June 24-25, 2021

Norfolk, Virginia

  2021 Navy Contracting Summit

You are invited to attend the

The $740 Billion 2021 National Defense Authorization Act is now law! Resulting in billions in new Pentagon and Navy Contracts. Get the latest information on these contracts. Meet key decision-makers. We have extended early registration - REGISTER BY 5PM FRIDAY! Space is very limited.


In its seventh year, the 2021 Navy Contracting Summit will be held at the Sheraton Norfolk Waterside. This Summit brings together Members of Congress, Pentagon Officials, Military Base Commanders, Contracting Officers, Contracting Experts, and Business Leaders nationwide. More than 400 Prime Contractors, Subcontractors, Military Officials, Contracting Officials, Financing Experts, and Defense Agencies from throughout the country registered for the 2019 Navy Contracting Summit.


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View the video summary of the 2019 Summit below:

The 2021 Navy Contracting Summit is designed as a hybrid event for both IN-PERSON and VIRTUAL attendance. Downloading the event app and setting up your attendee profile will allow you to view the Summit Agenda, view Speaker Presentations, Participate in Q&A and Polls, and Individually Connect with other In-Person and Virtual Attendees, Exhibitors, and Sponsors during the live event and for 3 months following the Summit.

Who's Attending: Leaders from U.S. Navy/Pentagon, U.S. Navy Commands, U.S. Navy Bases, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Bank of America, Fairlead, AECOM, Leidos, Collins, SAIC, Daimler, Deloitte, Jacobs, American Systems, Defense Acquisition University, Mantech, and many others.

At the 2021 Navy Contracting Summit, meet key decision-makers and get the latest information on:

  • Navy 2021 & 2022 Budgets

  • Navy Mission & Priorities for Weapons, Ships, Installations, Technology, Cybersecurity, Energy, Construction, Reconstruction, and more

  • Navy, USMC, USCG, and Department of Defense Contracting Priorities

  • New Contracting Opportunities for Prime Defense Contractors

  • New Contracting Opportunities for Defense Subcontractors, including Shipbuilding

  • OTA's & other Innovation Acquisition Strategies & Programs

  • New Navy Installation Resiliency Contracts

  • Public and Private Financing Sources

Multi-Event Discounts Are Also Available If You Sign Up Now As A Sponsor of the 2021 Air Force Contracting Summit (last week to do so), 2021 Southwest Defense Contracting Summit, and 2021 Navy Contracting Summit. Please contact us at: marketing@defenseleadershipforum.org


Early Business Attendee Rate: $595 (regular rate: $895)

Early VIP Business Attendee Rate: $695 (regular rate: $995)

Early Standard Table-Top Exhibit Rate: $1,800 (regular rate: $2,100)

Early Large Table-Top Exhibit Rate: $2,300 (regular rate: $2,600)

If you have any questions about our in-person registration and/or virtual registration packages, please email us at marketing@defenseleadershipforum.org or call us at (202) 552-0179.


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Event Location & Lodging

777 Waterside Drive

Norfolk, Virginia 23510

Phone: (757) 314-1157

Website: Sheraton Norfolk Waterside Hotel

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2021 Air Force Contracting Summit

February 8-9, 2021 in Destin-Miramar Beach, Florida


2021 Southwest Defense Contracting Summit

April 6-7, 2021 in San Antonio, Texas

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