Tuesday, October 16, 2018

6:30 am - 5:00 pm
6:30 - 7:15 am
7:15 - 7:30 am
MG James Boozer Sr., USA (Ret), Chief of Staff, NDIA
RADM Sinclair Harris, USN (Ret), Vice President, Business Development, Defense, LMI; Chair, Expeditionary Warfare Division, NDIA  
7:30 - 8:15 am
The Honorable James "Hondo" Geurts, Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisition)  
8:15 - 8:45 am
8:45 - 9:45 am
Moderator: Shon Brodie, Co-Director Maritime Expeditionary Warfare, United States Marine Corps
LtCol Ben Toyne, Australian Liaison Officer, U.S. Marine Corps
LtCol Christophe DeGand, French Liaison Officer, U.S. Marine Corps
LtCol Nimrod Gross, Israel Defense Forces Liaison Officer, U.S. Marine Corps
LtCol José Ignacio Yániz López, Spanish Liaison Officer, U.S. Marine Corps
LtCol Martin Collin, United Kingdom Liaison Officer, U.S. Marine Corps  
9:45 - 10:15 am
10:15 - 11:30 am
Moderator: Col Jim Strock, USMC (Ret), Jim Strock Consulting, LLC
Ronald O’Rourke, Naval Analyst, Congressional Research Service
Dr. Eric Labs, Senior Analyst for Naval Weapons and Forces, Congressional Budget Office, National Security Division  
11:30 am - 12:30 pm
12:30 - 2:00 pm
Moderator: Jon Padfield, Corporate Director, Customer Affairs Amphibious and Auxiliary Ship Programs, Huntington Ingalls Industries
CAPT Jack Killman, USN, Commander, Amphibious Squadron 4/Iwo Jima ARG
Col Farrell Sullivan, USMC, Commanding Officer, 26 MEU/Iwo Jima ARG
CAPT Lenny Lyon, USN, MOC Director, Navy Expeditionary Combat Command  
2:00 - 3:30 pm
Moderator: Dr. Sam Taylor, Senior MIW Leader, PEO USC
CAPT Danielle George, USN, Program Manager, PMS 495
CAPT Peter Small, USN, Program Manager, PMS 495, Unmanned Maritime
Stephen Olson, MIW Branch Head, OPNAV 952  
3:30 - 4:00 pm
4:00 - 4:45 pm
LtGen David Berger, USMC, Commanding General of the Marine Corps Combat Development Command (MCCDC) and Deputy Commandant, Combat Development and Integration (CD&I)  
5:30 - 8:30 pm
Dinner Keynote Address: The Honorable Thomas Modly, Under Secretary of the Navy  
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

9:00 am - 5:00 pm
9:00 - 9:45 am
9:45 - 10:00 am
Col Clyde Woltman, USMC (Ret), Executive Director, Defense, Aerojet Rocketdyne  
10:00 - 11:15 am
Moderator: Frank DiGiovanni, SES, Deputy Director, Expeditionary Warfare Division
Col Mark Cancian, USMC (Ret), Senior Advisor, CSIS
Dr. Jerry Hendrix, Former Senior Fellow and Director, CNAS
Bryan McGrath, Managing Director, The FerryBridge Group
LtCol Dakota Wood, USMC (Ret), Senior Research Fellow, Heritage Foundation  
11:15 am - 12:15 pm
12:15 - 1:30 pm
Moderator: Col Jim Strock, USMC (Ret), Jim Strock Consulting, LLC
BGen James Adams, USMC, Director, Capabilities Development Directorate
BGen Bradford Gering, USMC, Assistant Deputy Commandant for Aviation (Invited)
BGen Christian Wortman, USMC, Commanding General, Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory  
1:30 - 3:00 pm
Moderator: RADM William Galinis, USN, Program Executive Officer, Ships  
3:00 - 3:30 pm
3:30 - 5:00 pm
Moderator: MajGen David Coffman, USMC, Director, Expeditionary Warfare Division, OPNAV N95  
Thursday, October 18, 2018

7:00 - 8:00 am
Northrop Grumman Annapolis
8:00 - 8:05 am
Alan Lytle, Vice President, Northrop Grumman Undersea Systems  
Northrop Grumman Annapolis
8:05 - 8:30 am
RADM John Tammen, USN, Director, Undersea Warfare Division of the Chief of Naval Operations, N97  
8:30 - 9:30 am
RADM Steve Parode, USN, Director, Warfare Integration Directorate, N2/N6F  
Northrop Grumman Annapolis
9:30 - 9:45 am
9:45 - 10:45 am
CAPT David Markle, USN, Director of Naval Special Warfare Branch, N951  
Northrop Grumman Annapolis
10:45 - 11:45 am
Moderator: RADM Frank Morneau, USN (Ret), Chief Operations Officer, MAP-C
CAPT Christopher Merwin, USN, Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Command
CAPT Alan Worthy, USN, Commodore, Helicopter Sea Combat Wing Atlantic
CAPT Patrick Gendron, USN, Commanding Officer, Helicopter Mine Countermeasures Squadron Twelve
Dr. Peter Adair, MIW Director, NSWC Panama City Division  
Northrop Grumman Annapolis
11:45 am - 12:00 pm
Northrop Grumman Annapolis
12:00 - 12:30 pm
LCDR Ryan McBride, USN, Surface Warfare Officer, Naval Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Center  
Northrop Grumman Annapolis
12:30 - 1:00 pm
CAPT Carl "Carlos" Conti, USN (Ret), Technical Director, Spatial Integrated Systems