2018 Air Force Contracting Summit

Name: 
2018 Air Force Contracting Summit
Date: 
Monday, January 29, 2018 to Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Location: 
Destin-Miramar Beach, Florida
Additional Information: 

In it’s 5th year, the Summit has outgrown its original venue and will be held in 2018 at the Hilton Sandestin Beach Golf Resort & Spa (www.hiltonsandestinbeach.com), a magnificent resort on the sugar white beaches of Northwest Florida’s Emerald Coast. Close to Eglin AFB, Tyndall AFB, and USAF Hurlburt Field.

The Air Force FY18 Budget Request for $183 billion includes $15 billion for new aircraft, $25 billion to modernize existing aircraft, $49 billion for operations and maintenance, capacity funding to replenish munitions, a large jump in R&D funding for next-generation air dominance, and much more.

The 2018 Air Force Contracting Summit will provide defense contractors and businesses nationwide with the latest information on:

  • Air Force Budgets
  • Air Force Innovation
  • Air Force Mission Priorities for Aircraft, Weapons, Facilities, Technology, Energy, and more
  • Air Force and Department of Defense Contracting Priorities
  • New Contracting Opportunities for Prime Defense Contractors
  • New Contracting Opportunities for Defense Subcontractors

Details on specific new military contracts in all areas of procurement, including but not limited to: aircraft, missiles, ammunition, vehicles, R&D, electronics systems, communications systems, information systems, cyberdefense, facilities, military construction, energy, intelligence, infrastructure modernization, space defense, and much more.

This 2-Day Summit will consist of General Session presentations; Contracting Presentations from senior military contracting officials; the latest details on new Contracting Opportunities; a Networking Lunch with exhibitors; a Small Business Resources Workshop; Matchmaking Sessions with Prime Contractors and Government Agencies; an invite-only VIP Reception for VIP Business Attendees, Exhibitors, Sponsors, Speakers, and Special Guests.

Taxonomy: 
Homeland Defense & Security