Cardillo to deliver keynote at Geo-Energy Summit
November 10, 2014
SPRINGFIELD, Virginia — Robert Cardillo, director, National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency, will provide the keynote address at the Geo-Energy Summit on Wednesday, Nov. 12, at 8:45 a.m. at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center’s Davidson Auditorium and Education Training Facility in Huntsville, Alabama.
Cardillo will discuss Huntsville’s innovative role in the geospatial industry and how open source and intelligence integration are key elements for the nation’s geospatial intelligence, energy sustainability and cyber defense.
Immediately following his remarks, Director Cardillo will be available for brief comments to media representatives at the NGA exhibit booth, located in space 17 in the Space V Museum.
Please contact Erica Fouché, NGA media relations, at firstname.lastname@example.org or 301.661.2675 for additional information. For more information about the Geo-Energy Summit, visit http://www.geohuntsville.com/.
The National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency delivers world-class geospatial intelligence, or GEOINT, that provides a decisive advantage to warfighters, policymakers, warfighters, intelligence professionals and first responders. Both an intelligence agency and combat support agency, NGA fulfills the president’s national security priorities in partnership with the intelligence community and the Department of Defense.
NGA also is the lead federal agency for GEOINT and manages a global consortium of more than 400 commercial and government relationships. NGA is headquartered in Springfield, Va., and has two major locations in St. Louis and Arnold, Mo. Hundreds of NGA employees serve on support teams at U.S. military, diplomatic and allied locations around the world.