Past Trade Shows & Events:

Border Security Expo
March 11-12
San Antonio, Texas

Held each year in San Antonio, Texas, Border Security Expo offers local, state, and federal law enforcement from across the country and around the globe the education, solutions, and connections to make critical decisions needed to protect our borders from every kind of threat imaginable.


AFCEA New Horizons 2020
March 9-11
Boston, Massachusetts

The premier Battle Management & Cyber event on the East Coast, NEW HORIZONS is now in its 43rd year of bringing military and industry leaders together. Sponsored by AFCEA Lexington-Concord Chapter in Boston, NEW HORIZONS is the only event in which the solution providers of innovative technologies can network, and discuss opportunities to meet our Nation’s critical security requirements with key decision makers.


AFCEA West 2020
March 2-3
San Diego, California
Booth 1232

The premier naval conference and exposition on the West Coast, AFCEA WEST brings military and industry leaders together. Co-sponsored by AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute, WEST is the only event in which the makers of platforms and the designers of technologies can network, discuss and demonstrate their solutions in a single locale.


IACP Office Safety & Wellness Symposium
February 27-29
Miami, Florida

Improving officer safety and wellness enhances the health and effectiveness of officers, as well as the safety of the community. IACP Symposium is for law enforcement professionals to learn from experts in the field about resources and best practices when developing comprehensive officer safety and wellness strategies. Participants will learn about building resilience, financial wellness, injury prevention, peer support programs, physical fitness, proper nutrition, sleep deprivation, stress, mindfulness, suicide prevention, and more.


Federal Networks
February 26-27
Tysons Corner Marriott, Tysons, Virginia

Federal Networks 2020 brings together senior decision-makers from key agencies across government to share their latest plans for how they will design, purchase and operate their networks — as well as the IT services that these networks enable and deliver.


Marine West
February 5-7, 2020
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California

Marine West is co-sponsored by and held at Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton. Marine commands throughout Southern California send delegations to visit this annual exposition. Marine West showcases the latest technology and prototypes aimed at preparing today’s Marines for the opportunities and challenges of the 21st century.


Rocky Mountain Cyberspace Symposium 2020
February 3, 2020
Colorado Springs, Colorado

The theme of this year’s Cyberspace Symposium is: “The Future of Cyber – Cyber 2030.” Industry, DoD and Academic experts will discuss the evolution, and our increasing dependency, on Cyber for our national security and wellbeing. They will also share how they and their organizations are playing a part in advancing national cyber progress in this area over the next 10 years, and offer their predictions on what the next decade will bring.


Avaya Engage Partner Conference
February 2-5, 2020
Phoenix, Arizona

Avaya ENGAGE is the premier event for telecommunications partner, Avaya. Event includes general sessions and hundreds of informational breakouts led by some of the industry’s most inspiring and accomplished leaders.


2020 Air Force Contracting Summit
January 30 – 31, 2020
Destin-Miramar Beach, Florida

Join defense contractors nationwide and attend one of the top military contracting events of 2020. You are invited to attend the 2020 Air Force Contracting Summit, scheduled for January 30 – 31, 2020 in Destin-Miramar Beach, Florida.


Tyto Athene Sales & Engineering Meeting
December 16-19, 2019
Miami, Florida

Tyto Athene’s annual meeting joining Sales & Engineering teams to discuss and develop goals for the next year, share knowledge, and hear from our partners. This year’s event takes place at the Loew’s Miami Beach Hotel. Please contact Julene Slusher with details.


TechNet Indo-Pacific
November 19-21, 2019
Honolulu, HI
Booth 411

TechNet Indo-Pacific, now in its 34th year, is co-sponsored by AFCEA International and AFCEA Hawaii. It is the largest event in the Indo-Pacific Rim focusing on regional defense issues. Keynote speakers, panel moderators and panelists will discuss defense policies and challenges in the Indo-Pacific region and their relevance to both industry and government. Industry exhibitors will demonstrate products and solutions to meet the military services’ requirements.


Blue Hawaii
November 19, 2019
Honolulu, HI
The Royal Hawaiian, Waikiki

The best party of TechNet Indo-Pacific! Hosted by Tyto Athene and our partners.


TechNet Europe 2019
October 23-24, 2019
Bratislava, Slovak Republic

TechNet Europe, AFCEA Europe’s second largest annual event, will be held under the patronage of the Minister of Defence, Slovak Republic. The topics related to actual operational challenges and the most recent technological developments in NATO and EU member states, also focus on interoperability. TechNet Europe fosters networking opportunities and features a highly-regarded industry and technology exhibition.


NIAS 2019
October 15-17, 2019
Mons, Belgium

NATO’s largest Cyber Security Conference, NIAS (NATO Information Assurance Symposium) serves as a platform for frontline IT staff and product developers to exhibit their innovations and share their knowledge of these cutting-edge technologies, which could benefit NATO.


Modern Day Marine
September 17-19, 2019
Quantico, VA

Modern Day Marine is co-sponsored by Marine Corps Base, Quantico, the Exposition’s home base, is home to the Combat Development Command and the Marine Corps Systems Command, responsible for setting requirements, developing equipment and systems and purchasing the equipment and systems that the Marine Corps will rely on in the years to come.


12th Annual Tyto Athene Charity Golf Tournament to benefit the Fisher House Foundation
September 5, 2019
1757 Golf Club, Dulles, VA

The Fisher House is a private-public partnership supporting members of the Armed Forces, retirees, veterans, and their families. This program recognizes the sacrifices of our military by meeting their needs beyond that normally provided by the Department of Defense and Veterans Affairs. Fisher House Foundation donates “comfort homes,” built on the grounds of major military and VA medical centers, enabling family members to be close to a loved one at the most stressful time – during hospitalization for an unexpected illness, disease, or injury. Annually, the Fisher House program serves over 10,000 families and has made nearly 3 million days of lodging available to family members since its inception in 1990. By law, there is no charge for any family to stay at a Fisher House. Click here for information about the Fisher House Foundation.


