General Information

 

About USSTRATCOM

Located at Offutt Air Force Base near Omaha, Neb., the United States Strategic Command (USSTRATCOM) is one of ten unified commands in the Department of Defense. The command headquarters represents all four services, including Department of Defense civilians and contractors, and oversees the command's operationally-focused global strategic mission. USSTRATCOM integrates and coordinates the necessary command and control capability to provide support with the most accurate and timely information to the President, secretary of defense, other national leadership, and regional combatant commanders.

 

The missions of U.S. Strategic Command are: to deter attacks on U.S. vital interests, to ensure U.S. freedom of action in space and cyberspace, to deliver integrated kinetic and non-kinetic effects to include nuclear and information operations in support of U.S. Joint Force Commander operations, to synchronize global missile defense plans and operations, to synchronize regional combating of weapons of mass destruction plans, to provide integrated surveillance and reconnaissance allocation recommendations to the SECDEF, and to advocate for capabilities as assigned. Visit www.stratcom.mil for more information.

 

About AFCEA

 

AFCEA International, established in 1946, is a non-profit membership association serving the military, government, industry, and academia as an ethical forum for advancing professional knowledge and relationships in the fields of communications, IT, intelligence, and global security. AFCEA supports local chapters, sponsors events, publishes the award-winning SIGNAL Magazine, promotes education, and provides member benefits – all with the purpose of equipping its members to meet government’s challenges and to further their careers. AFCEA and its chapters provide a common ground for learning that is unquestioned in its integrity and unequaled in the reach of its relationships. Over 31,000 members support AFCEA International for the same reason: we help them succeed and enable them to serve.

Education is an AFCEA core value. The Association, in partnership with the AFCEA Educational Foundation, Chapters and members worldwide, presents $1.5 million annually in scholarships, grants and awards to students in science and technology majors as well as those fields related to intelligence and homeland security attending the five service academies, ROTC programs, graduate schools and other educational institutions. The AFCEA Professional Development Center (PDC) complements the Association’s educational efforts by providing a wide-ranging program of continuing educational and technical training courses. The Foundation also sponsors awards and prizes for academic excellence in military schools and training institutions of all of the Services.

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Dress

All Symposium events are business dress. Military personnel are to wear service dress for all events:
Air Force: Service Dress

Army: Class A

Marine Corps: Service A

Navy: Service Dress Blue

Coast Guard: Service Dress Blue

 

AFCEA supports the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Attendees with special needs should call (703) 631-6119.