How the DoD is Recovering American Military POW/MIAs and the Science Behind It

  • February 24, 2023 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM
  • Central Florida Tech Grove

    12809 Science Drive
    Orlando, Florida 32826
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Join the Central Florida Tech Grove and Team Orlando News as we proudly present a unique opportunity for the MS&T community to learn more from the Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), the agency within the U.S. Department of Defense whose mission is to recover American military personnel listed as prisoners of war or missing in action from designated past conflicts, from countries around the world.

A panel of their experts will unveil the DPAA's work in investigating, recovering, identifying, and returning our POW/MIA service members to their families. Meet their top forensic scientists and medical examiners as they share the cutting-edge techniques and methods used in accounting for missing personnel worldwide.

Take advantage of this enlightening experience to gain a deeper understanding and appreciation for the work DPAA does to bring answers to the families of our fallen heroes.

Date & Time

Fri, Feb 24, 2023 9:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Venue Details

Central Florida Tech Grove

12809 Science Drive
Orlando, Florida 32826 Central Florida Tech Grove
Central Florida Tech Grove

The Central Florida Tech Grove is a hub for accelerating collaboration and innovation in defense modeling, simulation, training, and human performance.  Tech Grove is located in the Central Florida Research Park in Orlando, Florida which is the epicenter of the nation's largest cluster of government, industry, academic, and industry organizations developing and delivering training and simulation products for our nation's military. Tech Grove was established in 2020 through a Partnership Intermediary Agreement (PIA) between the Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division (NAWCTSD) and the University of Central Florida Research Foundation.  Eight other Department of Defense entities are Tech Grove members: US Army Program Executive Office for Simulation Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI), US Air Force Agency for Modeling & Simulation (AFAMS), US Marine Corps Program Manager for Training Systems (PM TRASYS), US Army Simulation & Training Technology Center (STTC), US Army Futures Command Synthetic Training Environment Cross-Functional Team (STE CFT), Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL), Defense Health Agency (DHA), and the Office of Naval Research through the NavalX Central Florida Tech Bridge.


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