Fall Defense and Industry Forum

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Fall Defense and Industry Forum

Click here to download presentations from the 2019 Fall Forum

Where you will hear from Commands within the Navy’s Largest Fleet Concentration Area


Naval Warfare Systems Command,  PEO C4I, PEO-EIS, and PMWs, Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific, and gain valuable insights from Contracting Leaders leading some of the Navy’s premier Contracting Organizations, including Naval Facilities Engineering Command, NAVWAR, NIWC Pacific, and NAVSUP’s Fleet Logistics Center-San Diego.

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Small Business Session

Lasswell Fleet Awards

Networking Sessions

NIWC Pacific – Poster Session during Reception

Agenda includes Mission, Program and Projects Updates from:

Admiral Boris Becker
Commanding Officer Naval Warfare Information Systems Command

Mr. John Pope
Acting PEOC4I

CAPT Mel Yokoyama
Commanding Officer Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific

CAPT Andy Gibbons
PWM170, Navy Communications

CAPT Kyle Turco
PMW 790, Shore & Expeditionary Integrations

CAPT Ken Ebert
PMW 760 Ship Integration

Ms. Jane “Lucy” Leu
US SBA, Procurement Center Representative, Area IV

Panels and Special Events include:

Digital Execution Panel
featuring Program Managers from PMWs 120, 150 and 160

Current Innovation, Technology and Research Panel
featuring Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific – Senior Scientific Technical Managers

“POSTER SESSION” with NIWCPAC Scientists & Engineers
“A rare opportunity you won’t want to miss”

Contracts Panel with Contract Leaders from

Small Business Strategies and the SBIR Program
NAVWAR (Ms. Angela King), NIWCPAC (Ms Mary Lake), and SBIR Program Manager (Mr. Shadi Azoum)

and others…..

Sponsorship Opportunities

Select Category to Sign Up Today!

Diamond $5500 (Max 1)Includes Day 1 Opening Remarks, 4 Attendee Tickets, Website and Program Recognition, and Banner Prominently Located in Main Hall

Platinum:  $4500 (Max 1)– Includes Day 2 Opening Remarks, 4 Attendees, Banner, Website and Program Recognition, and Banner Prominently Located in Main Hall

Gold:  $2,800 – Includes 4 Attendees, Website and Program Recognition, and Banner Located in Main Hall

Silver: $1,800 – Includes 3 Attendees, Website and Program Recognition, and Banner Located in Main Hall

Small Business: $750 – Includes 2 Attendees, Website and Program Recognition, and Banner Located in Main Hall

Exhibit Tables (6 foot table):

  • $200 with Sponsorship
  • $1000 ala carte; includes 1 Attendee

New Sponsorship Opportunities This Year

Reception Sponsor: $3500 (Max 1) – Includes 2 Attendees, Website and Program Recognition, and Banner in Reception Area

Breakfast Sponsor: $1500 (Max 2) – Includes Website and Program Recognition, and Banner in Meal/Break Service Area

Lunch Sponsor: $1500 (1 remaining)  – Includes Website and Program Recognition, and Banner in Meal/Break Service Area


Questions Regarding Sponsorship?  Contact Tad Northcott at [email protected]


Industry: – Click here to register

September – October cutoff date – $250
On site registration – $300

Government: – Click here to register

Attendance free with active  .mil or .gov email address
Attendance with meals – $35

  • **Online registration will close at 5 PM on WEDNESDAY, OCT. 2, 2019
  • **On-site registration available ONLY if space permits—PRICE: $300
  • **Cancellation Policy (Attendee) Cancellation fee is $45 per registration. Cancellation deadline is October 2, 2019. No refund after October 2, 2019.

Hotel Lodging

TOWN AND COUNTRY Hotel and Conference Center
500 Hotel Circle North San Diego, CA 92108

Nightly Rate – $153 (single or double occupancy; excluding taxes and fees); includes Complimentary Wifi

Nightly Parking – $5

  1. Two ways to book your hotel rooms:
    1. Direct hotel reservation is available at Click on this link: https://book.passkey.com/e/49935019
  1. Contact the Reservation Department at (800) 772-8527 reference the group’s name (NDIA Fall Forum). A reservation agent will then be able to assist.

