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2021 ONR Mantech Meetings

Feb. 8-9 CVN 78 Virtual Meeting
Feb. 9-10 VCS/CLB Virtual Meeting
Mar. 24-26 DDG 51 Virtual Meeting
Apr. 14-15 FFG(X) Marinette, WI
Apr. 20-21 JSF Santa Barbara, CA
Jun. 9-10 VCS/CLB Bethesda, MD
Jul. 12-16 DMC Orlando, FL
Aug. 10-11 CVN 78 Quonset Point, RI
Aug. 11-12 VCS/CLB Quonset Point, RI
Oct. 12-13 DDG 51 Pascagoula, MS
Nov. 3-4 FFG(X) Charleston, SC

ONR ManTech meetings are put on by the Navy’s Centers of Excellence and may not be open to the public.

Date: April 19-30, 2021

Location: Virtual

The CORROSION 2021 Virtual Conference & Expo will now take place April 19-30, 2021

Offering dynamic programming, an expanded virtual exhibit hall, and essential networking opportunities featuring AI-technology, this new format will facilitate valuable connections in 2021!

Sea Air Space 2021

Date: August 1-4, 2021

Location: Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center
Fort Washington, MD 20745

From their website: “Sea-Air-Space brings the U.S. defense industry and key military decision-makers together for three days of informative educational sessions, important policy discussions and a dynamic exhibit hall floor.

Owned and produced by the Navy League of the United States, Sea-Air-Space attracts maritime leaders from sea services around the globe.”


In Person Dates: September 21-23, 2021

From their website: “MegaRust is conducted annually to provide a consolidated focus on Navy corrosion issues. Corrosion is a major factor in the readiness and total ownership cost of naval systems and this conference is intended to provide updated information on programs, policies, standards and Fleet experience related to corrosion and to promote discussion and sharing of information on technologies and strategies for controlling corrosion.

The conference provides an impartial forum for dialogue between government and commercial organizations, and providers of coatings and corrosion control products, processes, technologies and solutions. Participants include representatives from military, industry, and government organizations involved with research and development, design, engineering, construction, maintenance, modernization and operation of naval systems that are potentially affected by corrosion. The conference covers all segments of the naval services including sea, air, Marine Corps, vehicles, and facilities.”


Date: October 25 – 29, 2021

Location: Providence, RI

From their website: “The mission of the Society is to advance the art, science and practice of naval architecture, marine engineering, ocean engineering and other marine-related professions through:

  • the global exchange of knowledge and ideas relative to the marine industry
  • education in engineering as it relates to the marine industry
  • encouraging and sponsoring research and development in naval architecture, marine engineering, ocean engineering and other marine fields.”

Defense Manufacturing Conference 2021/ PMMC 2021

In Person Dates: December 13-16, 2021

Location: Denver, CO

From their website: “DMC is the nation’s annual forum for enhancing and leveraging the efforts of engineers, managers, technology leaders, scientists, and policy makers across the defense manufacturing industrial base. Leaders and manufacturing subject matter experts from government, industry, and academia exchange information and perspectives on defense manufacturing policies, strategic direction, best practices, funding opportunities, and the latest manufacturing innovations that will benefit our warfighters.

Attendees range from CEO- and Flag Officer/SES-level to working-level manufacturing-oriented engineers, scientists, and business practice/policy makers and include technology implementers, system designers and representatives of the warfighters. Typical attendance is over 1000, primarily government and industry participant with a smaller complement from academia.

The DMC Conference agenda, registration, and lodging information will be posted on this website. The expanded Exhibit Hall will include all the leading organizations from the DMC community. We are looking forward to seeing you in 2021!”

International WorkBoat Show 2021

Dates: December 1-3, 2021

Location: New Orleans, LA

From their website: “Produced by the same team as WorkBoat Magazine and WorkBoat.com, The International WorkBoat Show is a trade-only conference and expo for commercial vessel owners, operators and builders as well as the vendors and suppliers that serve them.”