AFCEA International

Events Catalog
July 2017


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Event dates and locations are subject to change.
For the most current information, visit http://u.afcea.org/events or email events@afcea.org.


JANUARY 2017 2018 2019

AFCEA Small Business Networking Event
Fairfax, VA

AFCEA's small business community is celebrating STEM collaboration between government and industry at the Children's Science Center Lab, Fairfax, Virginia. Attendees will explore a few of the museum's scientific gizmos and gadgets. Many were invented in response to a government need. This educational and networking opportunity is an integral part of what AFCEA does best: brings together government and industry to inspire innovation. Space is limited. Register early!


JAN 26


JAN


TBD
FEBRUARY 2017 2018 2019

Offset Symposium
San Francisco, CA

The Offset Symposium is a new forum for the defense community and the high technology sector aimed at rebuilding the ties that bind innovative technology clusters such as Silicon Valley and the national security community. By leveraging the venture capital (VC) ecosystem, the forum will enable VCs and the technologists in which they invest to explore dual-use applicability to address today's pressing national security missions.


FEB 14-15


APR 17-18


TBD

WEST Conference and Exhibition
San Diego, CA

WEST is the foremost event in which the builders 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 21-23


FEB 6-8


FEB 13-15

Foreign Naval and Maritime Threat Symposium
Chantilly, VA

The Office of Naval Intelligence (ONI) and AFCEA present the inaugural Foreign Naval and Maritime Threat Symposium. During this TS/SCI level event, ONI's senior experts and the U.S. Marine Corps Intelligence Activity 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. Lynn Wright, deputy director of naval intelligence, and Rear Adm. Robert Sharp, commander, ONI, will kick off the day's program.


FEB 28


FEB


TBD

AFCEA Small Business Committee Procurement Series
Arlington, VA

Join us from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. to get ready for the Small Business Enterprise Application Services (SBEAS) IT contract vehicle. A few dozen primes will be vying for billions of dollars over the next decade. The SBEAS replaces NetCents-2 Application Services SB, which has been so successful that the Air Force had to double its ceiling to $1.85 billion. Network with other interested vendors and get the information on what it will take to win. The cost is $35 for AFCEA members. A $85 membership/registration bundle is available for nonmembers.


FEB 28


FEB


TBD
MARCH 2017 2018 2019

Army Signal Conference
Springfield, VA

As a part of the 2017 Army Signal Conference, AFCEA Industry Outreach Sessions will provide a forum for more than 125 key Army leaders and industry professionals to discuss ideas, challenges and issues. Keynote speakers from the Army Signal Corps and industry as well as panels and training sessions will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The day also includes a series of 20-minute solution presentations. Tabletop exhibit space is available. Informal networking opportunities will take place at a reception beginning at 5:30 p.m. Sponsorships are available.


MAR 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 remain ready for the challenges of a complex world. This gala event features a reception followed by a formal banquet, Regimental Award presentations and dancing. Attendees will include representatives from all levels of Signal leadership, industry and friends of the Signal Corps.


MAR 10


MAR


TBD
APRIL 2017 2018 2019

OASIS On-Ramps--SOLD OUT!
Vienna, VA

Join us from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. to get ready for OASIS On-Ramps. GSA's One Acquisition Solution for Integrated Services (OASIS) contract vehicle generated $11 billion in orders in its first two years up and running. GSA is opening up on-ramps that will give you a chance to become an OASIS prime. The on-ramps rely on a points-based scorecard evaluation method. Network with other interested vendors and hear from Brian Friel, who pioneered a "big data" approach to help companies maximize their points on scorecard procurements. Insperity, who offers customized HR solutions, is the event's sponsor.


APR 18


APR


TBD

NITEC17 - NCI Agency Industry Conference and AFCEA Europe TechNet International
Ottawa, ON

The flagship event of AFCEA Europe and the NATO Communications and Information Agency (NCI Agency) will be organized in collaboration with the Department of National Defence, Canada. Join 800 high-level defence experts to discuss innovation, Government-Industry collaboration and 3 billion EUR worth of business opportunities at this year's NITEC17. The agenda is now published on NITEC website.


APR 24-26


APR


TBD

Spring Intelligence Symposium
Springfield, VA

The 2017 Spring Intelligence Symposium will expand shared awareness of enduring threats, increase appreciation of IC needs and shortfalls, and improve engagement with industry and academia. Speakers and panelists will discuss how the government and private sector can work together to ensure that the United States and its allies maintain the capability to deter threats or prevail in confrontations.


