Why Attend

Infograph showing attendee and exhibiting numbers for 2019 


Listen to speakers from top USSOCOM leadership and engage in discussions and Q&A sessions with USSOCOM’s Component Commanders, Program Executive Officers, and various acquisition experts across the Command.

Infograph showing countries represented from 2018 attendance


SOFIC provides the perfect opportunity to network with defense industry professionals, USSOCOM leadership, and government attendees. Spend the week catching up with old colleagues, retired SOF leaders, and meeting new contacts. 

SOFIC attendee registration numbers from 2016-2019

*2016 and 2018 Conference years included CAPEX Demo & ISOF

  Image of 2019 SOFIC Attendee Profile pie chart, with 1% Academia, 48% Industry, 8% Government, and 42% USSOCOM.           Image of 2019 SOFIC Attendee Profile pie chart, with 1% Academia, 45% USSOCOM, 11% Small Business, 23% Government, and 21% Industry.    

Exhibition, Innovation & Small Business

View the latest in SOF equipment and capabilities while visiting more than 400 exhibiting companies in the exhibit hall. Take part in an informal exchange with experts from the TILO, Small Business Innovation Research Office Contracting, and many more.

Infograph showing exhibitor product categories for 2019