Regional Events

Northern Virginia Technology Council
Worldwide ERC Global Workforce Symposium

Jerry Erickson, President and CEO of Erickson Immigration Group (EIG) and member of NVTC's Board of Directors will be a featured speaker at the Worldwide ERC Global Workforce Symposium.

Date: October 16-18, 2019
Location: Hynes Convention Center
900 Boylston Street
Boston, MA 02115

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Society for International Affairs Fall Advanced Conference

Date: October 28-29, 2019
Time: 7am - 5pm both days
Location: Marriott Wardman Park Hotel
2660 Woodley Rd NW, Washington, DC

Compliance with U.S. export regulations is key to successful international business yet presents certain challenges in managing complex transactions. Over the two days, discussions will focus on recent regulatory and policy changes, as well as the complexities surrounding Defense Trade, Sanctions,Technology Transfers, and Foreign Military Sales.

This conference will provide insight from U.S. Government officials, in concert with experienced industry leaders, on U.S. export controls to provide effective techniques and insight in dealing with complex transactions. A two-day Washington-based advanced level forum, for about 400-600 participants, focusing on policy and advanced licensing issues, regulatory updates, legislative activity, foreign policy issues, and other relevant advanced topics.

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TiE DC Capital GovCon

Date: October 29, 2019
Location: DoubleTree Hilton
McLean, Va

What opportunities are ahead in 2020 for government contractors? How do you position your company for success? Join us for a forward-looking and informative conference designed for founders and CEOs of 8(a), Women-Owned, HUBZones and Veteran owned businesses. Hear from government contracting leaders in our region, connect with TiE DC's community of government contractors, and learn how to achieve your growth goals.

Who Will Be There?
* CxO's, Procurement & Policy leaders and Government leaders from the Federal Gov (GSA, DHS, HHS, CMS, DoD, DHA, SBA etc).
* Fortune 500 Corporations, Gov Contractors & Solution Providers;
* Charter Members / Entrepreneurs / Business Leaders CEOs, Founders from all over several TiE chapters (including Silicon Valley, Boston, New York / Philly, Atlanta, and Seattle)

Highlights Include:
* Powerful keynotes from Industry Icons, Thought leaders, Government leaders and successful entrepreneurs
* Sessions with Federal Government leaders talking about their pain points, needs and evolving trends in their domain. Also evolving procurements & unfolding 2020 agenda.
* Sessions showcasing case studies & customer success in commercial world & government domain and how it could be adopted across US Fed gov & state government needs.
* Sessions showcasing innovative products & solutions in Cyber Security, Health IT, Hybrid/Cloud, IT modernization as well as evolving technologies around Blockchain, Deep & Machine Learning, and AI/AR.
* Sessions educating & facilitating partnerships & teaming in bringing these solutions.
* Sessions educating & 101's on Gov contracting, Set aside contracts, Mentor Protege Programs.
* Opportunity to Network, Team and Partner with the GovCon community

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SHRM Global Mobility and Immigration Symposium

Jerry Erickson, President and CEO of Erickson Immigration Group (EIG) and member of NVTC's Board of Directors will be a featured speaker at the SHRM Gloabl Mobility and Immigration Symposium. His presentation, "A Better Global Workplace: Strategies for Process Improvement" will be on 11/05/2019 from 9:45 a.m.- 10:45 a.m.

Date: November 3-6, 2019
Location: Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel
999 9th Street NW
Washington, DC 20001

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Leaders & Learners: Investing in the Workforce of Tomorrow

Date: Dec. 4, 2019
Time: 11:30 – 2:00 p.m.
Location: Fairview Park Marriott
3111 Fairview Park Drive
Falls Church, VA 22042

On Wednesday, December 4, 2019 the Foundation for Fairfax County Public Schools will host “Leaders & Learners: Investing in the Workforce of Tomorrow.” The event celebrates successes in FCPS and its deep community connections, with a message from the Superintendent and teacher grant recipients, and a keynote address from Colonel Michael Greenberg, Garrison Commander at Ft. Belvoir. The Foundation will recognize the FCPS Champion, Boeing, as business partner of the year, and induct the first member into the FCPS Alumni Hall of Fame, Reggie Aggarwal, CEO of Cvent. Proceeds from the event support the Foundation's Teacher Grant program which funds work-based learning opportunities in the classroom for students. The luncheon will be held from 11:30 – 2:00 pm at the Fairview Park Marriott - tickets and sponsorship opportunities are available here.