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  • 2/24/2020

    M&S Leadership Summit

    Meeting | Lexington Hotel & Conference Center Jacksonville Riverwalk | Jacksonville, FL
    Bringing the M&S Community of Practice together to discuss important issues related to Modeling and Simulation, and reaching consensus on actionable initiatives for the Congressional M&S Caucus to take for action.
  • First Coast Chapter Defense Innovation

    2/25/2020 - 2/26/2020

    NDIA First Coast's "Amazing Grace" Defense Symposium

    Symposium | Lexington Hotel and Conference Center | Jacksonville, FL
    Join NDIA's First Coast Chapter at the "Amazing Grace" Defense Symposium.
  • Manufacturing Division Graphic - industrial bits and screws in shades of silver and blue Manufacturing

    2/26/2020 - 2/27/2020

    February Manufacturing Division Meeting

    Meeting | SOFWERX | Tampa, FL
    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, Division members exchange information and views that benefit the development of advanced technology for the warfighter.
  • 2/26/2020

    U.S. - Finland Defense and Security Industry Seminar

    Seminar | Embassy of Finland | Washington, DC
    This U.S. - Finland Defense and Security Industry Seminar aims to enhance cooperation between U.S. and Finnish governments and industries.
  • 3/2/2020 - 3/6/2020

    Defense Systems Acquisition Management (DSAM) Course

    Course | AT&T Hotel and Conference Center | Austin, TX
    NDIA’s Defense Systems Acquisition Management Course Program's purpose is to bring together the industry program managers, assistant program managers, systems engineers, industry personnel serving on DoD Integrated Product Teams, and other personnel that must interface with DoD program offices involved in program development and execution.
  • Tactical Wheeled Vehicles Tactical Wheeled Vehicles

    3/2/2020 - 3/4/2020

    2020 Tactical Wheeled Vehicles Conference Fleet Modernization and Sustainment for the Future Battlefield

    Conference | AT&T Hotel and Conference Center | Austin, TX
    The purpose of the NDIA Tactical Wheeled Vehicle Division is to conduct a forum to present, discuss, and answer questions related to vehicle acquisition program strategies, updates, priorities, technology requirements, and other desired capabilities and characteristics to defense industry representatives in attendance.
  • Human Systems

    3/3/2020 - 3/4/2020

    2020 Human Systems Conference

    Conference | Sheraton Pentagon City Hotel | Arlington, VA
    The 2020 Human Systems Conference offers a dynamic exchange of technical information and dialogue among government, industry, and academic leaders from the Human Systems community who are interested in advancing the field through research, development and collaboration.
  • Precision Strike


    IPW Captains of Industry Roundtable

    Meeting | Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific | San Diego, CA
    Make your plans now to join Integrated Precision Warfare for a classified Captains of Industry Roundtable on March 4 with RADM Christian Becker, Commander, NAVWAR and John Pope, SES, PEO-C4I.
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    CBRN Defense Roundtable

    | ANSER | Falls Church, VA
    The association’s CBRN Defense Division promotes the exchange of information — technical and operational — related to defenses against weapons of mass destruction among the Defense Department and other government agencies, industry and academia. The functional areas the division addresses include traditional defensive measures, chemical weapons demilitarization, treaty compliance, industrial base issues and domestic preparedness.
  • 3/9/2020 - 3/13/2020

    2020 Pacific Operational Science and Technology (POST) Conference

    Conference | Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort | Honolulu, HI
    ​POST 2020 brings together senior U.S. Department of Defense leaders from the Services and Agencies, senior leaders from the international Science & Technology community, industry executives and engineers, university representatives, and scientists to collaborate on how we can contribute to peace and stability in the Indo-Asia Pacific region through science and technology.
  • Cyber

    3/10/2020 - 3/11/2020

    NDIA Michigan Chapter's Cyber-Physical Systems Security Summit

    Seminar, Conference | Troy Marriot | Troy, MI
    As the NDIA Michigan Chapter is committed to being a conduit of educational and informative dialog between industry, government, and academia specific to Cyber-Physical Security (CPS) of military-connected and autonomous systems, this summit is organized to facilitate such dialogue.
  • Missile Defense


