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Friday June 12, 2015 from 7:15 AM to 11:30 AM EDT
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UMass Lowell Inn & Conference Center
50 Warren St
Lowell, MA 01852

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NDIA Members:$100

Non-Members: $150

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Cancellation Policy

You may cancel your registration and receive a partial refund (minus the $25 cancellation/processing fee) up to 1 week prior to the event.  No refunds will be given for cancellations received within 1 week of the event. Substitutions are welcome in lieu of cancellations.


Maggie Schoening
NDIA New England Chapter 
(617) 401-3083

We recomend the UMass Lowell Inn and Conference Center as the primary center for lodging. Click here for the link to the hotel.






NDIA New England’s Soldier Innovation Day: Natick Soldier Systems Center 

Join the NDIA New England to learn more about U.S. Army science and technology initiatives developed at the Natick Soldier Systems Center. This half-day industry session features esteemed speakers from the Natick Soldier Systems Center (NSSC), Natick Soldier Research, Development & Engineering Center (NSRDEC) and U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine (USARIEM). Each speaker will present an organizational overview, science and technology challenge areas, and potential business and partnership opportunities. There will be time before and after the presentations for questions and networking. Come learn how you can partner with the U.S. Army Research & Development community.


7:15 am - 8:00 am       Registration, Breakfast and Networking

8:00 am - 8:30 am       Introductions

  • Paul Serotkin, President, NDIA New England
  • Marty Meehan, President-elect, UMass
  • Marty Jones, President & CEO, MassDevelopment

8:30 am - 9:15 am       Keynote

  • Brig. Gen. William E. Cole, Deputy Commanding General, U.S. Army Research, Development and Engineering Command; Senior Mission Commander, Natick Soldier Systems Center

9:15 am - 9:45 am       Coffee Break

9:45 am - 11:15 am     Speakers

  • Suzanne Milchling, Acting Technical Director, U.S. Army Natick Soldier Research, Development & Engineering Center
  • Stephen E. Muza, Ph.D., FACSM, Chief, Environmental Medicine and Military Performance Division, U.S. Army Research Institute of Environmental Medicine

11:15 am -11:30 am    Wrap Up/Closing Remarks

Please Note: Pre-registration is required and space is limited.