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Industry Week in Review
– December 14, 2018

Industry Week in Review – December 14, 2018 Summary President Trump reverses course and tells Defense Secretary Jim Mattis to submit a $750 billion budget proposal.  The decision over whether the Space Force will be a sixth branch of the military has been decided.  In...

Nazeem Ahmed
December 17, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– December 07, 2018

Industry Week in Review – December 07, 2018 Summary Elon Musk’s SpaceX successfully launched its 19th rocket for 2018, striving to make space exploration more cost effective. CIA CIO John Edwards emphasized the importance of an efficient, data-centric workforce. The DoD and GSA announced that...

KDC
December 11, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– November 30, 2018

Industry Week in Review – November 30, 2018 Summary A little over a year after its $30.0 billion acquisition of Rockwell Collins, United Technologies Corporation (“UTC”) announced a decision to break itself up to focus on pure, aerospace opportunities.   In other A&D news, German armored...

KDC
December 03, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– November 23, 2018

Industry Week in Review – November 23, 2018 Summary India is expected to finalize its agreement with Russia to purchase S-400 air-defense missile systems for over $5 billion.  Moreover, the United States sold more than $900 million worth of missiles to Japan and NATO’s Support...

KDC
November 26, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– November 16, 2018

Industry Week in Review – November 16, 2018 Summary International and domestic defense spending continues to increase as Australia has chosen General Atomics Aeronautical Solutions to provide its next remotely piloted aircraft and the Pentagon has amended its F-35 contract vehicle to allow block purchases. ...

KDC
November 19, 2018

Industry Week in Review
– November 09, 2018

Industry Week in Review – November 9, 2018 Summary Democrats recaptured the House of Representatives, while Republicans expanded their majority in the Senate in the mid-term elections. Bombardier sells of its Q-series turboprop passenger business unit to Viking Air amid its restructuring. Various corporations and...

KDC
November 12, 2018

KippsDeSanto Events


KippsDeSanto maintains extensive relationships in all facets of the aerospace / defense and technology industries we serve, including current and former senior government officials, industry executives and technology thought leaders. Our goal is to connect leaders and decision-makers in an effort to facilitate the growth of value and attainment of strategic objectives. We regularly sponsor, participate in and host private events to facilitate this networking.

KippsDeSanto events are invitation only and CXO only. Please contact Tená Veney (tveney@kippsdesanto.com) if you are interested in attending future events.

April 24, 2018

Using M&A to Succeed to Today’s GovCon Market

Professional Services Council Annual Conference, The Greenbriar

Speakers/Headliners
Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDesanto & Co.; Gail Bassin, Co-CEO/Board Chairperson; JBS International; Nick Veasey, Principal, Director of M&A, Booz Allen; Peter Clyne, Sr. Vice President, Corporate Development, Leidos; Greg Baroni, Chairman & CEO, Attain, LLC

April 24, 2018

2018 BIG CYBER GROWTH SUMMIT

The Hyatt Regency -Crystal City, VA

Speakers/Headliners
Anup Ghosh, Founder & CEO, Invincea; Jonathan Aberman, Host, What's Working in Washington; Steve Smoot, General Partner, Lavrock Ventures; Steven Chen, Principal, BluVentures; Jennifer Thornton, Greater Washington Partnership; Kevin DeSanto, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; Tom Weithman, Managing Director, CIT GAP Funds; John Funge, Chief Product Officer, DataTribe; Aaron Higbee, Co-Founder, PhishMe; Andy Jones, Managing Director, Maryland Venture Fund; Bob Sweeney, Strategic Partnerships, American University

April 18, 2018

Northern Virginia Chamber GovCon Symposium M&A Panel

Hilton McLean, Tysons Corner

Speakers/Headliners
Jennifer Felix, SVP & CFO, Vencore; Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; George Wilson, CEO & President, ECS Federal; Frank Finelli, Managing Director, The Carlyle Group

March 14, 2018

GovCon Market Update – WashingtonExec

Tower Club, Tysons Corner, VA

Speakers/Headliners
Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; Stephen Vather, Executive Director, Corporate Development and M&A ManTech Corporation

January 19, 2018

WashingtonExec Market Outlook 2018 Breakfast

Attain Office – Tysons Corner, VA

Speakers/Headliners
Bob Kipps, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.

November 03, 2017

Wharton Aerospace 2017- “SASC: Restoring American Power”

Philadelphia, PA

Speakers/Headliners
Karl Schmidt, Managing Director, KippsDeSanto & Co.; Michael Strianese, CEO, L3 Technologies, Inc.

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