Main Conference Day 2

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Networking Breakfast & Registration

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM Chairperson’s Recap of Conference Day One

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Strategies For Streamlining The Military’s Acquisition Process And Applying Them To The NGCV Program

Dr Bruce Jette, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology), Department of the Army

Dr Bruce Jette

Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology)
Department of the Army

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Keynote Presentation: Deploying Next Generation Weapon Systems on Current and Future GCV Platforms to Increase Their Lethality on the Battlefield

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Morning Networking & Refreshment Break

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Identifying Future Requirements For NGCV That Will Give The US Military Combat Operation Over-match

BG Brian Cummings, PEO Ground Combat Systems, US Army

BG Brian Cummings

PEO Ground Combat Systems
US Army

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM Strategies for resourcing modernization and next generation combat vehicles

Colonel Geoffrey Norman, Division Chief G-8, Department of the Army
-Increasing the number of MBT fleet
-Upgrading the tanks with next generation weapons to enhance lethality
-Incorporating APS to increase protection

Colonel Geoffrey Norman

Division Chief G-8
Department of the Army

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Networking Luncheon

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Addressing The Challenges Of Combat Vehicles Operating In A CBRNE Environment

Mr. Douglas Bryce, Program Executive Officer, Joint Program Executive Office Chemical and Biological Defense

Mr. Douglas Bryce

Program Executive Officer
Joint Program Executive Office Chemical and Biological Defense

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM Using Unmanned Robotic Wingmen to Increase Battlefield Awareness and Crew Protection

-Review of robotic wingmen program
-Field test results
-Timeline for battle readiness

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM A Review of Military Modernization Efforts of the Ukrainian Military

-Acquiring the newly developed T-72AMT main battle tank.
-Upgrading to the UkrOboronProm-produced T-84 Oplot-M tanks.
-Aiming to meet the NATO standards by 2020

4:45 PM - 5:00 PM Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

5:00 PM - 5:00 PM End Of Main Conference Day Two