Washington, DC
July 18 – 20, 2017


Founding Principal Sponsor

Headquartered in Bethesda, Maryland, Lockheed Martin is a global security and aerospace company that employs approximately 98,000 people worldwide and is principally engaged in the research, design, development, manufacture, integration and sustainment of advanced technology systems, products and services.


Principal Sponsor

Over the past century, generations of talented Boeing employees helped build the world’s largest aerospace company—and shaped the course of history along the way. The Boeing Vision is an expression of our company’s purpose and values, designed to inspire and focus all employees on a shared future and to reaffirm that, together, we can meet the challenges that lie ahead.


Principal Sponsor

Northrop Grumman is an American global security company providing government and commercial customers an extraordinary portfolio of capabilities and technologies for applications from undersea to outer space and into cyberspace. With over 65,000 employees in more than 25 countries, Northrop Grumman develops and maintains some of the most technologically sophisticated products and services in the world.



Shell is an integrated energy company that aims to meet the world’s growing demand for energy in ways that are economically, environmentally and socially responsible. Shell is a global group of energy and petrochemical companies whose operations are divided into four businesses: Upstream, Integrated Gas and New Energies, Downstream, and Projects & Technology.

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