Get Involved

Are you maximizing your membership? NDIA offers many ways for our members to get the most out of their member benefits. Get involved with our functional divisions, local Chapters, or Policy Working Groups. Attend or exhibit at one of our more than 100 annual meetings and events. Maximize your membership today!


NDIA offers dozens of functional Divisions aligned across key areas such as technology, warfare, and policy. Participate in a Division to drive the future of defense through education, access, and collaboration. Click here to learn more about NDIA Division activities, missions, and contacts.


Participation in your local NDIA Chapter will give you an opportunity to network at local events, meet others involved in the defense industry, and strengthen professional relationships through small, informal venues. Click here to learn more about NDIA Chapter activities, missions, and contacts.

Meetings, Conferences & Events

NDIA meetings, conferences & events  provide the opportunity to network and connect with decision-makers within the defense and national security industry. Take advantage of exclusive member-only registration rates to hear from industry leaders and dignitaries. Click here to explore upcoming NDIA events.

Policy Working Groups

NDIA's Strategy & Policy Team acts as a resource for all our members' policy needs and serves as a thought leader throughout the defense and national security community. Policy Working Groups and other initiatives provide NDIA members the opportunity to engage with leaders in Congress and the Department of Defense on topics focused on ensuring a healthy, resilient, and robust defense industrial base. Click here to learn more about each of our Policy Working Groups.

NDIA Connect

As our members-only online community for defense professionals, NDIA Connect facilitates 24/7 communication and collaboration on topics related to defense and national security. Grow your network through discussions, libraries, specialized communities, and more from anywhere and at any time. Click here to learn more and visit to log in.