Regional Events

Northern Virginia Technology Council
2016 Tech Trends Conference
Presented by the Professional Services Council (PSC)

Date: Setpember 21, 2016
Time:8:30 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Location: Clarendon Ballroom
3185 Wilson Blvd.
Arlington, VA 22201

The PSC Tech Trends Conference is a great opportunity to hear directly from senior government officials and engage on the top IT issues facing the federal government. At this unique half day conference, you’ll be the first to hear the results of PSC’s extensive survey of federal IT and cybersecurity leaders and gain valuable insights on how to help the government deliver more effective mission results through technology adoption. During the course of the event you will:

  • Gain insights on federal IT and cybersecurity priorities—hearing first-hand from government IT leaders
  • Position your company by being the first to hear the findings and results of the PSC/Grant Thornton 2016 Annual CIO Survey
  • Share ideas and engage on issues and opportunities for government adoption of innovative solutions and commercial best practices
  • For more information and to register, click here.

    Women Building Bio: XX Factor
    Presented by Virginia Bio

    Date: Sept. 29, 2016
    Time: 9:00 a.m. – 7 p.m.
    Location: Inova Center for Personalized Health
    3225 Gallows Rd.
    Fairfax, VA 22037

    For the first time ever in Virginia, women of the bioscience community statewide will gather and lead this full-day event focused on working together to build stronger and better research, companies, institutions, networks, teams and individuals. For men and women across the state and BioHealth Capital Region!

    Speakers and panels will share strategies for successful collaborations in research and commercialization, leadership development in the ever changing workforce, building effective and efficient professional networks, identifying sources of funding and capital and cutting edge research and commercialization. Breakouts, panel discussions, structured breaks and a capstone networking reception will provide generous opportunity to make new acquaintances, explore collaborations and renew existing ties.

    Click here for event information and to register.

    Virginia’s 10th Congressional District Debate: Comstock vs. Bennett
    Presented by Loudoun County Chamber

    Date: Oct. 6, 2016
    Time: 8:00 a.m. – 10 a.m.
    Location: The National Conference Center
    18980 Upper Belmont Place
    Landsdowne, VA 20176

    The exciting 10th Congressional District race outcome may decide which party controls U.S. House of Representatives in 2017. All eyes will be on the crucial electoral battleground of Loudoun County, as the two major party contenders in this year’s 10th Congressional District contest square off in a live debate on October 6th in Lansdowne, Va.

    Republican Barbara Comstock and Democrat Luann Bennett will appear before an audience of regional business, government and community leaders in this special Loudoun County Chamber 2016 PolicyMaker Series event.

    The Loudoun County Chamber is presenting this debate in partnership with the Northern Virginia Technology Council and the Greater Reston, Dulles Regional and Prince William County chambers of commerce. Facing a panel of Loudoun business leaders, the Congressional candidates will answer questions about their positions on critical business, economic, and quality of life issues.

    The event is open to the public. Register here.