FOR 2017, DEF IS HEADING TO AUSTIN, TX!
The DEF leadership team is proud to announce that the 2017 annual conference will be held at the University of Texas at Austin from September 14th-17th! Austin sits at the intersection of defense and innovation, and we can think of no better place to convene 150 of the brightest and most creative minds. Will you be there?
50% OF STARTUPS FAIL WITHIN 5 YEARS
Achieving this 5 year milestone is beyond important - it's celebration worthy. DEF has thrived thanks to our passionate members like you!
Since inception, DEF has grown far beyond what the founding team ever expected or imagined. As a startup social enterprise, we're incredibly excited to celebrate this milestone and the impact that DEF has had in national security. We're changing the culture and disrupting the bureaucracy. Join us in Austin in September!
More details coming soon!
THANK YOU to our SPONSORS
Thanks to the incredible support from the Clements Center for National Security, this year's annual conference is shaping up to be better than ever. We're incredibly proud to partner with the Clements Center to host this year's annual conference.
Interested in sponsoring DEF? Contact us and we'll send you a copy of our prospectus to begin creating a tailored package.