Panel Sessions



Tuesday, November 13

2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

DoD CIO Panel: Focus on Asia Pacific - What is the CIO/C4I Perspective?

The DOD CIO/C4I perspective on how rebalancing toward Asia-Pacific will shape the day-to-day operation for their organizations.

 

Moderator:

Ms. Teresa Takai (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer

Department of Defense

 
Panelists:

Ms. Janice C. Haith, SES (confirmed)
Director

Department of the Navy Deputy Chief Information Officer (Navy) Division
 

Mr. Terry Halvorsen, SES (confirmed)
Chief Information Officer

Department of the Navy

 

Col A.G. Hatcher, USAF (confirmed)
Director of Communications, A6

U.S. Pacific Air Forces
 

BGen Kevin Nally, USMC (confirmed)

Director, C4

Deputy Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer (Marine Corps)

 

MG James T. Walton, USA (confirmed)
Commander
311th Signal Command (Theater)

 
 
 

Wednesday, November 14

9:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Industry Panel: The US Tilt to the Asia-Pacific Region – What Does it Mean for Industry?

DOD's perspective on Industry's role with regard to the DOD's emphasis on Asia-Pacific.
 

Moderator:

Lt Gen Michael Peterson, USAF (Ret.) (confirmed)

Senior Vice President

URS

 
Panelists:

Col James Dillon, USMC (confirmed)

Director, G6

U.S. Marine Corps Forces Pacific

 

Col Karlton "Blade" Johnson, USAF (confirmed)

Assistant Chief of Staff, J6/Chief Information Officer
U.S. Forces Korea

 

Mr. Mark Loepker (confirmed)

Director

National Information Assurance Partnership (NIAP)

 
 
 

Wednesday, November 14

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Professional Development Panel for Young AFCEANS: Doing More with Less

With fewer resources available to accomplish greater results, senior panelists will share ideas, thoughts and processes with young and upcoming Government and Industry leaders.
 

Moderators:

Mr. Ilan Amir (confirmed)

Young AFCEAN Vice President for Industry,

AFCEA Hawaii

District Manager, ADP Hawaii

1LT James Micciche, USA (confirmed)

Young AFCEAN Vice President for Government,

AFCEA Hawaii

XO, Alpha Company, 307th ESB

 
Panelists:

Mr. Paul Besson (confirmed)

Vice President, Air Force Accounts and Business Development

General Dynamics Information Technology

 

Mr. Randall Cieslak, SES (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer

U.S. Pacific Command

 

SGM Kevin Jochims, USA (confirmed)

Operations Sergeant Major

311th Signal Command (Theater)

 

CAPT John MacMichael, USN (confirmed)

Commanding Officer

Naval Computer and Telecommunications Area Master Station, Pacific (NCTAMS)

 
 
 

Wednesday, November 14

2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Pacific Realignment Panel: Reallocating Resources to Meet the Challenges and Opportunities in Asia-Pacific

Leaders from Asia-Pacific theater discuss the rebalancing impact on their organizations.
 

Moderator:

RADM Charles Ray, USCG (confirmed)

Commander

14th District, U.S. Coast Guard

 
Panelists:

Maj Gen Norman J. Brozenick, Jr., USAF (invited)

Commander, Special Operations Command Pacific

U.S. Pacific Command

 

MAJ GEN Richard Burr (confirmed)

Commander

1st Division Australian Defence Force

 

RADM Patrick Driscoll, USN (confirmed)

Deputy Commander and Chief of Staff

U.S. Pacific Fleet

 

BGen Richard L Simcock, II USMC (confirmed)

Deputy Commander

U.S. Marine Forces Pacific

 
 
 

Thursday, November 15

9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

PACOM Panel: Asia-Pacific Focus from the PACOM Leadership Perspective

PACOM Leadership discusses the roles their Directorates will play as the DOD rebalances toward the Asia-Pacific.
 

Moderator:

Brig Gen J. Marcus Hicks, USAF (confirmed)

Director, Communications Systems, J6

U.S. Pacific Command

 
Panelists:

RDML Paul B. Becker, USN (confirmed)

Commander, USPACOM/J2

Director for Intelligence

 

RADM Robert P. Girrier, USN (confirmed)

Director for Operations, J3

U.S. Pacific Command

 

Maj Gen Michael A Keltz, USAF (confirmed)

Director, Strategic Planning & Policy (J5)

U.S. Pacific Command