Agenda

Agenda

Tuesday, February 6, 2018
0800 – 0900 Registration Open & Continental Breakfast
0900 – 0905 Welcome
0905 – 0915 Opening Fireside Chat
0915 – 0945 Keynote Address
0945 – 1015 Vision for the Future: U.S. Fleet Utilizing Unmanned Systems
 1015 – 1045 Future Warfare in an Era of Data and Artificial Intelligence
1045 – 1115 Break
1115 – 1130 Innovation Fireside Chat – Developing Next-Gen Capabilities for Today's Warfighter
1130 – 1200 Cross-domain Research and Development Activities
 1200 – 1230 Transforming Next-Gen Unmanned Systems
1230 – 1330 Lunch
1330 – 1350 PEO LCS: Incorporating Unmanned Systems into Future Naval Missions
 1350 – 1410 PEO CS&CSS: U.S. Army Ground Robotics Portfolio
 1410 – 1430 Army Aviation Perspectives on the Future of Unmanned
1430 – 1450 PEO U&W: Navy and Marine Corps UAS Programs
1450 – 1510 U.S. Air Force UAS Acquisition Plans and the Road Ahead
1510 – 1530 Q&A Session
1530 – 1600 Break
1600 – 1715 Panel: Unmanned Systems Supporting Operational Logistics and Sustainment
1715 – 1730 Closing Remarks
1730 – 1830 Networking Reception
Wednesday, February 7, 2018
0800 – 0900 Registration Open & Continental Breakfast
0900 – 0905 Welcome
0905 – 0915 Opening Fireside Chat
0915 – 0945 Keynote Address
0945 – 1015 The DoD Research and Engineering Enterprise 
1015 – 1045  DARPA Perspectives on the Future Role of Unmanned Systems and Robotics for Defense Applications
1045 – 1115 Break
1115 – 1145 TARDEC: The Future of Self-Driving Trucks and Robotics for the Army
 1145 – 1215 Accelerating Commercial Innovation in the U.S. Department of Defense
1215 – 1330 Lunch
1330 – 1400 ONR: Autonomy and Unmanned Systems for the Future Force
1400 – 1430 Maneuver Warfare in Amphibious Operations in the 21st Century
1430 – 1500 Using Unmanned Systems for EOD and HAZMAT Applications
1500 – 1530 Break
1530 – 1630 Panel: The Challenges of AI: Using, Protecting and Maximizing the Potential of Artificial Intelligence for Defense, Security and Public Safety Applications
1630 –  1715 Session to be Determined
1715 – 1730 Closing Comments
1730 – 1830 Networking Reception
Thursday, February 8, 2018
0800 – 0900 Registration Open & Continental Breakfast
0900 – 0905 Welcome
0905 – 0915 Opening Fireside Chat
0915 – 0945 Keynote Address
0945 – 1015 Perspectives for NOAA on Using Unmanned Systems for Environmental Protection
1015 – 1045 Unmanned Systems Securing the Homeland in the Air, on Land and at the Sea
1045 – 1115 Break
1115 – 1130 Fireside Chat: Counter-UAS Technology and Efforts
 1130 – 1230 Panel: Addressing the Counter-UAS Threat at Home and Abroad
1230 – 1330 Lunch
 1330 – 1400 How Law Enforcement Can Harness the Benefits of an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Program
 1400 – 1430  The New Era of Disaster and Emergency Response Utilizing Unmanned Systems
 1430 – 1500 Session to be Determined
 1500 – 1530 Break
1530 – 1545 Innovation Fireside Chat
1545 – 1700 Panel Session: Cybersecurity and Unmanned Systems
1645 – 1715 Session to be Determined
1715 – 1730 Closing Comments
1730 – 1830 Networking Reception

 

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