Young Professionals Program

GEOINT 2017 Symposium Golden Ticket

The application deadline for the golden ticket program has already occurred. Applicants will be notified on March 27.

Each year, USGIF and its Young Professionals Group offers young professionals the opportunity to apply for free registration and a special young professional program at the Symposium.

The Foundation selects up to 25 individuals to participate. The program includes private networking events, luncheons with government seniors, and admission to the chairman’s reception among other opportunities.

The GEOINT 2016 Golden Ticket Winners were:

Discounted Registration

Young Professionals pay a reduced fee for a full-symposium pass, which includes 4 days of keynotes, panels, breakout tracks, access to the exhibit hall, and all the networking events.

Registration opens mid February

Who is the YPG?

Developed in 2009 by young professionals, the USGIF Young Professionals Group (YPG) serves to unite junior GEOINT professionals within the Defense, Intelligence, and Homeland Security Communities or those with less than five years experience within the community. This group offers events and programs that parallel the Foundation’s mission of advancing the geospatial intelligence tradecraft by utilizing the unique dynamics of our young professional membership and their needs.

YPG