USGIF Working Group Summit

Tuesday, Aug. 27

7:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Trajectory Event Center
13665 Dulles Technology Drive, Suite 150, Herndon, VA 20171


Join USGIF for its first Working Group Summit. Learn about the Foundation’s efforts by the Tradecraft & Professional Development Committee as well as across the Working Groups and help chart the way ahead. This will be a great opportunity to network among various specializations within the GEOINT Community and to learn about the important initiatives being conducted by fellow Working Groups. Learn more about USGIF Working Groups and gain fresh insight on your respective projects.

The day will include breakfast, a keynote address by ODNI’s Zach Jett and Dr. Roy Pettis on “Acquisition Agility Strategic Initiatives,” Working Group Flash Talks, lunch, discussion of a proposed new IP/Data Rights Working Group, a Working Group panel discussion, and networking opportunities.

Registration Pricing

  • USGIF Members: $25
  • USGIF Non-Members: $45

Agenda At a Glance

7:30-8:20a Check in, Breakfast, and Networking

8:20-8:30a USGIF Welcome: Ronda Schrenk, USGIF Vice President of Programs

8:30-9:45a Keynote: Zach Jett, Acquisition Agility Champion, ODNI and Dr. Roy Pettis, Assistant Director for National Intelligence for Acquisition, Procurement and Facilities, ODNI

9:45-10:15a Networking Break

10:15a-12:00p Working Group Flash Talks
• Geospatial and Remote Sensing Law Working Group
• Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence Working Group
NGA Advisory Working Group
NRO Industry Advisory Working Group
• Small Business Advisory Working Group
• Small Satellite Working Group
• St. Louis Area Working Group
• Tradecraft and Professional Development Committee
• Young Professionals Working Group

12:00-1:00p Networking Lunch

1:15-1:30p IP/Data Rights Discussion: The Honorable Jeffrey K. Harris, USGIF Chairman of the Board

1:30-2:30p Working Group Roundtable

2:30-3:00p Closing Remarks

Agenda subject to change.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in becoming sponsor? Download the application.