Chemical Biological Individual Protection (CBIP)
Conference & Exhibition

7 - 9 March 2006

Charleston, SC


Wednesday, March 8, 2006

Keynote Address:

  • After Milestone Decision - What next?, Mr. Richard Decker, Director, Engineering Directorate, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center

Individual Protection for Expanding Warfighter Missions

Chemical and Biological Defense Future Initiatives

  • Dr. Joseph Palma, Deputy Special Assistant and Medical Director, Chemical and Biological Defense and Chemical Demilitarization Programs

Joint Requirements Office (JRO)

  • MAJ W. Scott Smedley, Joint Requirements Office for Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear Defense

JPEO & Technology Integration

  • Mr. Curt Wilhide, Chief for Advanced Technology and Transition, Joint Program Executive Office for Chemical Biological Defense

Individual Protection Science and Technology Program

Realistic Testing and Evaluation of IPE

Canadian Guidance for Selectionf of PPE by First Responders to a CBRN Terrorism Event

  • Dr. Eva Dickson, Defense Scientist, Department of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering Royal Military College of Canada

NBC Protection - A Swedish Version for the Future

  • Dr. Ola Claesson, Project Manager, Division of NBC Defense Swedish Defense Research Agency

Functional Materials for CB Protection Against the Asymmetric Threat


Thursday, March 9, 2006

Option A: Ground Ensemble

  • Joint Service Lightweight Integrated Suit Technology (JSLIST) Ensemble, Mr. Scott Paris, Deputy Project Manager-Individual Protection for Ground Ensembles
  • Joint Service General Purpose Mask (JSGPM) and Joint Service Chemical Survivability Mask (JSCESM), Mr. Bill Fritch, Program Manager, Respirator Engineering and Acquisition Team
  • Next Generation General Purpose Mask, Mr. Corey Grove, Chemical Engineer, US Army Edgewood Chemical Biological Center
  • Future Force Warrior Project, Ms. Stephanie Castellani, Materials and System Integration
  • Advanced Seams & Closures, Ms. Scena Proodian, Clothing Designer, Navy Clothing and Textile Research Facility
  • Joint Chemical Ensemble (JCE), Mr. Scott Paris, Deputy Project Manager-Individual Protection for Ground Ensembles

Option B: Aviation Ensemble

  • The Joint Service Mask Leakage Tester: Helping to Ensure Protective Mask Readiness, Mr. Jeremy Scott, Program Manager, JSMLT
  • Joint Protective Aircrew Ensemble (JPACE), Mr. John Aulson, Program Manager, JPACE
  • Joint Service Aviation Mask (JSAM), Captain Doug Hanks, Program Manager, JSAM Type I and IA
  • M41 Protective Assessment Test System (PATS), Mr. Jason Adamek, Mechanical Engineer
  • Cooling, Mr. Walter Teal, Jr., Physical Scientist
  • Filtration Technology Overview, Mr. Chris Karwacki, Chemical Biological Radiological Filtration Team Leader

Option A: Test and Evaluation

Option B: Science and Technology

  • Computational Chemistry Science and Technology Thrust Area Overview, Dr. Paul Murdock, Computational Chemistry Thrust Area Manager DTRA/CB--Joint Service Technical Office for CBD
  • Membrane Development for the Next Generation of Chemical Biological Clothing, Mr. Gene Wilusz, Chemical Technology Team Lead
  • Reactive Materials Research for Self-Detoxifying Chemical and Biological Protective Clothing, Dr. Heidi Schreuder-Gibson, Research Polymer Chemist, US Army RDECOM Natick Soldier Center
  • Overarching Model, Mr. Sal Clementi, Senior Engineer