Featuring speakers and panel discussions from:
• Navy Supply Systems Command
• Naval Exchange Services Command
• Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility
This program is convened and supported by 401 Tech Bridge, the Naval X Northeast Tech Bridge, the Rhode Island Textile Innovation Network, and the North Carolina Military Business Center.
The Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP), Navy Exchange Service Command (NEXCOM), and Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility (NCTRF) are interested in gathering information for potential current and future efforts with industry and academia. The goal is to further develop new and emerging technologies and concepts within the areas of dress clothing, military uniforms, protective clothing, textile and clothing testing and design/pattern development.
The collaborative forum will include presentations and a panel discussion with subject matter experts for Navy uniforms, protective clothing, testing, materials, and business development. Participants will have the opportunity to submit written questions.
Topics to include:
• Small business development opportunities
• Applied research areas
• Potential areas of basic research applying them towards Navy and military requirements