As the nation’s largest intelligence event, GEOINT 2012 promises another agenda packed with important keynote speakers, insightful panel discussions and interesting breakout sessions.
Herndon, Virginia (PRWEB) August 28, 2012
The United States Geospatial Intelligence Foundation (USGIF) ends its advance registration rates August 31 for the GEOINT 2012 Symposium. As the nation’s largest intelligence event, GEOINT 2012 promises another agenda packed with important keynote speakers, insightful panel discussions and interesting breakout sessions. To register for the GEOINT 2012 Symposium, please visit http://GEOINT2012.com/registration.
The Foundation is also offering a 30% full-symposium rate reduction, as compared to last year, for government employees and active-duty military service members. Given budget constraints, USGIF wanted to provide those attendees with a reduced rate of $499. By taking advantage of advance rates, USGIF is also providing the defense, intelligence and homeland security communities with an affordable way to attend GEOINT 2012. Registrations are also available for academia, young professionals, and a one-day expo-only pass.
The GEOINT 2012 Symposium takes place October 8-11 at the Gaylord Palms in Orlando, FL. This year’s theme is “Creating the Innovation Advantage.” Confirmed keynotes include the Honorable James R. Clapper Jr., Director of National Intelligence (DNI); Ms. Letitia A. Long, Director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency; Air Chief Marshal Sir Stuart Peach, Commander, Joint Forces Command, U.K. MoD; Congressman C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger, United States House of Representatives, Maryland’s 2nd District; LTG Michael T. Flynn, U.S. Army, Director, Defense Intelligence Agency; and GEN Keith B. Alexander, U.S. Army, Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service (NSA/CSS) and Commander, United States Cyber Command (USCYBERCOM).
Along with these invaluable keynote speakers, GEOINT 2012 offers panels and breakout tracks on activity based intelligence, international disasters, young professionals and the converged future of GEOINT, securing industry secrets, inter-agency GEOINT, service branch intel and much more.
Last year more than 4,400 total attendees came to hear speakers discuss multi-INT topics and see the latest technologies from over 250 exhibitors in 100,000 square feet of displays. GEOINT 2011 broke all previous attendance records and further solidified the annual GEOINT Symposium as the nation’s largest intelligence event of the year.
More information about the GEOINT 2012 Symposium is available at http://www.GEOINT2012.com. Follow the symposium on Twitter @GEOINTsymposium and Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/GEOINT-Symposium/134531016232.
USGIF is a non-profit educational foundation dedicated to promoting the geospatial intelligence tradecraft and developing a stronger GEOINT Community with government, industry, academia, professional organizations and individuals whose mission is the development and application of geospatial intelligence to address national security challenges. For more information, please visit http://www.USGIF.org