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2013 Regional BDPA HSCC & TECH Summit
Career Opportunities & Disruptive Technologies

BDPA National Capital Region

Saturday, June 15, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (EDT)

2013 Regional BDPA HSCC & TECH Summit Career...

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For 2013 HSCC Training
BDPA-DC recurring payment plan for 2013 HSCC Training. Enrolled students--local/host BDPA Chapter only.
For VIPs, Members, Students, and
Invited Guests at Bowie State University

BDPA Members: Register here if your corporation is an event sponsor, you are attending as a Wounded Warrior, you are a panelist or presenter during Saturday's workshops at Bowie State University, you are a BDPA Member or Student Member, you are a member of an affiliate STEM non-profit organization, or currently serving as a local BDPA Chapter volunteer.

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For General Public
Not a member? Join today to exclusively receive ICT industry invitations and take full advantage of member discounts, programs, and services.
Ended $35.00 $0.00

We are unable to attend, but gladly will support our regional BDPA Computer Competition students and IT Showcase teams:
BDPA-DC is tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. For Tax Year 2013, electronic receipts emailed to address provided.


✔ Donations to local BDPA SITES programs may be made here through December 31st:

Donations shall be processed via PayPal, with either a credit card, debit card, or a PayPal account.

✔ A PayPal Account is not required:
This purchase or contribution will be processed via PayPal, with either a credit card, debit card, or a PayPal account.

There will be no refunds for cancellations made after June 14th, 2013. No more than 50% of pre-registration fees will be refunded after June 7th, 2013. Contact your local BDPA Chapter for alternative arrangements after above listed dates.
2013 Regional Symposium | Program Slide Decks & Quad Charts only   more info Ended $25.00 $0.00

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Event Details

2012 BDPA Regional Technology Conference


Theme: Career Opportunities & Disruptive Technologies
in a Post-Digital Era

BDPA's 2013 Regional Conference in the Washington, D.C. area is an annual venue co-hosted by regional HBCU/MIs with your Host Chapter for community Industry Days, Award Events, Regional IT Showcase (ITSC), BDPA's 
Advanced Program Briefing for Industry (APBI), and BDPA's Advanced Planning Briefing for Interns (APBi). 

This year, as a precursor to the National BDPA Technology Conference in Washington, D.C. this August, our speakers and panelists will address new industry challenges and workforce transformation opportunities. Regional workshops are designed to help members, students, and attendees prepare for new careers and how to take full advantage of the 35th Annual National BDPA Technology Conference, ICT industry workshops, career fairs, and key local networking event opportunities from August 13-17, 2013 at the Washington Hilton. 


Co-Sponsors for the 2013 Regional BDPA Technology Conference have new opportunities. See related career advertisements or articles in your June edition of  bdpatoday.




Updated Agenda:

Bowie State University | Department of Computer Science 

2013 Co-Sponsors  Best Buy and U.S. Navy

Bowie State University, Computer Science Building, Saturday, June 15th
14000 Jericho Park Road, Bowie, Maryland 20715-3319
Select here for a Campus Map

    • 8:30 am - Continental Breakfast and Professional Networking
      • Computer Science Building, Second Floor Conference Room
    • 9:00  am - Welcome Remarks, Bowie State University
                        Dr. Daryl Stone
    • 9:15  am - Opening Keynote Remarks and Q&A: 

      Rear Admiral Will Metts, US Navy
      National Security Agency (NSA) 

      Rear Admiral Metts is a native of Danville, Ga. He graduated from Savannah State University in 1985, receiving a Bachelor of Science degree in Electronics Engineering Technology and was commissioned via the Naval Reserve Officers Training Corps (NROTC.) 

      Rear Admiral Will Metts, U.S. NavyFollowing initial sea duty assignments, Metts transferred to the Naval Postgraduate School earning a Master of Science degree in Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (C4I). Metts was selected as a naval cryptologist (now Information Warfare [IW]) officer, and subsequently earned a Master of Arts degree in National Security Studies and Strategic Planning from the Naval War College. After very successful tours in Guam, on board the USS Harry Truman (CVN 75) with Carrier Group 2, with U.S. Pacific Command, and with U.S. Pacific Fleet, Metts reported to United States Cyber Command as Director of Intelligence. Metts was promoted to his current rank, July 1, 2011 and in August of the same year he reported to the National Security Agency (NSA) as Deputy Chief of Tailored Access Operations (TAO).

    • *** Rescheduled - High School Computer Competition (HSCC)
    • 9:30 am - Computer Science Department/Panel Discussion
      Career Opportunities and Disruptive Technologies in a Post-Digital Era
      Computer Science Building, Second Floor Conference Room
    • 10:00 am - Regional IT Showcase (ITSC) Preview
      • Computer Science Building, Second Floor Conference Room
    • 11:30  am - 1:00  pm - BDPA Members-only Briefings
    •  Networking Brunch, APBI, and Door Prizes
      *** IHOP of Bowie

Pre-registration is requested of VIPs, BDPA members, all students, parents, and attendees. Although most of our events are free and open to the public, employees of local chapter sponsors also are invited to attend and participate in a variety of workshops and industry-related community activities. Other host or regional chapter events are posted on your calendars at: www.bdpa.org.


Host Chapter Email:

Phone numbers for hospitality, and table-top exhibits
703.627.8257 -or- 240.463.6915

BDPA Washington, D.C. Chapter
611 Pennsylvania Avenue, S.E., #213
Washington, D.C., 20003-4303



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Have questions about 2013 Regional BDPA HSCC & TECH Summit Career Opportunities & Disruptive Technologies ? Contact BDPA National Capital Region

When & Where

14000 Jericho Park Road
Bowie, 20715

Saturday, June 15, 2013 from 9:00 AM to 11:30 AM (EDT)

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BDPA National Capital Region

BDPA's mission is to bridge cyber security,  information technology (IT) and telecommunications competency gaps in urban and underserved communities. Local chapter goals in the National Capital Region (NCR) are to provide technology and infocentric training programs with educational outreach services for professionals and youth in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area in direct support of technology inclusion (TECH-Inclusion)  initiatives and next-generation workforce (NGWF) development.

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2013 Regional BDPA HSCC & TECH Summit
Career Opportunities & Disruptive Technologies
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