Combat Vehicles Conference

"Shaping Tomorrow's Combat Vehicle Programs in Today's Volatility"

12 - 14 October 2009

Dearborn, MI


Tuesday, October 13, 2009

Welcome Remarks:

Keynote Addresses:

  • LTG Stephen Speakes, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8, U.S. Army
  • Acquisition - Mr. Edward Harrington, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Procurement), Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology)
  • LTG Michael Vane, USA, Deputy Commanding General, Futures/Director, Army Capabilities Integration Center

General Session - Session II: Shaping Tomorrow's Combat Vehicle Programs In Today's Volatility
Chair:Mr. William Taylor, Senior Executive Service Program, Executive Officer, U.S. Marine Corps Land Systems

Panel Discussion: PEO Land Systems & MARCORSYSCOM PMs

Panel Discussion: PEO & PM Ground Combat Systems
Moderator: BG David Ogg, USA, Program Executive Officer Ground Combat Systems, U.S. Army


Wednesday, October 14, 2009

Discussion: Combat Vehicle Research and Development

  • Dr. Grace M. Bochenek, Director, U.S. Army RDECOM-TARDEC
    Dr. Joseph A. Lannon, Director for Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center, U.S. Army Armaments Research, Development and Engineering Center, Picatinny Arsenal, New Jersey

War Panel

Greybeard Perspective