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June 25-27, 2018
United States

Pre-Summit Focus Day

8:00 am - 9:00 am Registration

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Dan Darnell

Vice President, Strategic Initiatives Business Development Space and Airborne Systems
Raytheon

9:15 am - 10:15 am DEFENSIVE LASER WEAPONS FOR AIR MOBILITY PLATFORMS

Dr. Donna C. Senft - Chief Scientist, Air Mobility Command US Air Force
• Future plans for DE integration on air mobility assets
• Enabling global mobility and operational freedom
• Challenges and Opportunities
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Dr. Donna C. Senft

Chief Scientist, Air Mobility Command
US Air Force

10:15 am - 11:15 am JOINT DIRECTED ENERGY TRANSITION OFFICE WAY AHEAD

Dr. Lawrence Grimes - Director Directed Energy Joint Transition Office
• Enabling maximum R&D efficiency
• Maximizing technological capabilities and warfighter collaboration
• Maturing and Integrating to on to existing assets
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Dr. Lawrence Grimes

Director
Directed Energy Joint Transition Office

11:15 am - 11:45 am Morning Break

 

11:45 am - 1:30 pm Diode Pumped Alkali Laser (DPAL) as the most promising laser for high power scaling

Dr. Boris Zhdanov - Senior Scientist US Air Force Academy
·         Hybrid technology, unique set of features
·         Projected strategic and tactical DPAL applications
·         Main R&D results and perspectives
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Dr. Boris Zhdanov

Senior Scientist
US Air Force Academy

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm Luncheon Break


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Colonel Richard Haggerty

Project Manager, Instrumentation, Targets, Threat Simulators, and SOF Training Systems (PM ITTS)
PEO STRI, U.S. Army

3:00 pm - 3:00 pm End of Focus Day