2017 Defense Standardization Program Industry Day

Event Information

Tuesday, January 24, 2017

9:00 am – 4:00 pm

Free and Open to the Public

Tysons Corner, VA


On January 24, 2017, the Defense Standardization Program Office (DSPO) hosted Defense Standardization Program Industry Day in Tysons Corner, Virginia.  The event served as a public forum to showcase current features, modules and functions available in ASSIST, while providing the standardization community and stakeholders an opportunity to voice suggestions, concerns and to provide feedback on ASSIST.  

ASSIST is a comprehensive system used by the Department of Defense (DoD) to develop, coordinate, distribute, and manage defense and federal specifications and standards, international standardization agreements, military handbooks, commercial item descriptions, data item descriptions, and related technical documents prepared in accordance with the policies and procedures of the DSP. ASSIST accounts are free and can be obtained at https://assist.dla.mil.      

Publicly releasable materials from the DSP Industry Day are available below.  Please contact the webmaster if you have trouble accessing or viewing any information on this page.   

Industry Day Presentations
  • The Defense Standardization Program: An Overview     [briefing]    
  • Qualification & Qualified Products Database (QPD)        [briefing]
  • QPD Demonstration                                                         [demo screenshots]
  • ASSIST Overview                                                            
  • ASSIST Maintenance