    Missile Defense Day on the Hill

    Meeting | 106 Dirksen Senate Office Building | Washington, DC
    NDIA in conjunction with the Congressional Missile Defense Caucus brings together congressional Members and their staffs and industry to discuss the latest advancements in missile technology and what the defense industrial supply chain needs in order to provide our military with the most technologically-capable missile systems.
  • Science and Engineering Technology


    S&ET Division Executive Breakfast

    Breakfast | NDIA Headquarters | Arlington, VA
    The Science & Engineering Technology (S&ET) Division's Executive Breakfast Series provides a forum for government, industry, and academic collaboration related to science and engineering technology advancements in the defense arena.
  • USW 2020 Graphic Undersea Warfare

    3/30/2020 - 4/1/2020

    2020 Undersea Warfare Spring Conference

    Conference | Admiral Kidd Conference Center | San Diego, CA
    Join more than 300 key industry and government stakeholders at this premiere classified undersea event at the Admiral Kidd Conference Center at Naval Base Point Loma.
  • Munitions Executive Summit Munitions Technology

    3/30/2020 - 4/1/2020

    Munitions Executive Summit An Agile, Innovative, and Responsive Munitions

    Conference | Hilton Parsippany | Parsippany, NJ
    The purpose of the 2020 Munitions Executive Summit is to provide a meaningful interchange on the challenges confronting the U.S. Munitions Enterprise.
  • Special Operations-Low Intensity Conflict

    3/31/2020 - 4/1/2020

    31st Annual NDIA SO/LIC Symposium

    Symposium | Hyatt Regency Washington on Capitol Hill | Washington, DC
    Centered around the theme of “Special Operations Forces and Great Power Competition,” the 31st Annual SO/LIC Symposium will explore diversity in Special Operations Forces, cyber-related concerns, countering Weapons of Mass Destruction, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning, SOF Acquisition Agility, and more!
  • 3/31/2020

    Space Division Breakfast

    Breakfast | The Broadmoor | Colorado Springs, CO
    Join members of the community at 7:00 am on March 31 for the Space Division Breakfast featuring Lieutenant General James Dickinson, USA, in conjunction with the Space Symposium at the Broadmoor.
  • Technical Information Technical Information

    4/2/2020 - 4/4/2020

    CDM Course and Exam

    Certification Class | CGI Federal | Huntsville, AL
    This configuration and data management course facilitates the professional growth and expertise of the students who participate in it by deep diving into two of the most critical business requirements: managing risk and controlling cost.
  • Procurement


    April 2020 Procurement Division Meeting

    Committee Division Meeting | UVA Darden Sands Family Grounds | Arlington, VA
    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.
  • Precision Strike Precision Strike

    4/14/2020 - 4/15/2020

    Precision Strike Annual Review PSAR-20

    Conference | Lockheed Martin Global Vision Center | Arlington, VA
    Join us at PSAR! No other forum brings together Government, Industry, and Academia to discuss their interests and classified interactions with regards to the complex and evolving field of precision strike weapons.
  • Science and Engineering Technology

    4/15/2020 - 4/17/2020

    21st Annual Science & Engineering Technology Conference

    Conference | DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Miami Airport & Convention Center | Miami, FL
    Join leadership from the DoD Research and Engineering Enterprise, Research Laboratories, R&D Centers industry, academia at the 21st Annual S&ET Conference. Attendees can expect overview of the USD(R&E), including top research priorities; reviews of budget requests; overview of Services S&T programs; S&T Communities of Interest updates, and technology discussions.
  • JARCE Armaments and Robotics

    4/27/2020 - 4/30/2020

    2020 NDIA Joint Armaments and Robotics Conference & Exhibition

    Conference, Exhibit | Columbus Georgia Convention & Trade Center | Columbus, GA
    For the first time ever, NDIA's Armaments and Robotics Divisions are joining forces for a combined conference and exhibition that offers a future-focused, hands-on opportunity to explore next-generation technologies that will serve as critical force multiplies on the multi-domain battlefield.
  • 4/28/2020 - 4/30/2020

