LIVE SUMMIT OPPORTUNITIES
Sponsorship Packages include benefits such as VIP Attendee Passes with access to the 2-Hour networking reception, speaking opportunities, advertisement space in the event booklet, an invitation to host a Matchmaking Session table, an invitation to participate in the invitation-only Leadership Roundtable Discussion, and more! Click the 'Sponsorship & Exhibit' button for details on all sponsorship levels and package benefits.
Exhibitor Areas vary per event and may include inside the General Session room, pre-function and registration areas, or a separate Exhibit Hall. No carpeting or pipe & drape needed. This includes table-top exhibit space only. A table and chairs will be provided. Standard Exhibit includes space up to 8ft wide for approved display items. Large Exhibit includes space up to 10ft wide for approved display items. The use of Pop-Up Banners and Backdrops must be cleared with the event staff prior to registration. Electrical service and other ancillary items such as internet connections are not included in exhibit registration. Complete details will be provided to registered participants prior to the event.
UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS:
October 18-19, 2020
Tysons Corner, VA
December 16-17, 2020
San Diego, CA
February 8-9, 2021
Destin-Miramar Beach, FL
April 6-7, 2021
San Antonio, TX
June 24-25, 2021
Multi-Event Sponsorship & Exhibit
discounts are available
Manual Registration Forms
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"Based on the Roundtable discussion, for the first time, real issues and challenges were brought to the table and discussed and actual solutions from Capt Owen was given. I attend many conferences and that was huge."
2017 West Coast Small Business Defense Contracting Summit Attendee
LIVE SUMMIT SPECIAL FEATURES
Defense Leadership Roundtable
The Defense Leadership Roundtable is an invitation-only focus group discussion (no formal presentations, no audience) with Summit speakers and other special guests. Real issues and challenges will be discussed with military, government, congressional, and industry leaders while generating possible solutions in real-time. Summit attendees can submit questions on topics related to DoD Acquisition/Procurement/Contracting in advance. A brief summary of the discussion will be provided to all Summit attendees by the Summit Moderator at the beginning of the afternoon General Session.
The Matchmaking Session is an opportunity to participate in one-on-one meetings with representatives from various government agencies, contracting services, and prime contractors, with the purpose to facilitate targeted information exchange and match needs with resources and solutions. A list of matchmaking table hosts will be provided prior to each event via email to only registered attendees. Session sign-up is available ON-SITE ONLY at each Summit near the registration area. Matchmaking session sign-up is first come, first serve. Meetings are not scheduled in advance due to no-shows, last minute changes, etc. Inquire about hosting opportunities via email, .
*Matchmaking Sessions are featured at 2-Day events only
VIRTUAL SUMMITS & WEBINARS
VIRTUAL SUMMIT SPONSORSHIP & EXHIBITING
Join us for our defense contracting opportunities webinars and other special virtual events. Learn more here.
Contact us to confirm your virtual sponsorship for the upcoming Summer Defense Contracting Webinar Series. Contact or call (202)552-0179 x405.
Early Rates are available on Exhibit Packages (varies per event). Multi-Event Discounts are available on Sponsorship and Exhibit Packages. Other discounts may be available on Sponsorship Packages as well. Inquire for current discounts. Contact us via email at for more information and indicate which events you are interested in. Discounts valid toward new registrations only.