Jeffrey Boulware

Technical Director Joint Integrated Air and Missile Defense Organization

Dr. Boulware serves as the Technical Director and Deputy Division Chief for the Joint Integrated Air and Missile Defense Organization (JIAMDO) within the J8’s Deputy Directorate for Force Protection (DDFP). As Technical Director, he is the senior scientific and technical advisor to JIAMDO, overseeing research, development, and acquisition associated with integrated air and missile defense. As the Deputy Division Chief, he executes all aspects of the JIAMDO mission to support the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) by coordinating development of air and missile defense capabilities. Dr. Boulware’s prior experience spans scientific research and development, systems engineering, test and evaluation, program management, and acquisition for the government, private sector, and a Federally Funded Research and Development Center (FFRDC). His research activities include theoretical and experimental fluid mechanics, wind tunnel testing, microgravity testing, arcjet testing, space exploration architecture design, and cryogenic magnetohydrodynamics. Within the public sector, he has worked at the Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center, Air Force Sustainment Center, and the National Reconnaissance Office. He holds a PhD in Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering from Utah State University, a Master of Military Operational Art and Sciences from Air University, a Master of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics from the University of Washington, and a Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics and Astronautics from the University of Washington. He is also an Associate Fellow of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics.

Main Day 2

Thursday, March 12th, 2020

10:00 AM December 3, 2020 | Online Agenda

1000 Registration & Networking


1200 Opening Remarks – LTG (R.) Richard Formica, Chairperson


1215 NORAD Overview: The Challenges, Priorities and Vision Forward

• The joint efforts and current priorities of the command

• Fast and reliable systems in support of decision making while operating in a bi-national territory 

General Glen D. VanHerck, Commander, North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command


1245 Overview of CDID programs and efforts in support of offensive and defensive fires

 Colonel Tony Behrens, Director, Fires CDID, Army Futures Command


1315 Networking Break


1400 Hypersonic Weapons: An Offense-Defense Mix

 Melanie M. Marlowe, Senior Associate (non-resident), Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS)


1430 Space and Strategic Missile Defense Contribution to Army’s Multi-Domain Operations and IAMD

 Richard De Fatta, Director, Space and Missile Defense Center of Excellence, USASMDC


1500 JIAMDO’s overview of efforts and priorities 

Dr. Jeffrey C. Boulware, Technical Director, Joint Integrated Air and Missile Defense Organization (JIAMDO)


1530 Closing Remarks – LTG (R.) Richard Formica, Chairperson


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