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27th Annual National Test and Evaluation Conference

“Test & Evaluation: Serving the Warfighter”

Tampa, FL

14 – 17 March 2011

 
Agenda

 

 

MONDAY, MARCH 14, 2011

 

TUTORIAL C – SESSION I

 

·       11653 - Test Planning — Advancing the Science, Mr. Steve Scukanec, Senior Test Engineer, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Sector

·       11678 - Using DFSS as an Integrating Framework for MBT&E and DOT&E, Dr. Mark Kiemele, President and Cofounder, Air Academy Associates

 

TUTORIAL G – SESSION I

·       11570 - A Day in the Life of a Verification Statement  Mr. Steve Scukanec, Senior Test Engineer, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Sector

 

 

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TUESDAY, MARCH 15, 2011

 

CONFERENCE KEYNOTE ADDRESS

·       Honorable Dr. J. Michael Gilmore, Director, Operational Test & Evaluation, OSD

 

HOMELAND SECURITY T&E PERSPECTIVES

·       Mr. Gary Carter, Director, Test & Evaluation and Standards Division, Department of Homeland Security

 

SESSION B: OTA’S (OPERATIONAL TEST AGENCY’S) ROUNDTABLE

     Session B Chair and Roundtable Moderator: Dr. Catherine Warner, Science Advisor, DOT&E, OSD

 

SESSION C: ACQUISITION REFORM - THE IMPACT ON INDUSTRY

 

PENTAGON RESPONSE TO CONGRESSIONAL STRENGTHENING OF DT&E

·       Mr. Chris DiPetto, Principal Deputy, Developmental Test & Evaluation

 

REPORT ON NDIA’S INDUSTRIAL COMMITTEE ON TEST & EVALUATION (ICOTE)

·       Mr. James Ruma, Chairman, NDIA ICOTE; Vice President, Engineering, GDLS

 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS D – K

·       11627 - Assessing System Reliability Growth When Failure Modes are Masked, Dr. Patricia Jacobs, Naval Postgraduate School

·       11650 - Realistic and Measurable Suitability Requirements for Test, 1st Lt Andrew Passey, USAF, Air Force T&E Center, Detachment 6

·       11563 - Integrated Test and Independent Evaluation (IT&IE) and T&E Using Experimental Design Methodology, Mr. George Axiotis, DDR&E/DDT&E

·       11665 - OSD Perspective of DT&E in Navy Shipbuilding Programs, Mr. Patrick Clancy, OUSD(AT&L) DDR&E/DDT&E

·       11656 - An Industry Response to the Acquisition Changes, Mr. Steve Scukanec, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Sector

·       11499 - Emerging Methodology for Mission-Based Capability Assessments, Mr. William Landis, ARL/SLAD

·       11557 - Measures Development Standard Operating Procedure (SOP), Mr. John Smith, Operational Test & Evaluation Force

·       11666 - Understand the Mission - A “How-To” Guide for MBTE Practitioners, Mr. Britt Bray, DRC

·       11662 - Design Methodology for Expedient, Low Cost UAV Runways, Mr. Lorenz Eber, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Dahlgren

·       12878 - DoD Strategic Planning for Test and Evaluation, Mr. Lee Schonenberg, Whitney, Bradley and Brown Consulting

·       11709 – Decoupled Test, Evaluation, and Certification of a System of Systems, Mr. Robin Murray, JITC

·       11564 - The CRIIS High Accuracy TSPI Architecture and Technical Maturity Demonstration Test Results, Dr. Sultan Mahmood, Air Armament Center, AAC/EB

·       End-to-End GPS Multi-Platform Integrated System Testing for MGUE, Dr. Sultan Mahmood, Air Armament Center, AAC/EB

·       11640 - Directed Energy Test Tri-Service Study 2011: Identifying Directed Energy Test & Evaluation Infrastructure Requirements, Mr. Doug Weatherford, PM ITTS IMO

·       11645 - Holographic Radar Brings a New Dimension to Sensing and Instrumentation on T&E Ranges, Mr. Gary Kemp, Cambridge Consultants

·       11467 - Guiding the Engineer Through the T&E Process, Mr. Allen Brailey, Raytheon Company

·       11483 - How to Frame a Robust Sweet Spot Via Response Surface Methods (RSM), Mr. Mark Anderson, Stat-Ease, Inc.

·       11553 - MIL-PRF-XX613 and MIL-STD-X618: The Navy Gets Serious About Armor, Mr. Christopher Brown, Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane

·       11541 - Fragment Analysis for the Joint Trauma Analysis and Prevention of Injury in Combat (JTAPIC), Ms. Karen Pizzolato, U.S. Army Research Laboratory

·       11516 - Mission-Based Test and Evaluation Strategy: Progress Towards Uniting Combat Developer, Materiel Developer and T&E, Mr. Christopher Wilcox, U.S. Army Evaluation Center

·       11552 - Using Complementary Frameworks for Qualitative Data Collection During OT&E: Piggybacking on Operational Experiments, Ms. Chiesha M. Stevens, Pacific Science & Engineering Group, Inc.

