STS 2019 Program Agenda: Expanding the Competitive Space Undersea – Day 1

PRELIMINARY: Presentation times subject to change.

Tuesday 14 May 2019

0700 — Registration
0830 — Administrative Remarks – Dr. Christoper Ratto, JHU/APL, STS 2019 Program Chair
0835 — Call to Order– VADM Michael Connor, USN, Ret., STS 2019 General Chair
0845 — Welcome Lisa Blodgett, JHU/APL Sector Head, Force Projection Sector
0855 — Opening Remarks – VADM Jay Donnelly, USN, Ret., President, Naval Submarine League
0900 — KeynoteMr. James Geurts, Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Research, Development and Acquisition)
0945 — Break
1005 — KeynoteADM Frank Caldwell, USN, Director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program

ENSURING SURVIVABLE AND CREDIBLE STRATEGIC DETERRENCE
1035 — Session Chair Introduction RDML David Duryea, USN, Ret., Systems Planning & Analysis
1050 — The Critical Role of Submarines in Integrated (Nuclear and Conventional) Deterrence
1115 — Thinking, Strategy, and Systems Theory for an Unhackable COLUMBIA Submarine Class
1140 — Model-based Engineering of an Integrated Guidance and Navigation Design for Improved Weapon System Cost and Covertness
1205 — Low Cost Hypersonic Flight Test Vehicle
1230 — Question & Answer Period

1255 — Lunch
1320 — Luncheon Speaker – Mr. Ron O’Rourke, Congressional Research Service

1350 — Break – Return to Auditorium
1410 — Keynote — RDML Blake L. Converse, USN, Commander, Submarine Force, U.S Pacific Fleet

ENABLING NEW MISSIONS FROM UNDER THE SEA
1440 — Session Chair Introduction – Mr. Peter Yinger, L3 MariPro
1455 — Fleet BriefCDRE Stephen Mack, USN, Commander, Submarine Development Squadron 5
1520 — Off Board Vehicle Hosting Concept for VIRGINIA Block VI
1545 — Break
1605 — Non-Traditional Acoustic Communication Innovation and Multi-Platform Tactics
1630 — Development and Demonstration of Command, Control, and Communications as a Critical Enabler for Networked UxV Operations in the Submarine Fleet
1655 — Novel Use of Traditional ESM Data: A Case Study in Managing Radar Counter-Detection Risk

1720 — Question and Answer Period
1745 — Unhosted Networking Social

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