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20th Annual Test & Evaluation

Conference & Exhibition

1 - 4 March  04



Table of Contents



Monday, 1 March 2004


Missions and Means Framework Tutorial
Mission to Task Decomposition
The Military Missions and Means Framework 
Missions and Means Framework (MMF) Demo Status
Test and Evaluation  WIPT
Relating the Mission and Means Framework to DoD Architecture Framework Products
Improving Defense Analysis Through Better Data Practices
Missions & Means Framework: Theory
Missions and Means Framework employment of Visual Simulation Objects

Defense Acquisition University - by Dr. Jay Gould

DoD Business Transformation Meeting the Security Challenges of the 21st Century - Defense Acquisition University

Tuesday, 2 March 2004

Opening Brief / Organizations / Initiatives

Industry Weighs in on the Value/Impact of Operational Test & Evaluation/Developmental Operational Test & Evaluation  -   by Mr. John Stoddart

OT&E/DT&E How Can We Make it Better? - by Mr. Dale Von Haause

OT&E in a Non-DoD Setting:  Civil Aviation Security - by Mr. Cathal Flynn

The Value of OTE in Homeland Security - Mr. Paul Polski

COMOPTEVFOR U.S. Navy OT&E - by Mr. Steven K. Whitehead

COMOPTEVFOR Strategic Plan

Test and Evaluation in the “New World of 2004” by the Honorable Thomas Christie 

Wednesday, 3 March 2004

Perspectives on Transforming DT and OT Industry-Government Roundtable  - by Mr. Richard Lockhart

Testing in the Context of the Operational Mission - by Mr. Mike Toole

An Operational Test & Evaluation Design Strategy in Light of the JCIDS Transformation Guidance - by Dr. Paul H. Deitz

NAVAIR, T&E Design, and JCIDS Transformation - by RADM Bert Johnston

T&E Implementation of JCIDS - by Dr. Marion L. Williams

Verily, Vortices, Validation, and Vigilance – T&E Lessons for V-22 - by Mr. Brent Crabtree

DOT&E Scorecard: Wins & Losses, Post-game Report - by Dr. Ernest Seglie

New Technologies For Improved Operational Testing Of  Unmanned Underwater Vehicles - by Mr. Richard Peel

Developmental Testing:  Industry/Government Roundtable – Perspectives on Transforming DT and OT
- by Mr. Brian Simmons


Thursday, 4 March 2004

20 Years of DOT&E What Have We Learned & How Can We Make It Better

A Framework for OT&E Transformation by Dr. William G. Lese

OT&E Transformation Framework: Air Force OT&E Perspective by Dr. Marion L. Williams

Common Vehicle Instrumentation Initiative (CVII): An Introduction to the Future of Operational & Developmental Test  Instrumentation  by Mr. Bob Wolfinger

Acquisition Reform and Operational Test & Evaluation (OT&E):  "First Steps Have The Biggest Impacts" by Mr. Anthony J. Devino

Fitting Spiral Development to More Effective OT&E by Mr. Ray Smith

Artificial Evolution to Test and Challenge Complex Control Systems by Mr. John Scott 

Network Centric Warfare - Digital Battlefield Data Collection & Analysis by Mr. Bob Thomson

How Do You Test an IT Service? by Mr.Peter D. Green and CAPT Thomas Frey

Effectiveness and Efficiency of SOVT as a Means to Demonstrate Interoperability by Mr. Michael Morris

Test and Training Enabling Architecture (TENA) The Foundation for DoD Range Interoperability by Mr. B. Gene Hudgins

Effectively Using (and Accrediting) Modeling and Simulation (Especially Hardware-In-The-Loop) for OT&E by Lt Col Seth D. Shepherd

Encroachment Impacts on OT&E of Advanced Weapon Systems by Mr. William Egan

High Performance Computing and the Test & Evaluation Community by Mr. Cray Henry

New Methods for Approaching OT&E MOEs and MOPs:  Automated Generation of Measures of 
Effectiveness / Performance for Correlation in C4I Systems by Mr. Albert R. Crespo and Mr. Joe Discar

Integrated Survivability Assessment (ISA) for OT&E by Mr. Ron Ketcham and Mr. Dave Hall

Advanced Non Destructive Evaluation (NDE) In Support Of Combat Readiness by Mr. Simon Labbe and Mr  Wayne Weisner

A Structured Means for Early Estimation of Test Resources by Major Michael Rehg and LtCol Kevin Moore

AUTEC Minefield & Shallow Water Range (Berry Island Range) in Support of OT&E by Mr. Robert Reid

Quality Evaluation (QE) A Method for Independent Test and Evaluation of In-Service Munitions by Mr. Roger L. Swanson



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