Why Attend & Who Have Attended

Why Attend

� Attend visionary keynotes and insightful technical sessions
� Expand your view of what computing technology currently offers and where it is going
� Hear from government agencies, industry innovators, and academic pioneers
� Meet computer and application experts
� Network with peers from around the world

Who Should Attend

COM.* Conferences and summits focus on the latest computing technologies for multidisciplinary research and development that enables the exploration in related applicaitoin fileds. The conference provides a forum for researchers, decision-makers, developers, and application users to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, experiences and concerns in both computing and application fields. COM.* conferences and summits are the unique places where to exchange ideas and get informed about the latest technologies and achievements. Different professions and interests will gather together because of their relationship to both computing technologies and applicaiton fields.

Who Have Attended

Since 2010, COM.* Conferences have brought together representatives from such diverse government agencies, industrial companies, universities, and research organizations as:

Federal and local government agencies:

U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), U.S. Department Of Transportation (U.S. DOT), U.S. Department of Justices (U.S. DOJ), U.S. Federal Communications Commission (U.S. FCC), U.S. Department Of Defense (DOD), U.S. Department Of Energy (DOE), U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS), National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), U.S. Department Of the Interior (U.S. DOI), Federal Aviation Administration (FAA), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA, Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA), U.S. Census Bureau, National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA), U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, U.S. Air Force (USAF), U.S. Army Research Laboratory (ARL), U.S. Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), Small Business Administration (SBA), American Red Cross, US Forest Service (USFS), National Geographic Society, National Geodetic Survey, Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL), Sandia National Laboratories, Springfield City of Oregon, Fairfax county, and many more.

Industrial companies:

Microsoft, Oracle, Google, Nokia, ESRI, NVIDIA, GE, Autodesk, Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman, BAE Systems, ICF International, Booz Allen Hamilton, Michael Baker, NAVTEQ, MobileGIS, NTT Communications, Skyhook Wireless, Fugro EarthData, InfoConcept, ObjectVideo, Applied Science Associates, WeatherBug, Computech, Analytical Graphics, eSpatial, AIS, PRAEIS, Intelligent Automation, Telcordia Applied Research, Quova, GviTech,  1Spatial Group Limited, UniPortal LLC, BBN, Geoweb Forum, and many more.

Universities and research organizations:

Microsoft Research, Nokia Research, Harvard University, Stanford University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Columbia University, Purdue University, Duke University, University of Pennsylvania, George Washington University, University of Southern California (USC), UIUC, Washington University, San Diego Supercomputer Center (SDSC), OGC, U.S. Military Academy, RTI International, SRI International, University of Maryland, Penn State, GMU, University of Massachusetts, University of Wisconsin, Arizona State University, Virginia Tech, University of Waterloo, Indian Institute of Technology, University of Potsdam, Chinese Academy Of Sciences, University of Tokyo, Fondazione Graphitech, Korea Electronics Technology Institute, and many more.


USA, Canada, UK, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Greece, Austria, Ireland, Australia, Japan, South Korea, China, India, Malaysia, Brazil, Thailand, Mexico, etc.