• 2019 SOFIC - Special Operations Forces Industry Conference featured image Special Operations

    5/20/2019 - 5/23/2019

    2019 SOFIC

    Conference | Tampa Convention Center | Tampa, FL
    The Special Operations Forces Industry Conference is the premier venue for the SOF community to interact with industry and to collaborate on the challenges, initiatives, and way-ahead in delivering the most cutting-edge capabilities into the hands of SOF operators.
  • Industrial Security

    5/20/2019 - 5/22/2019

    Spring 2019 Joint NDIA/AIA Industrial Security Conference

    Conference | Marriott World Center Orlando | Orlando, Florida
    This bi-annual conference achieves bringing together executive-level security leadership and policy-makers across the federal agencies and U.S. industry to address major government security topics warranting your attendance.
  • 5/22/2019 - 5/23/2019

    NDIA IA-IL 2019 Midwest Government Contracting Symposium

    Chapter | TaxSlayer Center | Moline, IL
    Did you know that Congress and the President have passed a $716 billion-dollar defense budget for 2019? This is the largest defense budget in history! The time is now to act on learning more about doing business with agencies located on the Rock Island Arsenal or contract opportunities issued by these agencies. Join the Iowa-Illinois Chapter of the National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) as they host their 12th Annual Midwest Government Contracting Symposium, presented by the Quad Cities Chamber / Illinois Defense Industry Adjustment Program.
  • AGM-114 Hellfire missile loaded onto an AH-64E Apache helicopter Acquisition Programs

    5/22/2019 - 5/23/2019

    Manufacturing Division Technology Interchange

    Symposium | University of Alabama Huntsville Shelby Center | Huntsville, AL
    The NDIA Manufacturing Division is sponsoring a Technology Interchange with the Army to will share new technology initiatives for the warfighter and future systems along with its needs from industry.
  • 5/23/2019

    NDIA/WID Central Florida Chapters Bi-Monthly Luncheon

    Chapter, Luncheon | Holiday Inn | Orlando, FL
    Please join the NDIA's and WID Central Florida Chapters for their Bi-Monthly Luncheon on Thursday, May 23rd. This month's speaker is Brigadier General Michael Sloane, USA, Program Executive Officer, Program Executive Office for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI). Brigadier General Michael E. Sloane is the Program Executive Officer for Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI) in Orlando, Florida. PEO STRI executes a multi-billion dollar program annually, and is staffed by more than 1,000 military, government civilian and service support contractors. The organization also manages Foreign Military Sales programs which support more than 65 countries.
  • 2019 Armament Systems Forum Featured Image Armaments

    6/3/2019 - 6/6/2019

    2019 Armament Systems Forum

    Exhibit, Forum | Fredericksburg Expo & Conference Center | Fredericksburg, VA
    The NDIA 2019 Armament Systems Forum provides the U.S. and International Allied Armament government and industry framework understanding of the evolving global requirements and capabilities.
  • 6/12/2019 - 6/13/2019

    2019 Training & Simulation Industry Symposium (TSIS)

    Conference | Rosen Centre Hotel | Orlando, FL
    An excellent opportunity to network and interact with procurement officials for Training and Simulation products and services from the Army, Marine Corps, Navy and Air Force. The focus will be on providing insight into opportunities forthcoming in the near to mid future. The TSIS agenda has plenty of break time built into the agenda to allow for side-bar meetings with key Government attendees as well as Industry Partners to discuss teaming opportunities. This year we will be at the Rosen Centre Hotel.
  • 6/13/2019

    2019 Women In Defense National Conference

    Conference | Crystal Gateway Marriott | Arlington, VA
    Join Women In Defense as we celebrate our mission of energizing and honoring women who educate the best students, develop the best policies, and deliver the best capabilities and services to warfighters, to ensure the U.S. can protect our people and our homeland, promote prosperity, preserve peace through strength and advance American influence.
  • 6/19/2019 - 6/20/2019

