The NDIA 2017 Armament Systems Forum provides the U.S. and International Allied Armament government and industry framework understanding of the evolving global requirements and capabilities. The forum agenda communicates the trends in armament systems and technology which are shaping the enterprise today and in the future. Speakers, presentations, exhibits and demonstrations are planned to enable communication, networking, and collaboration to seek solutions to challenges in systems, technology, manufacturing, and warfighter application. The primary objective of the forum is to provide attendees content that will shape the evolution of new capability to ensure readiness in the complex world environment. Forum participation is focused to strengthen the government-industry partnership across the full life cycle from requirement to fielding.