MERC Attends the Inaugural Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Industry Days

DAYTON OH (Sep 23, 2016)  MERC attended the inaugural Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Industry Days in Dayton, OH, 14-16 September.

The Air Force Life Cycle Management Center Industry Days conference included over 530 representatives from government, academia, and industry for presentations on acquisition initiatives and challenges.  MERC attended presentations from senior Air Staff acquisition officials, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center, Air Force Sustainment Center, Air Force Research Laboratory, National Air and Space Intelligence Center, and Program Executive Officers.


About Mercer Engineering Research Center

Mercer Engineering Research Center (MERC) is the research and applied engineering arm of Mercer University, a private university founded in 1833. For over 175 years the University has served Georgia as a highly-respected educational institution. In 1984, the School of Engineering was established at the Macon, Georgia campus, with the charter class beginning studies in 1985.

Two years later, in 1987, the Mercer Engineering Research Center was established under the School of Engineering to provide locally available engineering and scientific services and critical specialized technical skills. Today, MERC functions as a non-profit operating unit of the University, with the Executive Director, Dr. David Barwick, reporting directly to the University president, Mr. William D. Underwood.

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