2018 Agenda

 

 

Tuesday, 21 August 2018

Technical Interchange Meeting

Emerging Threats UAS and C-UAS

SECRET/NOFORN Session

 

US ONLY Session

As of 19 August 2018

0700  0800

Registration in AEgis Technologies Group Inc  410 Jan Davis Drive, Huntsville, AL  Main Floor Conference Center

0800 0810

Opening Comments:  Mr. Jim Charlton, President, Pathfinder Chapter, AUVSI;

Mr. Mike Schexnayder, President, AFCEA Huntsville   

Mr. Del Beilstein – AEgis Technologies Group

0810 0820

Security Comments:  Beth Fitzsimmons FSO AEgis Technologies Group,                      

Mr. Joe Parker Defense Security Services,

Mr. Denver Betts AMRDEC S1Div.

0820 0845 Keynote Speaker:   Mr Michael Schexnayder
0845 0940

Emerging Threats Panel

Confirmed: MSIC, NGIC, FBI-TEDAC

Invited: NAVAIR, JIDO, DHS, NCTC

0940 1000 Break / Intermission / Networking
1000 1100

Precision Navigation & Timing (PNT) - Panel  Chair Mr William Nelson SES SMDC confirmed

Confirmed: SMDC, AMRDEC, Leidos, PEO Missiles & Space

 

 1100 1145

Counter UAS -

Confirmed: SMDC HEL, NGIC,  AMRDEC, AFNorth

 

 1145

 1300

LUNCH on your own

1300 1430

Counter UAS -

Confirmed: SMDC HEL, NGIC,  AMRDEC, AFNorth

 

1430 1450 Break / Intermission / Networking
1450 1545

Upcoming Opportunities - 

Confirmed: FBI TEDAC, NGIC, AMRDEC

Invited: JIDO, NAVAIR PMA-263, MAGTF

1545 1640

End User Feedback - Panel Chair

Confirmed: AL-ANG,  NGIC

 

1640

 1650

Closing Comments  

James Charlton, President, Pathfinder Chapter, AUVSI;

Mike Schexnayder, President, AFCEA Huntsville

1700

 1900

Ice Breaker

 

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Commercial & State Day

UNCLASSIFIED / SENSITIVE INFORMATION

0700  0800 Registration in Lower level (east end), Saturn V Hall, Davidson Center, USS&RC

0800

 0810

 Welcome: Mayor, City of Huntsville. AL    Mayor Tommy Battle  - confirmed

0810

 0815

OPENING COMMENTS: Jim Charlton, President, Pathfinder Chapter, AUVSI

0815

 0845 Day 2 Morning Keynote - Ms Robbie Hood (NOAA UAS Program Director, Retired)

0845

 0945

Day 2 Morning Panel #1  Public Safety -- Perspectives and Lessons Learned   (Mr. John Walker – Panel Chair)

- Mr Brian Hastings (Alabama EMA Director)  - confirmed

- Mr Travis Potter (FEMA Region IV USA Coordinator)  - confirmed

- Mr Pierre LeRoux (Applied Research Associates / Madison County Sheriff Reserve Deputy)  - confirmed

- Sgt Kel Roberts (Hartselle, AL  Police Dept)  - confirmed

- Chief Steve Perry (Madison City Emergency Manager / Fire Rescue BN Chief)  - confirmed

0945  1015 Morning Break at Exhibit Area, Saturn V Hall
1015  1130

Day 2 Morning Panel #2 Public Safety -- Policy and Certifications ( Mr. John Walker – Panel Chair)

- Dr. John Eagerton – (Chief Aeronautics Bureau, Alabama State DOT) - confirmed

- Mr. Peter Acevedo – (FAA Aviation Safety Inspector - UAS Program Manager) - confirmed

- Mr. Kyle Snyder (Director, NextGen Air Transportation Center (NGAT)) - confirmed

- Ms Tracy Lamb (AUVSI VP of Regulatory and Safety Affairs / TOPS Manager) - confirmed

- Mr. Jerry Hendrix (Exec Director, FAA Test Site - Lone Star UAS Center) - confirmed

1130  1300  Lunch on your own
1300  1330 Day 2 Afternoon Keynote - Mr Dallas Brooks, AUVSI Chairman of the Board - confirmed
1330   1430

