2009 Munitions Executive Summit

"Re-Shaping the Munitions Enterprise"

3 - 5 February 2009

New Orleans, LA




PEO-Ammo Welcome: BG Wyche

US Government Keynote: LTG James H. Pillsbury, USA, Deputy CG, Army Material Command

Industry Keynote Address: Mr. Edgar Fossheim, President & CEO, Nammo Group

Keynote Speaker: Mr. James McAleese, Principal, McAleese & Associates, P.C.

Warfighter Perspective: MSgt Mike West, USAF, AF Special Operations Command

PEO Missiles & Space: Mr. Mike Hartwell, Deputy Program Executive Officer, Missile and Space

Joint Ordnance Commanders Group Panel

PEO Acquisition Panel

ICAP Report: Mr. Mark DeYoung, ICAP Industry Chair

Commodity Spotlight: Mr. Gregory L. Crawford, Steel Market Development Institute



OSD Perspective: Mr. Anthony J. Melita, OUSD, Deputy Director, Land Warfare and Munitions

USASAC Update: Mr. Rick Alpaugh, Deputy to the Commanding General, USASAC

US Army Munitions Requirements

ARDEC Perspective Initiatives: Mr. Barbara Machak, Associate Technical Director, ARDEC

Congressional Budget Perspective: D. Ladd, CEO, Robison International

Industrial Base Panel

  • COL Barnett, IV, Commander, Pine Bluff Arsenal
  • Mr. Michael H. Yoh, Executive Vice President, Day & Zimmermann Inc.
  • Mr. David Siggers, Spectra-Tech

Wall Street Perspective: Mr. Pierre Chao, Managing Partner, Renaissance Strategic Advisor