Aircraft Survivability Symposium 2018

Aircraft Survivabilty Symposium Cyber Battle Space Image Combat Survivability
  • 11/6/2018 - 11/8/2018
  • Naval Postgraduate School
    1 University Circle
    Monterey,  California  93943
    United States
  • Theme : Enhancing Survivability Across a Multi-Domain Battlespace
    Event Type : Symposium
    Event Code : 9940


DOD co-sponsored event: the Aircraft Survivability Symposium 2018 is a Navy co-sponsored event. The sponsorship approval letter can be found here.


This SECRET//NOFORN symposium is the forum for discussion of survivability technologies, sustainment and operations, threats and counter measures in a classified environment. An optional day of tutorials (separate fee required) is followed by two days of keynotes, technical briefs and poster presentations. With extended breaks, lunches and a networking reception, the symposium is specifically structured to facilitate relaxed dialogue and continuous networking opportunities among senior level government and industry representatives, the armed services, and academia.


  • Updates on the latest technological advances, future threat trends, combat lessons learned and more - see agenda for details
  • Opportunities for candid dialogue with researchers, warfighters, government and industry in a classified environment
  • Technical poster papers displayed and opportunities for discussion with authors
  • Optional day of tutorial sessions going in depth on aircraft systems cyber security threats and countermeasures and infrared radiation search and track (IRST) systems [SESSION AT CAPACITY]


Robert Behler    Mark Cherry
 Robert Behler
Director of Operational
Test & Evaluation,
   Mark Cherry
Vice President & 
General Manager,
Boeing Phantom Works



Tuesday, November 6, 2018: (OPTIONAL DAY - separate fee required) Tutorial sessions covering aircraft systems cyber security threats and countermeasures and infrared radiation search and track (IRST) systems. [This session has reached CAPACITY]

Wednesday, November 7 - Thursday, November 8, 2018: Symposium sessions featuring keynote addresses from industry and government leaders, followed by technical presentation sessions on key topic areas.

Using the Naval Postgraduate School as our venue and co-sponsor provides attendees with the unique experience of interacting with researchers, industry and government decision makers, and warfighters on a classified campus to discuss what is needed for the fight today and plan for the survivability challenges of tomorrow.

Register today!


The NDIA has a policy of strict compliance with federal and state antitrust laws. The antitrust laws prohibit competitors from engaging in actions that could result in an unreasonable restraint of trade. Consequently, NDIA members must avoid discussing certain topics when they are together – both at formal association membership, board, committee, and other meetings and in informal contacts with other industry members: prices, fees, rates, profit margins, or other terms or conditions of sale (including allowances, credit terms, and warranties); allocation of markets or customers or division of territories; or refusals to deal with or boycotts of suppliers, customers or other third parties, or topics that may lead participants not to deal with a particular supplier, customer or third party.


Kimberly Williams
(703) 247-2578

Ms. Britt Sullivan CMP
(703) 247-2587