NGA Tech Showcase West

NGA Tech Showcase West

October 22-23, 2014
3200 S 2nd Street St. Louis, MO 63118

Join USGIF for this one-and-a-half-day event, providing an unparalleled opportunity 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.

Registration ​Costs:

  • Wednesday, ​October ​22—West ​Facilities ​Modernization ​Plan
    Complimentary event, registration required
  • Thursday, ​October ​23—NGA ​Tech ​Showcase ​West
    ​USGIF ​Member: $150
    USGIF ​Non-Member: ​$250
    Government/Military: ​$0

The 2014 NGA Tech Showcase West requires each attendee holds a TS//SI/TK clearance. The clearance deadline is Monday, October 13.


Overview

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)

1300-1545
Overview of NCE program scope, overview of WFM program scope and NCE lessons learned

1545-1600
Wrap-up

1730-1930
YPG Networking Event

Thursday, October 23 – NGA Tech Showcase West

0700–0800
Visitor check-in, badging

0800–0900
- Security Briefing, Opening Remarks by NGA Deputy Director Mike Rodrigue, and NGA InnoVision Basic and Applied Research Director Ted Cope

0900–1100
Industry Flash Talks focused on NGA Hard Problems List

0900–1500
NGA Demos throughout the building

1100–1300
Lunch

*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) 421-1776. Reservations must be received by October 1, 2014.

Make Reservation

If you have difficulty making reservations, please email Anna Kimmel, USGIF Event Operations Manager.


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