2014 JETC Underway!


Exhibitors are setting up. Attendees are rolling in. The Board of Direction meeting has already begun. The 2014 JETC is officially underway!


SAME President Gary Engle picks up his JETC badge.

Tuesday’s slate includes:

  • Board of Direction meeting
  • Exhibitor Move-In
  • Continuing Education Courses
  • Technical Tour: Port CanaveralSTEM & Mentoring Programs
  • Mentoring Reception
  • First-Time Attendee and New Member Orientation
  • Ice Breaker at Universal CityWalk

The Ice Breaker is the unofficial kick-off event of JETC…and SAME’s networking event of the year, from uniforms to civilians, from Young Members to Fellows. This year’s Ice Breaker is being held at Universal CityWalk from 7 pm to 10 pm. Busses will pick up at the Rosen Centre and Rosen Plaza and run continuously with the last bus departing CityWalk at 11 pm. There will be one bus leaving the DoubleTree at 6:30 pm. DoubleTree guests may depart the Ice Breaker on any Rosen Centre-bound bus.

You can register on site! Wednesday’s opening session, the DOD Executive Panel with Lt. Gen. Thomas Bostick, USA, Army Chief of Engineers, Rear Adm. Kate Gregory, USN, Chief of Civil Engineers, and Brig. Gen. Tim Green, USAF, Director of Civil Engineers, and moderated by SAME President Rear Adm. Gary Engle, F.SAME, USN (Ret.) begins at 0800 hours. The exhibit hall officially opens its doors at 10 am.

IMG_5538Be sure to follow @SAME_HQ throughout the week and tweet with #SAMEJETC! Keep your eyes on your twitter timeline; you may just find some surprises!

Click here for more information on the 2014 JETC schedule of events.


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