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Main Conference Day 1

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Registration

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM Chairperson's Welcoming Remarks

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM Keynote Presentation: The Department of Defense Directed Energy Roadmap

LTG Bradley Heithold, Principal Deputy Director, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation, Office of the Secretary of Defense

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LTG Bradley Heithold

Principal Deputy Director, Cost Assessment and Program Evaluation
Office of the Secretary of Defense

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Congressional Perspectives on Directed Energy Development and Acquisition

Congressman Doug Lamborn, Co-Chair, Directed Energy Caucus, U.S. Representative, Colorado’s 5th Congressional District

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Congressman Doug Lamborn

Co-Chair, Directed Energy Caucus
U.S. Representative, Colorado’s 5th Congressional District

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM Demonstration Drive and Morning Networking Break

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Warfighter Perspectives on Operational Challenges and Advantages of DES

John McMullen, Vice Commander, Air Combat Command, USAF

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John McMullen

Vice Commander
Air Combat Command, USAF

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM The Future for Directed Energy: An Industry Perspective


Sponsored by: Raytheon Company

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM Networking Luncheon

1:45 PM - 2:30 PM Integrating Directed Energy into the Army Counter UAS Strategy

John Haithcock, Director, Fires Battle Lab, US Army Fires Center of Excellence (FCOE)

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John Haithcock

Director, Fires Battle Lab
US Army Fires Center of Excellence (FCOE)

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COL Edward O'Neill

Director, Capabilities Development and Integration Directorate
U.S. Army Fires Center of Excellence (FCoE)

3:15 PM - NaN:NaN AM Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

3:45 PM - 4:30 PM Developing Counter Directed Energy Weapons Protections

Tom Webber, Director, Technical Center, USASMDC/ARSTRAT

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Tom Webber

Director, Technical Center
USASMDC/ARSTRAT

4:30 PM - NaN:NaN AM Directed Energy Employment and Warfighter Risk Considerations

Scott Boyd, Director, JLaSE Joint Feasibility Study, NSWC Dahlgren Major Jeffrey Nelson , Joint Test and Evaluation , OSD

Scott Boyd

Director, JLaSE Joint Feasibility Study
NSWC Dahlgren

Major Jeffrey Nelson

Joint Test and Evaluation
OSD