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2021 Fall DIOA — San Antonio, TX
Marriott Riverwalk
San Antonio, Texas, United States
12 — 14 October 2021


Our Purpose is to:

  • Educate our members about the practice of offsets and related business functions such as countertrade, joint venture formation, international finance and transactional analysis.

  • Provide a forum and a means for our members to network with one another.

  • Address business and policy issues affecting the practice of international offsets


DIOA member companies share their knowledge and experience through presentations and the semi-annual Association meetings and formal training sessions.

Through our regular meetings and other contacts, DIOA facilitates member company-to-company networking on particular offset questions and problems that may be encountered in a given foreign locale.



DIOA Membership Criteria:

  • Is organized or chartered under the laws of the United States;
  • Has its principal place of business in the United States;
  • Is significantly engaged in the sale of defense equipment or defense-related services;
  • Manufactures its equipment substantially in or has its services originating substantially from the United States;
  • Is a party, directly involved as a prime contractor to offset agreements established with foreign governments;
  • Is not engaged in the sale or brokering of offset/countertrade services;
  • Is not owned or controlled by a foreign government;
  • Is not controlled by, under common control with, and does not control another DIOA member.
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