Regional Events

Northern Virginia Technology Council
Veterans & Military Business Council Networking Reception

Date: Sept. 11, 2019
7900 Tysons One Place, Suite 150
Tysons, Virginia 22102

The Northern Virginia Chamber’s Veteran & Military Business Council (VMBC) invites you to a networking reception on September 11th from 5pm to 7pm at the BNY Mellon’s Wealth Management Patio — 7900 Tysons One Place, Suite 150, Tysons, VA 22102. This reception will feature networking with fellow Veterans in business, as well as a brief keynote by ThunderCat Technology’s CEO Tom Deierlein, who is a Bronze Star and Purple Heart recipient, on “Leveraging Military Service for Business and Life Success”. This event is free of charge and open to anyone interested in attending. We welcome Veterans, Veteran family members, and Veteran supporters.

Learn more and register here.


Date: September 17, 2019
University of Virginia Darden School of Business Sands Family Grounds
1100 Wilson Boulevard, 30th Floor
Arlington, VA 22209

Katharine Abraham, Director of the Maryland Center for Economics and Policy, and a professor of Survey Methodology and Economics at the University of Maryland, joins the Data Science for the Public Good Distinguished Speaker Series in September. Dr. Abraham was Commissioner of the Bureau of Labor Statistics from 1993–2001 and a member of the Council of Economic Advisers from 2011–2013.

Additional information can be found online by clicking here.

Bringing it All Together: Putting an Integrated Security Plan in Place for your Event

Date: September 26-27, 2019
Virginia Tech Executive Briefing Center
900 N Glebe Rd, 2nd floor
Arlington, VA 22203

Utilizing cutting-edge technology and gaming tactics, this capstone course will lead participants through an interactive simulation of an event situation. Capitalizing on Virginia Tech's Integrate Security Education and Research Center, participants will work with cybersecurity, analytics and technology experts to plan, execute and evaluate a simulated integrated security event as it happens. The capstone will focus on the role of each team member in minimizing risk, protecting client safety and ensuring the security of event goers as well as mitigating liability to the event professional and their business.

Learn more and register here.