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 3721 - Arizona Laboratories for Security and Defense Research (AZLabs) Defense Forum - U.S. ONLY 

3721 - Arizona Laboratories for Security and Defense Research (AZLabs) Defense Forum - U.S. ONLY 

Theme

"Government – Industry Collaboration: The Key to Maintaining the Nation’s Security in Times of Fiscal Austerity"

Event Number
3721

Event Date

3/26/2013
 to 3/26/2013

Event Location
The Arizona Laboratories for Security and Defense Research

Event Contact
Ms. Brant Murray at noemail@ndia.org or (703)247-2572

Introduction

Due to nature of this event venue, you must be a U.S citizen in order to participate. Upon check-in, be prepared to show a United States issued identification (i.e., Driver’s license, Passport, Military ID).

Download/Print/View the Save the Date Postcard.

Arizona Laboratories for Security and Defense Research (AZLabs) has retained the security protocols of the U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory, in Mesa, AZ. AZLabs can support a broad range of sensitive projects, including conferences, workshops, experiments, prototype evaluations, distributed test and training with access to a highly skilled, DoD-focused workforce.

Join us for a Defense Forum:

  • Successful BRAC redevelopment effort leveraging a unique public-private partnership to preserve capability at a reduced cost
  • Network with prominent local Government officials
  • Tour Arizona’s premier R&D facility, able to accommodate sensitive research programs
  • Close proximity to Arizona State University and a large existing defense contractor base

Agenda

Tuesday, March 26, 2013
11:30 AM – Registration & Networking Lunch
12:15 PM – Welcoming Remarks – Honorable Scott Smith, Mayor, City of Mesa
12:35 PM – Arizona’s FAA UAS Test Site Initiative – Lt Gen John Regni, USAF (Ret) 
1:10 PM – Military Veterans – Leveraging the Best Human Capital – Lt Gen “Tex” Brown, III, USAF (Ret)
1:40 PM – Networking Break
1:55 PM – Cyber Defense Panel – Dr. Dee H. Andrews, USAF Senior Scientist (Ret)
2:40 PM – Facility Orientation – Mr. Dane Mullenix, Director, AZLabs
2:45 PM – Closing Remarks
3:00 PM – Adjourn
7:05 PM – Cactus League Baseball: Cincinnati Reds vs. Chicago Cubs (Hohokam Stadium Mesa) – Additional Fee

Lodging - Room Block Closed!

A block of rooms has been reserved at the Hilton Phoenix East/Mesa. To make your reservation, please call the hotel directly at (800) 544-5866. In order to ensure the discounted NDIA rate, you must make your reservations early and ask for the three-digit group code, "NDI." Rooms will not be held after Friday, March 8, 2013 and may sell out before then. Rates are also subject to increase after this date.

Hilton Phoenix East/Mesa
1011 West Holmes Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85210-4923
Tel: (480) 833-5555

Room Rate: $128

Registration

Due to nature of this event venue, you must be a U.S citizen in order to participate. Upon check-in, be prepared to show a United States issued identification (i.e., Driver’s license, Passport, Military ID).
Online Registration is now CLOSED!

Registration Fee: $25

Baseball Networking Event Fees: $42

REMINDERS
Please register with a complete and accurate e-mail address. You will receive an e-mailed confirmation as soon as your registration has been processed.

Payment must be made at the time of registration. Registrations will not be taken over the phone.

Online registration will close at 5:00 PM EST on Wednesday, March 20, 2013. You must register onsite after this date.

CANCELLATION POLICY
Cancellations received by Wednesday, March 20, 2013 will receive a full refund.

No refunds will be given for cancellations received after Tuesday, March 19, 2013. Cancellations must be made in writing to bmurray@ndia.org. Substitutions to this event are welcome in lieu of cancellations.

Attendee Information

Attire
Appropriate dress for this conference is coat & tie for civilians and Class A uniform or uniform of the day for military personnel.

ID Badge
During registration and check-in, each Attendee will be issued an identification badge. Please be prepared to present a valid picture ID. Your badge must be worn at all conference functions.

Special Needs
NDIA supports the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. For more information, please contact Ms. Brant Murray, Meeting Planner, at bmurray@ndia.org or (703) 247-2572 and reference Event #3721.

National Defense
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Sponsorship

 

Alion Science and Technology

      AZLabs

 

 AZ Commerce Authority

 

 City of Mesa, AZ
 



  NDIA-Arizona



 

      

    Arizona Seal



  Greater Phoenix Economic Council Tuscon Regional Economic Opportunities

Contact Info/Inquiries/Questions

NDIA POC: Ms. Brant Murray, Meeting Planner, at bmurray@ndia.org or (703) 247-2572

 

Affiliate Associations

The Association for Enterprise Information    National Training and Simulation Association    Precision Strike Association    Women in Defense