21st Annual Science & Engineering Technology Conference

Science & Engineering Technology Division Science and Engineering Technology
  • 4/15/2020 - 4/17/2020
  • DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Miami Airport & Convention Center
    711 NW 72nd Avenue
    Miami,  FL  33126
  • Event Type : Conference
    Event Code : 0720


For the 21st year in a row, the Annual Science & Engineering Technology Conference will bring industry, government, and academia to explore and discuss scientific and technological advances that directly affect our warfighters’ military advantage.

This year, conference attendees will have unique opportunities to review challenges to defense technology and encourage technology transfer within the defense community. Throughout the event, collaboration and discussion will promote the modernization of programs and capabilities that ultimately foster the safety and security of our nation.

On the third day of the conference, there will be sessions held at the SECRET//NOFORN classification level that allow for more in-depth conversations about current threats to our national security and the strategic S&ET-related plans to mitigate them.

*Please note: The final day of the conference is classified and will take place at the U.S. South Command Headquarters. The unclassified portions of this event are open to the press.


  • Network with leaders from the S&ET Community and the Department of Defense
  • Develop the essential role of science and engineering within the future of warfare
  • Contribute to the theoretical and practical development of innovative technologies
  • Explore dynamic exhibits that feature forthcoming technologies
  • Participate in collaborative conversations within both classified and unclassified settings


*Numbers are based on 2019 conference attendance.



Interested in sponsorship or advertising opportunities? Contact Andrew Peters at apeters@NDIA.org for more information.

NDIA has a policy of strict compliance with federal and state antitrust laws. The antitrust laws prohibit competitors from engaging in actions that could result in an unreasonable restraint of trade. Consequently, NDIA members must avoid discussing certain topics when they are together – both at formal association membership, board, committee, and other meetings and in informal contacts with other industry members: prices, fees, rates, profit margins, or other terms or conditions of sale (including allowances, credit terms, and warranties); allocation of markets or customers or division of territories; or refusals to deal with or boycotts of suppliers, customers or other third parties, or topics that may lead participants not to deal with a particular supplier, customer or third party.


Ms. Andrea Lane
(703) 247-2554

Mr. Dave Chesebrough
(703) 247-2597

Mr. Andrew Peters
(703) 247-2572