NGA Tech Showcase West
NGA Tech Showcase West
October 22-23, 2014
NGA’s 2nd Street facility in St. Louis
Join USGIF for this one-and-a-half-day event, providing an unparalleled opportunity to to see demos and hear briefings inside NGA Campus West facilities.
This year, in addition to the Tech Showcase West briefings and demos, NGA is offering a half-day session focused on the West Modernization Plan. Both days will require registration.
- Wednesday, October 22—West Facilities Modernization Plan
- Thursday, October 23—NGA Tech Showcase West
USGIF Member: $150
USGIF Non-Member: $250
The 2014 NGA Tech Showcase West requires each attendee holds a TS//SI/TK clearance. The clearance deadline is Monday, October 13.
Wednesday, Oct. 22
Coordinated by NGA’s Facility Program Office (SIF), day one will focus on NGA facilities, how they are enabling NGA’s Mission, and an Introduction to the West Facilities Modernization (WFM) Program. The WFM Program is an NGA initiative to replace NGA’s existing facilities at the 2nd Street site in St. Louis, MO. There will be an NGA Campus East (NCE) lessons learned discussion outlining successes, challenges, and application to the WFM Program.
Thursday, Oct. 23
The theme of this year’s NGA Tech Showcase West is Immersion – interacting and experimenting with data in a multimedia, multi-sensory environment with GEOINT at its core. Tech Showcase will feature approximately 25 demos and presentations throughout NCW workspaces to highlight accomplishments and identify challenges.
- Learn about NGA’s new products and services
- Get a detailed look at NGA’s emerging requirements
- Network and share ideas to help transform the agency
Agenda at a Glance
Wednesday, October 22 – West Facilities Modernization (WFM)
Overview of NCE program scope, overview of WFM program scope and NCE lessons learned
YPG Networking Event
Thursday, October 23
Visitor check-in, badging
- Security Briefing
- Opening Remarks by NGA Deputy Director Mike Rodrigue and NGA InnoVision Basic and Applied Research Director Ted Cope
Demos throughout the building
*Agenda subject to change
Official Hotel Information
USGIF has reserved a block of rooms at the Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, located at 1 South Broadway, St. Louis, MO. The room rate is $179.00 + applicable taxes. Reserve a room by clicking the link below or by calling the hotel directly at (314) 682-3379. Reservations must be received by October 1, 2014.
If you have difficulty making reservations, please email Anna Kimmel, USGIF Event Operations Manager.