In 2020, Mr. Simental, Dr. Bynum, and Mr. Holst participated as presenters at the 13th Annual Naval Postgraduate School, Center for Homeland Defense/University Agency Partnership Program – Homeland Defense and Security Education Summit on Emerging Technologies: Space Technology – Reshaping Approaches to Homeland Security, Emergency Management and Response.
Simental Industries Ltd. also led a multi-organizational team of researchers and subject matter experts from the public, private, industry and non-profit sectors from Colorado Technical University, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, the National Cybersecurity Center/Space-ISAC, Larimer County Office of Emergency Management and the United States Space Foundation on a collaborative grant proposal for the National Science Foundation, Civic Innovation Challenge 2020, Track B: Improve Resilience to Natural Disasters by Equipping Communities for Greater Preparedness and Resilience to Natural Disasters.
Title of Project: SCC-CIVIC-PG Track B: Collaborative Research: Framework and Catalog of Space Capabilities in Emergency & Disaster Management for State and Local Organizations.
In 2019, Simental Industries Ltd. then C&S Resiliency Solutions Ltd. assisted CREO Industrial Arts and the United States Olympic Museum with artifacts and exhibit logistics and services. This included storing and securing the “Miracle on Ice” scoreboard from Team USA’s surprise 4-3 victory over the Soviet Union’s men’s ice hockey team at the 1980 Lake Placid Winter Olympics.