Stability, Security, Transition & Reconstruction Operations (SSTRO) Conference

27 - 28 November 2007

Falls Church, VA


Tuesday, November 27, 2007

Keynote Address:

Transportable Infrastructures for Development and Emergency Support (TIDES), Dr. Linton Wells, Distinguished Research Fellow and Force Transformation Chair, Center for Technology and National Security Policy, National Defense University

Panel: Interagency Training Policy

  • Mr. Rob Blandford, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness
  • Mr. Paul Turner, Training Advisor, Office of the Coordinator for Reconstruction and Stabilization, U.S. Department of State
  • Ms. Debbie Jackson, Senior Education and Training Advisor, Office of Military Affairs, U.S. Agency for International Development

Panel: Taking Stock of DoDD 3000.05

Panel: SSTR Enablers: United Nations, Private Sector and NGOs/PVOs


Wednesday, November 28, 2007

Panel: U.S. Army: Evolving for the SSTR Mission

  • COL Simon Wolsey, UK, Chief, Stability Operations Division, U.S. Army, Directorate of Strategy, Plans and Policy
  • COL John Bird, USA, Director, Training Development and Support, U.S. Army, IC&FH

U.S. Africa Command: The Time is Right

Interagency Capabilities and Core Missions

  • Mr. Bernard Carreau, Senior Research Fellow, Center for Technology and National Security, National Defense University

Panel: New Initiatives to Enhance Interagency Unity of Effort

  • Mr. John Scott, Vice President, Open Integration, RadiantBlue Technologies, Inc.

Experimentation, Springboard to Integration