(National Events)

Co-Hosted by NAVFAC Europe-Africa-Southwest Asia and SAME
February 25 - 27
Royal Continental Napoli | Naples, Italy

POC: Ann McLeod

Theme: Efficiency and excellence in government contracting


This Forum is designed to inform and connect leaders in the construction and architecture/engineering industries who team with NAVFAC to provide the best infrastructure solutions to the Navy. This forum offers a chance to network with NAVFAC EURAFSWA leaders and provides information you need on the latest policies, workload, standards, and initiatives within NAVFAC. Attendees will hear from NAVFAC and AFRICOM leaders in the areas of construction, acquisition, environmental, engineering, design build, facilities support, and safety. The forum will also provide interactive discussion of issues important to NAVFAC and industry.

Schedule-at-a-Glance (subject to change)

Monday, February 25
12:00 p.m.-7:00 p.m. Conference Registration
12:30 - 4:30 p.m. Technical Tour: Naples Underground (separate registration required)
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Ice Breaker Reception, sponsored by Black & Veatch
Tuesday, February 26
7:30 - 8:30 a.m. Conference Registration & Morning Coffee
8:30 - 9:30 a.m. Opening Remarks
9:00 - 10:15 a.m. NAVFAC's Mission & Future Opportunities
10:30 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Keynote Address, sponsored by Stanley Consultants
- Mission & The Importance of Providing Timely Facilities
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Networking Luncheon, sponsored by AECOM & Exhibitor Visits
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.** Overview of eCMS, NAVFAC's Electronic Construction Management System
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.** Infrastructure Master Planning – Strategic Capability Analysis
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. AFRICOM's Command Imperatives & Engineering Priorities
5:30 - 7:00 p.m. Networking Happy Hour in Exhibit Area, sponsored by Michael-Bruno and Vectrus
Wednesday, February 27
7:30 - 8:00 a.m. Registration & Morning Coffee*
8:00 - 9:00 a.m. Keynote Address: The Future of Facilities to Align to Shifting Mission Requirements
9:30 - 10:30 a.m. Concurrent Education Sessions
11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m Concurrent Education Sessions
12:00 - 1:30 p.m. Networking Luncheon, sponsored by Jacobs, & Exhibitor Visits
1:30 - 2:30 p.m.** Concurrent Education Sessions
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.** Concurrent Education Sessions
4:30 - 5:30 p.m. Concurrent Education Sessions
5:30 p.m. Closing Remarks and Conclusion
 Thursday, February 28
 9:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Technical Tour: Prysmian Group's Arco Felice Plant

*sponsorship opportunity          **30-minute networking break in exhibit area to follow

Participant Registration Info

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN.  Click on the REGISTER HERE! Link above to Register.  Conference registration includes access to sessions, morning and afternoon coffee breaks, lunch, and evening networking receptions.

Registration Fees

SAME Member


Government Full Conference



Government One Day Only



Industry Full Conference



Industry One Day Only



Technical Tour of Naples Underground
$40 $60
Technical Tour of Prysmian Group Plant
$40 $60

Exhibit Information

Secure a tabletop exhibit at the Forum now! Contact Ann McLeod at amcleod@same.org at your first opportunity to secure your tabletop! All tabletops are offered on a first-come, first-served basis.  Tabletops include one conference registration.

Exhibit Fees

SAME Member


Table Top - Large Business



Table Top - Small Business



Sponsorship Information

Don’t miss this opportunity to promote your company to our members in Europe! Contact Ann McLeod at amcleod@same.org at your first opportunity to secure your position. All sponsorships are offered on a first-come, first-served basis. Download detailed sponsorship information now!

Sponsorship Level

SAME Sustaining
Member Rate


Titanium Opportunities
- Monday Ice Breaker Reception
- Tuesday General Session

- Tuesday Networking Luncheon
- Wednesday Networking Luncheon


- Three full-conference registrations
- Tabletop in Exhibit Area
- Logo on Forum webpage
- Logo on sponsor thank-you page in printed program
- Logo on signage at event

Platinum Opportunities - shared
- Wednesday Networking Happy Hour
- Education Sessions (3 avail)


-Two full-conference registrations
- Logo on Forum webpage
- Logo on sponsor thank-you page in printed program
- Logo on signage at event

Gold Opportunities - shared
- Networking Breaks (4 avail)


- One full-conference registration
- Logo on Forum webpage
- Company name on thank-you page in printed program
- Company name on signage at event

Hotel Information

Royal Continental Napoli

Via Partenope, 38/44

80121 Napoli, Italy

SAME has negotiated a sleeping room block at the Royal Continental Napoli at a rate of 110 Euro/night for a standard room or 140 Euro/night for a sea view room. Breakfast is included in the rate. It is crucial that participants use the SAME group code to take advantage of the negotiated rate and to ensure that SAME fulfills its obligation to the hotel so we can continue to offer reasonable registration fees.  Select your dates, # of Rooms and Enter “SAME” in the Corporate/Promotion Code Box and click on “Check Availability.” If you have questions or issues, please contact the hotel directly at +39 081 245 2068.


NAVFAC EURAFSWA / SAME 2019 Government-Industry Engagement Forum
Start Date/Time:
Monday, February 25, 2019
End Date/Time:
Wednesday, February 27, 2019