    How Washington Works® - Navigating the DoD

    Course | WBB, Inc. | Reston, VA
    Ever wondered how the Department of Defense (DOD) goes about buying something from start to finish? The How Washington Works® training course gives those who attend the understanding and insights into the processes that guide DOD actions and decisions for the future.
  • Small Business

    6/25/2019 - 6/26/2019

    NDIA Tennessee Valley Chapter's Missile Defense Agency Small Business Conference

    Conference | Von Braun Center South Hall | Huntsville, Alabama
    Please join NDIA Tennessee Valley Chapter's Missile Defense Agency Small Business Programs Conference in Huntsville, AL June 25-26. This is the 20th year for the conference. The program will include briefings from the Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD), Office of Small Business Programs, the Directors of MDA Acquisitions, MDA Contracts and Program Office officials on relative upcoming MDA procurements. Finally, The MDA Small Business Advocacy Council (SBAC) along with applicable MDA program office representatives will be in attendance to discuss small business opportunities, one on one, with individual company representatives.
  • Manufacturing Division Graphic - industrial bits and screws in shades of silver and blue Manufacturing

    6/26/2019 - 6/27/2019

    June Manufacturing Division Meeting

    Meeting | Holland and Knight | Washington, DC
    The NDIA Manufacturing Division aids industry/government/academia interaction in technology areas directly related to manufacturing research, design, development, testing and production. Through such interaction, these groups exchange information and views that benefit the development of advanced technology for the war fighter.
  • US Capitol Building Small Business


    NDIA Congressional Perspectives Breakfast Series

    Breakfast | NDIA Headquarters | Arlington, VA
    As the Vice Chair a member of the House Committee on Armed Services (HASC), Rep. Brown will provide his thoughts on congressional priorities going into this year's legislative cycle, such as workforce development, other transaction authorities (OTAs), and cybersecurity contracting compliance. As well as give participants a chance to express views, opinions, and even policy recommendations on issues impacting industry's ability to innovate and produce for the warfighter.
  • Procurement


    July 2019 Procurement Division Meeting

    Committee Division Meeting | American Institute of Architects | Washington, DC
    The quarterly Procurement Division Meeting will feature multiple speakers and panelists addressing current defense industrial base issues and today’s challenges facing the acquisition and procurement community.
  • 7/10/2019

    Capitol Hill Modeling and Simulation Expo

    Exhibit | Rayburn Building - Foyer | Washington, DC
    This summer, top-notch M&S demonstrations from around the country will be brought to the nation’s capital at the 13th Annual 2019 Capitol Hill Modeling and Simulation Expo. Limited time, strained budgets, or undertrained staff threaten our nation’s readiness to respond to a black swan event. Modeling and simulation (M&S) provides opportunities to prepare for and predict the unpredictable in these situations. Our nation’s leaders are recognizing that M&S is the bridge that transforms future problems into current solutions.
  • 7/11/2019

    10th Annual Integrated Air and Missile Defense Symposium

    Symposium | The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, Kossiakoff Conference Center | Laurel, MD
  • 7/15/2019

    NDIA Greater Hampton Roads Chapter's Joint Warfighting Forum (JWF)

    Forum | Christopher Newport University | Newport News, VA
    Please join the Greater Hampton Roads Chapter for their Joint Warfighting Forum (JWF) to be held at Christopher Newport University in Newport News, Virginia on July 15th. Multi-Domain Operations (MDO) have received increasing attention as the U.S. military considers future armed conflict. Emerging technologies like artificial intelligence, hypersonic weapons, nanotechnology, and robotics are driving a fundamental change in the character of international conflict. As multi-domain operations increase the complexity of the battlespace, it will require a highly adaptable and resilient U.S. and Allied response through the development of Doctrine, Systems and Tactics to ensure successful mission execution. This forum will address those efforts, including the role of industry and academia.
  • CBRN Graphic CBRN

    7/23/2019 - 7/24/2019

    2019 CBRN Defense Conference & Exhibition

    Conference | Chase Center on the Riverfront | Wilmington, DE
    This conference will provide both government and industry the opportunity to understand and better support current and future CBRN joint program requirements and to identify potential business opportunities associated with each of them.
  • 2019 Hypersonics Capabilities Conference image Emerging Technologies

