November 06 - 08, 2018 | Washington, USA

7 November: C2ISR and the Cyber Domain

12:00 pm - 12:50 pm Registration & Welcome Lunch


Lieutenant General Ronald L. Burgess Jr. (Ret.)

Former Director
Defense Intelligence Agency (2009-2012)

1:00 pm - 1:30 pm Operationalizing Cyber in the U.S. Army

Lieutenant General Paul Nakasone, Commanding General,U.S. Army Cyber Command
•    Operationalizing Cyber in the U.S. Army
•    Attribution and the challenges in defining cyber combatants
•    Procurement strategy for U.S. Army Command and the way ahead to confront future threats


Lieutenant General Paul Nakasone

Commanding General
U.S. Army Cyber Command

1:40 pm - 2:10 pm Reserved For Raytheon

2:10 pm - 2:40 pm Baking In Cyber Resilience: From Platform/System Acquisition To The Commander’s Battle Plan

•    Cyber requirements for mission assurance and protection of information architectures
•    Defensive technologies to protect ISR architectures and capabilities to measure/assess their resiliency against threats
•    How should industry-military engagement adapt to ‘bake in’ cyber resiliency?
•    What are the current gaps and where should investment focus in the short to mid t

2:40 pm - 3:10 pm Coffee & Networking

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm Hack The Air Force: Reflections And Looking Ahead To A Five Eyes Partnership

•    Insight into the Hack the Air Force challenge
•    Five Eyes involvement and the broadening of hackathons to improve cyber defences
•    Lessons learnt and the investment required to ensure the whole force is trained in cyber defense

•    Defining cyberspace operations in an ISR context
•    Are commanders taking full advantage of the cyber domain? What are current capability gaps to achieve better situational awareness in abstract domains?
•    The role of automation in mapping and assessing cyberspace
•    Analysis, visualization and dissemination of cyber intelligence


Brigadier General Peter Lambert

Director of Intelligence
Headquarters Air Combat Command


Lieutenant General Ronald L. Burgess Jr. (Ret.)

Former Director
Defense Intelligence Agency (2009-2012)

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Afternoon Tea & Networking

5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Interactive Exercise: OSINT & Nuclear Non-Proliferation

Melissa Hanham, Senior Research Associate,James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

Melissa Hanham

Senior Research Associate
James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm Cocktail Reception