You’re registered to attend Warrior Expo WEST, now what? This blog has all the basic show info you’ll need for next week so that you can “Expo Like an Expert!”

Dates & Hours

Tuesday, May 14

  • 0730 – 0830: Registration Opens
  • 0830 – 1630: Warrior Expo Open to Attendees
  • 0900 – 1500: Educational Courses
  • 2000 – 2300: Warrior Bash Reception

Wednesday, May 15

  • 0830 – 0930: Registration Opens
  • 0930 – 1530: Warrior Expo Open to Attendees
  • 1000 – 1100: Celebrity Meet & Greet with Special Guest Tim Kennedy
  • 1130 – 1430: Educational Courses
  • San Diego Convention Center—Sails Pavilion (2nd Floor)
  • 111 W Harbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92101

Educational Courses

If you signed up for a training course, here are the class times and topics. All courses are held in classroom 5B at the SDCC, and attendees simply need to arrive 15 minutes before their class starts.

PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT: Building Custom Solutions for Urgent Operational Needs

  • Tuesday, May 14 from 0900 – 1000

HUMAN RESOURCES: Leveraging Your Strengths

  • Tuesday, May 14 from 1030 – 11:30

CONTRACTS: Rapid Acquisition in Times of Crisis

  • Tuesday, May 14 from 1200 – 1300

S&L: Adoption of Battlefield-Proven Technology

  • Tuesday, May 14 from 1330 – 1430

MEDICAL: Stop the Bleed, by the Raytom Group (ACCREDITED Stop the Bleed Course)

  • Tuesday, May 14 from 1500 – 1600

LEADERSHIP: Becoming the Sheep Dog, Featuring Celebrity Guest Speaker Tim Kennedy

  • Wednesday, May 15 from 1130 – 1230

CONTRACTS: Your Requirement Shouldn’t Scare You

  • Wednesday, May 15 from 1330 – 1430

If you haven’t signed up for a class, there’s still time!

Education Sponsor

All course attendees will receive a complimentary Rite in the Rain notebook—which allows warriors to take notes anytime, anywhere. Rite in the Rain’s all-weather writing paper is a patented substrate created for use in outdoor writing situations.

Warrior Expo West educational courses are brought to you by Rite in the Rain, booth #729.

Celebrity Meet & Greet

New to Warrior Expo West 2019, all attendees will have the unique opportunity to shake hands with the infamous UFC MMA Fighter, U.S. Army Ranger, Special Forces Sniper, Actor and notoriously all-around great guy, Tim Kennedy, during the Meet & Greet on the show floor! Get your picture taken in front of the Warrior Expo step & repeat and then head over to his class being taught in Classroom 5B!

  • Meet & Greet: Wednesday, May 15 from 1000 – 1100 (Open to Attendees)
  • Sheep Dog Response: Wednesday, May 15 from 1130 – 1230

Warrior Bash

Warrior Bash is a unique, secure, and hassle-free networking opportunity for Original Equipment Manufacturers, Defense Agencies, and Military Decision Makers, Procurement Specialists, and Operators alike! Rub elbows with some of the most influential people in the defense industry, but don't take our word for it—here's what Soldier Systems Daily has to say about it! http://soldiersystems.net/2019...

  • Tuesday, May 14 from 1930 – 2300
  • Moonshine Flats | 344 7th Avenue, San Diego, CA

2019 T-Shirt Design Reveal


Don't forget to download your FREE parking pass and bring it with you!

Express Check-In

A few days prior to the show you should receive a QR code for Express Check-In. Jump ahead of the line at Check-In by having the QR code ready on your phone.

Plan Your Stay

Lastly, if you’re not sure how to spend the rest of your time, we’ve created a guide to help you plan your time accordingly.

See you next week!

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