News & Resources

  • April 1, 2021

    The Open Group FACE Expo and TIM hosted by U.S. Army PEO Aviation is slated for September 14, 2021 – MARK YOUR CALENDAR!  To be held at the Von Braun Center in Huntsville, AL, more details on the in-person event will be announced shortly, i.e. speakers / presentations, sponsor and exhibitors participating, and how to register to attend.

  • February 8, 2021

    Distinguished Keynote Speakers Announced: Vice Admiral Dean Peters, Commander, Naval Air Systems Command; Mr. Gary Kurtz, SES, Program Executive Officer, Aviation Common Systems & Commercial Services (PEO (CS)), Department of Navy, ASN (RD&A); Mr. Randall Walden, SES, Director and Program Executive Officer for the Air Force Rapid Capabilities Office; and Brigadier General Robert Collins, U.S. Army Program Executive Officer for Command, Control, Communications-Tactical (PEO C3T).

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  • January 14, 2021

    BREAKING:  The Open Group FACE™ and SOSA™ Consortium Expo and TIM has changed!  The Technical Interchange Meeting (TIM) will now be held virtually on March 23, 2021 with an impressive line-up of Tri-Service and Open Architecture/Open Standards experts (speakers soon to be announced). The Expo will not done in a virtual environment. However, the good news is many Exhibitors (i.e. now ‘SPONSORS’) have posted product releases and news announcements about their efforts and projects for FACE™ and/or SOSA™.  Those can be reached via company links which are on the SPONSORS page.

  • July 17, 2020

    The live EXPO date has been changed to Tuesday, March 23, 2021 – REGISTER NOW, seating limited!

  • May 6, 2020

    On September 22nd, over 50 companies will demo latest FACE Certified and aligned products to the FACE Technical Standard, and products developed to align with the SOSA Technical Standard Snapshot: Media Alert