    ITEC 2020

    Conference | ExCeL London
    ITEC is held annually in different locations throughout Europe. Presenting a unique overview of the industry’s latest innovations, the event provides visitors with a platform to discuss developments in this evolving market and exchange ideas about future requirements for military training, education and simulation.
  • 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

    4/28/2020 - 4/29/2020

    Spring 2020 Integrated Program Management (IPM) Division Meeting

    Committee Division Meeting | Westin Tysons Corner | Falls Church, VA
    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 a mutual understanding and effective working relationships between industry and government regarding the development, documentation, and maintenance of effective integrated program management processes.
  • 5/5/2020 - 5/7/2020

    MODSIM World 2020

    Conference | Norfolk Waterside Marriott | Norfolk, VA
    MODSIM World is a unique multi-disciplinary conference for the exchange of modeling and simulation knowledge, research and technology. This event joins theory and practice across industry, government and academia; providing for an open interchange of information, knowledge and technology. This year’s conference will bring together leaders in the M&S field focused on novel Modeling and Simulation applications and practices targeted at preparing for a rapidly changing future. This unique, multi-disciplinary, and international conference and exposition features four presentation tracks, focusing on M&S communities of practice: Training and Education; Analytics and Decision-Making; Science and Engineering; and Visualization and Gamification. The conference program will highlight current advances across a range of relevant themes and will culminate in industry-specific workshops. MODSIM Theme 2019: Predicting and Solving the Problems of Tomorrow, Today
  • 5/6/2020 - 5/7/2020

    Agile in Government

    Conference | Hyatt Regency Dulles | Herndon, VA
    Agile in Government is the annual event where experts address the practical adaptations necessary to make Government organizations more agile through digital transformation.
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    5/11/2020 - 5/14/2020

    2020 SOFIC

    Conference | Tampa Convention Center | Tampa, FL
    The Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) is the premier conference 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.
  • Image of man in khaki shirt and safety goggles working on a bomb. The bomb is pointed towards the viewer and the man stands behind it. Fuze

    5/11/2020 - 5/13/2020

    63rd Annual Fuze Conference

    Conference | The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center | Kansas City, MO
    The 63rd Annual NDIA Fuze Conference welcomes the participation of both domestic and allied fuze designers, manufacturers and component suppliers, and research organizations, and along with government representatives. This conference provides the opportunity to discuss and share ideas to help advance the state-of-the-art in fuzing and related fields for the next generation of fuzing that meets the users’ needs.
  • Missile Defense

    5/12/2020 - 3/14/2020

    NDIA Tennessee Valley Chapter's Small Business Missile Defense Event

    Forum | Von Braun Center North Hall | Huntsville, AL
    The MDA Small Business Programs Conference is designed to assist Small Business contractors in doing business with MDA by providing information about opportunities to support the Missile Defense System requirements in upcoming procurements and provide matchmaking with MDA Prime Contractors, Government Representatives, and networking with other Small Businesses.
  • 5/12/2020

    2020 Simulation & Training Community Forum

    Forum | Holiday Inn Dayton Fairborn | Fairborn, OH
    The Simulation & Training Community Forum will feature program updates from various branches of the AFLCMC Simulators Program Office.
  • 5/18/2020 - 5/19/2020

    Ronald Reagan Missile Defense Conference

    Conference | Ronald Reagan Building and International Trade Center | Washington, DC
    This year's conference will focus on the expanding mission areas within missile defense in light of the advancing threat.
  • Security and Counterintelligence

    5/18/2020 - 5/20/2020

    Spring 2020 Joint NDIA/AIA Industrial Security Conference

    Conference | Hilton Orlando Bonnet Creek | Orlando, FL
    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.
  • Defense Innovation

    5/20/2020 - 5/22/2020

    NDIA Michigan Chapter's Defense Exposition

    Conference | Warren, MI
    MDEX is a future-focused event that draws a crowd of thousands to discuss forthcoming needs and opportunities within the defense industry.
  • Test and Evaluation

