Academic and Business Partners

NVTC Business Partnership

Called "the region's networking giant," by The Washington Post, NVTC is the largest technology council in the nation, boasting a membership of about 1,000 companies representing about 300,000 employees in the region. NVTC Business Partnership is a flexible and far-reaching marketing program that will provide your company with the highest possible level of sponsorship throughout the year to help you reach the region's technology industry decision makers with buying power.

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NVTC Academic Partnership

The Academic Partnership, similar to the NVTC Business Partnerships, is a flexible and far-reaching marketing program that will provide academic institutions with a higher level of sponsorship throughout the year, including research, advertising, and events. The partnership is designed to provide an opportunity for academic institutions to reach the region's technology industry decision makers, and highlight issues focused on improving the region's technology ecosystem.

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NVTC Business & Academic Partners

Booz Allen Hamilton

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy, technology, and engineering for more than 100 years. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients across the globe to solve their most difficult challenges. (NYSE: BAH)

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Center for Innovative Technology

The Center for Innovative Technology (CIT) is a nonprofit corporation that drives innovation and entrepreneurship in the Commonwealth. CIT creates new technology companies through commercialization, capital formation and market development services. To facilitate national innovation leadership and technology adoption, CIT connects innovative technology startup companies with advanced technology consumers, and ensures the deployment of broadband throughout Virginia.

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Consumer Technology Association

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA)TM is the trade association representing the $351 billion U.S. consumer technology industry, which supports more than 15 million U.S. jobs. More than 2,200 companies – 80 percent are small businesses and startups; others are among the world’s best known brands – enjoy the benefits of CTA membership including policy advocacy, market research, technical education, industry promotion, standards development and the fostering of business and strategic relationships. CTA also owns and produces CES® – the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Profits from CES are reinvested into CTA’s industry services.

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Deltek Inc.

Deltek is the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for project- and people-based businesses. 20,000 organizations and millions of users in over 80 countries around the world rely on Deltek to research and identify opportunities, recruit and develop talent, optimize resources, and deliver more profitable projects.

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Dominion Energy

Dominion Virginia Power is a subsidiary of Dominion (NYSE:D), one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 24,600 megawatts of generation, 12,200 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,455 miles of electric transmission lines. It operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 928 billion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves utility and retail energy customers in 13 states. Dominion has implemented several programs that encourage the growth of renewable energy in the Commonwealth, including Dominion Green Power, the Solar Purchase Program, and now the special contract with AWS that it is looking to extend to other large power customers.

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George Mason University

George Mason University is setting the gold standard for the modern, public university. Its dynamic culture and innovative academic programs prepare Mason’s hard-working students for 21st century careers. Its commitment to teaching excellence combines with cutting-edge research that enriches the academic experience and is literally changing the world. Mason is affordable, yet offers high value. Ideally located in the National Capital region, students enjoy terrific cultural experiences and access to the most sought-after internships and employers in the country.

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Inova Health Systems

Inova’s mission is to provide world-class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community it has the privilege to serve. Inova is a global leader in personalized health, which leverages precision medicine to predict, prevent and treat disease, enabling individuals to live longer, healthier lives. Inova serves more than two million people each year from throughout the Washington, DC metro area and beyond. It is shaping the future of health through its integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes. Its commitment to health and wellness is further reflected in its sustainable practices. Inova is home to world-class researchers, expert medical specialists and renowned scientists, who are driving innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness.

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KPMG LLP, the audit, tax and advisory firm, is the U.S. member firm of KPMG International Cooperative. KPMG International's member firms have 145,000 people, including more than 8,000 partners, in 152 countries. With a worldwide presence, KPMG continues to build on our member firms' successes thanks to our clear vision, maintained values, and our people.

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Since 1975, MAXIMUS has operated under our founding mission of Helping Government Serve the People®. We deliver innovative business process management and technology solutions that contribute to improved outcomes for citizens and higher levels of productivity, accuracy, accountability and efficiency of government-sponsored programs. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, we are a proud partner to government agencies in the United States, Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Saudi Arabia and the United Kingdom.