APR 26-27


APR 18-19


TBD
MAY 2017 2018 2019

DIA Science and Technology Industry Day
Chantilly, VA

AFCEA Intelligence and the Defense Intelligence Agency are co-sponsoring the first DIA S&T Industry Day. This is an opportunity to engage directly with the Defense Intelligence S&T organization in a classified (TS/SCI) setting. Defense Intelligence S&T directly supports the DIA's current operations and strategic planning. The industry day will highlight the organization's capabilities along with areas where the private sector can help mitigate risk.


MAY 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 24-25


MAY 22-23


MAY 21-22
JUNE 2017 2018 2019

Federal Contractor Rumor Bingo
Vienna, VA

Pssssttt ... From RS3 to T4NG to 8a STARS II, from HITS to HITSS to FITSS, from SBEAS to OASIS to Triple-S, it can be tough to separate rumor from fact in the federal market. Brian Friel of Nation Analytics will moderate a highly interactive discussion of the latest scuttlebutt covering everything from the future of SeaPort-e to the outlook for contract vehicle on-ramps. Come armed with the juiciest federal contract tidbits you've heard around the water cooler. We will share, affirm and debunk the latest whispers in a fun night of networking among business development insiders. Send your most interesting rumors to Katie Helwig in advance at khelwig@afcea.org. Join us from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. The cost is $35 for AFCEA Members. There is a membership/registration bundle of $85 available for nonmembers. Insperity, who offers customized HR solutions, is the event's sponsor.


JUN 6


JUN


TBD

Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium
Baltimore, MD

DCOS will focus primarily on the Defense Information Systems Agency and the Joint Force Headquarters-Department of Defense Information Network in their operational role as both the defender and creator of adaptive and resilient networks. Participants will include USCYBERCOM, the DOD CIO office, combatant commands, DOD agencies, coalition partners, industry, academia and the military services.


JUN 13-15


MAY 15-17


TBD

DISA Small Business Speed Dating
Baltimore, MD

Sharon Jones, Director, Office of Small Business for the Defense Information Systems Agency will hold a 'speed dating' experience during the Defensive Cyber Operations Symposium.


JUN 15


JUN


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.


JUN 15


MAY 10


TBD

CompTIA Cybersecurity Analyst (CSA+) Mini-Boot Camp
Augusta, GA

Join CompTIA staff for this comprehensive, 5 hour, mini-boot camp that will introduce you to CompTIA┐s newest security certification, CSA+. Earn CEUs as you gain an understanding of the knowledge and skills required to configure and use threat-detection tools, perform data analysis, and interpret the results with the end goal of securing your organization┐s applications and systems. Register and attend for a chance to win a FREE CSA+ voucher and fill the analytical gap that you and your employees may be missing. Registration is required due to limited seating and will be open June 13 - Aug 4, 2017. Mini- Boot Camp registration will include a complimentary same day exhibit hall pass. Tuition is $270 for AFCEA members and $295 for non-members. Registration is free for active military/government personnel.


JUN 15
AUG 9


JUN


TBD

AFCEA 2nd European GeoInformation Symposium & Exhibition
Berlin, Germany

How can the huge and constantly growing amount of related data and datasets be handled efficiently, effectively and simultaneously to guide decisions for future missions? Symposium attendees will explore this topic in depth and see potential technical solutions to answering this vital question.


JUN 20-22


JUN


TBD

Army Intelligence Industry Day
Chantilly, 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 29


JUN 7


TBD
JULY 2017 2018 2019

Classified Cyber Forum
Chantilly, VA

"Cyber threat intelligence" has different meanings to different organizations and intersects with other activities and disciplines. Increasing levels of malicious cyber activity complicate the ability to detect and prevent activity. This classified (Secret/NOFOR) forum will focus on how this changing threat affects intelligence, homeland security and cybersecurity from a technology, policy and substantive/information perspective. Sessions will focus on finding and expelling the adversary, commercial capabilities and the economic security implications of global commerce on the Internet.


JUL 13


JUN 28


TBD

AFCEA Small Business "Bridging the Gap" Series: Creating Visibility
Herndon, VA

Through dynamic discussions with thought leaders and subject matter experts, increase participant knowledge about creating and delivering influential content to government decision makers prior to and during the procurement process. This corporate member exclusive is: $295. Register today!


