Special Operations Summit

December 15 - 18, 2014

Hilton Tampa Downtown, Tampa, Florida

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 Kevin Forrest
Kevin Forrest
CV-22 Instructor Flight Engineer
71st Special Operations Squadron
LTC Peter Shull
LTC Peter Shull
Regimental Deputy Commander
75th Ranger Regiment, USASOC
Dr. Martin Irvine
Dr. Martin Irvine
Head, Maritime & Joint systems Department
Naval Surface Warfare Center
Colonel Imre Porkolab Ph.D
Colonel Imre Porkolab Ph.D
National Liaison Representative, Hungary
NATO Allied Command Transformation
RDML (Ret.) Thomas Brown II
RDML (Ret.) Thomas Brown II
Former Commander, Former SEAL
U.S. Special Operations Command SOUTH
 Rick Weaver
Rick Weaver
890th Engineer Battalion Commander
Camp Shelby Joint Forces Training Center
“Special operations forces exemplify the ethic of smart power -- fast and flexible, constantly adapting, learning new languages and cultures, dedicated to forming partnerships where we can work together,”Admiral William McRaven, Commander, U.S. Special Operations Command

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Special Operations Summit 2014:
Supporting a Stronger, Smarter, Changing Global SOF Community

The First Industry Update Since the USSOCOM Command Change!

SOF will play a crucial and expanding role in developing the capabilities of our international partners to thwart the spread of global terrorism and prevent hostilities from turning into major regional conflicts. With fewer conventional troops available and with help farther away commandos will need more effective intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and communications systems.

Now in its 7th year, Special Operations Summit is designed to provide a holistic overview of special operations advancements given the recent changes in Command and upcoming elections. This year's summit is built around a top to bottom outline of the special operations command structure and will focus on the overall mission goals directed to provide a holistic outlook for Special Operations, looking not just specifically at procurement. By providing insights from the various Special Operations Commands, attendees will be able to gain insights into the future roadmap of growing the global SOF network.

Join more than 250 fellow Special Operations professionals from over 80 different organizations to discuss and identify opportunities to strengthen local, regional, and global trust through interagency and partner cooperation.

New for 2014:

  • TSOC Panel Discussions and briefings from SORDAC
  • Keynote Presentation on Growing the Global SOF Network
  • Exhibit Hall representing capabilities critical to the SOF mission
  • International Representation to increase cross discussion participation
  • IDGA to donate to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation with every registration

For more information regarding Special Operations Week contact us by email at enquiry@iqpc.com or call 1-800-882-8684.

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Why attend?

  • The first meeting of the SOF Community since the SOCOM command change 
  • Network and exchange knowledge with Special Operations professionals
  • Meet distinguished military and government leaders, gain knowledge on how to address regional contingencies and threats to stability
  • Build new partnerships by attending our exclusive cocktail reception and networking breaks


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