Conference Proceedings

24th Annual Logistics Conference & Exhibition

"Synchronizing Global Defense Logistics: Partners, Performance, and People"

10 - 13 March 2008

Miami, Florida



Tuesday, 11 March 2008

Government Keynote: Lt Gen Glenn F. Spears, USAF, Deputy Commander, USSOUTHCOM
Industry Keynote: Mr. Richard Yuse, President, Raytheon Technical Services

Panel: DoD Lifecycle Logistics

Luncheon Speaker: MG Mike Sumrall, ARNG, Assistant to the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff for National Guard Matters

Panel: Logistics Operations in Domestic Disaster Response

Panel : Logistics Transformation from an International Perspective


Wednesday, 12 March 2008

Keynote Address: LTG C.V. Christianson, USA, Director for Logistics, J4, The Joint Staff

Panel: Joint Logistics Fireside Chat

Panel: Logistics Information: The Critical Enabling Capability
Moderator: Lt Gen Charles Croom, Jr., USAF, Director, DISA

Panel: Logistics Sustainment Reset: Are We Meeting the Challenge?
Moderator: LTG William Mortensen, USA, Deputy Commander, Army Materiel Command


Thursday, 13 March 2008

Shaping the Logistics Profession: NDIA Human Capital Report

Panel: Logistics Human Capital-Future Logisticians: Report on Initiatives Underway
Moderator: Mr. Jim Hall, ADUSD, Logistics Plans and Studies, OSD

Panel: Educating Future Logisticians

Panel: Joint Operational Logistics-Seamless Logistics? The View from the Operational Commander
Moderator: RADM Mike Lyden, USN, N41