July 29 - 31, 2019
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 - 9:45 am Maximizing Efficiency Of Existing Fighter Jets While Transitioning Into The 5th Generation And Planning For The Future

-    Expanding current USAF fighters 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 generational gap buffer
Major General Kevin A. Huyck, Director of Operations, Headquarters Air Combat Command at USAF

Major General Kevin A. Huyck

Director of Operations, Headquarters Air Combat Command
USAF

9:45 am - 10:30 am Gearing Up For A Faster, Stronger And Technologically Reliant Air Combat

- Integrating DEW to maximize lethality of 5th generation fighters
- Establishing common tactical picture – beyond IFDL, MADL, and Link 16
- Evaluating the F-35 lightning II electro-optical targeting system (EOTS)

10:30 am - 11:15 am NETWORKING BREAK


11:15 am - 12:00 pm The Royal Canadian Air Force’s Vision For Replacing Its Boeing CF-18A/B Hornet fleet.

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Industry Panel: Adapting To The Airspace Growing Demands While Improving The Excising Products

- Focusing efforts on improving capabilities for 4 and 5 generation in light of the adaptation challenges 
- Mapping cross industry challenges and goals regarding providing support and upgrades for excising products
- Sharing the industry’s focus on the 6th generation fighters

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch

All the morning hustle and bustle has probably made for a much needed lunch break! Join us for lunch and make new
friends at your table

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm Exploring The ‘wingman’: Current and Future UAS’s supporting, mediating and operating alongside manned fighter jets

- Evaluating the capabilities of existing tactical UAS as a stand-alone fighter and as a support for manned fighters
-Exceeding current maneuverability skills to adjust for a UAS dependent battlefield
- Assessing UAS potential to function as an economic alternative for light attack missions 

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm USAF Measures To Maximizing The Light Attack Fighters Deployment Proficiency And Usability

-Managing and improving capabilities of the 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)
Colonel Michael R. Drowley, Commander of the 355th Fighter Wing at USAF

Colonel Michael R. Drowley

Commander of the 355th Fighter Wing
USAF

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm NETWORKING BREAK

Take a moment to recharge form the afternoon sessions!

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm Providing Relevant Munition Solution To Support Broader Light Attack Missions

- Exploring the current possibilities for light attack jet munition systems
- Defining the top priority systems required to maximize light attack jet lethality
- Identifying accessible technologies to connect light attack jets to advanced fighters 

4:45 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.

8:00 pm - 8:00 pm DINNER HOSTED BY SPONSORS