NCS News Desk

Orlando named one of the top 10 up-and-coming tech markets

Posted on November 13, 2019 in Uncategorized,

Orlando is one of North America’s up-and-coming tech markets, according to an Oct. 24 report from the CBRE Group Inc. (NYSE: CBRE)…

Other Transaction Authority (OTA) – TREX/Industry Panel Overview Minutes

Posted on November 12, 2019 in Uncategorized,

Lessons Learned Military / Industry Panel and Q&A Session on Other Transaction Authority (OTA). US Army Program Executive Office (PEO) Simulation, Training, and Instrumentation (STRI), supported by a panel comprised of representatives from Project Manager (PM) Soldier Training (ST), the Synthetic Training Environment (STE) and Army Contracting Command (ACC)…

I/ITSEC Just 22 Days Away Download the I/ITSEC App

Posted on November 10, 2019 in Uncategorized,

The I/ITSEC 2019 app is ready to be downloaded! Head on over to your application store and search for “I/ITSEC” to pick up a copy. It’s an incredibly handy companion for organizing your week at the conference!

School of Modeling, Simulation, and Training in Conjunction with Team Orlando Seminar Series

Posted on November 8, 2019 in Uncategorized,

MS&T industry join us for an hour to network, collaborate, and talk innovation – It’s Free! We want to grow this into a Team Orlando, academia, and industry forum where the best and brightest MS&T come together to listen to a speaker and discuss innovation.

NAWCTSD Plane Naming Ceremony in Honor of Dr. Dan Holsenbeck, Senior Vice President for University Relations and Senior Counsel to the President at the University of Central Florida.

Posted on November 7, 2019 in Uncategorized,

On November 7, 2019, CAPT Tim Hill of NAWCTSD along with the Interim President of the University of Central Florida Dr. Thad Seymour hosted a Plane Naming Ceremony in honor of all the years of dedicated service that Dr. Holsenbeck has invested in growing the Modeling, Simulation and Training (MS&T) Community . The name on […]

Orlando Business Journal: Central Florida simulation industry takes notes from gaming sector

Posted on November 7, 2019 in Uncategorized,

UCF to launch innovation districts across Central Florida to stimulate startups

Posted on October 27, 2019 in Uncategorized,

Navy Establishes ‘Tech Bridges’ to Boost Agility, Collaboration

Posted on September 9, 2019 in General News,

Story Number: NNS190903-17Release Date: 9/3/2019 5:19:00 PMA  A  A    [Email this story to a friend]     [Print this story]From Research, Development, Acquisition Public Affairs ALEXANDRIA, Va. (NNS) — To help the Navy harness technological innovation, James Geurts, assistant secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, and Acquisition, today announced a plan to rapidly expand collaboration with industry […]

Partnership V Cyber Update to Rep. Stephanie Murphy

Posted on August 21, 2019 in General News,

On August 20th, a Cyber Capabilities Update was briefed to the Honorable Stephanie Murphy, U.S. House of Representatives, FL-7th District. The update highlighted the expansion and accomplishments in the domain of cyber at the newest partnership building, Partnership V.  The Partnership V facility is a critical capability to expand connectivity, technical cyber expertise, and test/training capacity to meet […]

NCS Inducts Newest Hall of Fame Class

Posted on August 2, 2019 in General News,

The National Center for Simulation (NCS) inducted three prestigious individuals into the NCS Modeling and Simulation Hall of Fame on July 31 with an inspiring ceremony. The inductees are University of Central Florida’s Dr. Peter Adrian Hancock, researcher and professor, Dr.Randall Paul Shumaker, director of the UCF School of Modeling, Simulation and Training and the Institute for Simulation and Training; […]

NCS Modeling & Simulation Certification Program Featured in Orlando Sentinel

Posted on July 29, 2019 in General News,

Our M&S Certification Program, under the direction of our Education and Workforce Committee, continues to make great strides in providing internship opportunities for high school and technical school students.  A few weeks ago, it was announced that the program expanded to Virginia with students taking and passing the exam in Virginia Beach.  Please see the […]

NCS Delegation Visits Capitol Hill

Posted on June 27, 2019 in General News,

The National Center for Simulation sent a delegation to Washington, DC this week to meet with Congressional representatives and staffs.  The group consisted of newly appointed President & CEO George Cheros, along with NCS Board Chair Brian Holmes (Quantum 3D), NCS Board Member and Past Chair Angela Alban (Simetri), NCS Board Member USN Capt (Riet) […]

NCS Chief Operating Officer Position Search Underway

Posted on June 6, 2019 in General News,

With the June 1 promotion of former Chief Operating Officer George Cheros to President and CEO, the National Center for Simulation is now searching for exceptional candidates to fill the Chief Operating Officer position.  Reporting to the President & CEO, the successful candidate will be responsible for direct support in implementing and executing the strategic objectives assigned […]

National Center for Simulation Names George Cheros President and CEO

Posted on May 31, 2019 in General News,

For Immediate Release Contact: Mary Trier, Capital Communications, 407-620-3357, June 3, 2019 — Orlando, Florida.The National Center for Simulation (NCS) Board of Directors is pleased to announce George Cheros as its selection for President and CEO of NCS. After a short term as Interim President as the board conducted a search, Cheros was chosen […]