CONFERENCE DAY TWO
8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration & Networking Breakfast
While registering for the Main Summit Day 2, enjoy your morning cup of coffee, light
snacks and lively peer-to-peer conversation
8:50 am - 9:00 am CHAIRPERSON'S OPENING REMARKS
9:00 am - 9:45 am PROTECTING SOFT TARGETS FROM EMERGING SUAS THREATSLinda Solheim - Director, Soft Targets and Crowded Places Task Force, Department of Homeland Security
• Sports venues
• Shopping venues
• Schools and transportation systems
Linda SolheimDirector, Soft Targets and Crowded Places Task Force
Department of Homeland Security
9:45 am - 10:30 am CRITICAL FACTORS FOR DEVELOPING EFFECTIVE COUNTER-UAS STRATEGIESPeter Liu - Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting LLP.
Elaine Duke - Specialist Executive, Deloitte Consulting LLP.
• Understand the entirety of the UAS and C-UAS ecosystem – past, present, and future
• Comprehend the risks associated with this increasingly complex ecosystem
• Utilize risk intelligent frameworks that fuse ecosystem and risk knowledge to create comprehensive C-UAS strategies
Peter LiuManaging Director
Deloitte Consulting LLP.
Elaine DukeSpecialist Executive
Deloitte Consulting LLP.
10:30 am - 11:00 am NETWORKING BREAK AND DEMO DRIVE
Your time is valuable so we have streamlined the process identifying new technologies that will take your organization to the next level. During this break,
attendees will meet our select industry partners in 5-7 minute intervals. You never know, you may find an industry partner solution you never knew you needed
11:00 am - 11:45 am U.S. ARMY’S STRATEGY FOR ACHIEVING COUNTER UAS CAPABILITY OVER MATCH IN THE SHORT TERMLTC Demetrios Ghikas - Division Chief, Counter-Unmanned Aircraft Systems (C-UAS), HQDA, G-3/5/7, DAMO-ZCF (Fires)
• Analyzing the current capability gaps and adversary capabilities
• Studying & testing current C-UAS solutions to determine the most capable solution
• Investing in R&D to increase C-UAS capabilities
LTC Demetrios GhikasDivision Chief, Counter-Unmanned Aircraft Systems (C-UAS)
HQDA, G-3/5/7, DAMO-ZCF (Fires)
11:45 am - 12:30 pm CUAS INDUSTRY PANEL: CHALLENGES and Opportunities for the emerging CUAS communityKyle Turner - Director of Operations and Policy, SkySafe Inc.
Timothy Bean - CEO, Fortem Technologies
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm LUNCH
Halfway through the day. Here comes the final stretch! Be sure not too miss it.
1:30 pm - 2:15 pm THE NEED FOR A COORDINATE CUAS DEFENSE SYSTEM FOR BASE AND PORT PROTECTIONTim Andreadis - Head, High Power Microwave Section, Tactical Electronic Warfare Division, Naval Research Laboratory
Tim AndreadisHead, High Power Microwave Section
Tactical Electronic Warfare Division, Naval Research Laboratory
2:15 pm - 3:00 pm DEFENDING AGAINST AI ENABLED ADVERSARIESFritz Schulz - Oversight Executive for Battle Space Awareness Programs, OSD Research & Engineering
Gerry Tighe - Oversight Executive for Maritime Systems Programs, Emerging Capabilities & Prototypes, OSD R&E
• Unique challenges posed by AI enabled sUAS
• Tactics & strategies for defeating autonomous drones
• Detecting, identifying and neutralizing AI enabled sUAS
Oversight Executive for Maritime Systems programs
Fritz SchulzOversight Executive for Battle Space Awareness Programs
OSD Research & Engineering
Gerry TigheOversight Executive for Maritime Systems Programs
Emerging Capabilities & Prototypes, OSD R&E
3:00 pm - 3:30 pm AFTERNOON NETWORKING BREAK
Take this last opportunity to network with your peers and colleagues from across the industry to make sure you bring back as many new connections as possible