November 06 - 08, 2018 | Crowne Plaza Old Town Alexandria, washington

Day Two: 7 November

7:45 am - 8:45 am Registration & Welcome Breakfast

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Vice Admiral Frank Pandolfe (Ret.)

Former Assistant to the Chairman
Joint Chiefs of Staff (2015-2017)

8:55 am - 9:00 am Raytheon's Welcome Remarks

•    USAF technology, systems architecture and manpower requirements out to 2035
•    Priorities for the Five-Year Defense Plan (FYDP)
•    The power of open source


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Lieutenant General VeraLinn Jamieson

Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
Headquarters U.S. Air Force

•    Reflecting on 2018; from Russia and the NATO summit to North Korea and Iran – implications for the Intelligence Community today
•    Foreign military technology advancements – hypersonics, quantum computing and undersea threats and the challenges facing the U.S. and its Five Eyes partners
•    A view on the multi-domain concept today and its relevance
•    Speed as the defining characteristic of our era – how can we work towards more rapid, effective, scalable decision-making?
•    The work towards a more integrated force to prevail in multi-domain operations

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Brigadier General James Cluff

Director, Warfighting Operations Directorate
HQ U.S. Air Force

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Rear Admiral Pete Garvin

Commander, Patrol & Reconnaissance Group
U.S. Navy

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Brigadier General Colin Karotam

Deputy Director for Intelligence
U.S. Indo-Pacific Command

10:20 am - 11:00 am Morning Coffee & Expo Tours

11:25 am - 11:55 am The Multi-Domain Concept at the Joint Level

Reserved for Maj Gen Peter Lambert

9:40 am - 10:40 am ‘At The Speed Of Relevance’: An Industry Leaders’ Panel On ISR Capability Development And Government Partnerships

•    Industry’s view on acquisition and development ‘at the speed of relevance’ – how can this be realised?
•    What are the major challenges industry in the ISR community are facing today?
•    What cultural or procedural changes are needed to support industry in developing the most effective, modular technologies?
•    An industrial view on MDC2

12:50 pm - 1:50 pm Lunch & Networking

MDC2 - Hosted by Lockheed Martin

11:20 am - 11:50 am Mastering Complexity in Multi Domain Command & Control (MDC2)
Jack Blackhurst SES - Executive Director Air Force Research Laboratory
•    Mastering Complexity in Multi Domain Command & Control (MDC2)
•    S&T investment priorities




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Jack Blackhurst SES

Executive Director
Air Force Research Laboratory

MDC2 - Hosted by Lockheed Martin

2:20 pm - 2:50 pm MDC2 by Lockheed Martin
John Clark - VP Aerospace Lockheed Martin
•    Today: Stove-piped and separated environments impede decision making
•    Tomorrow: Integrated ISR/C2 domains help achieve decision superiority and get inside the enemy’s OODA loop

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John Clark

VP Aerospace
Lockheed Martin

MDC2 - Hosted by Lockheed Martin

2:50 pm - 3:40 pm Commanders Panel: C2 Challenges And Perspectives On MDC2
Colonel Jon Rhone - Commander, 505th Test and Evaluation Group U.S. Air Force
•    505th MDC2 training and exercises
•    Lessons learnt and plans for future joint exercises with land and maritime forces

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Colonel Jon Rhone

Commander, 505th Test and Evaluation Group
U.S. Air Force

AI & Machine Learning - Hosted by Appareo

1:50 pm - 2:20 pm The CIA's Future in AI
Dr Raymond Cook - DS&T Chief Technology Officer CIA
•    Threat context from the CIA’s perspective - what measures can be taken to protect AI from exploitation by international threat actors?
•    How can AI further enable CIA intelligence collection and analysis capabilities?
•    Major challenges and inhibitors to adoption and integration – training, ethics and culture

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Dr Raymond Cook

DS&T Chief Technology Officer
CIA

AI & Machine Learning - Hosted by Appareo

2:20 pm - 2:50 pm Edge Computing For Artificial Intelligence
•    Edge (non-networked / restricted-network) computing for AI applications
•    Ruggedized hardware considerations for AI in C2 / ISR
•    Leveraging graphics processing and application-specific processors for edge AI
•    System optimization for AI with high-accuracy and kappa on edge deployments

AI & Machine Learning - Hosted by Appareo

2:50 pm - 12:00 am Optimization Of The Data And Analytics Ecosystem
Dr Sean Tzeng - Acquisition Manager, Navy Maritime Maintenance Enterprise Solution - Technical Refresh (NMMES-TR) U.S. Navy
•    A "supply chain" perspective for analytics production
•    The IT Governance needed for optimization
•    AI, data, and decision sciences
•    Navy Logistics and ship maintenance


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Dr Sean Tzeng

Acquisition Manager, Navy Maritime Maintenance Enterprise Solution - Technical Refresh (NMMES-TR)
U.S. Navy

3:40 pm - 12:00 am Afternoon Tea & Networking

•    What are the challenges in conceptualizing a requirement for the future AWACS platform?
•    How can industry support NATO in understanding what is the art of the possible?
•    Balancing current technological access with integrating future disruptive capabilities



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James Dunn SES

Deputy Director, Requirements, Directorate of Plans, Programs, and Requirements
Headquarters Air Combat Command

4:40 pm - 5:10 pm Lightspace Technologies

Ilmars Osmanis - CEO Lightspace Technologies

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Ilmars Osmanis

CEO
Lightspace Technologies

5:10 pm - 5:40 pm A NATO View On Multi-Domain ISR & C2

Air Marshal Stu Evans - Deputy Commander Allied Air Command
•    Providing a credible deterrence and defence posture in today’s global threat environment
•    An Allied Air Command perspective on multi-domain concepts of operations
•    Translating multi-domain C2 and ISR into the coalition air environment

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Air Marshal Stu Evans

Deputy Commander
Allied Air Command

5:40 pm - 7:10 pm Closing Remarks & the Boeing Cocktail Reception