WEST 2024

Come see SparkCognition Government Systems at WEST 2024! Visit our booth for a demo of Maritime Digital Maintenance Advisor.

Event Summary

WEST is a premier naval conference and exposition on the West Coast, and serves as a crucial platform for military and industry leaders to convene, network, and showcase solutions. The event features insights from Sea Service Chiefs and offers three specialized Engagement Theaters for in-depth discussions on Marine, General, and Information Warfare topics. WEST facilitates connections between platform builders and communication system designers. With over 150,000 professionals from the U.S. Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard relying on the event’s discussions and networking, it plays a pivotal role in mission success. The conference allows senior military and government officials to gather feedback directly from operators, while industry leaders benefit from connecting with decision makers and operators during the three-day event.


Come see SparkCognition Government Systems at WEST 2024! Our distinguished team consists of longstanding authorities at the intersection of AI and defense, which makes SGS well-suited to help you stay mission-ready. We specialize in artificial intelligence, shipbuilding and maintenance.

Our Representatives

Rome Ruiz

Rome Ruiz is the Vice President of Business Development for US Navy, US Marine Corps and DoD for SparkCognition Government Systems (SGS). He has over three decades of national security and defense experience in the U.S. and globally, in which he’s worked extensively within the DoD, and with commercial defense companies and foreign governments.

Ashley Sanks

Ashley Sanks is a Business Development Executive for SparkCognition Government Systems (SGS). Sanks has a decade of experience within the Business Development profession.

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We’re looking forward to seeing you at WEST 2024! If you haven’t reserved your spot yet, visit the conference website and register today »

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