More News and Resources

The Michigan Defense Center is the Michigan Defense and Homeland Security acquisition community’s resource.


  • Michigan’s own, Brigadire General Michael Stone, Adjutant General of the Michigan National Guard, shares Michigan’s efforts on the front lines of the fight for cyber security. Check out this article from Government Technology
  • On April 1st and 2nd, Army TARDEC at the Detroit Arsenal held Industry Days to a reserved audience of 300 attendees. At these briefings, the U.S. Army laid out its vision for future needs and Research and Development programs and trends. The Team at the Michigan Defense Center attended for you and have summarized the important points that Michigan companies in this field need to know.  Contact the Michigan Defense Center for a copy of this report
  •  The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) Michigan holds its annual GVSETS Conference (Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering and Technology Symposium, (now you know why it’s an acronym!) August 12-14, 2014 at the Novi Suburban Showplace. But, the Abstract Submission period is open now– Click here for more information.

-9-11 am Velocity 6633 18 Mile Rd. Sterling Heights
-Doing Business with the DOD – May 1st
-Winning Federal Contracts – June 19th
-Teaming with Prime Contractors – September 11th
-Writing a Winning Proposal – October 9th
-Proposal Management – November 13th

Click Here to Reserve your Seat

  • MDC teams with The National Contract Management Association (NCMA) Great Lakes State Chapter (GLSC) for Hot Topics in Government Contracting  presented by George Ash, Foley & Lardner

-Tuesday, May 13
Training 1:00-4:30 – Networking Reception Immediately Following Training
Watermark Country Club Property – 5500 Cascade Rd SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49546
Certificates with CPE credit will be awarded at the end of the training