    6/2/2020 - 6/4/2020

    35th Annual National Test and Evaluation Conference

    Conference | Mallette Training Facility | Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD
    With the National Defense Strategy (NDS) calling on the Defense community to continuously deliver performance with affordability and speed, this conference addresses a present need: for senior Test & Evaluation leaders to present their views on the challenges ahead on how Industry and Government can partner together for achieving the critical goals of the NDS.
  • 6/3/2020

    Expeditionary Warfare Division Annual Meeting

    Luncheon | NDIA Headquarters | Arlington, Virginia
    The Expeditionary Warfare Division Annual Meeting is postponed. The new date is pending and will be announced as soon as possible.
  • 6/17/2020 - 6/18/2020

    Training & Simulation Industry Symposium (TSIS) 2020

    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.
  • JADC2 & All Domain Warfare Symposium Event Image Warfare

    6/22/2020 - 6/24/2020

    JADC2 & All Domain Warfare Symposium Implications for the Future Force

    Symposium | Texas A&M University | College Station, TX
    This inaugural event at Texas A&M University will uncover and maximize the role of cyber integration in electronic warfare, information operations, and joint all domain command & control (JADC2). With both unclassified and classified days, an academic setting, and representation from all Services, this symposium will provide direct access to cutting-edge research and cyber-enabled technologies that will best serve our warfighters.
  • Procurement


    July 2020 Procurement Division Meeting

    Committee Division Meeting | UVA Darden Sands Family Grounds | Arlington, VA
    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.
  • Technical Information Technical Information

    8/5/2020 - 8/7/2020

    CDM Course and Exam

    Certification Class | NDIA Headquarters | Arlington, VA
    This configuration and data management course facilitates the professional growth and expertise of the students who participate in it by deep diving into two of the most critical business requirements: managing risk and controlling cost.
  • 8/17/2020 - 8/19/2020

    iFEST 2020

    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 2020. iFEST provides unique opportunities for military, government, industry, and academia professionals to share the latest in distributed learning innovations.
  • Logistics

    8/25/2020 - 8/26/2020

    DLA Land & Maritime Supplier Conference and Exhibition

    Conference, Exhibit | Greater Columbus Convention Center | Columbus, OH
    The DLA Land & Maritime Supplier Conference and Exhibition will provide a forum for current and potential vendors to discuss future logistics support strategies and challenges while streamlining efforts to better support the warfighter.
  • 9/10/2020

    2020 Women In Defense National Conference

    Conference | Hilton McLean Tysons Corner | McLean, 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.
  • 9/18/2020 - 9/20/2020

    CDM Course and Exam

    Certification Class | Northrop Grumman Corporation | Melbourne, FL
    This configuration and data management course facilitates the professional growth and expertise of the students who participate in it by deep diving into two of the most critical business requirements: managing risk and controlling cost.
  • Technical Information Technical Information

    10/15/2020 - 10/17/2020

    CDM Course and Exam

    Certification Class | CGI Federal | Huntsville, AL
    This configuration and data management course facilitates the professional growth and expertise of the students who participate in it by deep diving into two of the most critical business requirements: managing risk and controlling cost.
  • Image of a female in military ware. She is seated in front of a computer screen, which showcases a map of the world and lists/statistics under the map. Systems Engineering

    10/19/2020 - 10/22/2020

    23rd Annual Systems and Mission Engineering Conference

    Conference | Renaissance Orlando at SeaWorld | Orlando, FL
    The Department of Defense continues to seek ways to improve the acquisition of military equipment and capabilities 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.
  • Precision Strike

    10/20/2020 - 10/22/2020

    Precision Strike Technology Symposium (PSTS-20)

    Symposium | The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory | Laurel, MD
    The Precision Strike Technical Symposium (PSTS) is a SECRET//NOFORN event that will focus on the tactical and technological challenges faced by our warfighters and the supporting industrial base. PSTS topics include current warfighting challenges and environment, pioneering technologies from the DoD Service and National laboratories, novel strategies and concepts from Industry thought leaders, and a range of other time-relevant subjects presented by a broad selection of organizations.
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    11/3/2020 - 11/5/2020

    2020 Aircraft Survivability Symposium

    Symposium | Naval Postgraduate School | Monterey, CA
    The 2020 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 within multi-domain operations in a classified environment.