AFCEA International

Events Catalog
December 2018


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Event dates and locations are subject to change.
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JANUARY 2018 2019 2020

Cyber Education, Research, and Training Symposium (CERTS)
Augusta, GA

The military's first Cyber, Education, Research and Training Symposium brings cyber warriors together with solution providers in business, academia and labs. Military leaders will present and discuss their plans, priorities and requirements with educators, trainers and researchers ready to find answers to these needs.


JAN 17-18


JAN 15-17


TBD

Let's Talk About the Next Gen for SeaPort-e
Vienna, VA

Industry analyst Brian Friel will discuss the next generation of the SeaPort-e contract vehicle and what you need to do now to prepare. Members pay $45. Nonmembers pay $95, which includes a one- year AFCEA individual membership. Register today!


JAN 23


JAN


TBD
FEBRUARY 2018 2019 2020

Air Force A2 ISR Industry Symposium
Chantilly, VA

The Next Generation ISR Dominance Flight Plan will make its debut at this classified (TS/SCI) event. Lt. Gen. VeraLinn Jamieson, USAF, and other speakers will discuss the impact of transregional threats and how ISR forces will use data as a weapon to empower multi-domain, multi-role assets. Topics will include increasing the resiliency of ISR capabilities through machine learning automation, AI and big data.


FEB 2


FEB


TBD

WEST Conference and Exhibition
CA

WEST is the foremost event in which the makers of platforms and the designers of technologies can discuss and demonstrate solutions in a single locale. The event enables senior military and government officials to gain feedback directly from sea service warfighters. Industry leaders can learn about military requirements and connect with decision makers as well as operators during the event. Continuing education credits are available.


FEB 6-8


FEB 13-15


MAR 2-4

Cyber Resilience Conference
Brussels, Belgium

This event will foster a coherent debate, the exchange of best practices and the promotion of future actions based on the most recent policy decisions and relevant activities of both the EU and NATO. The focus will also be on the member states with a special emphasize on the methods to strengthen resilience.


FEB 20


FEB


TBD

AFCEA Small Business "Bridging the Gap" Series: Finding Opportunities
Springfield, VA

This series empowers companies with the tactics and tools they need to find federal sector contracting and subcontracting opportunities. The collaborative discussion is led by Guy Timberlake, CEO, The American Small Business Coalition. This is a corporate member exclusive benefit for $295.


FEB 21


FEB


TBD
MARCH 2018 2019 2020

Foreign Naval and Maritime Threat Symposium
Chantilly, VA

The Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) and AFCEA present the Foreign Naval and Maritime Threat Symposium. During this TS/SCI level event, ONI's senior experts will deliver a series of briefings describing the current and future global threat environment with a focus on areas where industry can help mitigate it.


MAR 1


MAR


TBD

AFCEA Army Signal Conference
Springfield, VA

Delving into the theme "Unprecedented Opportunities," the 2018 AFCEA Army Signal Conference will include presentations from key leaders within the Army and other services, government and industry leaders.


MAR 6-9


MAR


TBD

AFCEA Regimental Signal Ball
Springfield, VA

The annual black-tie AFCEA Regimental Signal Ball brings the Army Signal Corps together to celebrate the rich history of those who enable mission command and to shape the network and enable the force for today's and tomorrow's challenges. This gala event features a reception followed by a formal banquet, live entertainment, Regimental Award presentations and dancing. Attendees will include representatives from all levels of Signal leadership, industry professionals and friends of the Signal Corps.


MAR 9


MAR


TBD

Let's Talk About FLASH 2 and EAGLE 3
Vienna, VA

Two of the most protested federal programs are coming up as new business opportunities: FLASH 2 and EAGLE 3. Will DHS combine these two programs or will they procure them as separate programs for UX/UI and development? Joshua Seckel, former USCIS FLASH procurement official, and Brian Friel, BD Squared LLC, will discuss the possibilities. Add your voice, network for teaming partners and prepare for these critical procurements.


MAR 20


MAR


TBD
APRIL 2018 2019 2020

Mission Command Industry Engagement Symposium
Kansas City, MO

As the U.S. Army defines its network and C4 needs to match its new operational strategy, industry perspectives and potential solutions are important to consider. Keying off the most recent study by the Institute for Defense Analysis (IDA) and their own recently developed strategy to guide changes, the Army's Mission Command Center of Excellence (MCCoE) will be present and discuss their strategy.


APR 3


APR


TBD

Offset Symposium
San Francisco, CA

The Offset Symposium is dedicated to rebuilding the ties between Silicon Valley innovators and the national security community by leveraging the venture capital (VC) ecosystem. The forum connects VCs and technologists to explore dual-use applicability to pressing national security missions. One goal is to strengthen the connection between government-sponsored innovation and venture capitalists and to develop commercial uses.


