Wednesday, February 26, 2014

Nearly 2,000 Visit USS Independence in San Diego

Nearly 2,000 San Diego residents and tourists stood in line in order to make their way on board the littoral combat ship USS Independence (LCS 2) while the vessel was moored at the B Street Pier in downtown San Diego, Feb. 12-13. (more...)


Tuesday, February 18, 2014

AFCEA/USNI WEST 2014 Has Buzz!!

Halls were buzzing and exhibitors were happy at AFCEA West trade show: have we turned a corner?


February 13, 2014
By John Keller 
Editor - Military & Aerospace Electronics

Wednesday, February 12, 2014

Admiral Views World Through Google Glass


A technology-driven fleet commander walks the walk through new capabilities.

Adm. Harry B. Harris Jr., USN, commander of the U.S. Pacific Fleet, began his luncheon address wearing a Google Glass wearable computer...

To read more of this Signal Online article, please click here: http://bit.ly/1eTJU2T

WEST 2014: Wednesday, February 12 - Morning Keynote Address: Information Dominance Roundtable

Morning Keynote Address: Information Dominance Roundtable

8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m

Moderator:

Mr. David M. Wennergren 

Vice President,

Enterprise Technologies and Services,

CACI

and former Assistant Deputy Chief Management Officer,
Department of Defense

For a listing of all Keynote and Panel Sessions, please click here.

Missed a Keynote Session at WEST 2014? View the Video.

Watch videos of all Keynote and Panel Sessions at WEST 2014: http://bit.ly/1fgpHRt




Tuesday, January 21, 2014

MOAA Presentations in the Exhibit Hall

Don’t miss these MOAA these presentations on Tuesday, 11 February: 9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m., Marketing Yourself; and 10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m., Current Legislative Update for Active and Retired Military. 

MOAA briefs are offered in conjunction with the Warriors to the Workforce Hiring event presented by NVTSI during WEST 2014 as part of the National Veterans Transition Services, Inc.’s nationwide initiative to help veterans find jobs.

MOAA:

(Exhibit Hall C; start of the 800/900 aisles)

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
9:45 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.

Marketing Yourself

Synopsis: As the essential first step in your career transition planning or the next step in your career progression, MOAA’s Marketing Yourself facilitation is designed to familiarize active duty military and veterans with all of the elements of a successful self-marketing plan in a hyper-competitive job market, including personal assessment, resume development, LinkedIn and social media strategies, network expansion, interview preparation and negotiating strategies.
Tuesday, February 11, 2014
10:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.

Current Legislative Update for Active and Retired Military

Synopsis: Recent Congressional action has brought significant changes to the lifetime value of a military career, MOAA’s Director of Career Transition, Jim Carman, will present an update on current legislative issues and discuss how all currently serving military, as well as younger retirees and survivors, will be impacted.

Speaker:
CAPT Jim Carman, USN (Ret.)
Transition Center

Military Officers Association of America


Warriors to the Workforce

(Exhibit Hall C; start of the 800/900 aisles)


The Warriors to the Workforce Hiring event presented by NVTSI during the WEST 2014 is part of the National Veterans Transition Services, Inc.’s nationwide initiative to help veterans find jobs.  The event includes a variety of workshops featuring top speakers providing resources and information for veterans and transitioning military. Presentations will include topics such as confidence building, networking and presentation skills, resume writing, interviewing techniques, job searching, career planning through goal setting, translating military skills and training into civilian life and corporate experience, among others. In addition to these transition workshops, veterans will have the opportunity to meet with some of the country’s largest and most veteran-friendly employers. The event is free and open to all conference attendees. All veterans, military service members and spouses are welcome to participate.

For workshop schedule and to learn more, please visit the NVTSI WEST Hiring Event page.

See Who's Speaking at WEST 2014

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Monday, January 20, 2014