Tag Archives: James Geurts

Potomac Officers Club to Feature Navy Rear Adm. Lorin Selby as Keynote Speaker at 7th Annual R&D Summit

Lorin Selby Chief of Naval Research

During Potomac Officers Club’s 7th Annual Defense Research and Development (R&D) Summit, notable federal and industry leaders will meet to discuss the latest priorities across the R&D landscape. Featuring U.S. Navy Rear Adm. Lorin Selby, chief of naval research, as keynote speaker, the summit will also address advancements and challenges within the development and delivery of innovative solutions. 

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L3Harris Wins $496M Contract to Engineer, Manufacture Navy Jamming Pods

Next Generation Jammer Low Band demonstration unit

L3Harris Technologies (NYSE: LHX) has secured a $496M engineering and manufacturing development contract to build aircraft-based jamming system pods for the U.S. Navy. The company will provide eight operational prototypes and four test pods of the branch's Next Generation Jammer Low Band system, Naval Air Systems Command said Friday.

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Expert Panel Discusses Innovation and Collaboration Initiatives During Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum

Potomac Officers Club Hosts 2020 Navy Forum

Potomac Officers Club’s (POC) 2020 Navy Forum continued with an expert panel full of significant names of consequence to the development of the collaboration and innovation for the Navy. If you missed the event, you can still register to watch the Navy Forum in its entirety by visiting Potomac Officers Club’s Event Archive.

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James “Hondo” Geurts, Navy ASN (RD&A), Delivers Keynote Address During Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum

James Geurts Acquisition Chief US Navy

James “Hondo” Geurts, assistant secretary for Research, Development and Acquisition (ASN (RD&A)) with the U.S. Navy, delivered his keynote address during Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum on September 30th. If you missed this pivotal event, you can still register to watch the footage in Potomac Officers Club’s Event Archive.

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Potomac Officers Club to Host 2020 Navy Forum TODAY: Learn More About the Featured Event Speakers

Potomac Officers Club 2020 Navy Forum

The Navy has continued to accelerate acquisition channels, modernize emerging technologies and increase research and development to become more effective in warfare. As the Navy continues to evolve to meet the growing demands, challenges still remain. Today, Potomac Officers Club will host its 2020 Navy Forum virtually! To register for the 2020 Navy Forum, and view upcoming events, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page.

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Capt. Matt Farr, ONR Global Exec Director, to Serve on Panel During Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum

Matt Farr Global Executive Director Office of Naval Research

Capt. Matt Farr, global executive director in the Office of Naval Research, will serve as a panelist during Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum on September 30th. The panel will also feature Capt. Frank Futcher, director of NavalX, and MG Greg Masiello, program executive officer for Air Anti-Submarine Warfare, Assault & Special Mission Programs

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James Geurts, Assistant Secretary of the Navy for R&D and Acquisition, Receives His First Wash100 Award

James Geurts (L) and Jim Garrettson (R)

James “Hondo” Geurts, assistant secretary of the U.S. Navy for research, development and acquisition, received his 2020 Wash100 Award for the first time in his long career for driving innovation and technological capabilities for the service branch. Visit POC’s 2020 Navy Forum main page to register for Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum on Wednesday, September 30th. 

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Susan Lawrence, Moderator During Potomac Officers Club’s Navy Forum, Comments on AFS’ Recent Work With Navy

Susan Lawrence Managing Director Joint Forces Sector

Susan Lawrence, managing director of the Joint Forces Sector with Accenture Federal Services (AFS) and Wash100 Award recipient, will moderate Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum on September 30th. To register for the 2020 Navy Forum, and view upcoming events, visit Potomac Officers Club’s Event Page. Accenture Federal Services has recently been recognized as the prime systems integrator for its Model Based Product Support program.

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James “Hondo” Geurts to Keynote Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Virtual Forum; Mark Esper Quoted

James Geurts Acquisition Chief US Navy

James “Hondo” Geurts, assistant secretary for Research, Development and Acquisition (ASN (RD&A)) at the U.S. Navy, will be featured as a keynote speaker during Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum on September 30th. Click here to register for the 2020 Navy Forum!

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Maj. Gen. Greg Masiello, NAVAIR PEO(A), to Serve as Panelist During Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum

Maj. Gen. Greg Masiello, program executive officer for air anti-submarine warfare, assault and special mission programs at Naval Air Systems Command, will participate in a panel discussion during  Potomac Officers Club’s 2020 Navy Forum on September 30th. The panel will feature Capt. Frank Futcher, director of NavalX. Susan Lawrence, managing director of the Joint Forces Sector with Accenture Federal Services (AFS) and Wash100 Award recipient, will moderate the expert panel. 

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