24th Annual Logistics Conference & Exhibition

"Synchronizing Global Defense Logistics: Partners, Performance & People"

10 - 13 March 2008

Miami, FL


Tuesday, March 11, 2008

Government Keynote:

Industry Keynote:

Panel: DoD Lifecycle Logistics

Luncheon Speaker: MG Mike Sumrall, ARNG, Assistant to the Chairman, Joint Chiefs of Staff for National Guard Matters

Panel: Logistics Operations in Domestic Disaster Response

  • COL Juan Arcocha, USA, Deputy Director for Logistics and Engineering, USNORTHCOM
  • MG John Basilica, Jr., ARNG, Director of Logistics, J4, National Guard Bureau
  • MG Charles Fletcher, USA, Director of Operations (J3), USTRANSCOM
  • Mr. Eric Smith, Assistant Administrator, Directorate of Logistics, FEMA

Panel : Logistics Transformation from an International Perspective


Wednesday, March 12, 2008

Keynote Address:

Panel: Joint Logistics Fireside Chat

Panel: Logistics Information: The Critical Enabling Capability
Moderator: Lt Gen Charles Croom, Jr., USAF, Director, DISA

Panel: Logistics Sustainment Reset: Are We Meeting the Challenge?
Moderator: LTG William Mortensen, USA, Deputy Commander, Army Materiel Command


Thursday, March 13, 2008

Shaping the Logistics Profession: NDIA Human Capital Report

  • Mr. Joe Grosson, Corporate Director of Logistics, Lockheed Martin Corporation

Panel: Logistics Human Capital-Future Logisticians: Report on Initiatives Underway
Moderator: Mr. Jim Hall, ADUSD, Logistics Plans and Studies, OSD

Panel: Educating Future Logisticians

Panel: Joint Operational Logistics-Seamless Logistics? The View from the Operational Commander
Moderator: RADM Mike Lyden, USN, N41