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3701 S W S Young Dr
Killeen, TX 76542

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You are invited to attend the 2017 Army Contracting Summit, scheduled for June 1-2, 2017 in Killeen, Texas, home to Fort Hood, one of the largest United States military installations in the world. This national conference is produced by the Defense Leadership Forum. 

Join hundreds of nationwide top defense contractors and attend the 2017 Army Contracting Summit, scheduled for June 1-2, 2017 in Killeen, Texas.

Register Now as an Attendee, VIP Attendee, or Exhibitor and take advantage of the early discount rates. Prices will increase as we are near the event dates. Numerous sponsorship opportunities are available and sometimes more affordable if you are sending more than one attendee.

To confirm your sponsorship and exhibit space at the summit, email Brooke Rosicka at Brooke.Rosicka@usdlf.org
For General Inquiries, email Info@Defenseleadershipforum.org
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Providing America's businesses with defense contracting opportunities is a major priority of the Defense Department, resulting in thousands of jobs throughout the U.S. The 2017 Army Contracting Summit will provide defense contractors and businesses nationwide with the latest information on: 

  • Army 2017 and 2018 Budget
  • Army Materiel Command 2017 Mission and Contracting Priorities
  • Army Contracting Command 20176 Mission and Contracting Priorities
  • 2017 Mission and Contracting Priorities of Fort Hood, III Corps, and Tenant Units
  • New Contracting Opportunities for Large Defense Contractors
  • New Contracting Opportunities for Subcontractors
  • Details on specific new military contracts in all areas of procurement, including tanks, helicopters, missiles, ammunition, vehicles, electronics systems, communications systems, information systems, energy, intelligence, cyber defense, military construction, facilities, military family housing, infrastructure modernization, and more.

The Summit will consist of morning and afternoon general sessions on June 1, 2017, including contracting presentations from senior military contracting officials; the latest details on new contracting opportunities; and a networking lunch with exhibitors. A special Small Business Contracting Strategies General Session will be held from 1:30 - 3:30pm on June 1, 2017, followed by a Defense Contracting Strategies General Session. A Matchmaking Session with Prime Contractors and with Government Agencies is scheduled for June 1, 2017. 

A VIP Reception will be held on June 1, 2017 for all VIP Registrants, Exhibitors, Sponsors, Speakers, and Special Guests from 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM. Summit participants include Members of Congress, Senior Congressional Staff; Military Contracting Officials; and both large and small defense contractors and businesses.

Hotel Information:
Killeen Shilo Inn Suites Hotel
3701 S SW Young Dr.
Killeen, TX 76542
1 (254) 699-0999 

If your company will be sending more than one representative, please consider participating as a Summit Sponsor. Sponsorship packages start at $1,500 with multiple VIP passes. Call (202) 552-0179 for more details and ask about our weekly discount offers!

To register online, please click the "Register" button below or visit the home page of www.Defenseleadershipforum.org to be directed to the Registration Page. 

If you have any additional questions, please call our customer service center at (202) 552-0179 or email us at Info@Defenseleadershipforum.org.

Thank you and we look forward to hearing from you!

Defense Leadership Forum