Workshop on Information Sharing & Safeguarding Standards (WIS3)

The Workshop on Information Sharing and Safeguarding Standards (WIS3) is an annual event sponsored by the IJIS Institute and the Standards Coordinating Council (SCC)

The next WIS3 will be held from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM on March 23, 2017
at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Reston, Virginia.


The Workshop will be co-located with the Object Management Group Technical Meeting event. 

This interactive workshop brings together government, standards development organizations (SDOs) and industry leaders to chart the future for architecture and standards frameworks for the national information sharing environment. Expert panel presentations will be followed by discussion sessions on contemporary topics to include: 

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  • Use cases for Maritime, and Law Enforcement Deconfliction and Requests for Information;

  • New National Initiatives; and,

  • Scaling Trust via Federating Exchange, Security & Privacy Assertions.

Attendees and presenters include representatives from Federal, state, and local governments, industry, academia, and members of standards organizations such as the Object Management Group (OMG), Organization for the Advancement of Structured Information Standards (OASIS), Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC), Global Justice Advisory Committee, and the American Council for Technology and Industry Advisory Council (ACT-IAC).

The WIS3 will be co-located with OMG's Technical Meeting at the Hyatt Regency Reston, 1800 Presidents Street, Reston, Virginia 20190, 888.421.1442

Sponsor Opportunities

Want to get your company's name in front more than 100 government technology leaders? Complete the sponsor form online or email us at sponsorships@ijis.org. 

Boost your company's recognition and support the Standards Coordinating Council with your sponsorship today!

Refund Policy for IJIS Events

  • Cancellations must be sent in writing to pamela.thomas@ijis.org.

  • Cancellations received 30 days or more before the opening of an event, will be issued a refund less a $50 cancellation fee.

  • Cancellations received less than 30 days before the opening of an event, are not entitled to a refund.

About OMG: OMG® is an international, open membership, nonprofit computer industry standards consortium. OMG Task Forces develop enterprise integration standards for a wide range of technologies and an even wider range of industries. For more information, visit www.omg.org.