NGA Tech Showcase West
This event has already occurred.
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.
Join USGIF’s Young Professionals Group (YPG) for a networking event at Kemoll’s at 5:30 p.m. to learn about the local startup scene. Representatives from USGIF member BoundlessGeo will share their experiences as part of a venture-backed Intelligence Community startup.
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
Anheuser-Busch Biergarten, 1200 Lynch St, St. Louis, MO
YPG Networking Event
Kemoll’s Restaurant, 211 N Broadway, St. Louis, MO
Thursday, October 23 – NGA Tech Showcase West
Visitor check-in, badging
Security Briefing, Opening Remarks by NGA Deputy Director Mike Rodrigue, and NGA InnoVision Basic and Applied Research Director Ted Cope
Industry Flash Talks focused on NGA Hard Problems List
NGA Demos throughout the building