WEST 2021 Sponsorship and Branding Opportunities


AFCEA and the U.S. Naval Institute have developed an enhanced sponsorship program for WEST 2021 that will offer maximum visibility to those who participate! What better way to make sure you stand out and increase your exposure than at this foremost event in which industry leaders can learn about military requirements and connect with decision makers and operators, where senior military and government officials can gain feedback from sea service warfighters, and where industry thought leaders will discuss and demonstrate sea service solutions? Sponsorship opportunities are offered at a several investment levels, ensuring your ability to participate.

Browse available options below, or jump to specific categories: Patron Packages, Individual Sponsorships, Advertising Opportunities, Branding Opportunities.

Tuesday, February 16, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

    Speaker(s)
    Keynote (invited)
    TBD To Be Determined
    Tracks:

      Tuesday, February 16, 9:15 AM - 5:00 PM

      Tuesday, February 16, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

        Speaker(s)
        Moderator (confirmed)
        ADM Scott H. Swift, USN (Ret.)
        Former Commander
        U.S. Pacific Fleet (2015-2018)
        Panelist (invited)
        VADM Daryl L. Caudle, USN
        Commander, Naval Submarine Forces; Commander, Submarine Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet;
        Commander, Allied Submarine Command
        Panelist (invited)
        LtGen Lewis A. Craparotta, USMC
        Commanding General
        I Marine Expeditionary Force
        Panelist (invited)
        VADM Roy L. Kitchener, USN
        Nominated as next Commander, Naval Air Forces/Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet
        Panelist (invited)
        RADM Kenneth R. Whitesell, USN
        Commander, Naval Air Forces/Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet
        Tracks:

          Tuesday, February 16, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

            Speaker(s)
            Keynote (invited)
            The Hon. Kenneth Braithwaite
            Secretary of the Navy
            Tracks:

              Tuesday, February 16, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

                Speaker(s)
                Moderator (confirmed)
                LtGen Robert Walsh, USMC (Ret.)
                Former Deputy Commandant for Combat Development and Integration and Commanding General of the Marine Corps Combat Development Command
                Panelist (invited)
                VADM James Kilby, USN
                Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Warfighting Requirements and Capabilities, N9, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
                Panelist (invited)
                LtGen Eric Smith, USMC
                Deputy Commandant for Combat Development and Integration and Commanding General of the Marine Corps Combat Development Command
                Tracks:

                  Wednesday, February 17, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

                    Speaker(s)
                    Keynote (invited)
                    The Hon. Ellen M. Lord
                    Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment
                    Tracks:

                      Wednesday, February 17, 9:15 AM - 4:30 PM

                      Wednesday, February 17, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

                        Speaker(s)
                        Moderator (confirmed)
                        VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.)
                        CEO
                        U.S. Naval Institute
                        Panelist (invited)
                        The Hon. James Geurts, USN
                        Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development and Acquisition
                        Tracks:

                          Wednesday, February 17, 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

                            Speaker(s)
                            Keynote (invited)
                            ADM Philip Davidson, USN
                            Commander, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command
                            Tracks:

                              Wednesday, February 17, 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

                                Speaker(s)
                                Moderator (confirmed)
                                LtGen Robert M. Shea, USMC (Ret.) (Confirmed)
                                President and CEO
                                AFCEA International
                                Panelist (confirmed)
                                RADM David M. Dermanelian, USCG
                                Assistant Commandant, Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Technology and
                                Commander, U.S. Coast Guard Cyber Command
                                Panelist (invited)
                                LtGen Loretta E. Reynolds, USMC
                                Deputy Commandant of Information, U.S. Marine Corps
                                Panelist (invited)
                                VADM Jeffrey Trussler, USN
                                Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare/Director of Naval Intelligence
                                Tracks:

                                  Thursday, February 18, 8:30 AM - 9:30 AM

                                    Speaker(s)
                                    Keynote (confirmed)
                                    ADM Christopher W. Grady, USN
                                    Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces
                                    Tracks:

                                      Thursday, February 18, 9:30 AM - 2:00 PM

                                      Thursday, February 18, 10:15 AM - 11:15 AM

                                        Speaker(s)
                                        Moderator (confirmed)
                                        Dr. Kathleen Hicks
                                        Senior Vice President; Henry A. Kissinger Chair; Director, International Security Program
                                        Center for Strategic & International Studies
                                        Panelist (invited)
                                        The Hon. James Inhofe
                                        Senator for Oklahoma, Chair, Senate Committee on Armed Services
                                        Panelist (invited)
                                        The Hon. Jack Reed
                                        Senator for Rhode Island, Ranking Member, Senate Committee on Armed Services
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                                          Thursday, February 18, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM

                                            Speaker(s)
                                            Moderator (confirmed)
                                            The Hon. Robert O. Work
                                            former Deputy Secretary of Defense, U.S. Department of Defense (2014-2017)
                                            Keynote (invited)
                                            Gen David H. Berger, USMC
                                            Commandant, U.S. Marine Corps
                                            Keynote (invited)
                                            ADM Michael M. Gilday, USN
                                            Chief of Naval Operations
                                            Speaker (invited)
                                            ADM Karl L. Schultz, USCG
                                            Commandant, U.S. Coast Guard
                                            Tracks: