Innovation and Opportunity Conference



The IOC is pleased to offer in-person attendees the opportunity to meet in a roundtable setting with representatives of participating large corporations/primes.  Learn about their company, upcoming areas of focus that may be a match for your innovative small business and how best to start and build a relationship that may lead to collaboration and contracts. 

Participating Corporations:

Ball Aerospace
At Ball Aerospace, they pioneer discoveries that enable their customers to perform beyond expectation and protect what matters most. They create innovative space solutions, enable more accurate weather forecasts, drive insightful observations of our planet, deliver actionable data and intelligence, and ensure those who defend our freedom go forward bravely and return home safely. Ball is proud to help customers Go Beyond.®

Booz Allen Hamilton
Booz Allen Hamilton helps public and private sector clients defense their enterprises against today’s most sophisticated threats. That’s why they’re ranked #1 for professional security services in North America (Frost & Sullivan). Working with civilian agencies, defense agencies, and commercial enterprises, their cybersecurity consulting professionals are trusted to protect the world’s most critical missions and sensitive data – including securing 80 percent of .gov networks through their work on the DHS CDM program.

Lockheed Martin
Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company designs, develops, tests, manufactures, and operates technology systems for space flight systems. Its products include human space flight systems, remote sensing, navigation, meteorological and communications satellites and instruments, space observatories and interplanetary spacecraft and missile defense systems.

Sierra Nevada Corporation
Sierra Nevada Corporation is a trusted leader in engineering answers to the world’s toughest challenges, delivering customer-focused technologies and best-of-breed integrations in aerospace and defense.

Teledyne Brown Engineering
Teledyne Brown Engineering has a rich and successful history of providing full lifecycle solutions for both Government and Commercial programs for over 65 years. Teledyne provides a full-spectrum systems engineering, integration, manufacturing, and lifecycle sustainment solutions to the marine, aviation, aerospace, defense, energy and environment markets.

As the first high-technology firm established in Huntsville Alabama to assist Wernher von Braun and his rocket team in developing the Redstone Rocket, they’ve built on their heritage as an industry leader in engineered systems and advanced manufacturing, supporting essentially every major U.S. space initiative, beginning with Jupiter and extending through the Space Shuttle, International Space Station, Constellation, Space Launch System and Gateway.

United Launch Alliance
With more than a century of combined heritage, United Launch Alliance is the nation’s most experienced and reliable launch service provider. ULA has successfully launched more than 120 rockets taking satellites to orbit that provide critical capabilities for troops in the field, aid meteorologists in tracking severe weather, enable personal device-based GPS navigation and unlock the mysteries of our solar system.

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Registration for both Federal One-on-One Meetings and Corporate Roundtables is open. Upon registering for the event, you will receive a confirmation email which will have the links to schedule your sessions.