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Keynote Speakers:

  • Government Keynote Speaker Dr. Paul Lehner (Abstract for Keynote Presentation).


The Simulation Century - Bringing Big Data to Life

In this session we will show how big data was used to resurrect and animate Victor Hugo and Alexander Hamilton.  Can we animate and get inside the heads of adversaries?  Build better teams?  Don’t miss this segment!

This year the Simulation Century Panel presentations will focus on technologies that help make big data come to life and be actionable, such as machine learning and simulation. These brief, high impact presentations will envision how 21st century technologies will shape humanity’s future.


The Senior Leader Panel - Digital Trends in Government and Industry

Senior Leaders from Government and Industry will share their insights on the role that M&S has in their organizations, their perspective on the issues and impact of M&S, and their thoughts on the gaps that M&S can fill in the future. Following their comments, attendees will have the opportunity to ask questions and gain a better understanding of the issues facing these leaders and the issues that M&S technology transformation can potentially address.

Moderator: RADM James Robb, USN (Ret), President, NTSA
Panel Members:

  • Jill Marlowe, Director, Research Directorate, NASA Langley Research Center
  • Jesse Citizen, Director, DoD Modeling and Simulation Center Coordination Office
  • Marty Vozzo, , Distributed Training Branch Head, NSWC Dahlgren Division/CDSA Dam Neck
  • Frank DiGiovanni, Deputy Chief of Naval Personnel (Invited)