·       11699 - Continuous Cost Reduction Feeds Back into Product Reliability, Mr. Jonathan Nikkel, Raytheon Missile Systems

·       11704 - Testing & Evaluating the Net- Ready Key Performance Parameter (KPP), Ms. Danielle Koester, JITC

 

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WEDNESDAY, MARCH 16, 2011

 

SESSION L: A RE-ENERGIZED DT&E

PANEL: T&E: SERVING THE WARFIGHTER IN A COST-CONSTRAINED ENVIRONMENT

     Panel Moderator:

·       Mr. Chris DiPetto, Principal Deputy, Developmental Test & Evaluation

     Panelists:

·       Mr. David K. Grimm, Acting Director, Deputy Under Secretary of the Army, T&E Office

·       Mr. Steve Hutchison, DISA T&E Executive

 

SESSION M: RESPONSIVE AND AGILE INFORMATION SYSTEMS T&E PANEL

     Session M Chair and Panel Moderator:

·       Dr. Steve Kimmel, Chairman, NDIA C4ISR Division; Senior Vice President, Alion Science & Technology

 

SESSION N: IMPROVING THE T&E PROCESS

SOCOM T&E PERSPECTIVES: SERVING THE WARFIGHTER

·       LTC Kevin Vanyo, USA, USSOCOM J8-O

 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS O – V

·       11560 - A Comprehensive Approach to Characterizing the Hazards of Explosive Countermeasures With Respect to Dismounted Troops, Mr. Stephen Swann, U.S. Army Research Laboratory

·       11529 - Expanding Use of the Probability of Raid Annihilation (PRA) Test Bed Across the Ship Self-Defense Enterprise, Mr. Richard Lawrence, AVW Technologies

·       11500 - Modeling and Simulation for Mission-Based Test and Evaluation (MBT&E), Mrs. Beth Ward, U.S. Army Research Laboratory

·       11476 - A Paradigm for Modeling and Simulation in support of Mission-Based Test and Evaluation, Dr. James Walbert, SURVICE Engineering Company

·       11497 - Joint Mission Environment Test Capability (JMETC): Improving Distributed Capabilities, Mr. Chip Ferguson, JMETC

·       11508 - U.S.N. RDTE Project Support Aircraft, Mr. Charles Myers, U.S. Navy, NAWCAD

·       11626 - Dugway Proving Ground as the MRTFB Chem Bio Activity, Ms. Jean Baker, U.S. Army Dugway Proving Ground

·       11677 - Using Design of Experiments (DoE) to Integrate Developmental and Operational T&E, Dr. Mark Kiemele, Air Academy Associates

·       11549 - Probability Driven Experiments Design for Autonomous Systems, Mr. Troy Jones, Charles Stark Draper Laboratory

·       11532 - Design of Experiments: Managing Expectations, Mr. James Carpenter, AVW Technologies, Inc.

·       11538 - Personnel Injury Analysis of Reflective Spall, Mrs. Rebecca VanAmburg, U.S. Army Research Laboratory

·       11539 - Analytical Approach Using MUVES-S2/ORCA Modeling in Support of the Joint Cargo Aircraft (JCA), Mr. Richard Moyers, U.S. Army Research Laboratory

·       11674 - Utilization of Model and Simulation for Network Waveform Characterization and Validation, Mr. Scott Rediger, Rockwell Collins

·       11676 - Model Based Systems Engineering and M&S Adding Value to T&E, Mr. Larry Grello, High Performance Technologies, Inc.

·       11554 - The Impact of High Accuracy Target Geometry in Modeling and Simulation to Support Live Fire Test and Evaluation, Mr. Scott Hornung, U.S.Army Research Laboratory/ SLAD

·       11638 - Army Testing in a Services Oriented Architecture (SOA) Environment, Mr. Michael Phillips, Mantech International

·       11639 - The Test and Training Enabling Architecture (TENA) Enabling Technology for the Joint Mission Environment Test Capability (JMETC) in Live, Virtual, and Constructive (LVC) Environments, Mr. Gene Hudgins, TENA/JMETC

·       11682 - Advanced Range Data System (ARDS) Service Life Extension Program (SLEP) - “Ensuring GPS Based TSPI Remains a Viable T&E Range Instrumentation Asset”, Mr. Dick Dickson,TYBRIN Corporation

·       11698 - Target Systems in Support of Test and Evaluation, Mr. James Schwierling,U.S. Army Targets Management Office

·       11524 - Ready for Scrum? Dr. Steven Hutchison, DISA

·       11649 - Affordable Test and Evaluation in a Complex World, Mr. Thomas Wissink, Lockheed Martin

·       11710 - Testing U.S. Systems for Coalition Interoperability, LTC Tim Timmons, USA,JITC

·       11659 - Impacts of the Learning Curve - Operational Test & Evaluation, Ms. Shannon Krammes, MCOTEA

 

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THURSDAY, MARCH 17, 2011

 

SESSION W: TEST DESIGN, TEST CURRICULA AND STANDARDS

·       11690 - Doing More Without More - Scientific T&E Design Methodologies (STED in DOD Weapons Systems Aquisition),  Ms. Darleen Mosser-Kerner, Deputy Director, Capabilities Development, Office of the Director, DT&E

·       Report On Standards For DT&E,  CDR Ernest Swauger, USN (Ret), JPEO-CBD/Chief, CM/HD Systems IPAT

·       11663 - Effective Combat Data Collection & Applicability to T&E,  LtCol Michael Kennedy, USMC, Expeditionary Test Division, MCOTEA

·       11651 - Test & Evaluation Issues For Systems of Systems (SoS): Creating Sleep Aids For Those Sleepless Nights,  Dr. Beth Wilson, Principal Engineering Fellow, Raytheon Company

·       11569 - T&E - Guarding The Requirements Intent,  Mr. Steve Scukanec, Senior Test Engineer, Northrop Grumman Aerospace Sector

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