Conference Proceedings


26th Annual National Logistics Conference & Exhibition

"Defense Logistics in an Era of Change: Strategically Focused, Operationally Engaged, and Committed to Professional Development"

12 - 15 April 2010

Miami, FL

 

Agenda

 

Tuesday, April 13, 2010

"JOINT AND COALITION LOGISTICS: STRATEGICALLY FOCUSED FOR EFFECTIVENESS AND EFFICIENCY"

Panel Discussion: "The Logistics Future - Emerging Concepts, Evolving Plans and their Operational Impact"

    Moderator: LTG Kathleen Gainey, USA, Director for Logistics J4, The Joint Staff
    Panelists:
  • RADM Kathleen Dussault, SC, USN, Director, Supply, Ordnance and Logistics Operations Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations (OPNAV N41)

Luncheon Speaker

  • BrigGen Mike Dana, USMC, Director of Logistics & Engineering, J4, NORAD and USNORTHCOM Col Alex Vohr, USMC, Director of Logistics, J4, USSOUTHCOM

Panel Discussion: "Logistics and the Interagency"

 

Wednesday, April 14, 2010

"DEPARTMENT, SERVICE AND AGENCY LOGISTICS: ENGAGING THE CHALLENGES AND INITIATIVES OF FORCE PROVIDERS AND SUSTAINERS"

"Joint Logistics Leadership Fireside Chat"

Panel Discussion:

  • LTG Kathleen Gainey, USA, Director for Logistics J4, The Joint Staff
  • RADM Kathleen Dussault, SC, USN, Director, Supply, Ordnance and Logistics Operations Division, Office of the Chief of Naval Operations (OPNAV N41)

Luncheon Speaker

Panel Discussion:"Weapons Systems Life Cycle Support"

    Moderator: Mr. Randy Fowler, Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of Defense, Materiel Readiness

Panel Discussion:"Logistics Information Technology - The Most Critical Enabler, from Industry to the Warrior and Back Again”

    Moderator:Mr. John Erb, Vice President, Integrated Services and Support, GDIT
    Panelists:

 

Thursday, April 15, 2010

"COMMITTED TO LOGISTICS PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND EDUCATION"

Keynote Speaker

Panel Discussion: "Logistics Workforce Education and Human Capital Initiatives: The Impact on People, Processes and Readiness"

    Moderator and Presenter: LTG "Chris" Christianson, USA (Ret), Director, Center for Joint and Strategic Logistics, National Defense University
    Panelists:
    • MG Robert Williams, USA, Commandant, U.S. Army War College
    • Mr. Abe Zwany, Senior Vice President, Human Capital Leadership and Management, Booz Allen Hamilton