January 29 - 31, 2020
 Hilton Alexandria Mark Center

Main Conference Day 1

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

9:00 am - 9:15 am Chairperson Opening Remarks

Thomas Edward Morehouse Jr. - Chairman, Operational Energy 2020
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Thomas Edward Morehouse Jr.

Chairman
Operational Energy 2020

9:30 am - 10:30 am Addressing Current Technologies And Necessary Modernization In Operational Energy Solutions To Advance Soldier Lethality

Colonel Chris Barnwell - Chief, Field Experiments Division, Joint Modernization Command, US Army

·         Providing solutions to extend soldiers’ range, endurance, flexibility, mobility and resilience
·         Developing sources compatible with future weapons
· Adjusting existing solutions to provide operational longevity
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Colonel Chris Barnwell

Chief, Field Experiments Division, Joint Modernization Command
US Army

10:30 am - 11:15 am Networking Break

11:15 am - 12:15 pm Providing Mobile Nuclear Power Plants In Support of Ground Operation


·         Addressing current capabilities and implementations
·         Discussing potential applications for future battlefield
·         Providing MNPP as a means of risk reduction and source for high-power equipment operation

12:15 pm - 1:15 pm Lunch

1:15 pm - 3:00 pm Solar-Kinetic-Hydro: An Over View Of Current Programs And Breakthroughs Of NREL

Dr. Peter F. Green - Deputy Laboratory Director for Science and Technology, NREL

·         Reducing traditional energy footprint by providing reliable renewable alternatives
·         Reviewing existing technologies and their possible military applications
·         Creating collaborative networks to allow better cooperation and faster advancement
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Dr. Peter F. Green

Deputy Laboratory Director for Science and Technology
NREL

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Discussing Single And Multi-Source Generators


·         Exploring hybrid technologies for maximum power accessibility
·         Expanding accessibility with minimal power production impact
· Delivering tested, reliable technologies and reducing operational risk

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm Networking Break

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm Advancing Hydrogen Power Sourcing Through Nanostructures


·         Utilizing water sources for operational power generation
·         Exploring Aluminum Alloys for hydro power installations
Assessing emerging commercial technologies for defense adaptation

4:15 pm - 5:00 pm AFRL Future Disruptive Technologies To Support Hypersonic Systems

Douglas Dudis Lead - AFRL Energy Office, US Air Force
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Douglas Dudis Lead

AFRL Energy Office
US Air Force

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Thomas Edward Morehouse Jr.

Chairman
Operational Energy 2020