Due to new COVID-19 directives from the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and updated CDC Guidelines regarding the Delta variant, the Job Readiness Cell Symposium: Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is postponed. The health and well being of our community is of paramount importance to NCMS.

We will continue to monitor the situation and when we can safely host this event new dates will be announced.

Job Readiness Cell Symposium: Portsmouth Naval Shipyard

September 28-29, 2021
Registration ends: Augiust 31, 2021

Portsmouth Naval Shipyard
Kittery, ME

Rare Opportunity: The technical team at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard will offer the opportunity for each participating company to conduct a 30-minute one-on-one presentation. This is an unheard-of chance to speak directly to shipyard decision-makers and provide details on your capabilities.

Please review the list of desired technologies.

Exhibitors: Please review the list of desired technologies before you register. If you feel that your capability falls within one or more of the technology categories, we’d love to have you join us. If you have any questions about whether you should register, please contact us at eventsupport@ncms.org.

 

Portsmouth wants innovative solutions to key maintenance areas

As part of the shipyard modernization effort, NCMS is partnering with the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard, Kittery, Maine on a Job Readiness Cell Symposium that will concentrate on a select number of maintenance focus areas to include:

MATERIAL TRACKING

  • Drones
  • RFID/QR/BAR-CODE TRACKING
  • GPS

DRONES

  • EMERGENCY/DISASTER Response
  • 3-D Scanning
  • Radio-logical monitoring
  • underwater assessments
  • Facilities mapping

SPECIAL TOOLING AND EQUIPMENT

  • Job/Trade specific
  • Streamlining existing infrastructure
  • Ergonomics
  • Throughput improvement/Time savings

Agenda

Please check back frequently for updates. Details are subject to change.

Exhibitor Information

  • The Technology Showcase will be located outdoors. This space is open to the shipyard public throughout the day and overnight. Please plan to take your valuables with you each evening.
  • Exhibitors will be required to provide their own 10×10 standard “ez up” style canopy.  Canopy will need to be shipped to your hotel, not to the shipyard.  View example
  • The Portsmouth Naval Shipyard and NCMS shall, under no circumstances, be liable for any lost, stolen or damaged
  • There is no direct shipping option. All demonstration and display materials must be carried on site. We recommend shipping directly to your hotel. Please call your hotel to inquire about any shipping and handling fees.
  • Bring two forms of I.D. with you to the event location. We recommend your driver’s license and passport.
  • Online Directory: As a part of exhibitor registration, you are required to submit company and technical abstracts. To make a lasting impact, be sure to complete this package by submitting your logo and quad chart to eventsupport@ncms.org .
  • This will be a great opportunity for the end users to get hands-on experience with your technology. To provide the most impact,  actual demonstrations of capabilities when applicable are highly encouraged.

Rare Opportunity: The technical team at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard will offer the opportunity for each participating company to conduct a 30-minute one-on-one presentation. This is an unheard-of chance to speak directly to shipyard decision-makers and provide details on your capabilities.

Please review the list of desired technologies.

Important Dates & Times

Check back frequently as specific times (setup, tear down and show times) will be added soon. Details are subject to change.

Desired Technologies

 

MATERIAL TRACKING

  • Drones
  • RFID/QR/BAR-CODE TRACKING
  • GPS

DRONES

  • EMERGENCY/DISASTER Response
  • 3-D Scanning
  • Radio-logical monitoring
  • underwater assessments
  • Facilities mapping

SPECIAL TOOLING AND EQUIPMENT

  • Job/Trade specific
  • Streamlining existing infrastructure
  • Ergonomics
  • Throughput improvement/Time savings

Base security requirements are currently being determined. Portsmouth Naval Shipyard is working to streamline the process in which you request base access through security for this event. Once requirements have been confirmed, an email will be sent out to all registered individuals and updates will be made to this page.

Foreign nationals will not be granted access to this particular event. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Registered exhibitor list coming soon! Information will be updated as it is received.

Accommodations nearest to Portsmouth Naval Shipyard can be found here.

If there is any question as to whether you qualify for a specific registration type, please email eventsupport@ncms.org for clarification.

Registration Deadline: 8/30/21

Government Attendee

Individuals with a NON-CTR .mil or .gov email address

Exhibitor Registration

One individual exhibitor registration
One exhibitor tabletop

$250

Exhibitor Support (no table top)

Registration for one individual who is supporting staff for a previously purchased exhibitor tabletop
Previous tabletop registration required per company

$250

If there is any question as to whether you qualify for a specific registration type,
please email
eventsupport@ncms.org for clarification.