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INTERNATIONAL INFANTRY & JOINT SERVICES SMALL ARMS SYSTEMS SYMPOSIUM, EXHIBITION & FIRING DEMONSTRATION

“Enhancing Small Arms Effectiveness in Current and Future Operations”

Las Vegas, NV

18 - 21 May 2009

 
Agenda

TUESDAY, MAY 19, 2009

 

CONFERENCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS

         Mr. Anthony Melita, OUSD, (Acquisition, Technology, & Logistics) Land Warfare & Munitions

 

SESSION I- JOINT SERVICE SMALLARMS SYNCHRONIZATION TEAM (JSSAST) - 8501

Session Chair: COL Karl Scott Flynn, Chairman, JSSAST

Panel Members:

         LTC Thomas Henthorn, USA

         Col Patrick Lopardi, USAF

         Col Andrew Bianca, USMC

         CAPT Scott Genovese, USCG

         Mr. Nyle Wilcock, SOCOM

         Mr. Kevin Swenson, Joint Non Lethal Weapons Directorate

         CDR Thomas Gajeweski, USN

 

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

         Mr. Bill Sanville, PM Non-Standard Ammunition

 

SESSION II - PM MANEUVER AMMUNITION

         Mr. Chris Grassano, PM MAS

 

SESSION III - SMALL ARMS AMMUNITION AND TECHNOLOGY

         8356 - FACTORS INFLUENCING DISPERSION OF SMALL CALIBER AMMUNITION, Mr. Jeff A. Siewert, Arrow Tech Assoc., Inc.

         8519 - U.S. ARMY SOLDIER WEAPONS AMMUNITION DEVELOPMENT, Mr. Robert Zienowicz, U.S. Army, Picatinny Arsenal

         8512 - ENHANCED FORCED ENTRY - THE RHEINMETALL ARGES 40MM X 46 DOOR BREACHING CARTRIDGE, Mr. Brian T. Sullivan, American Rheinmetall Munitions, Inc.

         8524 - U.S. NAVY SMALL ARMS AMMUNITION ADVANCEMENTS, Mr. Charles Marsh, Mr. Jarod Stoll, NSWC & Mr. David Leis, Federal Cartridge Company

         8527 - THE M200 HEDP , A NEW GENERATION RIFLE GRENADE, Mr. Steve Dart, Mecar USA

         8550 - LIGHTWEIGHT AMMUNITION DESIGN, Mr. Vincent Battaglia, COLTS DEFENSE LLC & BML Tool & Mfg. Corp

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 20, 2009

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

         LTC Thomas Henthorn, U.S. Army

 

SESSION IV - JSSAP

         8525 - MODELING AND SIMULATION THROUGHOUT THE SMALL ARMS AQUISITION LIFE CYCLE , Mr. Timothy Fargus, U.S. Army ARDEC

         8513 - MODELING OF GAS FLOW AND HEAT TRANSFER IN SMALL ARMS WEAPON SYSTEMS, Dr. Laurie A. Florio, U.S. Army ARDEC

         8514 - ADVANCED SMALL ARMS FIRE CONTROL TECHNOLOGY (ATO), Mr. Terence F. Rice, U.S. Army ARDEC

         8537 - ADVANCED SMALL ARMS LETHAL ARMAMENT TECHNOLOGY (ATO), Mr. Shawn P. Spickert-Fulton, U.S. Army ARDEC

         8536 - LIGHTWEIGHT SMALL ARMS TECHNOLOGIES, Mrs. Kori Phillips, JSSAP, U.S. Army ARDEC

 

SESSION V - SMALL ARMS AS A SUBSYSTEM OF NATO DISMOUNTED SOLDIER SYSTEM OF SYSTEMS PROGRAMMES - 8502

Session Chair: LTC Mike Bodner, Chairman, NATO LCG 1, Directorate of Land Requirements (DLR) Department of National Defence, Government of Canada

         Weapons & Sensors, Per G. Arvidsson, Swedish Defence Materiel Administration

         Swedish Small Arms Programs, Per G. Arvidsson, Swedish Defence Materiel Administration

