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Warrior Expo West is The Defense Resource & Training Expo for DoD, active-duty military, and first responders.

Over two days, Warrior Expo attendees receive a crash course in cutting-edge gear and the most cost-effective support solutions from hundreds of hand-selected exhibitors. With 300+ industry suppliers and more than 3,000 vetted attendees, it’s far more than a simple trade show—it’s the defense industry’s one-top-shop for industry networking, customized training, and product demonstrations.

New to 2019, Tim Kennedy, best known as an American professional mixed martial artist, will be teaching a leadership course at Warrior Expo West at the San Diego Convention Center on May 15th, 2019 at 1130 AM. Attendees with a valid Government ID can register online here—attendance is FREE!



WHEN: 1000 – 1100


*FREE to Attendees*

Tim Kennedy is not only active-duty Army Special Forces, but the embodiment of physical and mental toughness. You may know him from his hit show on Discovery, Hard to Kill, or through his extensive MMA career with the UFC. Regardless, being hard to kill isn’t just an approach, it’s a lifestyle. After you meet the man, myth and legend at the Celebrity Meet & Greet, pop over to Classroom 5B to learn first-hand how to channel your inner sheepdog.


Becoming the Sheep Dog, Featuring Celebrity Guest Speaker Tim Kennedy

There are three types of people in this world: the wolf, the sheep, and the sheepdog. The wolf is violent, the sheep is passive, and the sheepdog is there to protect one from the other.

Featured celebrity speaker, Army Green Beret, and UFC ranked middleweight fighter, Tim Kennedy, will speak about how to overcome fear, how to get up and learn from losses, how to recognize strengths and weaknesses, and how to become the sheepdog.

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