WARRIOR WEST 2020: READINESS IN THE AGE OF INNOVATION CANCELED
WARRIOR WEST 2020: READINESS IN THE AGE OF INNOVATION CANCELED
WARRIOR EXPO WEST HAS BEEN CANCELED.
Warrior Expo WEST equips the modern warfighter with innovative solutions that optimize performance and improve readiness while increasing lethality and survivability. With hundreds of leading industry suppliers and more than 3,000 vetted attendees, it’s far more than a simple trade show—it’s the defense industry’s one-stop-shop for industry networking, training and product demonstrations.
Warrior WEST is open exclusively to active duty military*, federal, state and local government agencies, law enforcement, and first responders. Military and government attendees must present official government-issued identification.
*Registration is not open to retired military or the general public.
WARRIOR WEST: READINESS IN THE AGE OF INNOVATION
San Diego Convention Center
Wednesday, April 1
0900 – 1000: Keynote Speaker | Announcement coming soon! San Diego Convention Center, Second Floor Sails Pavilion
1000 – 1630: Warrior Expo Open to Attendees
1900 – 2300: Warrior Bash | Customer Reception Hard Rock Hotel: 207 Fifth Ave, San Diego, CA 92101
Thursday, April 2
0900 – 1530: Warrior Expo Open to Attendees
San Diego Convention Center, Second Floor Sails Pavilion
Training Never Stops
Whether you’re a Program Manager, Procurement Specialist, or end user, the key to success is staying ahead of the curve through training and continuing education.
Our training courses cut out irrelevant details and are delivered by experts who have firsthand experience.
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Stop the Bleed
Stop the Bleed is a course designed to educate the public on how to effectively reduce blood loss in an injured patient. Phokus Research Group will cover: identifying different types of bleeding, methods to control bleeds, and how to treat the patient post bleeding control. Any and all skill levels are welcome.
FMT Tactical Athlete Medic Certification
This course introduces the concept of movement therapy and performance enhancement to create simple and effective non-opioid musculoskeletal treatment and selfcare programs for the tactical athlete. Musculoskeletal injuries are one of the leading causes of non-combat related injuries within the Department of Defense. This course is a new paradigm for decreasing Return-to-Duty timelines and increasing force readiness with each athlete and command.
Recent crises all have one thing in common: equipment was needed and FAST! (Equipment that the DoD, military and federal agencies wouldn't otherwise have.) From Government-Wide Acquisition Contracts (GWAC) and service-specific contracts to tailored solutions, learn how ADS leverages agile and flexible procurement solutions to meet your needs in a time of crisis.
There is no charge or admission fee for this event. You should seek guidance from your designated agency ethics official (DAEO) as to whether your attendance to this event is permitted under your agency’s widely attended gathering (WAG) rule and obtain any determinations required by such rule or other applicable regulations.
Download the Widely Attended Gathering (WAG) letter to highlight the benefits of Warrior. To assist your ethics official in determining if this event qualifies as a WAG, we have provided answers to several key questions:
How many anticipated attendees and from which sectors are they?
More than 6,000 invitations will be distributed to individuals from Government, private industry, non-profit organizations, and the media. We anticipate approximately 2,500 attendees with approximately 60% from the Department of Defense, federal, state and local government agencies, 35% from private industry and 5% from other groups, such as allied international governments, non-profit organizations and media.
Is this event in the interest of the agency because it will further agency programs and operations?
For more than a decade, the purpose of Warrior has been to showcase the latest industry-leading equipment and services solutions to end users, program managers and procurement specialists that are designed to help them meet their operational requirements as efficiently and cost-effectively as possible. This event also provides quality training and education in both structured classroom environments and open area training and demonstrations. These hands-on and classroom learning opportunities focus on topics related to readiness, health, technology, procurement, professional and personal growth. Classes are led by industry professionals, contacted instructors, or ADS staff. To find out more information regarding instructors, please visit Warrior Expo.
Will individuals in attendance represent a range of persons interested in a given matter?
The event is structured to represent a broad scope of industry and Government-specific exhibits, educational sessions and demonstrations related to operational equipment, logistics and mission support. We have invited more than 300 key exhibitors from the industrial and manufacturing base that have developed the latest technology to address warfighter capabilities and requirements. Solution categories range from operational clothing and individual equipment (OCIE), C4ISR, medical and expeditionary operations, to unmanned systems technology and special missions such as explosive ordnance disposal (EOD).
Members of DOD, Federal, state and local agencies, first responders, U.S. allied foreign military organizations and government defense contractors will have the opportunity to exchange ideas, as well as hear from, ask questions and be educated by subject matter experts about the latest advancements in operational equipment, logistics support and procurement strategies to support their mission requirements.
ADS Inc. provides innovative and cost-effective solutions for our customers’ equipment, procurement, and logistics challenges. As the #2 DLA supplier, #28 Federal Government Contractor, and #32 GSA Contractor, we leverage our diverse supplier relationships to source and integrate a total solution that is on time and on target, every time. With more than 50K products and 3K suppliers, we are known for collaborating with defense industry suppliers to design custom solutions to problems.
WARRIOR EXPO WEST 2020
Join ADS in San Diego, CA April 1-2 to experience innovative solutions from industry-leading suppliers that optimize performance and improve readiness while increasing lethality and survivability.
Over a quarter of our employees are Veterans. We have first-hand knowledge of the challenges you face and how important it is to be available and responsive when you need us.
Not only is ADS headquartered in a military town, but most of our staff have a military family. Because of that, customer satisfaction feels personal. That’s why we are committed to doing what we say we’re going to do.
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We understand you have a choice when deciding where to buy what you need. Our goal is to provide service that is second-to-none—so you don’t think twice about calling us first.
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We will only commit when we are 100% confident we can follow through. This means, we'll provide a quote only if we know we can meet your time constraints.
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