Thank you for supporting BlueTech Expo 2018!

IOSTIA and Sea Technology Magazine were honored to bring the inaugural BlueTech Expo to Washington, D.C. We succeeded in our goal to promote ocean "blue" technology and innovation. This exciting program returns, June 4th, 2019, to join the annual Capitol Hill Ocean Week (CHOW) in promoting our oceans! 


Event Schedule

Who Should Attend

Industry professionals, government employees and the public are welcome to attend.  Exhibitors showcase their technology solutions, services and customer success stores to members of congress, staff, and key federal agency decision makers.  Federal workers from all relevant agencies are invited to attend and visit the exhibiting companies.

The B2G networking social is a widely-attended event allowing industry professionals to meet and establish contacts with agencies, procurement offices and staff.  Beverages and hors d'ouevres are served.  Registration is required.

Exhibition -  Register for Exhibits
BlueTech Expo was held on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC on June 4th, 2018.  The technology exhibition portion of the event was held in the Rayburn House Office Building Foyer and co-sponsored by the House Oceans Caucus.  The exhibits opened at 10:00 a.m. and closed at 3:00 p.m.  The exhibition portion of BlueTech Expo is free to attend.

B2G Networking Social 

The BlueTech Expo B2G networking function was held on the Senate side of Capitol Hill on the 9th floor of the Hart Senate Office building from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.


Registration is required for the B2G networking social function.  Government employees may attend with their official credentials.  Industry attendees must be an IOSTIA member.  Your individual membership is activated when you register for BlueTech Expo.



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Honorary co-host:  House Oceans Caucus

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