JUL 19


JUL


TBD
AUGUST 2017 2018 2019

TechNet Augusta
Augusta, GA

TechNet Augusta provides a forum for key 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 the importance of the network, security issues and training to enable operational forces to modernize and be ready to meet emerging challenges in 2025 and beyond.


AUG 8-10


AUG


TBD
SEPTEMBER 2017 2018 2019

Intel & National Security Summit
Washington, DC

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


SEP 6-7


SEP


TBD

Homeland Security Conference
Washington, DC

Securing the homeland demands coordinated and end- to-end collaboration. Through panel discussions, keynote speakers and networking opportunities, the Homeland Security Conference provides a diverse cross section of professionals--from subject matter experts to frontline responders--with the opportunity to meet face to face and explore new technologies. The Homeland Security and FedID events will share an exhibit hall but will operate separately.


SEP 12-13


SEP


TBD

Federal Identity Forum & Exposition
Washington, DC

The Federal Identity Forum & Exposition (formerly Global Identity Summit) will be co- located with AFCEA's Homeland Security Conference this year. FedID is the federal government's primary outreach and collaboration-building event with the worldwide identity community. It is designed to promote a comprehensive understanding of the current capabilities, needs and trends in the federal government and broader identity community and to initiate and advance collaboration among identity stakeholders. FedID and Homeland Security will share an exhibit hall but will operate as separate events.


SEP 12-14


SEP


TBD

Small Business Matchmaking at Homeland Security Conference
Washington , DC

Small Businesses pre-register to have their corporate capabilities matched with government and industry primes. These business to business conversations are reserved for AFCEA Corporate Members. Participating parties receive a meeting schedule and background information to make each 10-minute meeting focus on needs assessments and collaborative opportunities. Register for the DHS Conference first to be able to participate in the Matchmaking program.


SEP 12


SEP


TBD

Small business networking
Web

Small business event


SEP 26


SEP


TBD

NRO Industry Day
Chantilly, VA

Partnering and information sharing are essential for keeping our nation ahead of today's complex security threats. To facilitate government-industry innovation, AFCEA Intelligence and the National Reconnaissance Office (NRO) are sponsoring a full-day classified (Secret/NOFORN) event dedicated to identifying areas of possible collaboration and business opportunities to help enable and accelerate NRO's strategic vision.


SEP 28


SEP


TBD
OCTOBER 2017 2018 2019

NGA Industry Day - RESCHEDULED
Springfield, VA

Partnering and information sharing are essential for keeping the nation ahead of today's complex security threats. To facilitate government-industry innovation, AFCEA Intelligence and the National Geospatial- Intelligence Agency (NGA) are sponsoring a full-day classified (SECRET) event dedicated to identifying areas of possible collaboration and business opportunities to help enable and accelerate NGA's strategic vision.


OCT 5


OCT


TBD

TechNet Europe
Stockholm , Sweden

AFCEA Europe presents TechNet Europe 2017 in cooperation with the Stockholm Chapter and under the patronage of the Minister for Defence, Sweden. In light of the deteriorating situation at the European borders, the event will feature a look at various scenarios, including those that could lead to violence, and the appropriate civil-military cooperation needed to master any rapid antagonistic developments. The event will include the first AFCEA Hackathon integrated with TechNet Europe.


OCT 9-11


OCT


TBD

AFCEA Small Business "Bridging the Gap" Series: WRITING TO WIN
McLean, VA

This session provides participants a real-world immersion in avoiding capture and proposal 'worst practices' and helps them increase their ability to execute winning proposal efforts. This corporate member exclusive is $295. Register today!


OCT 18


OCT


TBD

MILCOM
Baltimore, MD

Be part of the evolving conversation surrounding military communications. In the MILCOM tradition, experts in C4I and cyber issues will lead an outstanding series of unclassified and restricted technical presentations, tutorials and panel discussions. MILCOM also features industry exhibits all under one roof. Join members of government organizations, the military services and the service research labs. Continuing education credits available.


OCT 23-25


OCT


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 military services' requirements and needs.


OCT 31 - NOV 2


NOV 13-15


NOV 19-21
NOVEMBER 2017 2018 2019

DHS Intelligence Enterprise Industry Day
Chantilly, VA

AFCEA Intelligence and the Office of the Under Secretary of Intelligence and Analysis, Department of Homeland Security, are co-sponsoring this one-day, classified event for the private sector. Government leaders from key components of the DHS Intelligence Enterprise will discuss its mission and priorities and highlight where the private sector can help address capability gaps.


NOV 14


NOV


TBD
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