Advanced Concepts and Technologies International, L.L.C. (ACT I), an industry-leading provider of Total Acquisition Management and Foreign Military Sales (FMS) solutions, participated in the National Defense Industrial Association’s (NDIA) 9th Defense Industrial Discussions (DID) on May 11th and 12th, 2017.
In collaboration with the Society of Japanese Aerospace Companies (SJAC) and Japanese Aerospace Defense Industry (JADI), the NDIA-SJAC and JADI DID was the 9th in a continuing, annual series. The DID was held at NDIA Headquarters in Arlington, Virginia, and was attended by more than 35 senior government and industry leaders from the U.S. and Japan. The goal of the event was to exchange information and ideas regarding defense cooperation policies and practices for national security of both the U.S. and Japan.
ACT I CEO, Mr. Michael Niggel, participated as a guest speaker at the event addressing the ever-growing concern for cyber security across the Department of Defense, as well as ACT I’s efforts in providing cyber support. Mr. Niggel’s presentation identified a number of working cyber protection initiatives, most notably a program called CyberPatriots, which is aimed at middle and high school students to help build their cyber threat awareness and spark their interest in creating innovative solutions to tackle cyber problems.
About ACT I
ACT I is an ISO 9001:2008 certified small business delivering mission-critical Total Acquisition Management solutions to customers across the globe. We are retained by the U.S. Department of Defense, Federal Agencies and allied partners to support their most complex programs in the areas of Acquisition Strategy, Program Management, Engineering, Logistics, Financial Management, Security and Cyber, Contract Negotiation Support, and Security Cooperation and Assistance services. ACT I was selected as prime contractor for the following GSA contracts: OASIS Small Business Pool 1, Professional Services Schedule, and IT Schedule 70. For more information, visit our website at www.act-i.com and follow us on Twitter @ ACT_I_LLC.