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AOC is seeking thought leaders and industry professionals to share their knowledge and expertise at upcoming 2023 AOC events. Submit an abstract for the following events today!

Theme: Spectrum Dominance — Maneuvering as an “Inside” Force
Classification: US Secret Only and TS/SCI Sessions
Submission deadline: Jan. 27
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Theme: Force Level Electromagnetic Warfare
Classification: US Secret Only with third-day session held at TS/SCI US Only level
Submission deadline: March 3
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Theme: Challenges and Benefits of Integrating Into JADC2
Classification: TS/SCI
Submission deadline: March 29
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Collaborative EW Symposium 2023
March 14-16 | Pt. Mugu, CA

Evaluating Current EW Innovation in Context of Current Real World Conflicts

The war in Ukraine has identified the relevance of collaborative EW in support of rapid unfolding operations, with rapid adaptation and innovation contributing to the fight. What does this conflict teach us about what to do and what not to do in the spectrum? Who else will learn these lessons and to what result?”

The 50th year of the Collaborative EW Symposium at Pt. Mugu will provide a venue to disseminate current research in the fields of collaborative EW with an emphasis on innovation in collaborative EW. Prominent leaders, contributors and representatives from the United States and Australian military, government, academia and industry will come together to address emerging technologies required to address current dynamic operations.

Join industry and military professionals at one of the largest EW events of the year. REGISTER TODAY

Limited spots available! Reach your audience at Collaborative EW Symposium 2023. When you partner with AOC, you come face-to-face with professionals directly involved in the EW/EMSO industry. Browse sponsorship opportunities for Collaborative EW Symposium 2023.

Development Platform for SOSA 1.0 & CMOSS
Elma’s new feature-rich E-Frame Development Platform provides all the slot profiles called out in the latest SOSA Technical Reference Standard 1.0 and CMOSS for accelerated test & development of plug-in cards (PICs). The 12-slot backplane supports 100 GbE, high-speed RF and optical I/O, PNT, chassis management and many more features.
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AOC Europe 2023
May 15-17 | Bonn, Germany

Speaker applications for AOC Europe 2023 will be closing in three weeks. Have you submitted your paper yet? To share your knowledge on the conference theme ‘Achieving Multi-Domain Integration’ send us your speaker application before Jan. 31.

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2023 AOC Sponsorship Catalog
AOC connects electromagnetic warfare practitioners, industry partners, policymakers and procurement decision-makers.

For more than 55 years, electronic warfare (EW), electromagnetic spectrum operations (EMSO), cyber electromagnetic activities (CEMA) and information operations (IO) professionals from military, government, industry and academia have looked to AOC to provide access to emerging technologies and the latest developments to protect the warfighter.

Plan to partner with AOC in 2023! AOC sponsorships are a great way to increase your reach and to be part of what's happening right now EMSO industry.

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Mercury Systems

2023 GPS Spoofing – History and Prevention
Jan. 19 | 2-3 p.m. ET

Low signal strength, open specifications, and advances in software defined radios have made imitating GPS and other satnav systems within the grasp of relatively unsophisticated bad actors. Mr. Goward will discuss the rapid development of GPS signal deception over the last ten years and what receiver manufacturers and the US government are doing about it.

Register today

Learn Anytime, Anywhere
On-Demand Professional Development Courses From Leading Experts in the EW Field

Achieve your professional development goals and learn at your own pace with AOC’s growing library of 20+ on-demand online courses on EW topics including:

  • Modeling & simulation
  • Communications
  • Radar systems
  • Direct energy weapons
  • Space
  • Machine learning
  • Electro-optical/infrared sensor engineering
  • Small unmanned aircraft system (sUAI)

Enroll in a course today


New episodes for 2023 begin next week!

Need podcast episodes to hold you over until then? Listen to our list of the top seven essential interviews of 2022

  1. Cognitive Electronic Warfare | Dr. Karen Zita Haigh
  2. Learning Lessons from Ukraine | Col. Jeffery Fischer
  3. Sustaining EMS Superiority | Col. William “Dollar” Young
  4. Nuclear Weapons Policy / GPC | Dr. Adam Lowther
  5. Integrated EW Acquisition | Mr. David Tremper
  6. Innovating Inside Bureaucracy | Dr. Eric Haseltine and Brig. Gen. (Ret). Guy Walsh
  7. A Deeper Dive into Microelectronics | Dr. Chris Miller

Listen now


Ultra Electronics Limited – EWST

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 & IO talent. You can access the AOC Career Center at

Featured Jobs:

•  Systems Engineer — Avangrid — Portland, Oregon, United States (remote)

• Electrical Test Engineer — W. L. Gore & Associates — Elkton, Maryland, United States

Wireless Telecom Group
W. L. Gore & Associates
Industry News

Russia’s revenue from fossil fuel exports collapsed in December, according to a new report, significantly hampering President Vladimir Putin’s ability to finance the war in Ukraine. (CNBC)


Virgin Orbit says its LauncherOne rocket "experienced an anomaly" just before it could deliver its payload. The problem arose shortly after a maneuver called the "barbecue roll." (NPR)


Kevin McCarthy, the Republican leader in the US House of Representatives, said on Sunday he would form a select committee on China if he is elected speaker of the chamber, accusing the Biden administration of not standing up to Beijing. (Reuters)

Parker Meggitt Baltimore
Elettronica SpA