WEST 2022 Sponsorship and Branding Opportunities

AFCEA and the U.S. Naval Institute have developed an enhanced sponsorship program for WEST 2022 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 and Advertising Opportunities. Branding Opportunities will be available soon.

The deadline to be included in sponsor signage is Friday, January 21st.

Special Events

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AFCEA San Diego Golf Tournament

The AFCEA San Diego Chapter, in conjunction with WEST 2022, is sponsoring a golf tournament at the private Troon golf property, Lomas Santa Fe Country Club on Monday, February 14th. Fall in love with this classic William Bell golf course with beautiful conditions and great ocean views. Funds raised through this event will benefit the Chapters' STEM Scholarship Funds. More information and online registration are available.

DON Forum for SBIR/STTR Transitions (FST)

The Department of the Navy’s SBIR/STTR Transition Program (STP) assists small businesses by identifying commercialization opportunities and promoting their technology across Acquisition and S&T communities within the DoD, U.S. Government, and industry. STP will be showcasing Navy SBIR Innovative Technologies at FST at WEST 2022. Several demos will be presented on Friday, February 18th in the FST Booth #1709, view the FST Demo Schedule to learn more about the Navy SBIR Innovative Technologies that FST is bringing to the Navy.

Navy Information Warfare Engagement Zone

Now and expanded in its 3rd year in the pavilion is the IW engagement zone. Situated right in the middle of the action in the IW pavilion, the engagement zone gives attendees the opportunity to informally meet with more than two dozen program managers, business portfolio managers and subject matter experts from multiple IW commands for short blocks of time. The full schedule can be found here. No appointments necessary.

Printable Engagement Zone Schedule.

San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC) Breakfast

The San Diego Military Advisory Council is holding their signature monthly breakfast in conjunction with WEST 2022 on Friday, February 18th at 7:30 a.m. in Hall D. Separate registration is required. Advance tickets can be purchased online during WEST registration or directly at www.sdmac.org.

Date, Time and Location:
Friday, February 18, 2022
7:30 a.m.
Keynote Area, Exhibit Hall D, San Diego Convention Center

Women in AFCEA Appreciation Reception

Join Women in AFCEA for our annual Women’s Appreciation Event. All are invited to join Women in AFCEA for drinks and light refreshments while networking with senior leaders in the Sea Services information technology, C4 and cyber community. This year the theme of the event is Women in the Coast Guard, and RDML Carola List, USCG, Assistant Commandant for Engineering & Logistics (CG-4), will give a keynote speech on her personal career journey with insights on the Coast Guard. The event will conclude with the presentation of the AFCEA women's appreciation awards. Please join us – everyone is welcome!

Date, Time and Location:
Thursday, February 17, 2022
4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
Hall D, San Diego Convention Center

Open to all registered WEST attendees with conference badge. No separate registration necessary.

Brought to you by:

Platinum Sponsor

Platinum Sponsor

Individual Sponsor

Cynthia Pacheco

Full details on the AFCEA Women’s Appreciation Event and keynote speaker.

Read more about Women in AFCEA.