The Association of the United States Army Institute of Land Warfare (AUSA ILW) will produce an unclassified symposium for members of industry and the military community.
The region is home to more than 900 defense contractors who collectively provide $5.6 billion in defense contracts for the U.S. government.
The 2018 AUSA ILW Global Force Symposium & Exposition is a three-day event that will include presentations from the United States Army Materiel Command, the United States Army Training and Doctrine Command, and the Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology).
This symposium will explore the capabilities outlined in the Army Operating Concept and how the force transforms from being adaptive to driving innovation for Force 2025 and beyond. Special guest presentations coupled with panel discussions from our senior military and industry leaders, addresses critical points of acquisition, research and development, and partnering between military and industry. For the Army, this means restructuring military-industrial programs. The Army must take a hard look at its acquisition processes, with an eye towards the future, in order to continue maintaining a competitive overmatch against potential adversaries.
Global Force Delivers
Access to more than 5,000 attendees including key leaders from the Army, DoD, academia and worldwide defense industry.
Exclusive Exhibit Hall Hours offering uninterrupted networking time. Sessions are not scheduled during specific times, eliminating any competition with the Exhibit Hall.
Explore hundreds of exhibitors and thousands of brands.
Insight into new issues the armed forces are facing and discover how to make your company part of their solution.
Redstone Arsenal is conveniently located just 20 minutes from the Von Braun Center and is a Federal Center of Excellence focused on Joint Warfighters, the F.B.I., NASA, and other federal officers, growing its strategic impacts, and ready to seize opportunities of the future. The base supports a government and contractor workforce that averages 36,000-40,000 personnel daily.
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5,000+ attendees joined AUSA for the 2017 ILW Global Force Symposium & Exposition.
About AUSA ILW:
The Association of the United States Army is a nonprofit educational and professional development association serving America’s Total Army, our Soldiers, Army civilians, and their families; our industry partners, and supporters of a strong national defense. AUSA provides a voice for the Army, supports the Soldier, and honors those who have served in order to advance the security of the nation.
The Institute of Land Warfare (ILW) extends the influence of AUSA by informing and educating its members; local, regional and national leaders; and the American public on the critical nature of land forces and the importance of the United States Army. The Institute carries out a broad program of activities including the publication of professional research papers, newsletters, background briefs, essays and special reports.