Lunch Sponsorships Available!!!

Are you interested in presenting to the membership of SASAME about your business or product?  Monthly lunch sponsorships are available.  Cost is $100 per meeting.  As a sponsor, you will be able to address the audience about your services for up to five minutes.  You will also have the opportunity to hand out informational brochures and other marketing materials for your company.  Sponsorships support five active military lunches for the meeting.  For more information, contact our current President.

Prepaid Registration- $30.00


Scott Adams

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"Engineers like to solve problems.  If there are no problems handily available, they will create their own problems."
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May 26, 2022

SAME Southern Arizona Post Meeting

Economic Development Opportunities in Southern Arizona

Please join the Southern Arizona Post for our monthly meeting where Alex Dely, Contracts Manager with Raytheon Missiles & Defense in Tucson will speak about economic development opportunities in southern Arizona.

​​There are multiple billion-dollar-per-year opportunities in Department of Defense, Department of Energy, and Department of Health Services national security market niches and other government or adjacent market niches. Will Southern Arizona be able to capitalize on these opportunities? Attend this event to learn about ways we can team up to bring economic development dollars to our community.

 Alex Dely, a Contracts Manager with Raytheon Missiles & Defense in Tucson, was born and raised in Gent, Belgium, immigrating to the US in 1976, and becoming a citizen in 1983. He did his undergraduate work in engineering physics at Illinois State University, and the University of Chicago, and doctoral work at the University of Arizona Graduate School in Physics. At Raytheon Alex serves as a Contracts Manager, with a focus on Value Engineering, Adjacent Markets, and IDIQ Contract Vehicles throughout Raytheon Missile Systems. Within RMS, he supports the Enabling Technologies and Advanced Materials, the Advanced Air Warfare Systems, and the Advanced Integrated Kill Chain Directorates.

20 Raffle Tickets - $20.00

Upcoming SAME Events;

​​​13 May: Same Southern Arizona Post Scholarship Golf Tournament at Randolph North, 0730 shotgun start.  Click here to register.

23 June: Monthly meeting; speaker to be announced.

14 July: Doug Moseke, PE, ADOT Assistant District Engineer; What's in the newly approved 5-year plan, especially in southern Arizona?

25 August: Monthly meeting; speaker to be announced.

23 September: Join meeting with UA SAME Student Chapter; Tour the University's working San Xavier Mine!

Government Employee - $15.00

Lunch Sponsorship - $100.00

Single Raffle Ticket - $2.00

Raffle Tickets - $10.00

Meetings are typically held monthly either in-person or virtually.  Networking 11:00 - 11:30 and presentation from 11:30 - 12:30.


$30 prepaid online

$35 at the door

$15 government employees

(Free to attend virtual program when offered, but please support the scholarship program - see below for raffle ticket purchase)

UA Tech Park, 9030 South Rita Road, Event Center (SWC of Building).  A virtual link will be sent to virtual registrants the day prior to the event.


RSVP by Noon on Monday, May 23rd by completing the registration form below and submitting.  To pay online, select the payment link below.

Lunch: Pulled BBQ Pork, Shredded BBQ Beef, with brioche buns and sides.  If you have special dietary needs, please let us know at

Every dollar makes a difference!

3 Raffle Tickets - $5.00

SAME - Southern Arizona Post - Tucson, AZ