Day 2 Afternoon Panel #1 BVLOS Update, Current State of Technology, Policy and Regulation  ( Mr. Jay Willmott - Panel Chair) - confirmed

- Ms Catherine Bramlett (BNSF Railway UAS Program Operations Manager) - confirmed

- Mr. John Lambert (University of Central Florida) - confirmed

- Mr. Brandon-Dean Morris (Security and Emergency Response Training Center) - confirmed

1430   1500
Afternoon Break at Exhibit Hall
1500 1530  BNSF Railway, Improving Public Safety with BVLOS UAS Operations  -                                                                                                                                                                    Catherine Bramlett (BNSF Railway UAS Program Operations Manager)
1530   1700

Day 2 Afternoon Panel #2  Update on Accessing Airspace Initiatives -   (Mr. Dallas Brooks – Panel Chair)  -  confirmed

- Ms Tracy Lamb (AUVSI VP of Regulatory and Safety Affairs / TOPS Manager) - confirmed

- Mr Chris Duling (Rotorcraft Systems Engineering and Simulation Center, UAH)  -  confirmed

- FAA - invited

1700 

 2000

    Pathfinder Reception in Saturn V Hall Exhibit Area

 

 

 

Wednesday, 22 August 2018

Tech Talks 

In Exhibition Hall  Booths 13 / 14

 

Start Finish Title

0900

0915   Introduction to Tech Talks

0920

0940 Sagetech Corporation

0945

 1015

Break 

Please Visit the Exhibitors

1020

 1040 Harris Corporation
1040 1100

Nexutech

1100  1120

Real Time Innovations

 

1130 1300

Lunch   On Your Own

 

1300  1320  Rockwell Collins
1320 1340  UAV Factory
1340 1400 CALSPAN Corporation
1400 1420  
1430 1500

Break 

Please Visit the Exhibitors

1500 1520  
1520 1540  
1540 1600  
1600 1620  
1620 1640  
1640 1700  

 

 

Thursday, 23 August 2018

Defense & Federal Day

UNCLASSIFIED / SENSITIVE INFORMATION

0700  0800 Registration in Lower level (east end), Saturn V Hall, Davidson Center, USS&RC
0800  0810 Welcome: Mayor City of Madison, AL   Mayor Paul Finley - confirmed
0810   0815 Opening Comments for AUVSI Pathfinder  Jim Charlton
0815   0845 Day 3 Morning Keynote -  Dr David Burns (Manager NASA Marshall Space Flight Center Science Technology Office)  - confirmed
0845  0945 Day 3 Morning Panel #1 Future Autonomous Systems Opportunities Panel #1

-Ms Robbie Hood  ( NOAA UAS Director Retired )  - confirmed

-Mr. Ryan Strange (Army Corps of Engineers)  - confirmed

-TVA - Invited

0945  1015 Morning Break at Exhibit Hall
1015  1130

Morning Panel #2 TUAS Opportunities Panel, Dr Carlos Correia Moderator - invited

- Mr. Kelsey Haynes, APM, FTUAS - Invited

- Mr. Carson Wakefield, APM, SUAS – Invited

- MAJ M. Osmon, PM, NextGen - Invited

1130  1300

Pathfinder Luncheon

Order of Prometheus Awards Presentations

1300  1330 IDIQ for Supporting Air (manned & unmanned) Todd Richards, GSA - confirmed
1330  1400

BG Walter T Rugen  (Director Future Vertical Lift Cross Functional Team )  - confirmed

1400 1445 Mr. Johnny Baker (Maneuver Center of Excellence) - confirmed
1445  1530

 UAS Futures and how PM UAS supports the Army Futures Command (AFC) Cross Functional Team (CFT) construct.    COL Courtney Cote - invited

1530  1630

Day 3 Afternoon Panel #2   UAS Updates    ( COL (R) John Burke – Panel Chair) - confirmed

-LTC J. Sawyer  (PM UAS) - invited

-Ms M. Patton  (PM UAS) - invited

-LTC D. Griffin  (PM UAS) - invited

-TCM Recon/Attack - Invited

-TCM FVL - Invited

1630 1645

Closing Remarks

 

Notice:

Symposium open to U.S. Citizens only.  All attendees must present valid US identification upon registration.  Classified section only open to individuals with valid, active SECRET clearances. No notes allowed during Classified Session.