Munitions Executive Summit

"Sustaining Industrial Readiness"

5 - 7 February 2007

Washington, DC


Tuesday, February 6, 2007

Creating a Balanced and Responsive Munitions Industrial Base

A Warfighters Perspective

  • Col Al Kelly, USA, Commander, 1-17th Infantry Regiment (Stryker) Buffalos


  • BG Rebecca Halstead, USA, Chief of Ordnance / Commandant, USA Ordnance Center & Schools DCG for Ordnance, CASCOM

PEO Cross: Service Panel
Chair: MG Paul S. Izzo, USA, PEO Ammunition

Sustaining Industrial Readiness - An Export Perspective

  • C.D. Wray, Director for Policy for Security Cooperation, Resources, and Exports, ODASA DEC

Industrial Committee of Ammunition Producers

  • Dr. Dean Bartles, VP & GM Large Caliber Weapons and Ammunitions General Dynamics Ordnance & Tactical Systems

BRAC 05 Update

Partnership Opportunities with Industry

  • Mr. Ronald J. Davis, G-7, Deputy Chief of Staff for Business Transformation, US Materiel Command


Wednesday, February 7, 2007

Munitions Logistics and JMC's Role

Health of the Industry: A Wall Street and K Street Perspective

OSD Perspective

  • Mr. Anthony J. Melita, Deputy Director, OUSD (Acquisition, Technology & Logistics), Portfolio Systems Acquisition, Land Warfare and Munitions

Congressional Perspective

Munitions Manufacturing Technology Panel
Chair: Mr. Kevin Knotts, PMP, Principal Consultant, Federal Consulting Practice of Computer Sciences Corporation

PM - Acquisition Panel
Chair: Mr. Jim Sutton, Deputy, PEO Ammunition