         Small Arms Replacement Project 2, MAJ B. Gilchrist, DLR 5-5

         Interoperability and Integration of Dismounted Soldier System, MAJ B. Gilchrist

         Powered Rail, Torbjoern Eld, Chairman, Powered Rail Team, NATO

 

DIVISION REPORT AND ACTIVITY

         Mr. Dave Broden, Chair, Armaments Division; Broden Resource Solutions, LLC

 

SESSION VI - SOLDIER WEAPONS - (PANEL)

Session Chair: COL Douglas Tamilio, PM Soldier Weapons

 

THURSDAY, MAY 21 2009

 

KEYNOTE SPEAKER

         Col Richard Eric Burns, OUSD, Advanced Systems and Concepts, Comparative Testing Office, DoD

 

LUNCHEON SPEAKER - “The Modernization and Expansion of Ballistic Test Capabilities at the Lake City Army Ammunition Plant”, Ms. Stefana Reilly, ATK

 

SESSION VIII - FIRE CONTROL SYSTEMS

         8419 - CREW SERVED WEAPONS ACCESSORIES: INTEGRATED TARGETING AND ILLUMINATION, Mr. Michael H. Jones, NSWC Crane

         8473- USING 40MM AGL AS A PRECISION WEAPON AT LONG RANGES, Dr. Daniel Corriveau, Defence R&D Canada

         8389 - A NEW INTEGRATED DAY AND NIGHT FIRE CONTROL SYSTEM FOR 40MM GRENADE WEAPONS, Mr. Bill Dunnill, Vectronix, Inc.

         8539 - RAZAR: RAPID ADAPTABLE ZOOM FOR AUTOMATIC RIFLE, Dr. Brett E. Bagwell, Sandia National Laboratories

 

SESSION IX - FIRE CONTROL PANEL - 8556

Session Chair: Mr. John Edwards, U.S. Army ARDEC

         Lennart Ljungfelt, Aimpoint

         Bruce Lerner, Battelle Labs

         Dr. Blaise Canzian, L-3 Communications Brashear

         Torgrim Jorgensen, VINGTEC

         Jim Teetzel, Wilcox Industries

 

SESSION X - NATIONAL SMALL ARMS CENTER UPDATE - 8479

Session Chair: Frank Puzycki, U.S. Army ARDEC

 

SESSION XI - WEAPONS

         8272 - TIME FOR A CHANGE - US “INCREMENTAL” SMALL ARMS FIELDING - STATUS REPORT 2009, Mr. Jim Schatz, Time4ChangeTeam

         8478 - M2 BARRELL EXTENSION IMPROVEMENTS, Mr. Jonathan Piazza, Principal Project Engineer, General Dynamics Armament & Technical Products

         8583 SHRIKE 5.56 – ADVANCED WEAPONS SYSTEM™ , Mr. Geoffrey A. Herring, President and CEO, Ares Defense Systems, Inc.

         8423 - ROTARY WING CREW SERVED WEAPON INTEGRATION, Mr. Nigel Wasil, NSWC Crane

         8503 - THE 20MM ANTI-MATERIAL RIFLE: A NEW USE FOR UNUSED AMMUNITION, Mr. David P. Armstrong, NSWC Crane

         8469 - USSOCOM WEAPON SHOT COUNTER (WSC): PROVIDING MORE THAN ROUND COUNT, Mr. Jason M. Davis, NSWC Crane

         8453 - SOUND SUPPRESSOR SPECIFICATION AND SOUND MEASUREMENT, Mr. Owen Cramer, SAIC/Naval Surface Warfare Center

 

SESSION XII - 40MM GRENADE IMPROVEMENTS PANEL

Session Chair: Mr. Dave Broden, Broden Resource Solutions, LLC

Panelists: Mr. James Grassi, U.S. Army ARDEC

         Mr. Christopher Summa, U.S. Army ARDEC

         Mr. Adam Sorchini, U.S. Army ARDEC

         Mr. Jason Wasserman, U.S. Army ARDEC

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