Federal Business Council
Only once a year can you network with the information management officers, IT professionals, cybersecurity officers, technical staff, signal officers and communications specialists at Joint Base Lewis-McChord (JBLM). It's during their on-site Information Technology & Cybersecurity Day.
Now in its 19th year, the Information Technology & Cybersecurity Day at JBLM is the only event of its kind held in this part of Washington. That means it attracts relevant IT and cybersecurity personnel from Lewis-McChord, Madigan Army Hospital and Camp Murray.
Hosted by AFCEA – Pacific Northwest Chapter (PNC), the event is held at a perfectly positioned, tented location on Fort Lewis Main and it covers the latest in IT advancements, IT modernization strategies and cybersecurity best practices.
As the 4th largest military base in the world by population, JBLM has more than 25,000 soldiers and civilian workers on-site. All are invited. In the past, the 125-or-so personnel that attended were an influential group. They included:
Don't miss this chance: You won't get an opportunity like this one for another year – or more. Register today!
About AFCEA PNC
AFCEA PNC membership includes industry and military personnel from Seattle, Tacoma, Bellevue, Everett, Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Bremerton Navy Shipyards, Bangor Naval Submarine Base, Whidbey Island Naval Station, and the surrounding cities. They are developing a security focus in the areas of cargo and transportation security, bio-security, and cybersecurity.
JBLM is home to I Corps, the Army's globally responsive contingency corps focused on the Pacific Rim, and the 62nd Airlift Wing, the only wing in the Department of Defense tasked with airlifting nuclear- and nuclear-related cargo. Located 9 miles south-southwest of Tacoma, Washington in the Puget Sound region, JBLM is a training and mobilization center for all services and is the only Army power projection base west of the Rocky Mountains.
Included in each Marketing Service Package:
Event Sponsor Package - Includes all of the above plus:
** IMPORTANT! Special Event Pass Pick Up: An FBC Representative will be at the Hampton Inn from 8:00 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. handing out Special Event Passes outside of the lobby.
Hampton Inn: 800 Station Drive, DuPont, Washington 98327 (253) 912-4444
The Hampton Inn is located one exit down, and directly across the highway from JBLM - Lewis Main. You must pick up your Special Event Pass to gain access to JBLM.
Real ID Act: New Visitor Access Requirements
Acceptable Photo Identification:
For US Citizens: Effective July 21, 2014, under the REAL ID Act of 2005, agencies, including NIST, can only accept a state-issued driver’s license or identification card for access to federal facilities if issued by states that are REAL ID compliant or have an extension.
Please have your current Driver's License, Proof of Insurance, Rental Car Agreement/Vehicle Registration with you.
Exhibitors who fail to comply with the security requirements may be denied access to the event site by the hosting agency. FBC will not be responsible and will not provide refunds to exhibitors who are denied admission to or dismissed from the event site due to failure to comply with the security instructions.
From Seattle on I-5 South:
To Special Event Pick Up Hampton Inn 800 Station Drive, DuPont, Washington, 98327
From The Hampton Inn to the MWR Fest Tent:
Please make arrangements to have your equipment and supplies shipped to your hotel. JBLM WILL NOT accept shipments for this event.
Equipment can be unloaded directly in front of the MWR Fest Tent.
Ample open parking is available in front of the MWR Fest Tent.
This hotel is located less than 5 minutes from JBLM:
800 Station Drive
DuPont, Washington 98327
The following hotels are approx. 15- 20 minutes from JBLM in Tacoma, WA: Courtyard Downtown
1515 Commerce Street
Tacoma, WA 98402
Best Western Tacoma Dome
2611 E StreetTacoma, WA 98421
9800 Patuxent Woods Drive Suite H
Columbia, MD 21046
Phone: (301) 206-2940
Fax: (301) 206-2950
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