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.


VADM Kelly Aeschbach, USN
Naval Information Forces
The Hon. Lloyd J. Austin, III
Secretary of Defense
Department of Defense


Gen David H. Berger, USMC
U.S. Marine Corps
Douglas C. Blake, Ph.D.
Acting Executive Director & Head, Aviation Force Projection and Integrated Defense Department
Office of Naval Research
Josh Brodbent
Senior Public Sector Security Director
Anthony Buono
Sales Director
Owl Cyber Defense


VADM Carl P. Chebi, USN
Naval Air Systems Command
VADM Scott D. Conn, USN
nominated as next Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Warfighting Requirements and Capabilities, N9
Office of the Chief of Naval Operations
VADM Brad Cooper, USN
Commander, United States Naval Forces, Central Command,
Commander, FIFTH Fleet and Commander, Combined Maritime Forces
Rick Cordaro
Vice President for Advanced Product Solutions
Lockheed Martin
VADM Randy B. Crites, USN
Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Integration of Capabilities and Resources, N8
Office of the Chief of Naval Operations


The Hon. Carlos Del Toro
Secretary of the Navy
Department of Defense
RADM David M. Dermanelian, USCG
Assistant Commandant
Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Technology
Michael Donovan
Technical Director, Federal
VADM David A. Dunaway, USN (Ret.)
Former Commander, Naval Air Systems Command (2012-2015)
VADM Daniel W. Dwyer, USN
Commander, SECOND Fleet and
Commander, Joint Forces Command Norfolk


Andy Earle
Security Solutions Architect
MFGS, Inc.


RDML Mark J. Fedor, USCG
Assistant Commandant for Resources and Chief Financial Officer
U.S. Coast Guard


CAPT George Galdorisi, USN (Ret.)
Director, Strategic Assessments and Technical Futures
Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific
VADM William Galinis, USN
Naval Sea Systems Command
ADM Michael M. Gilday, USN
Chief of Naval Operations
U.S. Navy
LtGen Matthew G. Glavy, USMC
Deputy Commandant for Information
Headquarters, U.S. Marine Corps
ADM Jonathan W. Greenert, USN (Ret.)
Former Chief of Naval Operations
Department of Defense


ADM Harry B. Harris Jr., USN
Former Commander
U.S. Pacific Command
Maj Steven D. Harvey, USMC
Director, NavalX SoCal Tech Bridge, Director, Centers for Adaptive Warfghting-West, Director, Installation neXt-West
Marine Corps Installations West
LtGen Karsten S. Heckl, USMC
Commanding General, Marine Corps Combat Development Command and
Deputy Commandant for Combat Development and Integration
VADM William Houston, USN
Commander, Naval Submarine Forces, Commander, Submarine Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet and
Commander, Allied Submarine Command
Stephanie Hutch
Makai Defense


Carly Jackson
SES, Chief Technology Officer
RDML Chad L. Jacoby, USCG
Director of Acquisition programs & Program Executive Officer
United States Coast Guard


VADM Roy L. Kitchener, USN
Commander, Naval Surface Forces and
Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet


Ryan Luckay
Senior Manager
Representative Elaine Luria (D-VA)
Vice Chair, House Armed Services Committee and
Member, Seapower and Projection Forces Subcommittee


LtGen Christopher Mahoney, USMC
Deputy Commandant for Programs and Resources
Headquarters, Marine Corps
VADM Michael F. McAllister, USCG
Commander, Pacific Area and
Commander, Coast Guard Defense Force West
Marlin McFate
Public Sector CTO
Riverbed Technology, Inc.
ADM William F. Moran, USN (Ret.)
Former Vice Chief of Naval Operations
Jake Munroe
Senior Product Marketing Manager
Recorded Future
VADM Ross A. Myers, USN
Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command and
Commander, U.S. TENTH Fleet


Marcus Neal
Director of Sustainment


Kasey Ortoski
Deputy Director of Mission Operations
Jacobs Engineering


ADM Sam Paparo, USN
U.S. Pacific Fleet
BGen Arthur J. Pasagian, USMC
Marine Corps Systems Command


Steve Riley
Field CTO


ADM Karl L. Schultz, USCG
U.S. Coast Guard
LtGen Robert M. Shea, USMC (Ret.)
President & CEO
AFCEA International
Peter Shin
Canvass Labs, Inc.
RADM Douglas Small, USN
Naval Information Warfare Systems Command
LtGen George W. Smith, Jr., USMC
Commanding General
I Marine Expeditionary Force
Stephen Spry
Chief Technology Officer & Vice President
Spry Squared
ADM Scott H. Swift, USN (Ret.)
former Commander
U.S. Pacific Fleet (2015-2018)


CAPT (Ret.) Sam J. Tangredi, USN, Ph.D.
Professor and Leidos Chair of Future Warfare Studies
U.S. Naval War College
VADM Jeffrey E. Trussler, USN
Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare and
Director of Naval Intelligence


Jason Weaver
Chief Solutions Officer
SkyePoint Decisions, Inc.
Andrew Whelchel
Senior Solution Engineer
VADM Kenneth R. Whitesell, USN
Commander, Naval Air Forces and
Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet
ADM James A. Winnefeld Jr., USN (Ret.)
former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
The Hon. Robert O. Work
Former Deputy Secretary of Defense
Department of Defense
Ray Wulff
Industry Lead for Global Defense and Intelligence Programs
Karl Wunderlich, Ph.D.
Director, Surface Transportation Systems
Noblis, Inc.