The National Security Innovation Network (NSIN) will participate in the 44th Annual BDPA Conference in Atlanta, Georgia, August 18 - 20, 2022.

Black Data Professional Association (BDPA) is an international organization with a diverse membership of professionals and students at all levels in the fields of information technology, computer science and related STEM fields. Members are actively engaged in serving the community through outreach and charting the future of the IT industry.

Register for the 44th Annual BDPA Conference

Registration is now closed for this event.

3rd Annual Air Force HBCU/MI Outreach Initiative Collider

Thursday, Aug. 18
Presented by USAF HBCU/MSI Outreach (AFRL)
9:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. ET
Virtual/Online Event

NSIN Fireside Chat - 44th Annual BDPA Conference

Friday, Aug. 19
Talent Pipelines and Lowering the Barriers to Entry Through Innovation” - Presented by NSIN
10:15 a.m. ET
In Person


  • Anissa Lumpkin, Senior S&T Engagement Lead, AFRL
  • Cynthia Miller, Former NSA HR Chief
  • Dwight Deneal, DLA, OSBP Director
  • La’Naia Jones, CIO, CIA
  • Karen Fray, NSIN National Service Portfolio Director, Moderator

Schedule a meeting with NSIN at BDPA

Contact Karen Fray, NSIN National Service Portfolio Director, at to meet NSIN representatives during the 2022 BDPA Conference.