Defense TechConnect

DECEMBER 3-5, 2024   

POSTER PROGRAM - December 3-5 • Austin, TX

Call for Technical Abstracts

The Department of Defense is seeking cutting edge research with potential use in both civilian and national security applications. The poster program is highly attended by leading government offices and funding vehicles. Don't miss this opportunity to present your research and technologies to the nation's largest gathering of industry and federal offices representing over $100B in funding authority.

  • 1000+ Prospecting Partners
  • $50B in Funding Authority
  • 50+ Contracting Offices
  • 2500 1-on-1 Meetings

Our government and industry customers are seeking top emerging research across most all technology domains, with a special interest in innovations with dual-use industry and government applications. Submit your Abstract!

Call for Abstracts    - due Aug. 23


Topics Include:

  • Energy & Resilience
  • Biotech & Medical
  • Microelectronics & Sensors
  • Advanced Materials
  • Advanced Manufacturing
  • Advanced Communications
  • Aerospace Technologies
  • Autonomous Systems
  • AI, Cyber & Digital Solutions

Who Should Apply

University researchers, federal/national labs, and industry research and technology developers are welcome! If you have research representing cutting-edge innovations and are looking to connect with either government funders and industry scouts - Submit today!

How to Participate

Submit your Abstract today for review and consideration. If selected, you will be asked to secure your poster presentation slot by simply paying a conference registration feee. The first step is to submit your Abstract today!

Submit your Abstract    - due Aug. 23

Poster Program

All Poster Presenters will receive notification in early Fall. Once registered and confirmed, you will receive poster presentation details and suggestions to amplify your messaging to the participating government offices.

Poster Dates: Dec 3-4, 2024
Location: JW Marriott, Austin TX

For more information please contact Emma Mooney, Outreach and Project Manager at

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