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November 28 - 30, 2018
Hilton Alexandria Mark Center, Alexandria , VA

Main Day 2

8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration & Morning Networking

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairperson's Opening Remarks

9:00 am - 9:45 am Keynote: IAMD Posture in Japan

MG Yoshiki Adachi - Defense and Military Attaché Embassy of Japan
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MG Yoshiki Adachi

Defense and Military Attaché
Embassy of Japan

9:45 am - 10:30 am Improving threat interception to effectively remove threats

-Improving ballistic missile defense systems (BMDS)
-Acquiring technology and information on how to destroy nuclear weapons that cannot be intercepted
-Increasing maneuverability to impale any attack missile (hypersonic threats)

10:30 am - 11:15 am Morning Networking Break

-Regional challenges and opportunities for IAMD Development
-Integrating joint and international partners to provide defense-in-depth
-Strategic policy perspectives on future IAMD priorities
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LTG Richard P. Formica

USA (Retired), Vice President, CALIBRE Systems and former CG, US Army Space and Missile Defense Command
U.S. Army

12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Utilizing directed energy systems in order to defeat air to air threats

COL Chad Skaggs - Chief of Air and Missile Defense Integration US Army Space and Missile Defense Command
-Cost effective lasers
-Increasing the range of weapon reach
-Navy's free electron lasers
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COL Chad Skaggs

Chief of Air and Missile Defense Integration
US Army Space and Missile Defense Command

12:45 pm - 1:45 pm Networking Lunch

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm Test requirements and new developments of IAMD systems

Keith Englander - Director of Engineering Missile Defense Agency
-Modeling and simulation
-Development of technical intelligence
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Keith Englander

Director of Engineering
Missile Defense Agency

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm Increasing cyber security measures to protect against systems getting hacked

-Protecting against radar jamming and deception
-Building up defense for systems that share data
-Incorporating cyber security aspects into future systems

3:15 pm - 3:30 pm Chairperson's closing remarks

3:30 pm - 3:30 pm Post Conference Networking