Agenda Day 3

8:00 am - 9:50 am REGISTRATION & BREAKFAST

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Lieutenant General (R) Richard Formica

Future Indirect Fires Chairman
Vice President, Strategic Accounts CALIBRE Systems Inc.

9:00 am - 9:45 am The Five Year Challenge: Reviewing Howitzer Shells, Rockets And Missiles Guided Multiple Launch Rocket Systems

• Outlining GMLRS and modernization efforts
• Viewing dual-purpose improved conventional munitions and the alternative warhead variants to service area targets
• Expanding adaptability to Multiple Launch Rocket System and High Mobility Artillery Rocket System launchers

9:45 am - 10:30 am Exploring MCBL Ongoing Efforts To Support C2 for Future Indirect Fires Advancement

• Evaluating the continuous work with DARPA
• Understanding the Adaptive C2 to maximize FIF and other future effects on A2AD missions
• Answering the need for Adaptive C2 related to FIF in the MDO environment

10:30 am - 11:15 am NETWORKING BREAK

11:15 am - 12:00 pm Addressing The Current Threat And The Indirect Fires Gap Of The US Army

Dr. David E. Johnson - Principal Researcher, RAND Corporation

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Dr. David E. Johnson

Principal Researcher
RAND Corporation

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Multinational Fires in Large Scale Ground Combat Operations/ Multi-Domain Environment: the French Army perspective

Lieutenant Colonel Nicolas KONIECZNY - French Liaison Officer (FA and ADA) to the Fires Center of Excellence, French Army
• French Army Fires Organization and Road to Modernization
• Task Force Wagram: Lessons Learned from Operations (Operation Inherent Resolve/Operation Chammal)
• Interoperability with French Army and Multinational Partners
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Lieutenant Colonel Nicolas KONIECZNY

French Liaison Officer (FA and ADA) to the Fires Center of Excellence
French Army

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm LUNCH

1:45 pm - 3:30 pm Industry Panel - The cross sector challenges and the vision for proving future solutions


2:45 pm - 3:30 pm NETWORKING BREAK

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm Commanders' Panel: Sharing Ideas And Creating A Road Map For Advanced Artillery

• Reviewing existing Artillery Technologies presented throughout the program
• Pointing out the technologies and gaps that need further covering and prioritizing
• Creating a realistic and hyper-realistic technological road map for a smarter mortar future
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Lieutenant General (R) Richard Formica

Future Indirect Fires Chairman
Vice President, Strategic Accounts CALIBRE Systems Inc.