INNOVATION FOR NATIONAL SECURITY.

Converging the innovation ecosystem - military leadership, industry scouts, non-traditionals, startups, and investors. Connecting the top DOD offices with the world's best technologies.




 
 

2019 Speakers Include:

Honorable Ellen Lord Honorable Ellen Lord
Under Secretary of Defense Acquisition and Sustainment




 James 'Hondo' Geurts Honorable James "Hondo" Geurts
Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development & Acquisition (ASN (RD&A))
Lisa Sanders Lisa Sanders
Director of Science and Technology for Special Operations Forces, U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)

Captain Steven Lauver Captain Steven Lauver
USAF, Director, Technology Accelerators - AFWERX

 Lawrence Pleis Lawrence Pleis
Deputy Director, Logistics and Engineering, U.S. Central Command


Daryl Haegley Daryl Haegley
Principal Cyber Advisor, U.S. Secretary of Defense


 
 

"What a great show this year. Thank you for letting us be a part of it and we are already volunteering for next year in DC. A technology we found at this event will have an impact on Warfighters and Civilians."

USCENTCOM

"It was an absolute pleasure to work with TechConnect and we look forward to working with you again soon."

SOFWERX

"We made some really good contacts. I have been sharing the information with my colleagues. See you next year in DC!"

Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense Sustainment, US Department of Defense

"We are already looking forward to our participation next year."

US Air Force Space Command

NETWORK

500+

industry/agency
scouts

PITCH

500+

industry matches

1000+

agency one-on-ones

FUNDING

$3.5B+

sbir/sttr seed funding

$25B+

sourced industry funds