April 29 - May 01, 2019
Detroit

Main Conference Day 2

8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration & Morning Networking

Brigadier General (R) David P. Komar, Former Director of Capabilities Developments Directorate ARCIC at US Army

Brigadier General (R) David P. Komar

Former Director of Capabilities Developments Directorate ARCIC
US Army

9:00 am - 9:45 am Army Industrial Design Overview; Future Ground Combat Vehicles

Guenter Nyanankpe, Industrial Designer at Emerging Capabilities Office U.S. Army CCDC-GVSC

Guenter Nyanankpe

Industrial Designer
Emerging Capabilities Office U.S. Army CCDC-GVSC

9:45 am - 10:30 am Groundbreaking Innovation for Solving GCVs’ Greatest S&T Challenges

·· Pioneering lightweight material and power and energy solutions to improve GCV mobility and protection
·· Innovating artificial intelligence, machine learning, sensors fusion, and advanced networks to multiply GCV effectiveness
·· Transitioning additive manufacturing and advanced repair technologies to the warfighter
David B. Dunn, Jr., P.E., Division Head at UDRI’s Power and Energy Division

David B. Dunn, Jr., P.E.

Division Head
UDRI’s Power and Energy Division

10:30 am - 11:15 am Networking Break and Demo Drive

Brigadier General (R) David P. Komar, Former Director of Capabilities Developments Directorate ARCIC at US Army

Brigadier General (R) David P. Komar

Former Director of Capabilities Developments Directorate ARCIC
US Army

Craig Langhauser, Programs Manager at Collins Aerospace

Craig Langhauser

Programs Manager
Collins Aerospace

LTC (R) Misty Martin, CEO at M3 Defense Consulting

LTC (R) Misty Martin

CEO
M3 Defense Consulting

Rick Wyrembelski, Vice President of Strategic Programs and Partnering at Ricardo Defense

Rick Wyrembelski

Vice President of Strategic Programs and Partnering
Ricardo Defense

Craig Powell, VP Business Development - Global ISR at Systel USA

Craig Powell

VP Business Development - Global ISR
Systel USA

12:15 pm - 1:00 pm Electromechanical Actuation: Using Rotary Actuation in Place of Traditional Linear Actuation


Tim McGee, Business Development Manager at Curtiss-Wright

Tim McGee

Business Development Manager
Curtiss-Wright

Scott Roemig, Engineering Manager at Curtiss-Wright

Scott Roemig

Engineering Manager
Curtiss-Wright

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Networking Luncheon

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Next Generation Power Solutions for GCVs: Lessons Learned from Electrification and Hydrogen Fuel Systems

- Reducing repair costs by manufacturing only the parts needed
- Reducing repair and maintenance times by cutting logistics burdens
- Increasing troop readiness by enabling quick repairs of mission-essential equipment
Dean McGrew, Team Leader Powertrain Electrification Team Ground Vehicle Systems Center at US Army

Dean McGrew

Team Leader Powertrain Electrification Team Ground Vehicle Systems Center
US Army

Kari Drotleff, Program Manager at Fuel Cell Technology

Kari Drotleff

Program Manager
Fuel Cell Technology

3:00 pm - 3:15 pm Chairperson’s Closing Remarks