APR 18-19


APR


TBD

Spring Intelligence Symposium
Springfield, VA

This annual classified (Top Secret/SI/TK-NOFORN) event features leaders from the Intelligence Community (IC) who share the rationale for investments in technology, services, research and development. Speakers from industry and academia explore where they are putting research dollars and the friction or misalignment that may occur with the IC's Technology Road Map. Exhibit and sponsorship opportunities available.


APR 18-19


APR


TBD
MAY 2018 2019 2020

EPIC Speaker Series (Young AFCEA)
Fairfax, VA

Intelligence and the Future


JUN 5
MAY 1


MAY


TBD

Navy Information Warfare Industry Day
Chantilly, VA

Navy Information Warfare Industry Day provides business intelligence in the context of the Navy Strategy for Achieving Information Dominance. This classified (Secret/NOFORN) event stresses the public/private partnership and identifies areas where industry can support the Navy Information Warfare Community and its mission. AFCEA Intelligence, the Naval Intelligence Professionals and the Office of the Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare sponsor this event.


MAY 10


JUN 14


TBD

Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium
Baltimore, MD

Defensive cyber operations are vital to the U.S. Defense Department's missions. Networks must be adaptive and resilient across a range of uses and against diverse threats. This symposium explores challenges and solutions, focusing primarily on DISA and JFHQ-DODIN in their operational role as network defender. Participants include various commands, DOD agencies, coalition partners, industry, academia and the military services.


MAY 15-17


MAY


TBD

Innovation Shark Tank
Chantilly, VA

The Innovation Shark Tank is the opportunity for small businesses creating exceptional solutions to pitch their ideas in an exciting format. Judges will provide practical feedback and multifaceted insights then select three winners who will compete to describe the innovation to more than 400 Small Business Innovation Summit attendees.


JUN 7
MAY 18


MAY


TBD

NITEC18
Berlin, Germany

NITEC is an annual flagship event jointly organized by AFCEA Europe and the NATO Communications and Information (NCI) Agency. This three-day industry conference offers an insight into the Alliance's emerging technological and cyber needs and provides direct access to program managers.


MAY 22-24


MAY


TBD

AFCEA/GMU Critical Issues in C4I Symposium
Fairfax, VA

The AFCEA/GMU Critical Issues in C4I Symposium brings academia, industry and government together to address important issues in C4I technology and systems R&D.


MAY 22-23


MAY 21-22


TBD
JUNE 2018 2019 2020

Classified Cyber Forum
Chantilly, VA

Manipulating information to shape perception, understanding and decision making is the focus of "Framing the Conversation on Information Confrontation." At the 2018 Classified Cyber Forum, participants will examine on how this growing threat affects civil society, economic prosperity and national security in areas of policy, technology and operations.


JUN 7


JUN


TBD

Army Intelligence Industry Day
Springfield , VA

U.S. Army Intelligence is evolving to be more adaptive and agile to provide asymmetric support to this regionally aligned, globally engaged service. This classified (Secret/NOFORN) event focuses on opportunities for the private sector and the importance Army Intelligence places on its relationship with industry. The event is co-sponsored by AFCEA Intelligence and the Office of the Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Headquarters, U.S. Army.


JUN 25


JUN 27


TBD
JULY 2018 2019 2020

Innovation Shark Tank -- The Tank is full!
Chantilly, VA

The Innovation Shark Tank is the opportunity for small businesses creating exceptional solutions to pitch their ideas in an exciting format. Judges will provide practical feedback and multifaceted insights then select three winners who will compete to describe the innovation to more than 400 Small Business Innovation Summit attendees.


JUL 11


JUL


TBD

AFCEA Small Business Innovation Summit
Vienna, VA

Small businesses are a gold mine of innovation. Their agility enables them to turn ideas into solutions quickly, change direction at the speed of requirement evolution and tackle unique problems. This conference will highlight innovative processes, products and solutions and encourage a dialogue about how to break down barriers to collaboration.


JUL 26


JUL


TBD

OASIS On-Ramps: Teaming and Prepping -- Sold Out!
Vienna, VA

The General Services Administration's One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services, or OASIS, contract vehicle has become a multi- billion-dollar juggernaut with hundreds of task orders for a broad range of professional services awarded by dozens of federal buyers. GSA is about to open up the contract to new prime contractors through an open season on- ramp. GSA may introduce a teaming option that didn't exist in the RFP five years ago. This event will discuss the timeline for the on-ramps and what you need to know about teaming to start prepping to bid.


