Tuesday, October 30th
(Usually, the Third Tuesday of Every Month)
Location: ***USSRC Education & Training Facility***
(Register a first-time friend for free!)
Monthly meeting – October 31, 2018
Speaker: Robert Yost, American Wind, Inc.
Topic: Small business – Wind Power
Synopsis: Robert will talk about setting up a small business here in Huntsville including the challenges and rewards of doing so.
October 23, 2018
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntsville Engineering and Support Center is excited to announce that we will be hosting our Annual Small Business Forum at the Davidson’s Space and Rocket Center, Tuesday, October 23, 2018 from 8 a.m – noon CDT and invite you to attend. This event features a general overview of upcoming acquisitions and provides an opportunity for interested firms to interact directly with program managers and contracting officials representing the Center’s more than 40 programs. To learn more about how your firm’s capabilities may fit, please see descriptive fact sheets about our many programs and doing business with the Huntsville Center on our website at https://www.hnc.usace.army.mil/Media/Fact-Sheets/ .
Registration opens September 1 and runs through October 12. To register go to https://www.eventbrite.com/e/2018-huntsville-center-small-business-forum-tickets-48806180600
Monthly meeting – November 20, 2018
Speaker: COL. Robert Ruch, AECOM
Topic: Fort Carson’s Battery Energy Storage System (BESS)
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018
Energy Huntsville Inaugural Gala for Giving Back – December 6th
Join us for our first annual Gala for giving back to our community!!
This year’s event will be in honor and celebration of Girls, Inc. and the Energy Huntsville initiative, both old and new, with special recognition of our long-standing partners/sponsors.
Girls Inc. in partnership with schools, focuses on the development of the whole girl. She learns to value herself, take risks, and discover and develop her inherent strengths. The combination of long-lasting mentoring relationships, a pro-girl environment, and research-based programming equips girls to navigate gender, economic, and social barriers, and grow up healthy, educated, and independent.
DATE AND TIME
Thursday, December 6, 2018
5:30 PM – 8:00 PM CDT
5 Tranquility Base
US Space and Rocket Center
Huntsville, Alabama 35805
Monthly meeting – December 18, 2018
Speaker: Johnson Controls
Topic: Energy Storage
We are now into the new Energy Huntsville (EH) Year. The Planning Committee and the Leadership Team, with the Board’s approval, have launched the new structure with month to month and quarter to quarter operational strategy. Please refer to the below organization structure; the committee chairs are:
- Economic Development – TBD
- Programs – Bob Starling
- Education – Dr. Bill Carswell
- Policy – Charles King
- Summit – Kecia Pierce
- Special Projects & USSRC Programs – Ruchi Singhal/ Cedreck Davis
- Member/Sponsor – Roger Herdy
Additionally the Board Advisory Group members, chaired by Randy Buckner, are future Board of Directors candidates. This group will be invited to attend the Board of Directors quarterly meetings.
The Executive Advisory Council, approximately 20 members strong, will consist of representatives from current and future EH Sponsors and active member companies planning to become sponsors.
Operationally the EH Executive Director will hold a monthly Leadership Team meeting attended by our Administrator, Trisha Truitt, the EH Committee Chairs and other invited EH active leaders. The Executive Advisory Council will meet quarterly before the quarterly Board of Directors. The Council meeting will be called by the Executive Director who will brief the Group on the Leadership Team’s activity and any committee issues on which the Council can provide guidance.
During the quarterly Board of Directors meetings the Executive Director will brief the Board and the Board Advisers. The briefing will contain resulting guidance from the Advisory Council meeting.
Energy Huntsville Streaming
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