Rooms will be held until September 6, 2019. Any room reservation requests after cut-off date will be subject to availability and prevailing room rate.



Diamond Sponsor

BAH; over 26,000 people driven to excel, do right, and realize positive change. We bring bold thinking and a desire to be the best in consulting, analytics, digital solutions, engineering, and cyber, for the industries we support from defense to health, energy, and international development. We bring ferocious integrity; we imagine, invent, and deliver new ways to serve our employees, clients, and the world. “Start with the character…and fear not the future” Edwin Booz

Gold Sponsors

CACI provides unique expertise and distinctive technology to meet our customers’ greatest enterprise and mission challenges. As a trusted partner across all warfighting domains, we deliver signals intelligence (SIGINT), electronic warfare (EW), and cyber capabilities and solutions in support of national security missions.

L3Harris Technologies is an agile global aerospace and defense technology innovator, delivering end-to-end solutions that meet customers’ mission-critical needs. L3Harris provides advanced defense and commercial technologies across air, land, sea, space and cyber domains. L3Harris has approximately $17 billion in annual revenue and 50,000 employees, with customers in 130 countries.

Silver Sponsors

The “Bridge to Possible”, changing the way we work, live, play and learn. Cisco makes amazing things happen by connecting the unconnected. Cisco doesn’t just dream it, we do it, in ways no one else can.

At BAE Systems, our dedication shows in everything we create and deliver, from advanced electronic systems to cyber operations and intelligence analysis, from combat vehicles to naval weapons, and from ship maintenance and modernization to vehicle upgrades and services. We deliver a critical advantage to our customers where it counts.

Scientific Research Corporation (SRC) is a trusted leader in Data Analytics, Cybersecurity, and Model Based Systems Engineering (MBSE), System of Systems Integration, and Open Source Development. SRC provides end-to-end support from R&D through deployment and sustainment.  We offer design, development, integration, testing, and sustainment of Cyber/EW/IO, T&E, and Threat systems.

For 25 years, Technology Management Associates (TMA) has served as a driving force behind complex defense and intelligence missions worldwide. Focused on National – Tactical Integration, Mission Building and Analysis, Algorithm Development and System Integration, our team of expert engineers provides real time, real world support across a full spectrum of capabilities to include software development, Digital Signals Processing (DSP) and Processing, Exploitation and Dissemination (PED) of actionable intelligence for the tactical warfighter.

Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 105,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.

C3 Networx is a SDVOSB, which delivers DigitalGangway™ DevSecOps Implementation and Cloud Engineering Services. Since 2007, we supported NIWC PAC Rapid Integration and Test Environment (RITE); now the transition to the Collaborative Software Armory (CSA). To further C2C24 goals, we engineered the RMF WorkFlow Manager™ automating most of RMF processes.

Cabrillo Technologies supports NAVWAR and NIWC Pacific for the US Navy, Military Sealift Command and the US Coast Guard, developing complex and secure networking systems.  The programs supported include CANE, ADNS, ORT and all Applications integrated onto these networking platforms.  Cabrillo provides the C4I engineering support in the areas of server, storage, networking, cloud computing, virtualization, cybersecurity, and integration.

Hitachi Vantara Federal merges 100+ years of operation and information technology experience, offering you a partner with expertise to execute your end-to-end data strategy and accelerate your cloud journey. Our solutions drive down costs and increase efficiency of the U.S. government. Hitachi Vantara Federal is headquartered in Reston, Virginia.

Systems Technology Forum, Ltd. is an established Defense contractor delivering Information Warfare and Weapons Systems research, acquisition, engineering, integration, testing, logistics, installation, and support.  Our core competencies include: program/financial management, systems engineering, cyber security, and installation management support. STF is CCR registered, ISO 9001:2015 certified, and CMMI-Dev ML3 appraised.


GitLab is a single application built from the ground up for all stages of the DevSecOps lifecycle for Product, Development, QA, Security, and Operations teams to work concurrently. Many agencies today are using GitLab to help power their speed to mission!

Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies.

Pure Storage provides disruptive storage solutions and a simplified business model that our customers love. Pure transforms the government’s journey toward IT Modernization by fully leveraging data assets, optimizing workloads across cloud and on-premise deployments, and integrating emerging technologies, such as AI at scale.

Technology can do more than keep your everyday business running smoothly. It can drive your success. At World Wide Technology (WWT), we use a proven and innovative approach to help large public and private organizations discover, evaluate, architect and implement advanced technology.

Proofpoint helps companies around the world stop targeted threats, safeguard their data, and make their users more resilient against cyber attacks. Leading organizations of all sizes, including more than half of the Fortune 1000, rely on Proofpoint to mitigate their most critical security and compliance risks across email, the cloud, social media, and the web.

Juniper Networks simplifies the complexities of networking with products, solutions and services in the cloud era to transform the way we connect, work and live. Through engineering and innovation, we remove the traditional constraints of networking to enable our customers and partners to deliver automated, scalable and secure networks that connect the world.

Micro Focus Government Solutions and its Master Supplier, MFGS, Inc. are purpose-built, mission focused companies that serve U.S. Government clients. We bridge the gap between legacy systems and modern innovation with a portfolio of enterprise-grade scalable software solutions in Hybrid IT, Enterprise DevOps, Security, Risk & Governance, and Predictive Analytics.

Lunch Sponsor

Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc. (SPA), is a professional services provider with a long- standing reputation for unrivaled technical and analytical support to national executive decision makers. We provide timely and objective analysis and integrated technical, operational, programmatic, policy, and business solutions in support of important national security objectives.

Small Business Sponsors

NOVA Power Solutions: US certified woman-owned small business. Leader in mission-critical Military rugged uninterruptible (UPS) power supplies, conditioners, and battery backups since 1988. NOVA’s customizable power supplies are designed to MIL-STD compliance for harsh operating environments. Over 40,000 units successfully deployed providing reliable power worldwide in tough tactical environments.

Engineering Services Network, Inc. (ESN) is a Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) that provides mission-critical services in the areas of Engineering, Program Management, Technical Support, Testing and Evaluation, Business & Financial Management, Logistics and Cyber & Information Technology to the Department of Defense (DoD) and other government agencies.

Affigent, an Akima Company, is a turnkey IT solutions provider dedicated to helping agencies modernize their IT infrastructure. With over 100 partnerships with leading OEMs, Affigent offers streamlined access to technology through CIO-CS, ITES-3H, FirstSource II, and SEWP V. Affigent is a Small Disadvantaged Business and wholly owned subsidiary of Akima, an Alaska Native Corporation (ANC).

Cypher Analytics is a leading management consulting firm specializing in providing engineering analysis solutions, financial management, and project management to the Department of Defense. For over 10 years, we have delivered insightful cost-saving solutions to support the government’s Better Buying Power goals and provide more capability back to the warfighter.

Metronome, LLC is a Woman Owned Small Business (WOSB) providing top-tier services to the Department of Defense (DoD), Intelli­gence Community (IC), and other Federal customers. Primary services include: Cloud Migration and Management (IL4 – IL6), Cyber Security, DevSecOps, Application / Data Management, Information Tech­nology (IT) Support, Intelligence Support and Mission Support.

Xpert Systems Integration & Technology Engineering (XSITE LLC) is Service-Disabled Veteran-Owned Small Business specializing in systems engineering, technical services and integrated solutions to the Department of Defense, Intelligence Community, Civil government and  Commercial Industry.   We are technology and warfighting experts in space, C5ISR, cyber and enterprise information systems​.

SIDUS Solutions, LLC is a Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business integrated systems provider of security and video surveillance systems for worldwide businesses in the research, heavy industry, commercial, military, and energy markets.  Specializing in environmental cameras, robotic-positioning, and lighting systems, SIDUS services and manufactures complete, integrated security and surveillance solutions for any marine, defense and subsea application.


October 8, 2019 @ 7:00 am
October 9, 2019 @ 5:00 pm


Town and Country Resort & Convention Center
500 Hotel Circle North
San Diego, CA 92108 United States

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