The Washington DC area is home to the top Department of Defense contractors and subcontractors,  as well as many of the US's most strategic military bases.  The large number of government contractors and military professionals provides expertise for air, land, sea and space based operations for military, government and commercial customers around the world.  In addition, this region leads the way in advancing Government Infrastructure and National infrastructures including water supplies, roadways, airports, telecommunications, and utilities.  The DC community provides the framework for public improvement, global competitiveness, and national security. The Washington metro area is home to the highest concentration of Security Cleared Professionals in the United States. 

Virtually every US Military Engineering, Advanced Technology and Support System is touched by technology worked on in Washington DC.  Some of these include:  surveillance and reconnaissance satellite communications, synthetic aperture radar, aerospace design, laser direct manufacturing, simulation based design, air defense, munitions, combat vision, anti-armor systems, imaging and geospatial intelligence, modeling and simulation, signal processing, encryption, air traffic management, ground engineering support, air and space borne command and control, battlespace communications, sensors, optical fabrication, remote sensing, lasers, electro optical, rotary wing technology for airborne command & control, military air transport systems, unmanned aerial vehicle intelligence, thermal imaging, infrared, stealth, radar, RF, biotechnology, chemical warfare, and many others. 

Membership notification & support from the following Washington DC organizations:
Old Crows Association, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Armed Forces Communications and Electronics Association, Military Officers Association of America, IEEE, American Society of Mechanical Engineers, National Society of Black Engineers Region, Society of Women in Engineering, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, American Society Civil Engineers, Institute of Transportation Engineers, Institute of Industrial Engineers, Society of Manufacturing Engineers, American Ceramic Society, National Contract Management Association, Project Management Institute, International Society of Logistics, and the American
Society for Quality

Washington DC Area Contractors

The Boeing Company, Lockheed Martin, EDS, Honeywell AES, CSC, Advanced Technology Systems, Raytheon, BAE Systems, Jacobs Engineering, ITT Industries, Motorola, ORACLE, SAIC, Booz Allen Hamilton, Untied Defense, L-3 Communications, Unisys, Verizon Federal, Veridian, Northrop Grumman, General Dynamics, Milcom Systems, Dynamics Research Corporation, Anteon Corp., CACI International, Harris Corporation, DigitalNet, Battelle Memorial Institute, Tybrin Corp., Rockwell Collins, Scientific Research, and many others.