The 2012 conference will be the first to highlight the Unconventional and Emerging Armament sessions.
Seattle, Washington (PRWEB) April 02, 2012
The 2012 Joint Armaments Conference for Small Arms, Gun and Missile, and Unconventional and Emerging Armament (U&EA) Systems, presented by National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) will be held at the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, Washington from May 14-17, 2012.
The theme of the joint conference is “21st Century Weapon Systems - Providing the Right Response.”
The purpose of the Joint Armaments Conference is to bring together the complete government and industry community to participate in presentations and exhibits representing activities supporting the evolving requirements, technologies, systems and ongoing production.
In addition, poster sessions continue to grow in interest and will be expanded to supplement the oral presentations. Tutorial sessions addressing key topics of interest in requirements, acquisition, ITAR, program management, etc., will be expanded to reflect attendee interest. The joint conference will also include a firing demonstration.
The 2012 conference will be the first to highlight the Unconventional and Emerging Armament sessions. The Unconventional and Emerging Armaments (U&EA) Committee is an important addition to the Armaments Division. This committee is focused on emerging systems, technologies and supporting related capability presentations that utilize target defeat mechanisms or are enabled by capabilities to defeat, disable, or disrupt the threat.
NDIA's Armaments Division Committee's focus themes are:
- Small Arms Systems: Technology and Systems Sustaining and Evolving Small Arms Capability
- Gun and Missile Systems: Force and Weapon Sustainment for a Flexible Theater Environment
- Unconventional and Emerging Armaments: Emerging Capabilities and Systems
The National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) is America’s leading Defense Industry association promoting national security. NDIA provides a legal and ethical forum for the exchange of information between Industry and Government on National Security issues. NDIA members foster the development of the most innovative and superior equipment, training and support for warfighters and first responders through our divisions, local chapters, affiliated associations and events.