AFITC 2019
August 26-28, 2019
Montgomery, AL

Join thousands of AF peers, along with scores of private sector leaders in the IT and cyber security field at the Air Force Information Technology & Cyberpower Conference. Learn how to assess and combat the newest and most prevailing threats to our global networks and national defense.


TechNet Augusta
August 20-22, 2019
Augusta, GA
Booth L24

TechNet Augusta 2019 gives participants the opportunity to examine and explore the intricacies of the cyber domain. With assistance from the U.S. Army Cyber Center of Excellence and industry experts, the conference is designed to open the lines of communication and facilitate networking, education and problem solving. Leaders and operators also discuss procurement challenges the military, government and industry face during a time of uncertain budgets and runaway technology advances.


NEC ADVANTAGE 2019
June 3-5, 2019
Orlando, FL

NEC is hosting its first Global Partner Conference, in which we bring together all our partners to tackle critical questions that are deciding the future of our industry. ADVANTAGE 2019 is an opportunity to review the journey up to this point and set out a vision for the future.


NLIT Summit 2019
Gold Exhibitors
May 28-31, 2019
Boise, Idaho
Booth 313

A 3-day event, NLIT Summit facilitates an exchange of information management, best practices, strategies, and methodologies. Each day consists of presentations, panel discussions, new equipment/technology demonstrations, and information sharing.


Critical Issues in C4I Symposium
May 21-22, 2019
Fairfax, VA

For well over a decade the AFCEA/GMU Critical Issues in C4I Symposium has connected academia, industry and government together annually to address important issues in technology and systems research and development.


NITEC19 / TechNet International
May 20-22, 2019
Oslo, Norway

NATO and the High North: Technology Ultramarathon will focus on advancing technological solutions and business practices to strengthen NATO operations from the South to the High North. Building on NATO’s largest exercise, Trident Juncture, this conference will give industry leaders the chance to learn how they can support Alliance operations in the High North with their latest technology. The extreme climate and lack of satellite communications in the Arctic are leading our allies in the region to embrace innovative partnerships with the private sector.


15th Annual MCA&F C4 Awards Dinner
May 16, 2019
Arlington, VA

Held in close coordination with the Director, C4/Chief Information Officer of the Marine Corps, the Annual MCA&F C4 Awards Dinner showcases the Marine communications, command & control and computer field and provides the annual opportunity to recognize the professional accomplishments of the top performing C4 community Marines, civilian and unit from the previous year.


AFCEA Defensive Cyber Operations
May 14-16, 2019
Baltimore, MD
Booth 1809

Cyber operations are a challenging mission for the U.S. Defense Department and government community that builds, operates and defends networks. This AFCEA event helps cyber leaders and warriors continually evolve to adapt to future innovations and develop and leverage cutting-edge tools and technologies. Participants will discuss requirements and solutions to ensure that the networks within DoD are adaptive, resilient and effective across a range of uses and against diverse threats. Leveraging innovative technology, advancing cybersecurity and building new relationships are topics experts will examine in depth.


Ribbon Perspectives 2019
April 28 – May 2, 2019
JW Marriott Washington, DC

Over the past six years, Perspectives has gained the reputation of being one of the most educational, insightful and entertaining events in our industry. Now as Ribbon Communications, we will bring together more of the top minds in technology to share their unique insights with an intimate setting of key decision makers from the service provider, technology and enterprise communities all over the world.


Homeland Security Conference
April 22 – 24, 2019
Ronald Reagan Building Washington, DC

Successfully securing the homeland depends on preparing for the unknowable, preventing the unthinkable and planning recovery from the unimaginable. Discussions at the Homeland Security Conference will address various aspects of homeland security and explore solutions.


AFCEA Belvoir
March 21-22, 2019
National Harbor, MD
Booth 301

The Armed Forces Communication and Electronics Association (AFCEA) – Belvoir Chapter supports the Fort Belvoir community, by connecting the government with IT industry professionals. Fort Belvoir is home to over 90 diverse tenant and satellite organizations. AFCEA Belvoir members, non-members, government, academia, students and industry members are encouraged to participate in supporting AFCEA Belvoir’s mission.


Army Signal Conference
March 12-15, 2019
Springfield, VA
Booth 301

The U.S. Army is in the midst of rebuilding and reshaping its relationship with technology providers. The Army Signal Conference is hosting this critical and essential conversation to ensure a better understanding of the opportunities and expectations this shift in strategy is creating.


Federal Networks
February 25-26, 2019
Tysons Corner Marriott, Tysons, VA

Federal Networks 2019 brings together senior decision-makers from key agencies across government to share their latest plans for how they will design, purchase and operate their networks — as well as the IT services that these networks enable and deliver.


AFCEA West 2019
February 13-15, 2019
San Diego, CA
Booth 1232

The premier naval conference and exposition on the West Coast, AFCEA WEST is now in its 29th year of bringing military and industry leaders together. Co-sponsored by AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute, WEST is the only event in which the makers of platforms and the designers of technologies can network, discuss and demonstrate their solutions in a single locale.


Marine West
February 6-8, 2019
Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, CA
Booth 525

Marine West is co-sponsored by and held at Marine Corps Base, Camp Pendleton. Marine commands throughout Southern California send delegations to visit this annual exposition. Marine West showcases the latest technology and prototypes aimed at preparing today’s Marines for the opportunities and challenges of the 21st century.