September 23 - 25, 2019
DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown Orlando

2019 Synthetic & Simulation Training Speakers


Jim Blake
Former Program Executive Officer | PEO STRI
CHAIRMAN | Synthetic and Simulation Training
Brigadier General Michael E. Sloane
Program Executive Officer
Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (PEO STRI)
Colonel Robert H. Epstein
Air Force Agency for Modeling and Simulation (AFAMS)
Joe B. Parson Jr.
Highly Qualified Expert, Senior Technical Advisor
Synthetic Training Environment Cross Functional Team (STE-CFT) | U.S. Army Futures Command
Colonel Johnny Cochran
Deputy Director, Close Combat Lethality Task Force
Office of the Secretary of Defense
Earl Miller
Branch Chief, Special Operations Forces Planning, Rehearsal, and Execution Preparation (SOFPREP)
U.S. Special Operations Command (U.S. SOCOM)
Eric Seeland
N72 Fleet/Joint Training Technologies
U.S. Fleet Forces Command (USFF), U.S. Navy
Scott Nutter
General Manager, Pilot Learning & Development
Dr. Tom Creel
Senior Scientist & Geomatics Technical Executive
National Geospatial-Intelligence Agency (NGA)
Major Travis Sheets (U.S. Air Force)
Director of Operations, Designated Federal Officer
Defense Innovation Board
Dr. Kevin Gluck
Principal Cognitive Scientist
Air Force Research Laboratory
Dr. Christine Covas-Smith
Division Chief, Future Learning Environments
Air Education and Training Command | U.S. Air Force
Ruben Garza
Defense Medical Modeling & Simulation Office (J7)
Benjamin Noel
Executive Director, Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy
University of Central Florida
Jennifer McArdle
Non-Resident Fellow
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments
Dr. Ulrik Christensen
Area9 Lyceum