Federal Business Council
Upwards of 1,500 SIGDEV attendees are expected at the Enterprise Discovery Conference (EDC) & Exhibition, formerly the SIGDEV conference.
Hosted by the National Security Agency (NSA), EDC is the largest event held at NSA with professionals attending from around the world. EDC provides a collaborative learning experience for SIGINT Development field personnel across the US Intelligence Community and the other 5-Eyes partner nations, including:
They’ll be attending this event, since it has ample opportunities for cross-community collaboration to address the most challenging SIGDEV concerns.
Why should your business attend? The two-day expo will be unclassified. We expect 1,500+ attendees. Leaders and practitioners will deliver vital and relevant information, direction and best practice advice for carrying out the Enterprise Development mission. Presentations, training and demonstrations will be held in a classified area very close to the exhibits, so personnel will interact with your booth.
About National Security Agency: NSA is a member of the IC (Intelligence Community) and provides cryptology, Signals Intelligence (SIGINT) and Information Assurance (IA) products and services. NSA uses these capabilities to enable Computer Network Operations (CNO) to gain a decision advantage for the Nation and our allies under all circumstances.
Event Co-Sponsorship Packages Include:
Each Standard Marketing Service Package Includes:
Note: Due to security restrictions, a post-show attendee list will not be provided after this event. Exhibitors may not collect names at their tables or provide raffle prizes throughout the event.
The expo will take place in the OPS1 Cafeteria Party Room which is one level beneath the conference location in the OPS1 Building.
Prohibited Items: memory sticks, CDs, cell phones, cameras, PDAs pagers, MP3 Players or any other equipment with transmitting capabilities. You will have to return all these items to your vehicle. Random inspections will take place throughout the Expo hours and anyone having a prohibited item will have it confiscated by Security.
Any participants that are attending the exposition as a vendor and possess a Green Badge must submit their security info to FBC to be added as a visitor as well as relinquish their Green Badge for the day and wear a Red Visitor`s Badge. Once you arrive at the Visitor`s Center your Green Badge will have to be manually deactivated for the day and will not be able to be used. Any vendors seen wearing a Green badge at an exhibit table will be removed from the show immediately. FBC will not issue refunds and/or credits for failure to adhere to this policy. This is mandated by NSA. Please Note: you must be a U.S. Citizen to exhibit at this event.
Please Click Here to Submit Your Mandatory Equipment Log. Equipment logs can be faxed to (301) 206-2950 or emailed (must be .pdf files) to your representative. The government will not accept image files of these documents.
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.
Courtyard Fort Meade at National Business Park
2700 Hercules Road
Annapolis Junction, Maryland 20701
Phone: (301) 498-8400
All vendors must wear their RED Visitor Badges at all times - violation of this will result in dismissal from NSA property. All vendors will need to be escorted at all times while in the OPS Building. You will not be permitted to leave the show before 1:30 p.m. Smoking breaks will not be permitted.
9800 Patuxent Woods Drive Suite H
Columbia, MD 21046
Phone: (301) 206-2940
Fax: (301) 206-2950
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