Stirling’s Business Development Manager, Ron Stiles dropped into the SOFIC (Special Forces Industry Conference) 2017 yesterday, which is being held at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa Florida.
SOFIC, an annual four-day event, kicked-off earlier in the week and provides a forum for military, including partner nations, government, academia, and industry stakeholders to network and discuss how to best support global SOF in today’s environment. A collaboration between the U.S. Special Operations Command (SOCOM) and the National Defense Industry Association, SOFIC is expected to host more than 400 companies from all around the world. This year’s conference theme is “Win-Transform-People”.
The event provides Stirling with the unique networking opportunity as the SOFIC is one of the largest conferences and expositions of its kind with over 11000 defence industry professionals gathered under one roof. Participants are offered detailed insights and tips on how to do business with the U.S. Special Operations Command and information on what capabilities are most desired by the community.