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National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Track

Tuesday, September 28, 2021

- CDT
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency Overview and Welcome Message
David Grover
David Grover
NGA, Lead Innovation Outreach Officer

Get orientated with the National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency. Capital Factory invites you to learn how industry and government collide and provide decisive advantages to warfighters through geospatial intelligence.

- CDT
NGA Keynote: Technology Focus Areas and Industry Engagement
Phil Chudoba
Phil Chudoba
NGA, Associate Director for Capabilities

Capital Factory is over the moon about Phil Chudoba, Associate Director for Capabilities at NGA. Phil will introduce NGA's Moonshot Labs: modern, high-tech spaces specializing in geospatial technology. What are NGA's mission imperatives and how can you get involved in these initiatives? Find out with Phil.

- CDT
NGA Industry Engagement Pipeline Process
Rick Myllenbeck
Rick Myllenbeck
NGA, Industry Engagement Advisor

How can you accelerate through the NGA industry pipeline? Rick Myllenbeck will brief you on the need-to-knows of industry engagement with NGA. Capital Factory invites you to learn how businesses, both big and small, play important roles in improving NGA's capability to support the national interest.

Rick Myllenbeck serves as the Industry Engagement Advisor within the Office of the Component Acquisition Executive at NGA, where he oversees the agency’s interaction with technical commercial solution providers.

- CDT
NGA Small Business Initiatives
Dale Rainey
Dale Rainey
NGA, Director, Office of Small Business Programs

Small businesses? Actually . . . a pretty big deal. Dale Rainey, Director for the Office of Small Business Programs at NGA, will brief you on NGA's priorities and key processes in support of smaller-sized ventures. Don't miss out on how small business are contributing far beyond the sum of their parts to geospatial intelligence.

Dale Rainey is the Director for the Office of Small Business Programs for NGA.  As the Director, Mr. Rainey is responsible for promoting the use of small, small disadvantaged, HUBZONE, women-owned (small), service disabled veteran owned businesses, historically black colleges / universities and minority institutions within NGA. Additionally, he is part of acquisition planning to ensure small businesses are provided an equitable opportunity for prime and subcontracting opportunities.

- CDT
NGA Accelerator
Christine Woodard
Christine Woodard
NGA, STL Ecosystem Engagement Lead

NGA's satellites aren't just in space. Join Christine Woodard, NGA's St. Louis Area Ecosystem Lead, for a brief on the St. Louis Area Geospatial Innovation Ecosystem and exciting commercial outreach initiatives. Capital Factory wants YOU to learn how NGA is fostering the GEOINT ecosystem in the St. Louis Area and beyond.