International Fighter USA

July 28 - 30, 2020 | Washington, D.C.

CONFERENCE DAY ONE

8:00 am - 8:50 am REGISTRATION & MORNING NETWORKING

While registering for the Main Summit Day 1, enjoy your morning cup of coffee, light
snacks and lively peer-to-peer conversation.

8:50 am - 9:00 am CHAIRPERSON'S OPENING REMARKS

9:00 am - 9:30 am The Evolution of the 5th Generation Air Force; Matching our mindset with our capabilities

General Charles Q. Brown, Jr - Commander of US Pacific Air Forces, USAF
·         PACAF STRATEGY
·         5TH Generation Capabilities and Associated Mindset
·         Vision of the Future Environment
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General Charles Q. Brown, Jr

Commander of US Pacific Air Forces
USAF

9:30 am - 10:00 am Maximizing Efficiency Of Existing Fighter Jets While Transitioning Into The 5th Generation And Planning For The Future

Major General Kevin A. Huyck - Director of Operations, Headquarters Air Combat Command, USAF
• Expanding current USAF fighter capabilities and the required back support
• Mapping existing and missing links to establish full F-22 and F-35 integration
• Repurposing F-15 and F-16 to support broader missions and serve as a generational gap buffer
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Major General Kevin A. Huyck

Director of Operations, Headquarters Air Combat Command
USAF

10:00 am - 10:30 am Poland’s Air Component Command vision for future fighter cooperation

Brigadier General Ireneusz Starzynski - Deputy Commander Air Operations Centre, Polish Air Component Command
• Evaluating challenges in supporting NATO Policing Missions
• Assessing modernization requirements to support Poland’s Air combat advancement
• Addressing Polish-US shared vision for establishing a permanent USAF base in Poland
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Brigadier General Ireneusz Starzynski

Deputy Commander Air Operations Centre
Polish Air Component Command

10:30 am - 11:15 am NETWORKING BREAK


11:15 am - 11:45 am Rugged Computing for Airborne Mission Success

Mike Stucki - Director of Business Development, Systel Inc.
• Designing rugged for mission-critical applications and ecosystems
• Incorporating sophisticated electronics architecture for advanced sensor integration and data fusion
• Leveraging next-gen technologies to deploy AI at the Edge


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Mike Stucki

Director of Business Development
Systel Inc.

11:45 am - 12:15 pm Lessons learned from deploying the 5th generation and France’s vision for the future fighter follow to the joint Franco-German cooperation to lead the way to the future

Major General Frederic Parisot - Deputy Chief of Staff for Procurement, The French Air Force

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Major General Frederic Parisot

Deputy Chief of Staff for Procurement
The French Air Force

12:15 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch


1:15 pm - 1:45 pm Strengthening Alliances and Partnerships in Multi-Generational, Multi-Domain World

Ms. Kelli L. Seybolt - Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, USAF
• Working with partners and allies across the capability spectrum
• Enhancing interoperability and partner integration
• Optimizing FMS processes through Commoditization
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Ms. Kelli L. Seybolt

Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs
USAF

1:45 pm - 2:15 pm The Future of Close Air Support

Colonel Michael R. Drowley - Commander of the 355th Fighter Wing, USAF
• Managing and improving capabilities of light attack jets
• Analyzing the opportunities of using light attack fighters for broader missions
• Investing in the development of the light attack new generation (OA-X/AT-X)
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Colonel Michael R. Drowley

Commander of the 355th Fighter Wing
USAF

2:15 pm - 2:45 pm Addressing Current Modernization Efforts, The Generational Gaps And The US Marines Vision For Future Fighters

Lieutenant General Steven R. Rudder - Deputy Commandant for Aviation, USMC
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Lieutenant General Steven R. Rudder

Deputy Commandant for Aviation
USMC

2:45 pm - 3:30 pm NETWORKING BREAK


3:30 pm - 4:00 pm Cross Military Challenges And Solutions In Management And Operation Of A Multi-Generational Air Power

Vice Admiral Ron A. Boxall - Director, Force Structure, Resources and Assessment (J8), Joint Chiefs of Staff
• Focusing efforts on improving capabilities for 4th and 5th Generation in light of the adaptation challenges
• Mapping cross-Military challenges and goals regarding providing support and upgrades for existing products
• Sharing thoughts and vision for the 6th Generation fighters
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Vice Admiral Ron A. Boxall

Director, Force Structure, Resources and Assessment (J8)
Joint Chiefs of Staff

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm Inventing the Future: Munition Technology Solutions for Advanced Fighters

Colonel Garry Haase - Director for Munitions Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, USAF
• Exploring the current possibilities for Fighter jet munition systems
• Defining the top priority systems required to maximize Fighter jet lethality
• Identifying accessible technologies to connect light attack jets to advanced fighters
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Colonel Garry Haase

Director for Munitions Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory
USAF

4:30 pm - 5:00 pm Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

5:00 pm - 5:00 pm POST CONFERENCE NETWORKING

Continue the conversation by getting together with new and old friends after the conference over refreshing libations.