Navy Contracting Summit

June 29-30, 2020

Norfolk, Virginia


About the Summit

Join defense contractors nationwide and attend one of the top military contracting events of 2020. The Summit includes the latest mission and contracting priorities for the U.S. Navy and its many commands. Other services, military agencies, and government agencies are also participating. 


The 2020 Navy Contracting Summit will provide defense contractors and businesses nationwide with the latest information on:


  • Navy 2020 and 2021 Budgets

  • Navy Innovation Priorities & Contracts

  • Navy Mission Priorities for Weapons, Ships, Facilities, Technology, Energy, and more

  • Navy and Department of Defense Contracting Priorities

  • New Contracting Opportunities for Prime Defense Contractors

  • New Contracting Opportunities for Defense Subcontractors

  • Details on specific new military contracts in all areas of procurement, including but not limited to: ships, submarines, aircraft, missiles, ammunition, vehicles, R&D, electronics systems, communications systems, information systems, information warfare, cyber-security, installations, military construction, energy, intelligence, infrastructure modernization, military medicine and health, and much more.


This 2-Day Summit will consist of General Session presentations; Contracting Presentations from Military Contracting Officials and Contracting Experts; the latest details on new Contracting Opportunities; a Networking Lunch with exhibitors; an invitation-only Defense Leadership Roundtable; a Small Business Resources Session; Matchmaking Sessions with Prime Contractors and Government Agencies; and an invitation-only VIP Reception for VIP Business Attendees, Exhibitors, Sponsors, Speakers, and Special Guests.


Venue & Recommended Lodging 

Sheraton Norfolk Waterside

777 Waterside Dr, Norfolk , VA 23510

Ph (757)314-1157


Summit Schedule:
Schedule subject to change. Check for updates prior to the event.

June 28, 2020

Exhibit Move-In (Time: TBD)


June 29, 2020

7:00AM – 8:00AM: Exhibit Move-In

7:30AM: On-Site Registration & Networking

with Exhibitors

8:30AM: Sign-Up for Matchmaking Session I

8:30AM - 12:00PM: General Sessions

12:00PM - 1:00PM:  Networking Lunch with Exhibitors

12:00PM - 1:00PM:  Defense Leadership Roundtable (Invitation-Only)

1:00PM - 4:00PM:  General Sessions

3:30PM - 5:00PM:  Matchmaking Session I

4:00PM - 5:00PM:  Networking w/ Exhibitors

5:00PM - 7:00PM:  VIP Networking Reception (Invite Only)

                                Reception is invite-Only: Exhibitors, Sponsors, Speakers & Special Guests 


June 30, 2020

8:00AM:  Networking Breakfast with Exhibitors

8:00AM:  Sign-Up for Matchmaking Session II

8:30AM - 12:00PM General Sessions

12:00PM - 1:00PM Matchmaking Session II

12:00PM – Exhibit Move-Out


Video highlights of the:  

2015 Navy Contracting Summit can be viewed HERE.

2016 Navy Contracting Summit can be viewed HERE.

2017 Navy Contracting Summit can be viewed HERE.