Panel Sessions

Tuesday, December 3

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

Panel #1: "Hawaii DoD Command "6's "


RDML Nancy A. Norton, USN (confirmed)

Director for Command, Control, Communications and Cyber

U.S. Pacific Command, J6


Col James Dillon, USMC (confirmed)

Assistant Chief of Staff

U.S. Marines Forces Pacific, G6

Col Michael Finn, II, USAF (confirmed)

Director of Communications and Chief Information Officer

U.S Pacific Air Forces, A6

CAPT Sandra Schiavo, USN (confirmed)

Deputy Director, Communications and Information Systems

U.S. Pacific Fleet, N6

MG James T. Walton, USA (confirmed)

Commanding General

U.S. Army Pacific Command, G6



Wednesday, December 4

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

Panel #2: " Intelligence and Cyber in the Asia-Pacific"


RDML Willie Metts, USN (confirmed)

Director for Intelligence, J2

U.S. Pacific Command


Mr. Cameron Ashe, SES, Australia (confirmed)

Deputy Director for Intelligence, South East Asia Affairs, DJ2

U.S. Pacific Command

Mr. Joseph Young (confirmed)

Deputy Political Advisor (POLAD)

U.S. Pacific Command

CDR Michael Bennett, USCG (confirmed)

Commanding Officer

U.S. Coast Guard Cryptologic Unit Hawaii



Wednesday, December 4

12:00 Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Panel #3: “Cyber-Age Leadership – Benefits or Pitfalls?” 


CAPT Bill Chase, USN (confirmed)

Deputy Director, J6

U.S. Pacific Command


Mr. John Fitzgerald (confirmed)

Department of Defense CTO

Dell Corporation

SMSgt Torry Hickson, USAF (confirmed)


Mr. John Klebonis (confirmed)

Vice President - Department of Defense Segment


Ms. Cindy E. Moran (confirmed)

Director, Network Services

Defense Information Systems Agency



Wednesday, December 4

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

Coalition Panel #4:


Lt Gen Daniel Leaf, USAF (Ret.) (confirmed)


Asia-Pacific Center for Security Studies


Mr. Scott Dewar (confirmed)

Australian Consulate General - Honolulu

Mr. Jim Jaeger (confirmed)

Chief Cyber Services Strategist

General Dynamics Fidelis Cybersecurity Solutions

Ms. Mihoko Matsubara (confirmed)

Cybersecurity Analyst

Hitachi Systems, Tokyo

Mr. Walter K. Paik (confirmed)

Consul General Honolulu

Republic of Korea



Thursday, December 5

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

Panel #5: "JIE in a Coalition Enviroment"


Mr. Randy Cieslak (confirmed)


U.S. Pacific Command



Ms. Jessica Ear, J.D. (confirmed)

Associate Professor

Asia Pacific Center for Security Studies

The Honorable John G. Grimes (confirmed)

former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Networks and Information Integration / CIO

Dr. George Ka'iliwai, III (confirmed)

Director, Resources and Assessment, J8

U.S. Pacific Command


COL Mark C. Patterson, USA (confirmed)

Chief, Cyber Strategy, Plans and Policy; C4 Directorate - J65

U.S. Pacific Command