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

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

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

• 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
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

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

• 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
Brigadier General Ireneusz Starzynski, Deputy Commander Air Operations Centre at Polish Air Component Command

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

• 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


Mike Stucki, Director of Business Development at Systel Inc.

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 at The French Air Force

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

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

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

• 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)
Colonel Michael R. Drowley, Commander of the 355th Fighter Wing at USAF

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 at USMC

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

• 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
Vice Admiral Ron A. Boxall, Director, Force Structure, Resources and Assessment (J8) at Joint Chiefs of Staff

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

• 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
Colonel Garry Haase, Director for Munitions Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory at USAF

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.