Conference Proceedings


Precision Strike Annual Programs Review

"Precision Engagement - Adapting Technology to Meet Warfighter Needs"

24 - 25 April 2007

Arlington, VA

 

Tuesday 24 April 2007

JOINT CRITICAL INITIATIVES FOR PRECISION ENGAGEMENT: Mr. Douglas Cassidy, Joint Integrated Fires Deputy Division Chief (J-8), U.S. Joint Forces Command

PRECISION ATTACK TO ENSURE DOMINANT MANEUVERS:

RELIABILITY & SUSTAINABILITY OF WEAPONS SYSTEMS: Dr. Ernest Seglie, Science Advisor to Director, Operational Test & Evaluation, OSD

 

Wednesday 25 April 2007

KEYNOTE ADDRESS: PORTFOLIO SYSTEMS ACQUISITION ROLE IN THE NEW ACQUISTION & TECHNOLOGY STRUCTURE:
Mr. Dave Ahern, Director, Portfolio Systems Acquisition, OUSD (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics)

JOINT DEEP STRIKE SYSTEMS:

A TECHNICAL PERSPECITIVE OF NETCENTRIC C-2: Dr. Ronald C. Jost, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for C3, Space and Spectrum, OASD for Networks and Information Integration

SEA AND LAND STRIKE SYSTEMS: "Ship to Objective Maneuver enabling technology"

  • Strategic/Operational Perspective: Captain Ed Barfield, USN, Deputy Director, Expeditionary Warfare Division (N-85)
  • Navy-DDG 1000/ Long Range Land Attack Projectile & DDG Extended Range Munition: Commander Kevin LaPointe, USN, PEO/IWS 3, NAVSEA
  • Navy-Fire Scout (Vertical Takeoff & Landing Tactical UAV) & Scan Eagle Tier II Capabilities: Commander Robert Murphy, USN Vertical Takeoff and Landing Unmanned Air Vehicle (VTUV), Integrated Product Team Lead
  • Navy-Shared Reconnaissance POD (SHARP): Captain Donald Gaddis, USN, PMA-265
  • Marine Corps - Precision Artillery Systems: Expeditionary Fire Support System & the Towed Artillery Digitization System: Lieutenant Colonel Albert Lagore, USMC, Fire Support Capabilities Integration Officer, Capabilities Development Directorate, Marine Corps Combat Development Command

ACQUISITION TRANSFORMATION: Ms. Eileen Giglio, ADUSD for Strategic Plans & Initiatives to the DUSD (Business Transformation), OUSD (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics)