Lt. Gen. Robert J. Skinner

Director of Defense Information Systems Agency

Commander of Joint Force Headquarters-Department of Defense Information Network

Event Details

Hyatt Regency Crystal City
2799 Richmond Hwy
Arlington, VA 22202

Thursday, May 11, 2023

6:00pm - 9:30pm


Civilian: Business/Cocktail
Military: Class A Service Uniform


This event is by invitation only. Sponsors receive tickets to attend. For more information on how to attend, please contact the AFCEA DC Events Team at

Event Overview

AFCEA Washington, DC's 16th Annual Military IT Leadership Awards will recognize outstanding officers and enlisted service members across each of the services and the joint community for their significant contribution to the warfighter using information technology. This event is a salute to our information technology warfighters for their service and dedication and recognizes the contributions and sacrifices they have made in defending our nation. The event, with approximately 240 military, civilian and industry members in attendance, will be held in-person on May 11, 2023.

Recognition will be given to 12 members (an enlisted and an officer stationed anywhere in the world) from each of the U.S. Armed Services — U.S. Air Force, U.S. Army, U.S. Coast Guard, U.S. Marine Corps, U.S. Navy, U.S. Space Force — who were nominated for their contributions in calendar year 2022. Four additional awards, two officers and two enlisted, will be presented to service members assigned to a joint billet during the time of their demonstrated leadership. Special consideration will be given for decisive bravery.