Operation SOFtalk

Just Confirmed! Country music artist, Rodney Atkins, will be performing live at Operation SOFtalk!

New in 2017, in lieu of the gala, NDIA will be hosting Operation SOFtalk, a networking reception Wednesday evening, from 6:00pm – 8:30pm at the historic Ritz Ybor. This event is a great opportunity for attendees to engage with USSOCOM in an informal environment. This includes access to some of USSOCOM’s senior leaders and acquisition, technology, and logistics experts to further discussions outside the conference. Hors devours and a beer/wine bar will be included in the purchase of your ticket. Casual attire is encouraged. Tickets are limited so purchase early before it sells out! Tickets are currently sold out.

Click here to view Operation SOFtalk Sponsorship Opportunities. Packages range from $40,000 - $10,000. Tickets to the event are included with most sponsorship opportunities.

4th Annual Industry Gives Back Raffle Sponsored by ITility

This year's raffle will be co-located with Operation SOFtalk. All proceeds from the raffle will benefit the Special Operations Warrior Foundation. The drawing will be held at Operation SOFtalk on Wednesday, May 17th. You do not need to be present to win. Prizes will include a White House Humidor donated by AmeriPack, a wooden flag 100% handmade by American Veterans donated by Flags of Valor, a choice of firearm from GLOCK donated by GLOCK, a rifle donated by Tier 1 Group, and the Survival Kit 200 from Woolpower.

Raffle tickets are $20/ticket and can be purchased through the SOFIC registration website. Click on "Register" on the top menu bar. 

To make a donation directly to the Special Operations Warrior Foundation, without purchasing raffle tickets, please make your donation by clicking here.

If your company is interested in donating a prize for the raffle, please contact Sophie Barrett with ITility, sophie.barrett@itility.com