Clearance Information

The 2021 Space Warfighting Industry Forum is classified as TS-SCI. For this reason, you must be a U.S. citizen to attend this event. Interim clearances will not be accepted. Please read the Security Clearance information below. NOTE: It will be difficult to check clearances on-site. To expedite your entrance to the classified sessions, please submit your paperwork by August 6, 2021.

If you need to check to see if your clearance has been received, please reach out to:

Facility Security POC: Rich Hetfield
POC Phone: 719-219-7492
POC Email:                                        

Security Clearance Information

The deadline to submit your paperwork for security clearance is Friday, August 6, 2021.

ID Badge

During registration, each attendee will be issued a forum badge that must be worn during the event. Please be prepared to present a valid picture ID. 
All visit requests will be submitted via the Defense Information Security System (DISS). Forum attendees should coordinate their clearances with their respective Security Manager/Facility Security Officer as appropriate. This should include:

SMO Code: 54LS73
Date(s): 2021 08 20
Technical POC: Andrew Peters
Technical POC Phone: 703-247-2572
Reason:  Other
Notes: NDIA SWIF Event

Note: If you are having issues submitting your paperwork, please contact Rich Hetfield via e-mail address at the top of the page.

Please ensure that you provide your full legal middle name and that your company is the same as what will show with your DISS. Please also make sure to enter the correct dates, year, and location. Your clearance will not be approved if there is a mismatch.

Attendees will not be allowed to take briefcases, bags, electronics, devices or other personal property into auditoriums excluding woman's handbags; however, handbags will be inspected upon entry into all classified sessions. An electronic device is defined to include cell phones, two-way radios, AM/FM radios, personal digital assistants (PDAs) such as tablets, palm pilots, Fitbits, Smart Watches, and blackberries; laptop computers, cameras; video/audio recording equipment, pagers, and any other transmitting devices.