August 22 - 24, 2018
Hilton Crystal City at Washington Reagan National Airport

Main Day 2

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 THE UNIQUE CHALLENGES POSED BY DRONE SWARMS AGAINST MILITARY INSTALLATIONS AND THE WARRIOR

Lee Grubbs - Director Mad Scientist Initiative, TRADOC ARMY
• Using radars to scan and detect
• Utilizing UAS tracking technologies
• Deploying counter-UAS neutralization systems
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Lee Grubbs

Director
Mad Scientist Initiative, TRADOC ARMY

9:45 am - 10:30 am C-UAS Policy and Legislation: Protecting America's Skies

Rob Thompson - Co-Founder CUAS Coalition
·Barriers to making the use of C-UAS equipment legal for local law enforcement.
·Using C-UAS equipment for homeland and civil defense against rogue drone operators. 
·Creating policy, tactics and equipment to prevent future UAS threats.

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Rob Thompson

Co-Founder
CUAS Coalition

10:30 am - 11:15 am MORNING NETWORKING BREAK

11:15 am - 12:00 pm COUNTERING THREATS POSED BY USE OF UNMANNED AIRCRAFT SYSTEMS TRANSNATIONAL ORGANIZED CRIME AND TERRORIST ORGANIZATIONS.

Scott Mathews - Senior Advisor, Intelligence Department of Homeland Security
• Monitoring current threats
• Acquiring state of the art C-UAS technology
• Working with local law enforcement
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Scott Mathews

Senior Advisor, Intelligence
Department of Homeland Security

9:00 am - 9:45 am COUNTER-UAS REQUIREMENTS FOR NEXT GENERATION COMBAT VEHICLE

• Identifying C-UAS capability gaps in current GCVs
• C-UAS technologies with the most promise
• Testing and fielding C-UAS solutions for NGCV

11:45 am - 12:45 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

Halfway through the day. Here comes the final stretch! Be sure not too miss it.

1:45 pm - 2:30 pm USING RADAR TECHNOLOGIES TO INCREASE MONITORING AND PROTECTION AGAINST UAS AT THE BORDERS

USING RADAR TECHNOLOGIES TO INCREASE MONITORING AND PROTECTION AGAINST UAS AT THE BORDERS
• Using tethered Aerostat radar to increase awareness
• Deploying drone-sized radar systems
• Acquiring weapons systems to neutralize C-UAS threats

2:30 pm - 3:15 pm ACQUIRING CAPABILITY UPGRADES FOR CLASS 1-3 UAS TO ENSURE OPERATIONS IN AN ANTI ACCESS/AREA DENIAL ENVIRONMENT

• Upgrading electronic sensors to make UAS resilient
• Developing Autonomous capabilities that are impervious to C-UAS measures
• Acquiring counter radar jamming capabilities to operate

3:15 pm - 4:00 pm Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

This is your last chance to swap information with your fellow attendees - Make sure to take advantage of
the break

4:00 pm - 4:45 pm A REVIEW OF THE FUTURE OF CUTTING EDGE COUNTER-UAS TECHNOLOGIES & TESTING FOR THE WARFIGHTER

• C-UAS technologies in development
• Synthetic training environments to train soldiers to counter UAS threats
• Next generation active protection systems strengthening C-UAS capabilities

4:45 pm - 5:00 pm CHAIRPERSON'S CLOSING REMARKS

 

5:00 pm - 5:00 pm END OF CONFERENCE

Thank you for At tending Counter UAS 2018 – See you next year!