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Discover some of the consumer technology industry's latest innovations in tech, cyber, automated vehicles, and Smart City initiatives.

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Discover new technology and cyber initiatives or related legislation that may impact investments, community engagements, STEM Programs, or fund local BDPA SITES Programs.

Industry and Community Events


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Presentations + Testimonials

National Capital

Region Engagements

TECH Meet-Ups & Summits

Professional Development Programs


High School Coding Competitions

Download your local BDPA Chapter's flyer for participation and strategic partnerships

2019 HSCC Trifold

Youth Coding and Technology Programs

Apr 20, 2019

Earth Day Tech Summit 2019


BDPA’s annual Earth Day Tech Summit, #CyberEarth19, was presented in Washington, D.C. to Industry, BDPA Members, Student Members, parents, and regional high school coding competition (HSCC) team leaders during Earth Day weekend. Dr. DaNa Carlis (left), Meteorologist, Mathematician, and Program Manager at NOAA was this year's featured presenter.


Neighborhood Engagements

Apr 20, 2018

Earth Day Tech Summit 2018

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  • #CyberEarth18 presenters and mission-partners included AWS, FEMA, MMTC, IBM, In3DC, and Wells Fargo 


Neighborhood Engagements

Tablets For Teens


Mobile Apps and Tablets for JrDevs

Our Tablets for Teens (T4T) initiative provides new mobile learning and application development platforms to students participating in the following programs. 

  • BDPA Mobile App Showcase

  • BDPA IT Showcase

  • BDPA Regional or National HSCCs

  • Hack-A-Thons


Additional information and partnerships are available by visiting:  tabletsforteens.org .​

Mobile App Development

Tablets for Teens

Sep 20, 2017

Industry Welcome Reception @ for Bowie State at Holland & Knight LLP

Welcome Reception

Tech Partnerships with Academia

CBC TECH 2020 

In May 2015, the Congressional Black Caucus launched CBC TECH 2020 to bring together the best minds in the tech, non-profit, education and public sectors to chart a path forward to increase African American inclusion at all levels of the technology industry.

National BDPA's plan is linked below.

U.S. Congress and BDPA

Government Relations

Feb 20, 2019

CWDP | Senate Bill 615, signed in May 2018 by Governor Hogan, became law on July 1st. The bill established the Cyber Warrior Diversity Program (CWDP) at multiple Maryland institutions of higher education. SB 432 expands CWDP to include additional schools and  organizations.

BDPA-DC Supports SB 432 @ Maryland General Assembly

BDPA in Annapolis

Government Relations

​Feb 15, 2018

ACCESS | The Achieving Computer Science Collaborations for Employing Students Statewide Act of 2018

BDPA-DC Supports HB 350 @ Maryland General Assembly

BDPA in Annapolis

Government Relations

Oct 1, 2016

BDPA-DC at H.O.P.E. Project DMV's IT Summit and Town Hall

H.O.P.E. Tech Summit

 Community Relations

May 20, 2015
BDPA-DC attends Patriots Technology Training Centers (PTTC) 5th Annual Cyber Security Awards Dinner

Patriots Cyber Awards

 Community Relations


National BDPA's Student Information Technology Education & Scholarship (SITES) programs are successfully executed with mission partners and participating local BDPA Chapters. These integrated project teams are dedicated to ensuring BDPA Members, Start-Ups, Small Businesses, and Department of Defense (DoD) workforce candidates are aligned to effectively and efficiently meet or exceed future force and National Security Innovation Base requirements. 

Cyber Warfare and C4ISR

Defense and National Security Engagements


August 20-22, 2020

The City of Atlanta is hosting #BDPACon20 and National BDPA's annual international Technology Conference and Career Expo. 


National BDPA celebrates its 45th year! This 42nd gathering and conference of Coders, Data Scientists, Developers, Gamers, Hackers, Interns, Professors, Software Engineers, and Systems Engineers features an IT Showcase, a Mobile App Showcase, and the National BDPA High School Coding Competition (HSCC).


Deloitte's ERG Team (right photo) with BDPA during BDPACon18.  © 2018 bdpatoday 



International and National Engagements

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