    7/30/2019 - 8/1/2019

    2019 Hypersonics Capabilities Conference

    Conference | Purdue University | West Lafayette, IN
    NDIA, in partnership with Purdue University, will host a comprehensive program on hypersonic systems. Together with government, industry and academia partners, NDIA will present the technical foundations of hypersonic systems, the current approach to rapidly developing hypersonic capabilities, and the warfighter, policy, and acquisition perspectives to delivering a sustainable operational capability.
  • EOD Warrior in full suit approaching on right side of image. MTRS-2 Robot on left side of image. Both are on a gravel road in a field with low scrub bushes and grasses. Hills in the background. The day is cloudy. Emerging Technologies

    8/6/2019 - 8/8/2019

    2019 Global Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Symposium & Exhibition

    Symposium, Exhibit | Bethesda North Marriott | Bethesda, Maryland
    Join us for the 2019 Global Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) Symposium & Exhibition, produced by NDIA in partnership with the EOD Warrior Foundation as we examine innovation for the future of the force in light of the new national security and national defense strategies.
  • Technical Information Division Technical Information

    8/7/2019 - 8/9/2019

    CDM Course and Exam

    Certification Class | NDIA Headquarters | Arlington, VA
    Most organizations recognize CDM processes as keystones in two of the most critical business requirements; managing risk and controlling cost. CDM is a “value added” essential part of business. Accordingly, a reliable means to identify and recognize well-qualified, experienced configuration and data management professionals is essential to establish professionalism in these disciplines.
  • 8/13/2019 - 8/15/2019

    NDIA Michigan Chapter’s Ground Vehicle Systems Engineering And Technology Symposium (GVSETS) & Advanced Planning Briefings For Industry (APBI)

    Conference | Novi Suburban Collection Showplace | Novi, MI
    GVSETS & APBI brings together more than 1,000 Ground System executives, program managers, engineers, and key decision-makers to discuss and collaborate technology, initiatives, programs and plans in the ground domain. This is a unique opportunity for the community to come together to shape the course and contribute to the future success of our nation’s Warfighters.
  • 8/26/2019 - 8/28/2019

    iFest 2019

    Conference | Hilton Alexandria Mark Center | Alexandria, VA
    In collaboration with the National Training and Simulation Association (NTSA), the Advanced Distributed Learning (ADL) Initiative is excited to announce iFest 2019. iFest provides unique opportunities for military, government, industry, and academia professionals to share the latest in distributed learning innovations.
  • Mastering Business Development Business Trends

    9/11/2019 - 9/12/2019

    Mastering Business Development Workshop

    Workshop | NDIA | Arlington, Virginia
    The Mastering Business Development® Workshop is an educational and professional development program which focuses on the thinking, process and discipline required for professional Business Development. This 2-day workshop fosters participants’ understanding of the core competencies required for success in the Business Development role.
  • Dark silhouettes of people dressed in professional attire at the front of the image. A light blue line, as in a line graph, is superimposed over a dark blue background. Integrated Program Management

    9/11/2019 - 9/12/2019

    2019 Fall Integrated Program Management (IPM) Division Meeting

    Committee Division Meeting | Hyatt Regency Denver Tech Center | Denver, Colorado
    The Integrated Program Management Division (IPMD) is the primary forum for exchanging views and information to promote and communicate integrated program management best practices. The IPMD actively works to foster mutual understanding and effective working relationships between Industry and Government regarding the development, documentation, and maintenance of effective integrated program management processes.
  • Undersea Warfare

    9/16/2019 - 9/18/2019

    2019 Undersea Warfare Technology Fall Conference

    Conference | U.S. Naval Submarine Base New London | Groton, CT
    This annual conference will concentrate on the Navy's core competency mission of countering submarine and mine threats to the free, and open flow of sea borne commerce, and power projection from the sea.
  • 9/23/2019 - 9/27/2019

    Defense Systems Acquisition Management (DSAM) Course

    Course | NDIA Headquarters | Arlington, VA
  • Technical Information Division Technical Information

