On Tuesday, October 27, SURVICE CTO & VP, Business Development, Clark Dutterer attended the National Security Innovation Network U.S. Navy/Marine Corps 5G Pitch Competition. The first part of the event featured keynote presentations outlining the U.S. Department of Defense's (DoD's) strategy around 5G and current partnerships. The second part of the event featured a live-pitch competition, with 10 promising 5G-enabled startups competing for $200,000 in prizes. The DoD has identified 5G, and the many applications it enables, as one of its top priority technology areas for the future. This event was one of many upcoming events looking to engage with industry partners on 5G technology advancements.