Gabby Giffords and Mark Kelly to Deliver Keynote at ACQUIRE 2016

(VIENNA, VA, March 8, 2016)-1105 Media, Inc. is excited to announce that Gabrielle "Gabby" Giffords, former Arizona Congresswoman, and Mark Kelly, retired astronaut and U.S. Navy Captain, will deliver a keynote address at the ACQUIRE Conference & Expo on June 9, 2016 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.

Distinguished public servants and models of dedication and resilience, Gabby Giffords and Mark Kelly represent the very essence of American heroism. Kelly flew 39 combat missions over Iraq and Kuwait during the first Gulf War, spent over 50 days in orbit and served as the commander of Space Shuttle Endeavour on its final flight. The youngest woman ever elected to the Arizona State Senate, Giffords represented her community in the Arizona Legislature from 2000-2005, and then in Congress from 2006-2012, consistently ranking as one of the most centrist legislators in Congress.


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2016 Federal 100 Award Winners Announced

FCW, published by 1105 Media, Inc., is pleased to announce the winners of the 27th annual Federal 100 Awards.

Vienna, VA (PRWEB) February 11, 2016 FCW, published by 1105 Media, Inc., is pleased to announce the winners of the 27th annual Federal 100 Awards.

The Federal 100 Awards are presented to government, industry and academic leaders who have gone above and beyond to make a real difference in the way technology was bought, managed and used in the federal IT community. Honorees will be celebrated at the Federal 100 Gala on April 7th at the Marriott Marquis in Washington, DC. The complete list of the 2016 winners can be found at


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1105 Media Inc.’s ACQUIRE Show Announces Training Lineup Featuring Government Agencies

(VIENNA, VA, February 10, 2016)— 1105 Media, Inc. is pleased to announce the preliminary training lineup for the ACQUIRE show, a new two-day educational event and tradeshow for government and military professionals looking to deliver on their agencies’ missions.

The following government agencies will offer training and contract education: Army CHESS, Department of Homeland Security, General Services Administration, NASA SEWP, NIH-NITAAC and Department of State. The following organizations have also been approved for classroom training:  Adobe, Management Concepts, TwentyEighty Strategy Execution and Xerox.


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Evening Event at WEST 2016 “Network-Centric Warfare: Next Steps Toward Achieving the Vision”


Evening Event at WEST 2016 “Network-Centric Warfare: Next Steps Toward Achieving the

February 16, 2016, Tuesday
4:30PM – 7:50PM


San Diego Convention Center
Room 6A
111 W Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101


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Network-Centric Warfare: Next Steps Toward Achieving the Vision Event Speakers Confirmed

(VIENNA, VA., February 9, 2016)— 1105 Public Sector Media Group and technical partner Booz Allen Hamilton are pleased to announce the event speakers for ‘Network-Centric Warfare: Next Steps Toward Achieving The Vision’ occurring on February 16. This event is co-located with WEST 2016—co-sponsored by AFCEA International and the U.S. Naval Institute, and will take place at the San Diego Convention Center in San Diego, California.

Speakers include keynote Rear Admiral David H. Lewis, Commander, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR), U.S. Navy; Bill Bonwit, Department Head for the Command and Control (C2) SPAWAR, Systems Center Pacific (SSC Pacific); Greg Shaffer, Assistant Chief Engineer, Mission Engineering, National Competency Lead ISR/IO, SPAWAR; and Steve Soules and Greg Wenzel, C4ISR experts from Booz Allen Hamilton. Speakers will discuss the current vision of network-centric warfare and steps the Department and Navy/Marine Corps can take to achieve it.


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TDWI Launches New Web Property

Upside features timely and actionable information on how to transform data.

TDWI, a division of 1105 Media, Inc., has launched a new online media property, Upside. The site delivers daily information and insight about how to transform data into intelligence, insight, and impact within any enterprise.


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The Next Wave of Digital Government | BMC Exchange Event Announces Speakers

(VIENNA, VA., January 28, 2016)— 1105 Public Sector Media Group and BMC are pleased to announce the 5th annual BMC Exchange to be held on February 2nd, ‘Digital Enterprise Management – IT Solutions To Make Digital Government Fast, Seamless, and Optimized.

Announced speakers include award-winning journalist, director and author of The Perfect Storm and War, Sebastian Junger as the keynote, Dr. David Bray, CIO of the Federal Communications Commission and Richard McKinney, CIO of the Department of Transportation. 


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Environmental Protection 2015 New Product Of The Year

EP Salutes Winners in 2015 New Product of the Year Contest

The website's annual contest attracted entries in nine categories, including health & safety/cleanup, water, wastewater, software/SaaS, and air quality & climate.

DALLAS, Jan. 25, 2016 – Six companies, including multiple-category winners ParkUSA and New Pig Corp., were recognized today for winning Environmental Protection's annual New Product of the Year contest. The contest attracted product entries in nine award categories, with an independent panel of three highly qualified judges choosing the winners.

"Our 2015 contest attracted high-quality, innovative entries in every category, which is one more encouraging sign that the environmental marketplace is dynamic and growing. The competition was strong this year in categories such as health & safety/cleanup and wastewater," Editorial Director Jerry Laws said. "I congratulate all of the entrants on their fine work and thank them for participating. We hope they'll enter our 2016 contest, as well."


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Insider Insight

Insider Insight: 7 Top Trends from CES 2016

Every January, the International Consumer Electronics Show (CES) brings entrepreneurs, manufacturers, retailers and techies to Las Vegas to see the latest gadgets and innovations from big companies and tech startups.

Rajeev Kapur, a member of Young Presidents’ Organization (YPO) since 2007,  hosted an exclusive networking event for 90 business leaders from around the world during CES 2016, featuring discussions with Consumer Electronics Association Chairman Daniel Pidgeon (a YPO member in Dallas), Atom Factory CEO Troy Carter (a YPO member in Los Angeles), and John Shalam, founder of Audiovox Corp.

From innovations in robotics, televisions, cars and more, Kapur, CEO of 1105 Media, shares his top eight insights from the 2016 conference.


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Aquire Conference and Tradeshow

ACQUIRE Show Registration Opens

(VIENNA, VA, January 15, 2016)— Registration is now open for ACQUIRE 2016, a new educational conference and tradeshow for government acquisition and management professionals, taking place June 8-9 in Washington, D.C.  

Produced by the same editorial teams behind the FCW, GCN, Washington Technology, Defense Systems and Federal Soup media brands, this event will feature a variety of training courses from a diverse range of government agencies, impactful keynotes, an exhibit hall packed with vendors—plus educational clinics on the show floor, book signings and more.  ACQUIRE also includes the Happy Fed pavilion that is dedicated to helping federal employees achieve a balanced, fulfilled and happy work life.

Attendees can register at


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