Career Expo and Display Opportunities

Career Expo

WID is pleased to announce its second Career Expo, held during the 2018 Women In Defense National Conference. Intended to expose attendees to the wide range of defense and national security careers of today, participants have the unique opportunity to partake in a career “exploration” throughout the National Conference, with dedicated time to speak with displayers during extended breaks. More than just a traditional “job fair” WID is creating an opportunity for participants to discover the rich diversity of career paths in the defense and national security communities by engaging with representatives and with each other. Resume experts will be on hand to assist with resume review, and complimentary headshots will be offered. 

Confirmed displayers include:

  • Applied Research Associates, Inc.
  • BAE Systems, Inc.
  • Belcan
  • Bloomberg Government
  • CAE USA Inc.
  • CALIBRE Systems, Inc.
  • Cambridge International Systems, Inc.
  • Day & Zimmermann
  • Deloitte
  • Elbit Systems of America
  • General Dynamics Mission Systems
  • Leonardo DRS 
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Naval History and Heritage Command
  • NDIA STEM Internship Program
  • Radiant Solutions
  • RAND Corporation
  • Raytheon Company
  • Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • Strategic Professional Resources, Inc.
  • Systems & Technology Research
  • Systems Planning and Analysis, Inc.
  • Thales Defense & Security, Inc.
  • Unanet
  • Your Next Jump
  • More to be announced!

Display Opportunities

Spread the word about your organization to National Conference attendees as a displayer at the Career Expo. Displayers will receive a 6 foot skirted table top space in a high-traffic area and two full-day conference registrations. Display time runs from the start of the conference through the afternoon coffee break, and displays must be staffed during the conference breaks.

The cost for a display at the Career Expo is $1,500. Signup deadline for inclusion in printed conference materials is May 24, 2018.

Please contact Elizabeth Richards,, to secure your spot today!