Tech Showcase West

About Tech Showcase West

Join us for this two-day event! USGIF offers a great opportunity to see the unique work of industry and NGA in St. Louis.

Click the registration button below to register for one or both days.

USGIF Technology Cluster Forum

Oct. 17 | 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.
USGIF Technology Cluster Forum
T-REX, 911 Washington Ave, St. Louis, MO

Join us Tuesday, Oct. 17, at T-REX in downtown St. Louis for an unclassified day of conversations about innovation and benefits of public-private partnerships. St. Louis has a history of innovation both inside and outside of NGA. Hear from a variety of speakers from the GEOINT Community and commercial world discuss new ideas, concepts, and dramatic leaps rather than more traditional, incremental steps forward.


1000-1015 – Welcome: USGIF Technical Committee

1015-1045 – NGA Senior Keynote

1045-1130 – Panel: Innovation, Processes, Frameworks

1130-1200 – Flash Talks: Accenture, Ball Aerospace, and Boundless

1200-1300 – Lunch, Networking, and St. Louis Area University Presentations

1300-1330 – Flash Talks: Esri, General Dynamics, and OGSystems

1330-1415 – St. Louis Innovation with Launch Code and T-REX

1415-1445 – Networking Coffee Break

1445-1515 – St. Louis GEOINT Career Pipeline with NGA, Project Connect, and the USGIF St. Louis Area Working Group

1515-1600 – Technology Solution Acceleration: Next NGA West Campus Update and Industry Needs with Sue Pollmann and Julia Collins

1600-1800 – Reception and St. Louis Area University Presentations

Agenda is tentative and subject to change

NGA Tech Showcase West

Oct. 18 | 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
NGA Tech Showcase West
NGA Campus West, 3200 South Second St, St. Louis, MO

USGIF is excited to offer USGIF Members and the GEOINT Community a first-hand look at the work of analysts at NGA’s campus in St. Louis. This classified day will begin with an update of the new campus construction and a high-level discussion about current challenges and business opportunities. Afterward, attendees will be able to go through the building to learn about the work of NGA employees, see their challenges, and talk with them about solutions. The day will conclude with a reception at Anheuser-Busch.

NGA Tech Showcase West (Oct. 18) requires a TS//SI/TK clearance. Clearances must be passed no later than Oct. 11. Registration for this day closes Oct. 11.

Registration Fees

Oct. 17 Oct. 18 Both Days
USGIF Individual Member $125 $175 $300
Non-Members $200 $250 $450
Government/Military $0 $0 $0

Click the register button to register for one or both days.

Registration for NGA Tech Showcase West (Oct. 18) will close on Oct. 11.

Hotel Information

USGIF has reserved a block of rooms at the The Magnolia Hotel, located at 421 N 8th St, St. Louis, MO. The room rate is $179+ applicable taxes. You may reserve a room here or by calling the hotel directly at (866) 912-1039 and mentioning the USGIF block.

*Hotel reservations must be received by Sept. 28 or until the block is full.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in sponsoring at Tech Showcase West? Download the sponsorship application to see various options.

The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency’s involvement in this event does not imply endorsement of USGIF by the United States Government.