U.S. Coast Guard Innovation Exposition

"Improving Mission Execution & Sustainment"

29 October - 1 November 2007

New Orleans, LA


Monday, October 29, 2007

MDA Day Welcoming Remarks:

National Concept of Operations for Maritime Domain Awareness

Interagency Staff Leads

U.S. Coast Guard MDA Projects

Afternoon Session - AIS Data Sharing

  • AIS 101 & Nationwide AIS Project, CDR Keith Ingalsbe, USCG, Project Manager, Coast Guard Nationwide AIS Project

AIS Collection with Satellites

Sharing AIS Data

Maritime Domain Awareness (MDA)

  • Program Executive Office Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Intelligence (PEO C4I), Mr. Andy Farrar, U.S. Navy PEO C4I


Tuesday, October 30, 2007

Keynote Session 1:

Panel Session: Innovations in Government
Moderator: Mr. Rolf Dietrich, Deputy Director of Innovation, DHS S&T

Keynote Session 2:
Moderator: The Honorable Jay Cohen, Under Secretary for Science and Technology, Department of Homeland Security

Panel Session: Innovation that Works - Turning Ideas into Opportunities
Moderator: Dr. Neil Thornberry, Innovation Chair Naval Postgraduate School (NPS)


Wednesday, October 31, 2007

Panel Session: Biometrics-at-Sea; Mona Passage Proof of Concept
Moderator: CDR Eric Riepe, USCG, Office of CG Law Enforcement

Keynote Session 3:

Acquisition Insights Panel Session: USCG Acquisition Directorate (CG-9)
Moderator: RADM Gary Blore, USCG, Assistant Commandant for Acquisition

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