An outstanding 2 day General Session that will discuss the Unmanned Aircraft for DoD and Governmet topics:
Program Themes Include:
• Emerging UAS/sUAS DoD & Government Needs, Requirements and Opportunities
• DoD UAS Joint Program Updates, Emerging Sensor Capabilities & Testing
• Hands-on User Perspectives on UAS Training
• Emerging Major UAV Program Weaponization Updates and Platforms
• “Counter UAS” Emerging Technologies & Policies
• sUAS & Nano System Innovations and Payloads
• Civil and Commercial Drone Platforms, Payloads Imaging Opportunities
• Latest FAA Air Traffic Integration Programs Status Updates
• UAS Swarming MUM-T Capabilities
• GOGO vs. COCO Decision Making Capabilities
• Acquisition and New Technology Adoption Programs….and much more!
9:00-9:10 Administrative Announcements
9:10-9:40 Army Keynote MR TED MACIUBA, Deputy Director, Robotics, U.S. Army Maneuver Center of Excellence (MCoE)
“Robotics Enabling the Dismounted
9:40-10:10 USINDOPACOM Keynote
DR. GREGORY POWER, Science and Technology USINDOPACOM J85 EC&P/JCTD Liaison "UAS Needs, Requirements & Capabilities"
10:10-10:40 DR. CARLOS CORREIA, Deputy Product Manager, Tactical Unmanned Aircraft System, PM, Unmanned Aircraft Systems, PEO Aviation "Army PM UAS Needs & Requirements"
10:40-11:15 Networking Break
11:15-11:45 COL THOMAS von ESCHENBACH, USA, Director, Capabilities Development and Integration Directorate, U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence "Army UAS Innovation and Capabilities"
11:45-12:15 MR. RICK LOBER, Vice President and General Manager, Hughes Network Systems, Defense and Intelligence Systems
"Advanced Beyond Line of Sight (BLOS) Communications for UAS - Large and Small”
12:15-12:45 COMMANDER (USN-ret) CHRIS “PYRO” FITZGERALD, Contract Support, Commander Naval Air Forces, Pacific (N809A),COMNAVAIRFOR CNAF), UAS Requirements “Navy’s TYCOM—UAS Update”
12:45-1:45 Lunch Break
1:45-2:15 TSgt VINCENT, USAF, Intelligence Analyst, 432d, Air Expeditionary Wing Group, Creech Air Force Base “RPA Needs and Capabilities”
2:15-2:45 DR. TAD MCGEER, Founder and President, Aerovel Corporation
“High Desert, High Arctic, High Seas: A Sampling of Flexrotor Ops Since 2015”
2:45-3:15 MAJOR DAVID “UNO” APARICIO, USAF, Director, Emerging Technologies, Combined Test Force (CTF) "sUAS Testing in the Emerging CTF"
3:15-3:45 Networking & Refreshment Break
3:45-4:15 MR. MARK FARRAR, Director of Training, U.S. Army Training Center, 2-13 Aviation Regiment, FT. Huachuca, AZ
“Army Cutting-Edge Unmanned Aircraft
4:15-4:45 LT COL CHRISTOPHER LINTON, USAF, Commander, 163d Maintenance Group, ATKW “163rd Attack Wing RPA Capabilities, Plans
4:45-5:15 CAPTAIN (USN-ret), GEORGE GALDORISI, Dir. Strategic Assessments & Technical Futures, SPAWAR SSC Pacific and
RACHEL VOLNER, Strategic Analyst, SPAWAR SSC Pacific "Fielding Unmanned Systems Warfighters Can Employ: Leveraging AI to Provide Augmented Intel”
9:10-9:40 Commander, Naval Air Forces U.S. Pacific Fleet Keynote BRYAN SCURRY, SES, Executive Director, Commander, Naval Air Forces, Commander, Naval Air Forces
“Naval Air Forces UAS Capabilities, Plans & Requirements ”
9:40-10:10 Special City of San Diego Law Enforcement Presentation
ASSISTANT POLICE CHIEF CHRIS MCGRATH, Support Operations & Department Military Liaison, San Diego Police Department “UAS Aerial Innovation for Law
Enforcement & Public Safety”
10:10-10:40 MR. DAVID BARNETT, V.P. of Products and Markets, RTI, Inc. “Open Architecture Cost and Safety-
10:40-11:00 Networking Break
11:00-11:30 MR. NICK PSAKI, Principal Systems Engineer, PureStorage, Inc.
"PURESTORAGE UAS Solutions”
11:30-12:00 LT COL PETER “PEPE” LEHEW, Modern Technology Solutions, Inc., Senior Consultant to Air Force Research Lab, Center for Rapid Innovation
IntelSat General Corporation “Trends in UAS Development and Learning
12:00-12:30 CAPTAIN (USN-ret) Ted VENABLE, CNT/UAS Program Manager at Commander, U.S. Fourth Fleet Counter Illicit Trafficking Program Manager, (COMUSNAVSO/C4F), USN "UAS Capabilities at U.S. Fourth Fleet”
12:30-1:00 LTC (USA-ret), BARNEY OWENS, DoD Policy Board on Federal Aviation
"DoD UAS Integration”
1:00-2:00 Lunch Break
2:00-2:30 MS. SEZEN JONES, Attorney and Director, of Public Policy, AirMap “sUAS Innovation and Operations Capabilities for State, Local & Tribal Governments”
2:30-3:00 MS. STEFFI VALKOV, Flight test Operations Engineer, NASA Neil A. Armstrong Flight Research Center
"No Chase COA Flight”
3:00-3:30 MR. BRIAN KEITH, Protective Security Advisor, Los Angeles District, Office of Infrastructure Protection, U.S. Department of Homeland Security “UAS Threats to Critical Infrastructure, Mitigation Strategies & Counter UAS”
3:30 Working Refreshment Break
3:30-4:00 MR. CARMINE BORRELLI, Director, Unmanned Logistics Systems, Combat Development & Integration, Installations and Logistics, HQ, USMC
"UAS Logistics Systems, Overview"
4:00-4:30 MR. JOHN COGLIANESE, Managing Partner, Sciath UAS, Former Director, SOCOM UAS and SOFWERX Thunderdrone
"Autonomous Aircraft Capabilities"
4:30-5:00 MR. JOSH WELLS, CEO, Planck Aerosystems
"sUAS Technologies for the Maritime Domain"
5:00-5:30 MR. SCOTT COON, Strategy and Business Development—Major Programs, Lockheed Martin Skunk Works
“UAS Platforms and Programs"
Executive Dir/, Commander Naval Air Forces, Commander, Naval Air Forces US Pacific Fleet
Naval Air Forces US Pacific Fleet