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At Microsoft, we're motivated and inspired every day by how our customers use our software to find creative solutions to business problems, develop breakthrough ideas, and stay connected to what's most important to them.

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Noblis is a nonprofit science, technology, and strategy organization that brings the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise with a reputation for independence and objectivity. We support a wide range of government and industry clients in the areas of national security, intelligence, transportation, healthcare, environmental sustainability, and enterprise engineering. With the addition of two wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis has grown from nearly 600 employees in 2012 to over 1,000 employees today. Together with, Noblis ESI and Noblis NSP, we solve difficult problems of national significance. We bring an integrated set of capabilities and top talent across an array of disciplines and domains so we can offer clients the right expertise to accomplish their most critical missions. Our practical and sustainable solutions increase efficiency and reduce cost.

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Northrop Grumman Corporation

Northrop Grumman is a leading global security company providing innovative systems, products and solutions in autonomous systems, cyber, C4ISR, strike, and logistics and modernization to government and commercial customers worldwide. Please visit for more information.

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Old Dominion University

Old Dominion University, located in the City of Norfolk in the metropolitan Hampton Roads region of coastal Virginia, is a dynamic public research institution that serves its students and enriches the Commonwealth, the nation and the world through rigorous academic programs, strategic partnerships and active civic engagement. Our curriculum is designed to bring students’ talents, ideas and goals to life. Individuals will gain the knowledge, tools and perspective needed to land a dream job, or launch a own business.

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PenFed Credit Union

PenFed members are the people who proudly and quietly take the field every day to serve their country and community. Many are actively employed by the military, state and local governments, government contractors and our nation’s school systems. Established in 1935, PenFed today is one of the country’s strongest and most stable financial institutions with over 1.5 million members and over $23 billion in assets. It serves members in all 50 states and the District of Columbia, as well as on military bases in Guam, Puerto Rico and Okinawa. It is federally insured by NCUA and an equal housing lender. And PenFed is available to members worldwide via the web seven days a week; 24 hours a day.

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Pillsbury is a full-service law firm based in 15 of the world's major financial, technology and energy centers. Working in multidisciplinary teams and issue-specific task forces, we help position our clients for future success by focusing on emerging trends, opportunities and issues that may impact our clients' businesses.

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PNC Bank

PNC is one of the nation's largest diversified financial services organizations providing retail and business banking; residential mortgage banking; specialized services for corporations and government entities, including corporate banking, real estate finance and asset-based lending; wealth management and asset management.

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SAIC — a leading technology integrator providing full life-cycle services and solutions in technical, engineering, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC's expertise enables the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for complex government/commercial projects. Headquartered in McLean, Va., SAIC annual revenues approximate $4 billion

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Venable LLP

As the first major law firm to develop a website, Venable has always had a special connection to the internet and to web-based technologies. The firm provides comprehensive legal services and counseling for clients in corporate finance, mergers and acquisitions, joint venture and strategic alliances, licensing and distribution agreements, government contracts, patent prosecution, regulatory and legislative affairs, advertising, and privacy and cybersecurity-related matters. The firm’s attorneys, many of whom hold PhDs, combine their training and experience in technical disciplines with sound business judgment to produce positive results for their clients.

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Verizon Wireless operates the nation’s largest and most reliable wireless voice and 3G network. Verizon Wireless is the largest wireless carrier in the U.S. with 89 million customers.

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Virginia Tech

Virginia Tech pushes the boundaries of knowledge by taking a hands-on, transdisciplinary approach to preparing students to be leaders and problem-solvers. As the Commonwealth’s most comprehensive university and its leading research institution, Virginia Tech offers about 280 undergraduate and graduate degree programs to more than 34,000 students and manages a research portfolio of more than $521 million. The university fulfills its role as a land-grant by fostering a collaborative environment that integrates technology into all disciplines, so that the Virginia Tech community can serve as a force for positive change around the commonwealth, the country and the world.

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