JUL 31


JUL


TBD
AUGUST 2018 2019 2020

TechNet Augusta
Augusta, GA

TechNet Augusta provides a forum for military professionals from the U.S. Defense Department, armed services and U.S. Coast Guard to discuss issues and share ideas. Government, industry and academic speakers address a range of topics and focus on cyber electromagnetic activities for unified land operations. NEW THIS YEAR: A unique one-day teacher training workshop and networking forum will focus on STEM for teachers in Augusta and surrounding secondary school districts. Learn more!


AUG 20-24


AUG 19-23


AUG 17-21

AFCEA Educator and Industry Forum
Augusta, GA

Held in conjunction with TechNet Augusta 2018, this one-day teacher training workshop and networking forum will focus on STEM for teachers in Augusta and surrounding secondary school districts. Educators will build connections with industry partners that may have local and/or underused STEM education and training resources that can be brought to bear in K-12 settings regionally. The growing demand for a STEM-literate cyber workforce makes this the perfect time and place to strengthen the connections between the education and business ecosystems throughout the region.


AUG 21


AUG


TBD
SEPTEMBER 2018 2019 2020

Intelligence and National Security Summit
National Harbor, MD

AFCEA Intelligence and the Intelligence and National Security Alliance (INSA) are hosting the Intelligence & National Security Summit, which features leaders from both the public and private sectors who will discuss the needs of the U.S. Intelligence Community.


SEP 4-5


SEP


TBD

Intelligence & National Security Summit -- Classified Day
Springfield, VA

N/A


SEP 12


SEP


TBD

AFCEA Europe Cryptography workshop
Brussels, Belgium

AFCEA Europe will organise for the first time a one-day conference on cryptography gathering experts from NATO, the EU institutions, industry and academia. We will discuss the role of cryptography today and how it will change in the future.


SEP 13


SEP


TBD

Sarnoff Award Reception and Dinner
Washington, DC

Reception and dinner honoring Adm. Michael S. Rogers, USN, as the 2017 David Sarnoff Award winner, AFCEA's highest honor.


SEP 20


SEP


TBD

Federal Identity Forum
Tampa, FL

The Federal Identity Forum (FedID) is the U.S. federal government's primary outreach and collaboration-building event with the identity community worldwide. This annual event promotes a comprehensive understanding of current capabilities, pending needs, market trends and future directions. The goal is to advance public-private and cross-discipline collaboration to improve the application of identity and access management disciplines across all mission spaces.


SEP 25-27


SEP 23-26


TBD
OCTOBER 2018 2019 2020

MILCOM
Los Angeles, CA

At MILCOM, global military communications professionals face command, control, communications, computing, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (C4ISR) challenges head on. They look at them from every angle and discuss them from research and development through future needs. The conference allows industry to hear and understand the requirements, pace of change and state of play in a variety of C4ISR markets serving the military, federal agencies and multinational entities.


OCT 29-31


OCT


TBD
NOVEMBER 2018 2019 2020

TechNet Europe
Sorrento, Italy

TechNet Europe 2018 will illustrate the international regulatory, institutional and cooperative framework, deepen operational aspects and provide perspective on technological solutions. In addition, it will emphasize the need for sharing surveillance data and exchanging information gathered from a variety of advanced technologies--from sensors to analytics--between agencies and among nations and nongovernmental organizations.


NOV 6-7


NOV


TBD

TechNet Asia-Pacific
Honolulu, HI

TechNet Asia-Pacific is co-sponsored by AFCEA International and AFCEA Hawaii. It is the largest event in the Pacific Rim focusing on regional defense issues. Keynote speakers, panel moderators and panelists will discuss defense policies and challenges in the Asia-Pacific region and their relevance to both industry and government. Industry exhibitors will demonstrate products and solutions to meet the services' requirements and needs.


NOV 13-15


NOV


TBD

ODNI AIM Industry Day
Springfield, VA

Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence Sue Gordon leads the day's conversation with a look at the ODNI's efforts to build and sustain an aggressive mindset and operational framework across the intelligence enterprise. The focus will be on the strategic requirements involved in evaluating and acquiring new technologies. ODNI senior leaders will connect those requirements to existing resources and the current fiscal environment.


NOV 27


NOV


TBD
DECEMBER 2018 2019 2020

National Preparedness and Infrastructure Protection Symposium
Arlington, VA

That vital systems and processes sustaining critical urban infrastructures in the U.S. are at great risk of repeated cyber attacks is undeniable. There is little debate that national-level cybersecurity strategies must make this risk a top priority. Critical infrastructure protection takes center stage at this new AFCEA event, which will connect national and state policy makers, industry and government leaders, supporting agencies and principal players in a vital discussion of urban resilience in the face of both physical and cyber threats.


DEC 12


DEC


TBD
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