Agenda

I.  Emerging Service and Government Requirements, Needs & Opportunities

OPENNING ADDRESSES:

U.S. COAST GUARD KEYNOTE ADDRESS

“ISR for Maritime Domain Awareness: USCG Needs & Requirements”
REAR ADMIRAL ROBERT HAYES
Assistant Commandant for Intelligence,U.S. Coast Guard

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AIR FORCE COMBAT COMMAND KEYNOTE ADDRESS

“ACC/A589 Next Generation ISR Needs & Requirements”
MR. JOHN VONA
Chief, Intelligence Systems Division, Plans, Programs & Requirements Directorate, HQ Air Combat Command, USAF, Joint Base Langley-Eustis

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NORTH AMERICAN AEROSPACE DEFENSE COMMAND ADDRESS

“NORAD Strategic ISR Programs, Platforms, Payloads, & Technologies”
MR. STEVEN E. ARMSTRONG
Chief, NORAD Strategic Engagement, Deputy Chief, NORAD Operations

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U.S. GOVERNMENT ACCOUNTABILITY OFFICE

“GAO Perspective: Integration and Efficiencies of DoD’s ISR Enterprise”
DR. JOSEPH KIRSCHBAUM
Director, Defense Capabilities and Management, U.S. Government Accountability Office

 

“Changing Paradigms to Expand Partner Nation ISR Sharing”
■ MR. PAUL GEIER
National Geospatial Intelligence Agency (NGA), formerly Air Force Deputy ISR Interoperability, AF/A2CJ

“Advancements in Sensor Technologies for the Warfighter”
■ COLONEL ANTHONY SANCHEZ, USA
Project Manager, Terrestrial Sensors, Program Executive Office Intelligence Electronic Warfare & Sensors (PEO IEW&S)

“Navy Testing of ISR Asset Capabilities”
■ MR. MICHAEL SAID
Assistant Deputy for T&E, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Research, Development, Test and Evaluation (ASN (RD&A)

“US PACOM JCTD ISR Technology”
■ COLONEL (USAF RET) GREGORY POWER. PHD.
Liaison for Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense Emerging Capability and Prototyping and the Joint Capability Technology Demonstration Program, Science and Technology (S&T) Office at the United States Pacific Command (USPACOM). (tentative)

“ISR Technical Operations, Capabilities and Requirements”
■ MR. STEVE CASTILLO
Senior Manager, Airborne ISR Systems, Sandia National Labs

 

II. Next Generation Airborne ISR Interoperability and Emerging Capabilities within a Secure ISR Network

“Next Generation ISR: An Enterprise Integration Perspective”
■ MR. RALPH WADE
Vice President, Lead, Navy and Marine Corps C4ISR, Booz Allen Hamilton

“Airborne SATCOM Solutions for Secure Connectivity and Situational Awareness”
■ MR. KARL FUCHS
Vice President of Technology, iDirect Government

“Automated Video and Image Processing”
■ DR. ANDREW KORB 
Chief Scientist, Korb Space Systems

 

III. Future Data and Sensor Integration Collection, Platforms, Trends and FMV Capabilities

“Key Advancements in BLOS Communications for Airborne ISR”
MR. RICK LOBER
Vice President and General Manager, Defense and Intelligence Systems (DISD), Hughes Network Systems, LLC

“Air/Space Integration of ISR Capabilities”
■ MR. TRIP CARTER
Strategy and Business Development Director, Special Programs, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Co.

• Cross-cue Between Domains
• ISR Fusion for Advanced Missions
• Collaboration Across DoD, Intel and Commercial Markets

“NextGen ISR: Are We Aiming at the Right Targets?”
■ DR. SHERIN KAMAL
Chief Scientist, Engineering, SAIC

• Is NextGen ISR “more of the same”? Or Have New Requirements & Constraints Emerged?
• How do Electronic Warfare Battle Management and Battlefield IoT impact the military’s future need for ISR?
• What Role do Data Analytics Play in ISR? How Can it Become a Hindrance, Not an Enabler?
• While the Military Must Avoid Paralysis by Analysis, it Must Also Avoid Knee-jerk Adoption of Emerging Technologies Just Because…They Are Emerging.

“ISR Analytics: Information In-Formation”
■ DR. RAVI RAVICHANDRAN
Director, Strategic Development, Fusion Battle Management and Computing Technology Group, BAE Systems

“High Quality, Low Latency FMV for the Warfighter”
■ MR. ANDY VAUGHN
Executive Vice President, North American Sales, Haivision

“Advanced EO/IR Sensor Systems for Military/Government ISR”
■ MR. TIM CRONIN
Director, Special Capability Sensors, Surveillance and Targeting Systems, Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems

“Next Generation High Performing ISR Systems”
■ COLONEL (USA-ret) JOSEPH GREEN
Senior Director, nContext Programs, Sierra Nevada Corporation