Meet the Direct Energy Summit Speakers:

Executive Team


Shuki Hasson
Shuki Hasson
Program Director
IDGA

Speaker faculty


The Honorable Ellen M. Lord
The Honorable Ellen M. Lord
Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment
DoD
General James M. Holmes
General James M. Holmes
Commander, Air Combat Command
USAF
Lieutenant General Neil Thurgood
Lieutenant General Neil Thurgood
Director
Army Hypersonics, Directed Energy, Space and Rapid Acquisition, Army Space and Missile Defense Command, US Army
Dr. Kelly D. Hammett
Dr. Kelly D. Hammett
Director, Directed Energy Directorate
Air Force Research Laboratory
Dr. Thomas J. Karr
Dr. Thomas J. Karr
Assistant Director of Directed Energy
OUSD(R&E)
Dr. Shari Feth
Dr. Shari Feth
Program Executive, Advanced Technology
Missile Defense Agency
Dr. Steven T. Fiorino
Dr. Steven T. Fiorino
Director, Center for Directed Energy, Department of Engineering Physics
AFIT
COL Gary Beard
COL Gary Beard
TCM Air Defense Artillery
US Army
Dr. Michael   Jirjis
Dr. Michael Jirjis
Directed Energy Experimentation Lead, AF Strategic Development Planning & Experimentation
Air Foce Research Laboratory (AFRL)
Bradley Stanley
Bradley Stanley
Team Leader, Power Platform Team
C5ISR Center, Command Power & Integration Directorate U.S. Army CCDC
Peter Huessy
Peter Huessy
Director of Strategic Deterrence Studies
The Mitchell Institute for Aerospace Studies
Tom Karako
Tom Karako
Senior Fellow, International Security Program and Director, Missile Defense Project
Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS