiestaCrow 2011 symposium organizers are seeking nominations for El Cuervo Viejo XIV (The Old Crow, the Fourteenth), an honorary title bestowed by the symposium upon an AOC member, nominated by his/her peers, as one who best personifies the spirit of the international "Old Crows."
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Meet New AOC Industry Member: Elektrobit
Meet Elektrobit Corporation of Kajaani, Finland, which joined the AOC as a medium group member.
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Time is Running Out: AOC Election Nominations Due February 1
Help determine the future of the AOC by nominating the next president, regional or at-large director.
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FiestaCrow 2011 Papers Due by February 1
Papers for FiestaCrow 2011, April 11-14 in San Antonio, TX, are being accepted through February 1. This year's theme is "EW/IO in a Cyber World."
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AOC Industry/Institute/University Member Guide: Updates Due February 4
This year, the AOC's annual Institute/Industry/University Member Guide will appear in the March edition of JED. Members receive a free listing that includes contact information and a profile. The main member point of contact for each company should receive an e-mail this week with a reminder on how to log in on-line and update your profile for the print guide. Profiles and updates are due by February 1. If you have not received updating instructions or have questions on how to update your data, please contact us.
INDUSTRY NEWS: A More Modest Pentagon Budget from Secretary Gates
In the midst of calls to cut the deficit, Defense Secretary Robert Gates unveiled a Pentagon budget that is 3 percent higher than the current year, a spending plan he predicted would spur a lot of debate on Capitol Hill. (NPR)
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INDUSTRY NEWS: China's New Stealth Jet Takes to the Air
Two weeks after grainy photos proved the existence of China’s first stealth fighter, the Chengdu J-20 has flown for the first time – just when U.S. Defense Secretary Bob Gates happens to be visiting the country. (Wired)
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INDUSTRY NEWS: Lawmakers Say Pentagon Kept Them in Dark on Defense Cuts
Congressional defense leaders largely were kept in the dark as Pentagon officials compiled a list of cost-cutting proposals unveiled last Thursday. (The Hill)
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INDUSTRY NEWS: US Planes Will Feature Non-Kinetic Effects
The U.S. military growth industries for the next decade will be the cyber, electronic warfare and ISR technology realms, which is expected to be a boon for the scant few new combat aircraft programs that may emerge , which are sure to focus heavily on those areas. (Aviation Week)
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