2022 Sponsors


Gold Sponsor: Leidos


Leidos believes in modernizing defense in a complex world. The Defense Group is made up of thousands of experienced security professionals ranging from leading academic voices to veterans of the defense and intelligence community. From managing a global network with more than 3 million users to modernizing IT systems with intelligence-driven cybersecurity, the Defense Group is solving the world’s toughest security challenges for customers with “can’t fail” missions. Solutions for Defense include enterprise and mission IT, large-scale intelligence systems, command and control, geospatial and data analytics, cybersecurity, logistics, training, and intelligence analysis and operations support.

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Gold Sponsor: MAG Aerospace

MAG Aerospace

Through the years, MAG Aerospace has become the leading independent provider of manned/unmanned full-spectrum outsourced ISR services, with 1,700+ employees operating 200+ platforms over 150,000 flight hours annually on 6 continents.  MAG offers turnkey C5ISR services (ISR Operations, ISR Training, ISR Technical Services) and other specialty aviation through a technology agnostic approach to government, international, and commercial customers globally.  MAG has secured diverse contracts with highly sought after customers across multiple end markets. 

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Lanyard Sponsor: Valiant


Valiant empowers the world’s most critical missions by training, equipping, protecting, sustaining, and supporting those who serve. Valiant’s 5,000 employees enable government departments and agencies, global peacekeepers, relief workers, and disaster response teams to complete their missions efficiently and effectively in some of the most complex environments worldwide. Valiant is based in Herndon, Va. and deploys expertise for customers in the areas of Training, Simulation, and Readiness; Engineering and Analysis; Logistics and Sustainment; Mission and Contingency Operations; Operations, Maintenance, and Management; and Program Management. For more information, visit our website and follow Valiant on LinkedIn or Facebook.

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Water & Stationery Sponsor: Crisis Response Company



CRC is a certified Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) specializing in professional advisory services, contingency logistics, and construction management. Located in 52 countries around the globe, CRC’s offerings vary from senior advisors, fuel and ammunition movements, and the construction of remote camps to custom soundstages. Since 2009, we have supported Department of Defense (DoD) and Department of State (DOS) customers meeting staffing goals stateside and abroad, oftentimes within condensed timelines at a 95% retention rate. When given a challenge, we deliver with quality and speed. We have proven ourselves as a reliable and trustworthy partner, able to navigate regional challenges and provide uninterrupted, dependable support to both our government and commercial clients.

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