Precision Strike Technology Symposium (PSTS-18)

Date: October 23-25, 2018

Location: The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory Kossiakoff Conference Center | Laurel, MD 20723


WHY ATTEND PSTS-18

Are you an inspirational leader who is ready to participate in PSTS-18? As DoD faces the realities of a changing world and focuses its attention to its major competitors China and Russia, the precision strike community must address enhanced lethality and modernization of key precision engagement capabilities for urgent execution of the National Defense Strategy. The theme Sharpening America’s Competitive Edge with High Speed Precision Engagement demands serious and immediate technological innovation. PSTS-18 will allow the precision strike community the opportunity to pursue many new challenges and concerns by showcasing focus areas related to:

• Meet Major Threats & Gaps with Technologies for High-Speed Precision Engagement

• Regain Overmatch with Enhanced Lethality

• Deliver New Capabilities at the Speed of Technology

• Services’ Policy and Posture and Modernization Priorities to meet the Threat

• Multi-Domain Operations / Over-the-Horizon Targeting

• Insights into the Kill Chain

• U.S. Hypersonics Landscape—Contested Environment Operations and Challenges

• Artificial Intelligence on the Edge—Implications for Precision Strike

• Strategic Readiness/Nuclear Deterrence

• Strategic Programs Technical Achievements and Challenges Session

• The Arctic Strategy

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AGENDA

The symposium agenda (pdf) is now available to view our speaker line-up.

Plan NOW to participate all 3 Days in not-to-miss sessions focused on:

  • 23 October: Threat & Posture; DoD Faster Response

  • 24 October: Hi-Speed Technology Response; Autonomous Weapon Systems

  • 25 October: Technologies Ahead; Strategic Readiness/Nuclear Deterrence; Strategic Program Technical Achievements and Challenges

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LOCATION

Johns Hopkins University/Applied
Physics Laboratory
11100 Johns Hopkins Road
Laurel, MD 20723

Tel: (410) 516-2300
Fax: (410) 579-8049

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LODGING

Please visit http://www.ndia.org/events/2018/10/23/9pst---precision-strike-technology-symposium/accommodations to view a listing of hotels located near JHU APL.

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SECURITY REQUIREMENTS

This event is classified at the SECRET//NOFORN level. All attendees must hold the appropriate clearance to attend. Visit requests/security forms must be received by Friday, October 12, 2018.

Recommended method of submission: JPAS using SMO Code: 888984.
POC: Kimberly Williams or PSTS-18.
Phone: 703-247-2578

Symposium Address:
The Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory
11100 Johns Hopkins Road
Laurel, Maryland 20723-6099
Attention: Visitor Control

For additional information, visit http://www.ndia.org/events/2018/10/23/9pst---precision-strike-technology-symposium/security.

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REGISTRATION

Registration is now open! Visit http://www.ndia.org/events/2018/10/23/9pst---precision-strike-technology-symposium/registration to register now before the early registration deadline of September 14, 2018.

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SPONSORSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

The PSTS-18 sponsorship menu offers many categories to fit your budget. By enhancing your brand with a sponsorship at this event, you'll build a stronger perception from the audience and stand out from the crowd!

Questions or have an idea that is not listed below?
Contact Kimberly Williams at kwilliams@ndia.org or call (703) 247-2578

Premier $8,000 (Exclusive)

  • Sponsor logo and link on event website
  • Sponsor logo in onsite agenda
  • Sponsor logo on promotional signage at event
  • Recognition of sponsor logo on presentation slide in general session
  • Sponsor logo included in eBlast two weeks prior to event
  • Four complimentary full symposium registrations
  • Sponsor description (350 words) in onsite agenda
  • Podium recognition by PSA during opening general session

 Elite $6,000 (available to two sponsors) 

  • Sponsor logo and link on event website
  • Sponsor logo in onsite agenda
  • Sponsor logo on promotional signage at event
  • Recognition of sponsor logo on presentation slide in general session
  • Sponsor logo included in eBlast two weeks prior to event
  • Two complimentary full symposium registrations
  • Sponsor description (250 words) in onsite agenda
  • Podium recognition by PSA during opening general session

Luncheon $3,000 (available to three sponsors, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday)

  • Sponsor logo and link on event website
  • Sponsor logo in onsite agenda
  • Sponsor logo on promotional signage during breaks
  • Sponsor logo on napkins available at lunch (NDIA to provide napkins)

Networking Breaks $2,000 (available to three sponsors, Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday)

  • Sponsor logo and link on event website
  • Sponsor logo in onsite agenda
  • Sponsor logo on promotional signage during breaks
  • Sponsor logo on napkins to be distributed during breaks (NDIA to provide napkins)

Reception $6,000 (available to two sponsors)

  • One Complimentary registration
  • Company logo and link to your company on event web site.
  • Company logo on promotional signage at the applicable Reception.
  • Company logo and recognition in the onsite symposium program.
  • Sponsor ribbon on company symposium badges.
  • Company logo on table tent signs to be placed on reception cocktail tables.
  • Sponsor logo included in eBlast two weeks prior to event 

Registration & Lanyard - $3,500 (available to one sponsor)

  • Sponsor logo and link on event website
  • Sponsor logo in onsite agenda
  • Recognition of sponsor logo on presentation slide in general session
  • Sponsor logo included in eBlast two weeks prior to event
  • Sponsor banner with company logo on registration confirmation (e-mail) receipt sent to all attendees
  • Lanyards with sponsor name/logo on them distributed at registration on site (sponsor provides lanyards. NDIA can produce lanyards with one-color logo for an extra $750. For NDIA to produce, deadline of October 5, 2018.)

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EXHIBITION OPPORTUNITIES

WHY EXHIBIT AT PSTS? You don’t want to miss the opportunity to showcase your technology, innovations, and products. Providing the best equipment in the timeliest manner to our warfighters is what this symposium is all about. You will have the opportunity to put your product in the hands of the attendees at PSTS-18 during this exhibition!

Display Fees

  • PSA Members: $2,375 (Includes two symposium registrations)

  • Non-Members: $2,675 (Includes two symposium registrations)

  • PSA Small Business Members: (1 Complimentary 8'x8' space with one (1) paid symposium registration)

  • Government & Military: (1 Complimentary 8'x8' space with one (1) paid symposium registration)

Visit http://www.ndia.org/events/2018/10/23/9pst---precision-strike-technology-symposium/displays for more information and to reserve your space now!

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QUESTIONS?

Contact Kimberly Williams at kwilliams@ndia.org or call 703-247-2578.