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.


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.

Submit your thoughts or questions about NGA’s plan to replace existing facilities at the 2nd Street.

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. Learn more

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


*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.