Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 9:00 AM EDT
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You are invited to attend the 2017 Defense & National Security Innovation Summit, scheduled for September 12-13, 2017 in Norfolk, Virginia. Join key military, government, and industry decision-makers at the nation's leading conference and expo on the best innovation solutions for the U.S. Department of Defense and our national security agencies. The Summit features: 

  • A Defense Innovation Conference with presentations on the innovation priorities of the Pentagon; Navy, Air Force and Army, and U.S. Marine Corps; and national intelligence and security agencies. 
  • Opportunities to provide innovation solutions for Cybersecurity, C4ISR, Information Warfare, Weapons, Technology, Energy, Power Management, Space, Military Installations, Defense Medicine & Health, Artificial Intelligence and Net Generation Computing Architectures, Drones and other Unmanned and Remotely Piloted Vehicles, Warfighter & Soldier-Sending Technologies, and Innovation in Acquisition. 
  • Matchmaking sessions with supporting agencies and prime contractors. 
  • A Defense Innovation Expo featuring product demonstrations and the latest defense innovations from industry.
  • New Government and Private Sector Financing for Defense Innovation
  • New Funding, Contracts, and Resources for Small Businesses with Defense Innovation Solutions
  • Networking Opportunities to meet key military, government, and industry decision-makers.

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.

To confirm your Sponsorship and Exhibit Space at the Summit, email our Marketing Department at Marketing@Defenseleadershipforum.org
For General Inquiries, email Info@Defenseleadershipforum.org
Visit our website at: www.Defenseleadershipforum.org 

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Norfolk Waterside Marriott Hotel & Convention Center
235 E. Main Street
Norfolk, Virginia 23510
Phone: (757) 627-4200

For special group rate of $91 (plus tax) for the Defense and National Security Innovation Summit, call the hotel directly at 1 (800) 228-9290 or (757) 627-4200.
Group Rate Cut-Off Date: August 21, 2017
Book your group rate for the Defense & National Security Innovation Summit here

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