Tech Showcase West (Oct. 17-18, 2017 St. Louis, MO)

Oct 17, 2017 09:00am -
Oct 18, 2017 03:00pm

Event Description

Tech Showcase West 2017


USGIF Technology Cluster Forum


Oct. 17 - 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
T-REX, 911 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO


Join us Tuesday, October 18, at T-REX in downtown St. Louis for an unclassified day of conversations about innovation and benefits of public-private partnerships. St. Louis has a history of innovation both inside and outside of NGA. Hear from a variety of speakers from the GEOINT Community and commercial world discuss new ideas, concepts, and dramatic leaps rather than more traditional, incremental steps forward.




0900-1000 - Registration


1000-1015 – Welcome: USGIF Technical Committee


1015-1045 – NGA Senior Keynote


1045-1130 – Panel Innovation, Processes, Frameworks


1130-1200 – Flash Talks


1200-1300 – Lunch, Networking, and St. Louis Area University Presentations


1300-1330 – Flash Talks


1330-1415 – St. Louis Innovation


1415-1445 – Networking Coffee Break


1445-1515 – St.  Louis GEOINT Career Pipeline, St Louis Area Working Group


1515-1600 – Technology Solution Acceleration: Next NGA Campus Update and Industry Needs with Sue Pollman and Julia Collins


1600-1800 –  T-Rex Reception and St. Louis Area University Presentations



NGA Tech Showcase West

Oct. 18 - 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
NGA Campus West, 3200 South Second St, St. Louis, MO

USGIF is excited to offer USGIF Members and the GEOINT Community a first-hand look at the work of analysts at NGA’s campus in St. Louis. This classified day will begin with an update of the new campus construction and a high-level discussion about current challenges and business opportunities. Afterward, attendees will be able to go through the building to learn about the work of NGA employees, see their challenges, and talk with them about solutions. The day will conclude with a reception at Anheuser-Busch.

NGA Tech Showcase West (Oct. 18) requires a TS//SI/TK clearance. Clearances must be passed NLT 11 October 2017.

Registration for this event will close 11 October 2017 at 12 p.m. EST.




Hotel Information


The Magnolia Hotel

421 N 8th St, St. Louis, MO


You may reserve a room here or by calling the hotel directly at (866) 912-1039 and mentioning the USGIF block.


Hotel reservations must be made by September 28, 2017.



Registration Fees:


Tuesday, Oct. 17 - USGIF Technology Cluster Forum: 

  • USGIF Individual Member - $125
  • Non-Members - $200
  • Government/Military - $0


Wednesday, Oct. 18 – NGA Tech Showcase West

  • USGIF Individual Member - $175
  • Non-Members - $250
  • Government/Military - $0



Event Type:Workshop
Category:Technical Workshop
Early registration ends on Sep 03, 2017.
Regular registration starts on Sep 04, 2017 and ends on Oct 18, 2017.
Late registration starts on Oct 19, 2017.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)