July 10 | Next Generation Air Dominance and Global Future Programs

8:00 am - 8:50 am Breakfast & Registration

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairman Opening Remarks

9:00 am - 9:45 am DoD R&E Efforts to Deliver a Next Generation Fighter

  • Current research efforts to transfer NGAD program from concept to actualization
  • R&E efforts in support of full deployment and advancement of current fighters
  • Engineering innovation for future warfare and next generation fighter munition

9:45 am - 10:30 am Technology That Works for All – Addressing Current Next Generation Efforts Across Allies

  • Discussing the future ‘must haves’ to maintain air dominance and the impact of the multi-role fighter
  • Budgeting for the anticipated operational and logistics price tag
  • Recognizing military-industry cooperation to assure efficient delivery of required product 

10:30 am - 11:15 am NETWORKING BREAK

11:15 am - 12:00 pm Penetrating Counter Air: The Future Technologies Needed To Insure Air Superiority For US And Its Allies

  • Assessing the risks and finding the right balance between manned and unmanned fighters
  • Pointing out the top priorities to change the face of future acquisition
  • Competition value and how opening doors to new players will push the industry to provide the best solutions

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Providing Relevant Munition Solutions To Support Broader Fighter Missions

  • Exploring the current possibilities of integrating Directed Energy Systems
  • Defining the top priority systems required to maximize lethality
  • Identifying necessary technologies and software to assure interoperability  

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Lunch

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm HOTWASH : An Open Platform For Thought Exchange

Take the time to share your thoughts on special topics that weren’t addressed throughout the program, challenge the community’s perceptions and offer perspective on the future.
Let’s get uncomfortable!

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm Program Director Closing Remarks

Shuki Hasson - Program Director, IDGA

Shuki Hasson

Program Director