Tag Archives: Tampa
SOF Week 2023 A Huge Success !
SOF Week 2023 closed on 11 My, 2023 and I can only describe it as a huge success. This event sponsored by USSOCOM brings to Tampa, FL a gathering of the global SOF Community and its Industry partners in a … Continue reading
SOF WEEK OPENS IN TAMPA
USSOCOM has been engaging with their defense sector business partners at an annual conference held in Tampa, home for USSCOM headquarters, for well over ten years. In 2021, USSOCOM expand the event to a broader convention for the entire SOF … Continue reading
Scenes From SOFIC 2022
SOFIC 2022 SOFIC is an annual exhibition held in Tampa, where USSOCOM is headquartered. It’s a global event brought to Tampa by NDIA, USSOCOM and a defense sector composed of small and global companies.
2022 SOFIC | Save the Date
Save the Date Join USSOCOM and NDIA, in person for the first time in three years, for the 2022 Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC), being held May 16 – 19, 2022. SOFIC is the single most important opportunity for … Continue reading
2022 SOFIC – Advertising & Sponsorships Now Available!
Special Operations Forces Industry Conference May 16 – 19, 2022 Tampa Convention Center 2022 SOFIC Exhibit Space is sold out, however, companies do not need to be an exhibitor to sponsor or advertise. Sponsorships Get your brand noticed! Exciting sponsorships … Continue reading
CASA UBA CIGARS
CASA UBA CIGARS has an excellent inventory of some fine smokes. The owners support military and veterans by offering a mil/vet discount on bundle orders. Check them out. Casa UBA Cigars, LLC 3304 W Columbus Dr C, Tampa, FL 33607 … Continue reading
Tampa Bay is a “No Drone Zone” During Super Bowl LV
Tampa Bay is a “No Drone Zone” During Super Bowl LV TAMPA, Fla., – Raymond James Stadium in Tampa is a “No Drone Zone” for Super Bowl LV on Feb. 7, 2021. Drones also are prohibited around the Tampa Riverwalk … Continue reading
Shooters World’s Two New Locations Earn NSSF Five-Star Ratings
For immediate release | October 22, 2019 NEWTOWN, Conn. — The National Shooting Sports Foundation®(NSSF®), the trade association for the firearms industry, is pleased to announce that it has awarded its highest Five-Star rating for range excellence to both of … Continue reading
Special Operations Forces Industry Conference Kicks Off at the Tampa Convention Center
SOFIC is a collaborative effort between NDIA and USSOCOM. It is the premier, special operations centric conference in the world.
Special Operations Force Industry Conference (SOFIC) 2017
I’m just getting back from another outstanding SOFIC Conference in Tampa, Fl. This coming week, I’ll be updating readers on what the SOF Community is up to, what their needs are going forward along with a 30,000 foot look at … Continue reading
2017 SOFIC Innovation Showcase
Dates: May 15-18, 2017 Location: Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, FL 2017 SOFIC is looking for Innovators! NDIA is offering entrepreneurs the opportunity to present their innovative products, ideas and services at the 2017 SOFIC Innovation Showcase. Selected companies will be … Continue reading
ISOF CAPABILITIES DEMONSTRATION SOFIC 2016
The SOFIC 2016 International Special Operation Forces (ISOF) Capabilities Demonstration is one of the many highlights of this year’s SOFIC conference held annually in The City of Tampa. The ISOF Demonstration is conducted every other year and draws huge crowds … Continue reading
SOFIC 2016 Kicks Off Tuesday In Tampa
2016 SOFIC (Special Operations Forces Industry Conference) will be held May 23–26, 2016 at the Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, FL. This year’s conference theme, “Evolving the Network to Counter Emerging Threats,” reflects the enduring vision of a global Special Operations … Continue reading
AFCEA: Global Identity Summit Kicks-Off In Tampa
The march to implement biometric technologies in national security and at the enterprise continues. In two short years, consumers will see biometrics playing a major role in access control both at the physical and logical level. Modalities like fingerprints, iris, … Continue reading
Greetings From SOFIC 2013 In Tampa
This week begins our coverage of the Special Operating Force Industry Conference. For the next three days we’ll be giving you a peek of the tools of the trade available to our Special Forces. The SOF warrior sculpture was a … Continue reading
Yet Another True Story…
The upcoming RNC in Tampa has generated a great deal of energy and enthusiasm. This morning found me sitting in the Patio at Panera’s having a cup of coffee. My table was at the corner of Swann Ave. and Howard. The light … Continue reading
First Pictures From Tampa As RNC Get’s Ready To Rumble!
A Collage Of Day One At SOFIC 2012…
SOFIC 2012 / ISOF 2012 Day Two
Black Hawk infiltrates team to destroy a barge with C4 charges…
SOFIC 2012 / ISOF 2012 Day Two
International Special Operating Force put on an excellent demonstration simulating an assault on several key targets in the channel between Davis Island and Harbour Island. More to come…
SOFIC 2012 and ISOF 2012 Kicks Off In Tampa, FL
NDIA’s SOFIC 2012 and ISOF 2012 kicked off today, at Tampa’s Convention Center, for what is sure to be another great conference. Representatives from the Defense Industry, and members of the Special Operating Force Community were on had to exchange … Continue reading
Diving Officer Make Your Depth 65 Feet – Raising #2 Periscope – No Shadows, No Shadows, Scope Breaking, Scope Out.
Just got back from a great two weeks so there’s quite a bit to talk about. One of those, was SOFIC 2011; it was outstanding and gets better year-over-year. However, before I set the pencil to paper, I would like to thank the … Continue reading