Schedule of Events

Registration Hours

Monday, May 14 7:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tuesday, May 15 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 16 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 17 7:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
 
Exhibit Hours
Tuesday, May 15 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Wednesday, May 16 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Thursday, May 17 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.

 

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
 
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Exhibit Hall
Coffee Break
   
8:30 a.m. - 9:45 a.m.
Keynote Area, Exhibit Hall

Keynote Discussion
"Joint & Coalition Operations: What's the Way Ahead?"


Moderator:
LTG John R. Wood, USA (Ret.) (confirmed)
former Deputy Commander

U.S. Joint Forces Command

Participants:
RADM Philip S. Davidson, USN (confirmed)
Director, Operations and Intelligence (N3/N2) & Deputy Commander
Task Force TWO ZERO

LtGen George J. Flynn, USMC (confirmed)
Director, J-7
The Joint Staff

VAdm C.A. Johnstone-Burt, OBE MA, RN (confirmed)
Chief of Staff, North Atlantic Treaty Organization
Allied Command Transformation

LTG Keith C. Walker, USA (confirmed)
Deputy Commanding General, Futures
Army Capabilities Integration Center, TRADOC

   
9:45 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.
Exhibit Hall
Break
   

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: Fleet Synthetic Training

   
10:15 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Ballroom 3

Panel Session
"Profession of Arms: How Do the Services Meet Tomorrow's Expectations & New Challenges?"

Moderator:
MG Robert H. Scales, USA (Ret.) (confirmed)
former Commandant, U.S. Army War College
and Author

   

11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: The Navy’s Effort to Regain Its Innovation

   
11:30 a.m. - Noon
Exhibit Hall
Break
   
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Keynote Area, Exhibit Hall

Luncheon Keynote Address*
Gen James Cartwright, USMC (Ret.) (confirmed)

former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

and The Inaugural Harold Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies

Center for Strategic and International Studies

Lunch sponsored by

   
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall
Dessert Break*
   
1:30 p.m. - 2:15 p.m. NetWars Security Challenge Area, Exhibit Floor, 600 Aisle Engagement Theater 2 Presentation: Virtualization Changes Everything: Next Generation Technologies to Optimize Virtualized Infrastructure
   
2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Ballroom 3

Panel Session
"Young Warfighters: What Lessons Are Worth Keeping & How Do We Keep Our Fighting Edge?"

Moderator:
ADM Timothy Keating, USN (Ret.) (confirmed)
former Commander
U.S. Pacific Command

   

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: How Business IT Transformation is Preparing the DON to Meet Future Challenges

   
2:30 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. NetWars Security Challenge Area, Exhibit Floor, 600 Aisle Engagement Theater 2 Presentation: Adapting Security Architectures for Hyperextended IT Environments: Building a Trusted Cloud
   

3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: Leadership First, IT Second

   
3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall
Reception on the Exhibit Floor
   
3:30 p.m. - 4:15 p.m. NetWars Security Challenge Area, Exhibit Floor, 600 Aisle Engagement Theater 2 Presentation: Best Practices and Enabling Technologies for Virtual Desktop Infrastructure: Successfully Scaling the VDI Pilot to the Enterprise
   
   
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
 
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Exhibit Hall

Coffee Break

sponsored by

   
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Keynote Area, Exhibit Hall
Keynote Address
GEN Martin E. Dempsey, USA (confirmed)
Chairman
Joint Chiefs of Staff
   

9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Exhibit Hall

Break
   

9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Upper Level, Room 4B

MOAA Financial Seminar: 5 Simple Secrets to Maximizing Your Post 9-11 GI Bill Benefits
   
10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Ballroom 3

Panel Session
"Manned and Unmanned Systems: What is the Right Mix?"

Moderator:
CAPT George Galdorisi, USN (Ret.) (confirmed)
Director, Corporate Strategy Group, SPAWAR SSCPAC
Co-Author, The Kissing Sailor

   

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: AF Mobility - It's About Operations and Not the Shiny Device

   

10:45 a.m. - 11:45 a.m.

Upper Level, Room 4B

MOAA Financial Seminar: The Four Pillars of Successful Retirement
   

11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: Joint Air Operations Center: Joint Warfighting C2 Modernization

   
11:15 a.m. - Noon
Exhibit Hall
Break
   
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Keynote Area, Exhibit Hall

Luncheon Keynote Address*
Gen John R. Allen, USMC
(confirmed - via VTC)
Commander, International Security Assistance Force - Afghanistan
Commander, U.S. Forces Afghanistan

in a conversation with
Dr. John A. Nagl (confirmed)
Non-Resident Senior Fellow, Center for a New American Security
Minerva Research Fellow, U.S. Naval Academy

Lunch sponsored by

   
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall
Dessert Break*
   
2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.
Ballroom 3

Panel Session
"Cyber Warfare: Are We Really Taking a Joint Approach?"

Moderator:
Lt Gen Charles Croom, USAF (Ret.) (confirmed)
former Director, Defense Information Systems Agency
Vice President, Cyber Solutions, Lockheed Martin

   

2:00 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: Maritime Homeland Security: A Priority for Recapitalizing the Coast Guard Fleet

   

3:00 p.m. - 3:50 p.m.

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: Learn the Rules of the Federal Contracting Game for Small Business

   
3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Exhibit Hall
Networking in Exhibit Hall
   
   
Thursday, May 17, 2012
 
8:00 a.m. - 8:30 a.m.
Exhibit Hall
Coffee Break
   

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Keynote Area, Exhibit Hall

Keynote Address

Mr. Michael Jones (confirmed)
Chief Technology Advocate

Google Ventures

   
9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Exhibit Hall
Break
   
10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.
Ballroom 3
Panel Session
"Equipping the Force for the New Strategy: Reconstitution vs. New Acquisition"

Moderator:
CAPT Peter M. Swartz, USN (Ret.) (confirmed)
Principal Research Scientist
Center for Naval Analyses
   

10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: The Coast Guard in the Western Hemisphere; Where Security and Defense Align

   

11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

Exhibit Hall, End of 900 Aisle

Engagement Theater Presentation: Exercise Bold Alligator

   
11:15 a.m. - Noon
Exhibit Hall
Break
   
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Keynote Area, Exhibit Hall

Luncheon Keynote Discussion*
"Air-Sea Battle: What Should It Be?"
Moderator:
LtCol Frank Hoffman USMCR (Ret.) (confirmed)
former Senior Director, Naval Capabilities and Readiness

Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of the Navy

and Director, NDU Press

National Defense University

Participants:
LtGen David Deptula, USAF (Ret.) (confirmed)
former Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
U.S. Air Force

ADM Mark P. Fitzgerald, USN (Ret.) (confirmed)
former Commander
U.S. Naval Forces Europe, U.S. Naval Forces Africa and Allied Joint Force Command Naples

   
1:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall
Dessert Break*
   

* Ticket Required.  (Tickets can be purchased during the registration process)