The I/ITSEC Special Events are divided into four general categories:
- Signature Events: Must-see "Flag Level" type events such as the Congressional Panel, General/Flag Officers Panel
- Focus Events: High interest panels and speakers
- Community of Interest: Smaller audience, tightly focused
- Program Briefs: Briefs from the Services for ongoing programs
Iron Dev at I/ITSEC 2019
I/ITSEC is now accepting nominations for its inaugural Iron Dev competition at I/ITSEC 2019, Dec 2 – 5 at the Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida. Nominations will be open until 30 September, 2019. Iron Dev is a team competition similar to competitive cooking shows, where teams will be given a challenge and “secret ingredient” to develop a training solution to improve warfighter readiness. Teams will consist of 4 developers and a senior mentor or producer. Equipment (Ingredients) will be provided as well as some equipment will be identified for teams to bring. Teams will have 3 full days to develop their system and then demonstrate them on the 4th day of the competition in front of a fun and engaging panel of judges. Awards will be given to the best overall training solution and to the boldest solution. Contact Brian Vogt at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Launch Pad 2019
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Submission is now closed
Special event designed to provide a venue for demonstration of innovative and disruptive technologies to I/ITSEC 2019 attendees. Team Orlando, an inter-service military partnership in Central Florida, has taken the lead to create a forum where industry, academia and government participants can display their latest and greatest technologies to conference attendees, to include key government acquisition stakeholders, with focused presentations during I/ITSEC 2019. The objective is to showcase innovative and disruptive initiatives that may be included in future acquisition efforts.