Precision Strike Summer Forum

"Precision Fires as an Enabler for Force Dominance"

10 - 11 June 2008

Parsippany, NJ


Tuesday, June 10, 2008

Keynote Address:

  • Major General David W. Eidsaune, USAF, Commander, Air Armament Center, and the Air Force Program Executive Officer for Weapons, Air Force Materiel Command, Eglin Air Force Base, FL

The Evolution of Artillery for Increased Effectiveness

ARDEC's Role in Countering the IED Threat

  • Ray Carr, ARDEC Counter Terrorism Technology Team Lead, U.S. Army, ARDEC, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ

Highly Precise Munitions Overview

  • Charles Kelly, Staff Specialist, Land Warfare & Munitions, OUSD (AT&L)

Army PEO Munitions Programs Panel

  • Colonel Ole Knudson, USA, PM Combat Ammunition Systems (PM CAS), Picatinny Arsenal, NJ
  • Colonel Ray Nulk, Office of the Project Manager for Close Combat Systems, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ


Wednesday, June 11, 2008

Navy Integrated Specialty Site for Guns and Ammunition

  • Mike Till, Transition Manager for Picatinny Arsenal, NJ

Navy Electromagnetic Gun Project

Fort Sill's Role in Precision Fires

  • Kirby Brown, Deputy to the Commanding General, U.S. Army Fires & Fort Sill, OK

Guided Missiles Overview

  • Robert Kirby, Deputy Chief Engineer for Precision Fires Rocket and Missile Systems, Redstone Arsenal, AL

Army Ammunition Requirements

  • Robert Grubbs, Deputy for Munitions, G3/7-Headquarters, Department of Army, Munitions G-3

Munition Logistics Support Panel

  • Colonel Michael McBride, USA,Deputy Commander/Chief of Staff, U.S. Army Ordnance Center & Schools, Huntsville, AL
  • Al Galonski, Chief Future Concept Division, Logistics Research Engineering Directorate, Picatinny Arsenal, NJ

Munitions Safety

  • Gary Carney, Director, US Army Defense Ammunition Center and School, McAllister, OK