The NVTC Big Data and Analytics Committee offers educational, networking, and private-public partnership opportunities, with a focus on applying, leveraging and promoting the region's unique big data technology and analytics assets, as well as informing and influencing big data policy issues. The Committee's objective is to stimulate economic growth by promoting the Commonwealth and the region as a national and global center for Big Data and Analytics capabilities, human capital and leading innovation.
The Business Development, Marketing & Sales Committee's mission is to create an environment where Sales and Marketing leaders from companies of all sizes within the NVTC community will network together to forge valuable connections, share best practices, collaborate on opportunities, form partnerships, and transact business. In addition, we will provide regular opportunities for our members to learn how to employ cutting-edge sales and marketing techniques to win more business in both the government and commercial markets.
This event series is designed exclusively for top leaders in our region's technology community. Network in a smaller setting over breakfast, lunch or dinner, this series is for CEO's of technology companies.
The mission of the NVTC CFO Committee is to provide "content and contacts" to NVTC member company CFOs. This mission is accomplished by planning informative events throughout the year and through weekly committee conference calls and meetings.
The NVTC CXO Auction is an exciting event during which regional celebrities and c-level decision makers will be auctioned off to raise money for NVTC's Veterans Employment Initiative, which provides tools and resources to match veterans with employment opportunities in Virginia's technology community.
NVTC is proud to announce the launch of a new Cybersecurity and Privacy Committee to meet the evolving needs and interests of our members. The committee's mission is to educate and provide best practices on all aspects of cybersecurity. Through educational forums and insightful dialogue with NVTC members, the committee will provide insights and resource for those in the Northern Virginia technology community who want to stay updated on the current issues and developments that pertain to cybersecurity.
The mission of the NVTC Data Center and Cloud Infrastructure Committee is to provide a clear, consistent, collective and compelling voice for promoting the interests of the region's growing data center, cloud and critical infrastructure community in an effort to contribute to the long-term growth and prosperity of the industry.
NVTC members and area leaders from many industries alike attend the award-winning Annual CFO Awards Banquet to be held in Spring 2016. The CFO of the Year awards are presented to CFOs for outstanding contributions to his/her company's performance and accomplishments as well as the Greater Washington region's technology community as a whole. The Hall of Fame Award recognizes a Chief Financial Officer or Financier whose contribution has significantly and uniquely impacted the Greater Washington region's technology community during the course of his/her career.
Includes BioMedTech subcommittee
The NVTC Health Technology Committee provides NVTC members with education, networking, and business and government opportunities to participate in and benefit from the increasing use of electronic health information and technology in the delivery of and payment for health care.
Taking place in June 2016, the 2016 NVTC Hot Ticket Awards will combine the hottest companies and unbeatable networking of past years with an exciting new element! For the first time, the awards will incorporate an online competition!
The NVTC HR & Benefits committee's mission is to create a community of members interested in sharing best practices, collaborating, learning about the latest advancements in human resource management, and staying informed on employee benefit issues including developments and requirements of the Affordable Care Act. The committee will hold quarterly events featuring guest speakers and smaller committee meetings for members to collaborate and share ideas in a more intimate setting. The committee will produce an electronic newsletter with relevant content as well as an annual work/life survey, and provide CE credits to those in attendance as appropriate. If you handle HR or employee benefit functions within your organization, consider joining the committee!gs.
NVTC's International Committee's mission is to create international business opportunities for NVTC members by promoting the region as a global technology center through active participation in international activities. Through meetings, events, and hosting foreign delegations, the International Committee keeps NVTC membership current on international business opportunities, global trends in technology policy, and promotes developments in Northern Virginia technology to international business audience.
NVTC NextGen Leaders brings together the future leaders of the technology industry in our region and provides a forum for rising professionals to connect and engage with senior executives in the technology community, share best practices for young professionals, and develop content, resources and networking events that help to build a regional community of emerging leaders.
This is one of Northern Virginia's premier technology events and is an outstanding opportunity for industry-wide visibility! Attended by more than 800 key players in the technology community, the banquet features keynote speakers and provides excellent networking opportunities. Past speakers have included The Honorable Dick Cheney, Vice President of the United States and John Chambers, Chairman and CEO of Cisco Technology.
Join your colleagues from the region's technology community for an exciting event: The NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative Sporting Clays Tournament. This event will support the NVTC Veterans Employment Initiative, which connects veterans to employment opportunities within Virginia's technology community and provides support to member companies in their efforts to hire, train and retain qualified veteran employees.
The Small Business and Entrepreneur Committee supports and promotes emerging technology businesses focused on growth and entrepreneurs launching businesses by providing content-driven programs that address the challenges of establishing, growing and scaling businesses. The committee educates, promotes strategic alliances, addresses the concerns of these businesses and provides excellent networking opportunities.
The mission of the Tech Law and Procurement Committee is to foster networking opportunities and the exchange of business, leadership and legal information for NVTC general counsels and provide mentoring in legal areas for emerging technology companies. This Committee will provide a legal forum for technology companies in the Northern Virginia business community.
The mission of Technology Innovations is to serve as a resource and facilitator for addressing a broad range of technology areas of interest to NVTC members. The committee will hold regular events that feature guest speakers on topical subjects, and examine technical, legal and legislative developments.
The Entrepreneur Center @NVTC is a resource hub for technology-focused start-ups and entrepreneurs at every stage of their lifecycle. The Entrepreneur Center fosters entrepreneurship in students, mentors the first-time entrepreneur, advises and supports the experienced entrepreneur, and facilitates strategic business relationships in the technology community.
This series offers sponsorships providing focused exposure, and linking your company to the leading speakers in the technology arena. Each breakfast draws approximately 400-600 leading technology and associate representatives.