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 5890 - 2015 SOFIC (Special Operations Forces Industry Conference) 

5890 - 2015 SOFIC (Special Operations Forces Industry Conference) 

Theme

 

Event Number
5890

Event Date

5/19/2015
 to 5/21/2015

Event Location
Tampa Convention Center

Event Contact
Refer to Contact Info /Inquiries/Questions tab

Introduction

For 2015 booth application information, please go to www.sofic.org/exhibits

SOFIC is the defense industry’s premier event focused on advancing defense industry technology solutions and building the global SOF alliance, attracting over 9,000 government and industry Attendees, featuring 350 exhibiting companies!

• Hear USSOCOM Commander and Acquisition Executive discuss their perspectives on SOF’s challenges, trends, and interests

• Acquire enhanced knowledge, understanding, and awareness of key acquisition, requirements, operations, and technology issues in the context of SOF’s current missions from USSOCOM Component and Theater Commanders

• Engagement Opportunities:
   o USSOCOM Senior Leader Panels
   o Business Opportunities Session
   o PEO Breakout Sessions

Here's what SOFIC Attendees are saying...

“In my view, SOFIC provides the most comprehensive industry access to warfighters and Commanders during the year.” -SOFIC Attendee

“This is by far the industry standard conference by which other conferences should work toward achieving.” -SOFIC Attendee

To get a preview of what's in store, view the below YouTube videos:
Conference & Exhibition
Exhibit Hall Time Lapse

 

Agenda

Agenda information is not yet available.

Location

Tampa Convention Center
333 South Franklin Street
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 274-8511

Lodging

Hotel blocks have been reserved at the below area hotels. Simply contact your hotel of choice to reserve your room. In order to ensure the discounted NDIA rate, you must make your reservations early and ask for the "SOFIC" room block.

Please note: Third party companies have not been contracted by NDIA to assist you in booking your reservation. Please contact Ms. Pat Sutherland, Manager, at psutherland@ndia.org or (386) 626-5061 if you have been approached by a third party company.

Crowne Plaza Tampa Westshore
5303 West Kennedy Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33609
(888) 233-9527

Single/Double Industry: $139.00*
Code SFQ
Reserve online here

Government: Per Diem*
Code SGQ
Reserve online here

*Rates include full breakfast buffet, two drinks in Mojito per night, complimentary parking and wif.

Embassy Suites Tampa
513 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 769-8300
Single/Double Industry: $192.00 (3-night minimum stay required)
Government: Per Diem

Hilton Tampa Downtown
211 North Tampa Street
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 204-3000
Single/Double Industry: $185
Government: Per Diem

Sheraton Tampa Riverwalk
200 North Ashley Drive
Tampa, Florida 33602
(813) 223-2222
Sngle/Double Industry: $174.00
Government: Per Diem

Tampa Marriott Waterside
700 South Florida Avenue
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 221-4900
Single/Double Industry: $159.00
Government: Per Diem

Tampa Marriott Westshore
1001 North Westshore Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33607
(800) 228-9290
Single/Double Industry: $145.00
Government: Per Diem

Westin Tampa Harbour Island
725 South Harbour Island Boulevard
Tampa, FL 33602
(813) 229-5000
Single/Double Industry: $179.00
Government: Per Diem

 

Registration

Registration information is not yet available.

Exhibits

For 2015 booth application information, please go to www.sofic.org/exhibits  

No one under the age of 16 will be permitted in the Exhibit Hall at any time.

Photography is not permitted in the Exhibit Hall.

 

Attendee Information

ATTIRE
Appropriate dress for this conference is business casual for civilians and class B uniform or uniform of the day for military personnel.

GALA DINNER ATTIRE
Civilian: Black Tie/Formal; Evening Gown
Army: Blue Mess Evening Dress or Blue Army Service
Navy: Dinner Dress White Jacket
Air Force: Mess Dress
Marine Corps: Evening Dress A/B or Blue Dress A/B
Coast Guard: Formal Dress Blue

SPECIAL NEEDS
NDIA supports the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. For more information, please contact Mrs. Meredith Hawley, CMP, Associate Director, Operations, at mhawley@ndia.org or (703) 247-9476 and reference Event #5890.

ADVERTISING & MEDIA/PRESS
Advertise at SOFIC to increase your organization’s exposure and reach a distinct target audience composed of decision-makers in the defense marketplace. For more information, please contact Mr. Dino Pignotti, VP, Advertising & SOFIC Media Relations, at dpignotti@ndia.org or (703) 247-2541.

Sponsorship Information

Sponsorship information is not yet available.

Contact Info/Inquiries/Questions

EXHIBITS
Ms. Luellen Hoffman, Director, Exhibits, lhoffman@ndia.org or (703) 247-9460

CONFERENCE
Mrs. Meredith Hawley, CMP, Associate Director, Operations, mhawley@ndia.org or (703) 247-9476 

SPONSORSHIPS
Ms. Allison Hitchner, CEM, CMP, Associate Director, Exhibits, ahitchner@ndia.org or (703) 247-2573

LODGING
Ms. Pat Sutherland, Manager, psutherland@ndia.org or (386) 626-5061

ADVERTISING & MEDIA/PRESS
Mr. Dino Pignotti, VP, Advertising & SOFIC Media Relations, dpignotti@ndia.org or (703) 247-2541
 

 

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