FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
IDGA’s Command and Control Summit will Feature Briefs from PEO C3T, TRADOC, MCCDC, USJFCOM, DISA, ARL, MARCORSYCOM, DARPA and Others
New York, NY, June 3, 2010- The Institute for Defense and Government Advancement (IDGA) announces its Command and Control Summit, to take place on June 28-30, 2010 at the Sheraton National Hotel in Arlington, VA.
In its 2nd year, the Command and Control Summit will identify vital warfighter requirements and support the development of essential C2 capabilities to improve situational awareness in theater.
The Summit will delve into critical topics such as requirements and development efforts to close C2 capability gaps, US Army and Marine Crops efforts to prioritize needs to Combatant Commanders and the latest efforts from USJFCOM and DISA to standardize and deliver Joint and Coalition command and control capabilities.
The distinguished speaker faculty includes:
• BG Lee Price, USA, Program Executive Officer, PEO C3T
• Marty M. Westphal, SES, Executive Director, Joint Capability Development Directorate Forward, U.S. Joint Forces Command
• Mike Eixenberger, HQE, Deputy Director, LANDWARNET, US Army G-3/5/7
• MG Charles Cartwright, USA (RET), Vice President Programs, Raytheon Virtual Technology
• Mike Kelley, Deputy TRADOC Capability Manager, Platform Battle Command and Combat ID
The Summit also features a Technology Demonstration Day on June 28, 2010. This series of workshops is dedicated to advancing visibility and awareness of dismounted combat units, improving measurement and assessment of situational awareness and maximizing limited ISR assets more effectively.
Command and Control is sponsored by DRS Technologies, Elbit Systems of America, Raytheon and Sierra Nevada Corporation. To learn more about the Command and Control Summit, visit www.C2event.com, download the event brochure or call 1-800-882-8684. More information on Command and Control practices can be found in the resource center of the event website.
The Institute for Defense & Government Advancement (IDGA) is a non-partisan information-based organization dedicated to the promotion of innovative ideas in public service and defense through live conferences and events. We bring together speaker panels and events comprised of military and government professionals while attracting delegates with decision-making power from military, government, and defense industries.
In addition to our live events, IDGA also offers an online community dedicated to providing defense industry professionals with breaking defense news, business opportunities, introductions, podcasts, webinars, and presentations from key industry leaders. Members of our online community are able to extend their live event experience and interact with the defense industry by leveraging the opportunity to network, share ideas, best practices, and business solutions.