Industrial Base 2025
A discussion of where the defense industrial base is headed, what the challenges are, and what DoD needs from its industry partners in the future. This is particularly important in light of the July 21, 2017 Presidential Executive Order on Assessing and Strengthening the Manufacturing and Defense Industrial Base and Supply Chain Resiliency of the United States.
Dr. David Lambert, Chief Scientist, Munitions Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory will open the meeting on September 20 and speak about the mission of the AFRL Munitions Directorate and what it needs from the Defense Industrial Base.
Ms. Adele Ratcliff, Director, International Manufacturing & Innovation, ODASD MIPB will address the meeting on Thursday, September 21 to speak about manufacturing accelerator programs.
The Manufacturing Division is teamed with Gulf Coast Chapter of NDIA to host this important meeting at the Doolittle Institute in Ft Walton Beach, FL.
See the full agenda here