AEA hosts several events throughout the year that provide opportunities for tradition, camaraderie, and information sharing.
AEA Industry Seminar
The Army Engineer Association (AEA) is proud to announce our annual Army Engineer/Industry Seminar, “Army Engineers and Industry Moving Forward Together”. AEA will conduct this as a full-day, dual-track industry program at the Hyatt Regency Crystal City on Thursday August 1, 2019. Invited speakers include ASA R.D. James, (Civil Works), Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army SES Kathleen Miller, The Office of the Administrative Assistant to the Secretary of the Army (OAA), and MG Paul Pardew, CDR, Army Contracting Command.
The Construction and Infrastructure track will be focused on the NDAA 2019 update on progress for the $1 Trillion of infrastructure program. Topics will include Military Installations design, construction, operations and maintenance, environmental restoration, energy management, and a wide variety of other specialties. Invited Senior Speakers include LTG Todd Semonite, the Chief of Engineers.
The Combat Engineering will be focused on U.S. Army Engineer School proponent requirements and potential solutions. Topics include mine/countermine, military bridging, construction equipment, engineer combat vehicles and geospatial systems.
151st Engineer Castle Ball
The Army Engineer Association will host 151st Annual U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Castle Ball on Friday August 2, 2018 at the Crystal City Hyatt. The event will be focused on the U. S. Army Engineer Regiment and it awards for excellence. This year’s recipient of the 2019 Gold Order of the De Fleury is GEN (Ret) Frank Grass, the 27th Chief of the National Guard Bureau and Member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, in recognition of his distinguished service to the Nation and the Engineer Regiment.
The military portion of the program will be conducted by Headquarters, USACE and will feature the LTG Semonite, 54th Chief of Engineers. Most of the USACE Senior Leaders as will be in attendance. Open to members and friends of the U.S. Army Engineer Regiment. Come celebrate with us!
AEA Industry Exhibition at Engineer Regimental Week
Engineer Regimental Week is 8-12 April 2019 at Fort Leonard Wood, Missouri. This special event includes several special events:
- The AEA Industry Exhibition is an excellent opportunity for Leaders of Industry to display their equipment and provide information on how it supports Engineer Operations to senior Engineer Leaders and the Maneuver Support Center Capability Development Integration Directorate (CDID).
- The Best Sapper competition is a grueling 50-hour event challenging unit teams on engineer skills and endurance.
- The Fallen Engineer Tribute will honor Engineer Soldiers who gave the ultimate sacrifice in defense of our Nation.
- Culminating Engineer Regimental Week is the Regimental awards for excellence presented at the Regimental Ball on 12 April. These awards recognize the best Engineer Soldiers, Civilians, NCO’s, Warrant Officers and Lieutenants of all components of the United States Army Engineer Regiment.
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