    10/17/2019 - 10/19/2019

    CDM Course and Exam

    Certification Class | CGI Federal Facility | Huntsville, AL
    Most organizations recognize CDM processes as keystones in two of the most critical business requirements; managing risk and controlling cost. CDM is a “value added” essential part of business. Accordingly, a reliable means to identify and recognize well-qualified, experienced configuration and data management professionals is essential to establish professionalism in these disciplines.
  • Munitions Technology

    10/21/2019 - 10/24/2019

    Insensitive Munitions & Energetic Materials Technology Symposium (IMEMTS)

    Symposium | Silken Al-Andalus Palace hotel | Sevilla,,
    The Insensitive Munitions European Manufacturers Group (IMEMG), the US National Defence Industrial Association (NDIA) and the NATO Munitions Safety Information and Analysis Centre (MSIAC), sponsor this joint industry/government symposium on Insensitive Munitions (IM) and Energetic Materials (EM).
  • Industrial Security

    10/21/2019 - 10/23/2019

    Fall 2019 Joint NDIA/AIA Industrial Security Conference

    Conference | JW Marriott Scottsdale Camelback Inn Resort & Spa | Scottsdale, Arizona
    This bi-annual conference achieves bringing together executive-level security leadership and policy-makers across the federal agencies and U.S. industry to address major government security topics warranting your attendance.
  • Systems Engineering

    10/21/2019 - 10/24/2019

    22nd Annual Systems and Mission Engineering Conference

    Conference | Hilton Tampa Downtown | Tampa, FL
    The Department of Defense continues to seek ways to improve the acquisition of military equipment and capability to assist the warfighter in protecting the U.S. and its Allies around the world in a complex environment of ever-changing threats and conditions.
  • Expeditionary Warfare

    10/22/2019 - 10/24/2019

    24th Annual Expeditionary Warfare Conference

    Conference | Westin Annapolis | Annapolis, MD
    The NDIA Expeditionary Warfare Conference continues to serve as the premier venue for defense and industry expeditionary warfare leaders to assemble each year and discuss the issues and challenges facing the forces of today and tomorrow.
  • Precision Strike

    10/22/2019 - 10/24/2019

    Precision Strike Technology Symposium (PSTS-19)

    Symposium | The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory Kossiakoff Center | Laurel, MD
    As DoD faces the realities of a changing world and pays full attention to its major competitors China and Russia, the precision strike community focus is on enhanced lethality and modernizing key precision engagement capabilities for urgent execution of the National Defense Strategy!
  • 10/29/2019 - 10/31/2019

    Multinational Conference

    Conference | Hilton Dresden Hotel | Dresden,
    Delegates will get to hear views from various nations on key issues facing the missile defense community.
  • Combat Survivability

    11/5/2019 - 11/7/2019

    2019 Aircraft Survivability Symposium

    Symposium | Naval Postgraduate School | Monterey, California
    The Aircraft Survivability Symposium brings together senior level government and industry representatives, the armed services, and academia to discuss survivability technologies, sustainment and operations, threats and counter measures in a classified environment.
  • Logistics

    11/12/2019 - 11/14/2019

    35th Annual National Logistics Forum

    Forum | DoubleTree Tampa Airport - Westshore | Tampa, FL
    The 35th Annual National Logistics Forum will bring together senior government and industry logistics policy officials and practitioners to address current challenges facing the delivery of logistics capabilities and services in the current and future severely resource constrained environment.
  • 12/2/2019 - 12/6/2019

    I/ITSEC 2019

    Conference | Orange County Convention Center | Orlando, FL
    I/ITSEC 2019 (Interservice/Industry Training, Simulation & Education Conference)
  • 12/31/2019

    NDIA Washington, D.C. Chapter's Scholarship Program

    Chapter | Washington D.C., District of Columbia
    The Washington, D.C. Chapter is kicking off their annual ROTC Scholarship fundraising campaign for 2019, and we need your, and your company's, continued financial support! We hope that your continued support of local ROTC Cadets and Midshipmen will play a part in demonstrating to them how much we appreciate what they are preparing to do for our Nation.