The Ohio Defense Industry Association (ODIA) provides direct advocacy at the federal, state and local levels of government on issues that directly impact Ohio’s defense companies.

The ODIA facilitate regular networking opportunities for its members through its annual meeting, technical conferences, board meetings and visits to Ohio’s military installations.  

ODIA is committed to establishing relationships with Ohio’s colleges and universities to help members source high quality students for internships, co-ops and work opportunities.  We also srve as a “match-maker” for prime-contractors and medium/small/micro enterprises. 

ODIA also helps its members identify sources of funding for company growth.