Speakers and Panels

As a reminder, local area Department of the Navy attendance at AFCEA/USNI West 2013 has been approved by Under Secretary of the Navy Robert Work.

Featured Speakers

Tuesday, January 29

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.

Morning Keynote Address

ADM James A. Winnefeld, Jr., USN

Vice Chairman

Joint Chiefs of Staff

VIDEO

   
   

Tuesday, January 29

Noon - 1:30 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote Address*

The Honorable Robert O. Work

Under Secretary of the Navy

VIDEO

   
   

Wednesday, January 30

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m

Morning Keynote Address

ADM Cecil D. Haney, USN

Commander

U.S. Pacific Fleet

VIDEO

   
   

Wednesday, January 30

11:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Luncheon Keynote Address*

Mr. John Smart

President

Acceleration Studies Foundation

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VIDEO

PRESENTATION

   
   
 

Thursday, January 31

8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m.
Team Cyber Fireside Chat

VIDEO

Facilitator: VADM Herbert A. Browne, USN (Ret.)

former Deputy Commander

U.S. Space Command

   

Mr. Robert J. Carey

Deputy Chief Information Officer

Department of Defense

   

LtGen Jon M. Davis, USMC

Deputy Commander

US Cyber Command

   
   

Thursday, January 31

Noon - 2:00 p.m.

Luncheon Town Hall*

Facilitator:
VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.)

CEO, U.S. Naval Institute

VIDEO

 

Speakers:

Gen James F. Amos, USMC

Commandant

United States Marine Corps

   

ADM Jonathan W. Greenert, USN

Chief of Naval Operations

   

ADM Robert J. Papp, Jr., USCG

Commandant

United States Coast Guard

   
* Ticket required.  (Tickets included in full conference registration for industry and available a la carte for military/government)
 
 

Panel Sessions

Tuesday, January 29

10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

The Budget Clock Is Ticking: What Does It Mean?

VIDEO

 

Moderator:

Professor Robert C. (Barney) Rubel

Dean, Center for Naval Warfare Studies

U.S. Naval War College

 
Panelists:

VADM John T. Blake, USN

former Deputy Chief of Naval Operations

Integration of Capabilities and Resources

 

RADM Tony Lengerich, USN (Ret.)

Vice President, Business Development Executive Director, Federal Strategic Programs, Oracle America, Inc.
Member, American Society of Naval Engineers National Council

 

Mr. Ronald O'Rourke

Specialist in Naval Affairs

Congressional Research Service

 

Ms. Kori Schake

Research Fellow

Hoover Institution

 
 
 

Tuesday, January 29

2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m.

The Fiscal Cliff: How Do You Make It Add Up?

VIDEO

 

Moderator:

Mr. Bradley Peniston

Editor

Armed Forces Journal

 
Panelists:

VADM David H. Buss, USN

Commander

Naval Air Forces

Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet

 

VADM Thomas H. Copeman, III, USN

Commander

Naval Surface Forces

Naval Surface Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet

 

LtGen John A. Toolan, Jr., USMC

Commanding General

I Marine Expeditionary Force

 
 
 

Wednesday, January 30

10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m

Innovation: How Do We Get It In A Military Bureaucracy?

VIDEO

 

Moderator:

The Honorable Jay M. Cohen

Principal, The Chertoff Group

former Under Secretary for Science and Technology

U.S. Department of Homeland Security

and former Chief of Naval Research

Department of the Navy

 
Panelists:

Mr. Matthew E. Gaston

Director
Software Engineering Institute Innovation Center

 

RADM Matthew L. Klunder, USN

Chief of Naval Research/Director

Innovation, Technology Requirements, and Test & Evaluation

 

RADM Terry B. Kraft, USN

Commander

Navy Warfare Development Command

 

MajGen Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr., USMC

USMC Representative to the Quadrennial Defense Review

 
 
 

Wednesday, January 30

1:30 p.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Best of the Best: What Will It Take To Keep Them?

VIDEO

 

Moderator:

VADM James M. Zortman, USN (Ret.)

former Commander

Naval Air Forces

 
Panelists:

LCDR David Ducazau, USN

Training Officer

Naval Special Warfare Command

 

LCDR Andrew Koy, Sr., USN

Deputy Executive Assistant

Commander Naval Surface Forces, Pacific Fleet

 

Capt Luis F. Mejia, USMC

Battalion Operations Officer

I Marine Expeditionary Force

 

LT Brendan Negle, USN

Officer

Naval Air Training and Operating Procedures Standardization HSM-78 Blue Hawks

 
 
 

Wednesday, January 30

3:15 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Cyber Security: How Do We Balance the Cost with the Risk?

(1 CEU: A+, Network +, Security+ or CASP)

VIDEO

 

Moderator:

VADM Herbert A. Browne, USN (Ret.)

former Deputy Commander

U.S. Space Command

 

Panelists:

Mr. Robert J. Carey

Deputy Chief Information Officer

Department of Defense

 

RADM Robert E. Day, Jr., USCG

Assistant Commandant

Command, Control, Communications, Computer

CIO and Director

Coast Guard Cyber Command, Pre-Commissioning Detachment

 

Mr. Terry Halvorsen

Chief Information Officer

Department of the Navy

 

BGen Kevin J. Nally, USMC

DON/Deputy CIO (U.S. Marine Corps)

Command, Control Communications and Computers, Marine Corps

 
 
 

Thursday, January 31

10:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Chinese Navy: Operational Challenge or Potential Partner?

VIDEO

 

Moderator:

Dr. David M. Finkelstein

Vice President and Director, China Studies

Center for Naval Analyses

 

Panelists:

 

Dr. Jacqueline Deal

President and CEO

Long-Term Strategy Group

 

CAPT Jim Fanell, USN

Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence and Information Operations

U.S. Pacific Fleet

 

Maj Christopher I. Johnson, USMC

Olmsted Scholar

Hong Kong University

and Logistics Officer

Marine Barracks

Washington, DC

 

Mr. Toshi Yoshihara

Professor and John A. van Beuren Chair of Asia-Pacific Studies Strategy and Policy

Naval War College

Author, Red Star over the Pacific