Schedule of Events

Registration Hours   

Monday, 9 September Noon - 6:00 p.m.
Tuesday, 10 September 7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 11 September 7:00 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Thursday, 12 September 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
   

Exhibit Hours

Tuesday, 10 September 9:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wednesday, 11 September 9:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Thursday, 12 September 8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
   
   
   

All conference events take place in the Augusta Marriott Convention Center.

Tuesday, 10 September 2013
 
7:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Oglethrope Ballroom Lobby

Coffee Break

sponsored by

   
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Oglethorpe Ballroom

Opening Ceremony & Welcome
LTG John A. Dubia, USA (Ret.) (confirmed)

Executive Vice President

AFCEA International

The Honorable Deke Copenhaver (confirmed)
Mayor of Augusta

Keynote Speaker:

MG LaWarren Patterson, USA (confirmed)

Commanding General

U.S. Army Signal Center of Excellence and Fort Gordon


   
9:30 a.m.

Exhibits Open

   
9:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Industry Interface In the Exhibit Hall & Coffee with the Mayor

sponsored by

   
10:00 a.m. - 12:00 noon
Booth 421
Book Signing

"From Pigeons to Tweets"

LTG Clarence E. McKnight, Jr., USA (Ret.)
Mr. Hank H. Cox

"Rules & Tools for Leaders"
Maj Gen Perry M. Smith, Ph.D., USAF (Ret.)
BG Jeffrey W. Foley, M.A., USA (Ret.)
   
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Olmstead A/B  

Engagement Theater Session 1: Academic Panel

Moderator:
Dr. Anthony Robinson (confirmed)
Assistant Professor
Georgia Regents University

   

11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Track 1: Estes B

Track 2: Estes A

Track 3: Lamar B/C

Empower Track: Sustaining C2 System Facilities for Geographically Dispersed Elements**

Connect Track: Integrated Tactical Networking Environment (ITNE)**

Dominate Track: Real Time Security Threat Management**

   
12:15 p.m. - 12:30 p.m. Break
   
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Oglethrope Ballroom 

Luncheon & Keynote Address*

Chapter Awards & ESP Recognition

LTG Keith Walker, USA (confirmed)

Deputy Commanding General

Futures, Director

ARCIC

Lunch sponsored by

   
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Industry Interface in the Exhibit Hall

Ice Cream Break

sponsored by

   
2:15 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Olmstead A/B 

Engagement Theater Session 2: Warrant Officer Panel**

(1 CEU CompTIA: A+, Network+, Security+, CASP,  Cloud+ and 1 GIAC CMU)

Moderator:

CW5 Todd M. Boudreau (confirmed)

Regimental Chief Warrant Officer/Signal

Ft Gordon, GA

   
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Oglethrope Ballroom 

Senior NCO Panel Session
"Joint Operations in Cyberspace"
Moderator:
CSM Ronald Pflieger, USA (confirmed)
Regimental Command Sergeant Major
U.S. Army Signal Center of Excellence and Fort Gordon

   

4:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Olmstead A/B

Reception in the Exhibit Hall

   
6:00 p.m. Exhibits Close
   
Wednesday, 11 September 2013
 
7:00 a.m.

Registration Opens

   
7:00 a.m. - 8:35 a.m.
Oglethrope Ballroom Lobby

Coffee Break

   

8:35 a.m. - 8:50 a.m.

Oglethorpe Ballroom

9/11 Remembrance

   

8:50 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.

Oglethorpe Ballroom

Morning Keynote

LTG Susan Lawrence, USA (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer/G6

U.S. Army

   
9:30 a.m.

Exhibits Open

   

9:45 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Oglethorpe Ballroom

Distinguished Member of the Regiment Ceremony
   
9:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Industry Interface & Coffee on the Exhibit Floor

   
10:45 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. AFCEA Augusta-Fort Gordon Chapter Small Business Workshop
   
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Track 1: Estes B

Track 2: Estes A

Track 3: Lamar B/C

 

Empower Track: Training New Innovations in a Financially Constrained Environment

Connect Track: LandWarNet (LWN) Enterprise Requirements**

Dominate Track: Network Security Operations**

   
12:00 noon - 2:00 p.m.
Booth 421
Book Signing

"From Pigeons to Tweets"

LTG Clarence E. McKnight, Jr., USA (Ret.)
Mr. Hank H. Cox

"Rules & Tools for Leaders"
Maj Gen Perry M. Smith, Ph.D., USAF (Ret.)
BG Jeffrey W. Foley, M.A., USA (Ret.)
   
12:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Lunch on the Exhibit Floor*

   
12:45 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Olmstead A/B 

Industry Panel Session

"Synchronizing the Technology, Performance, and Investment Required to Modernize for Network 2020"
Moderator: 

LTG Jeffrey A. Sorenson, USA (Ret.) (confirmed)

Partner

A.T. Kearney Public Sector & Defense Services LLC

former U.S. Army CIO/G-6

   

2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Oglethorpe Ballroom

Keynote Address

GEN Dennis Via, USA (confirmed)

Commanding General

Army Materiel Command

   
3:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. Break
   
3:15 p.m. - 4:15 p.m.

Track 1: Estes B

Track 2: Estes A

Track 3: Lamar B/C

 

Empower Track: Knowledge Management Essentials

Connect Track: Expeditionary Network Signal Modernization**

Dominate Track: Protecting the Network to Enable Sustained Operations**

   
3:30 p.m. Exhibits Close
   
   
Thursday, 12 September 2013
 
7:00 a.m. Registration Opens
   

7:00 a.m. - 8:00 a.m.

Oglethorpe Ballroom Lobby

Coffee Break

   

8:00 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Oglethorpe Ballroom

Morning Keynote (via VTC)

LTG Mark S. Bowman, USA (confirmed)
Director, C4/Cyber
Joint Staff J-6

   
8:30 a.m.

Exhibits Open

   
9:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Industry Interface & Coffee on the Exhibit Floor

   

10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Olmstead A/B

Engagement Theater Session 3: Today & Tomorrow's Medical IT Infrastructure**

(1 CEU CompTIA  A+, Sec+ and 1 GIAC CMU)

COL David Parramore, USA (confirmed)

Chief Technology Officer, Army Medicine

Office of the Army Surgeon General

   
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Track 1: Estes B

Track 2: Estes A

Track 3: Lamar B/C

 

Empower Track: How to Use New Signal CoE's KM-PI Tools

Connect Track: The German Armed Forces IT System at a Turning Point**

Dominate Track: Full Spectrum Cyber Operations**

   

12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.

Oglethorpe Ballroom

Luncheon/Keynote Address & Conference Closing*

ESP Recognition

MG Harold J. Greene, USA (confirmed)

Deputy for Acquisition and Systems Management

Headquarters, Department of the Army

LTG John A. Dubia, USA (Ret.) (confirmed)

Executive Vice President

AFCEA International

   
1:00 p.m. Exhibits Close
   
2:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Army CIO - Industry Outreach Session

LTG Susan Lawrence, USA (confirmed)

Chief Information Officer/G6

U.S. Army

 

 

* Ticket required (included with full conference industry registration). You may purchase tickets during the registration process.

** Earn CEUs and maintain you DoD 8570.01-M credentials while advancing your cyber security career.