16th Annual Expeditionary Warfare Conference

"Integrating Future & Present Capabilities"

24 - 27 October 2011

Panama City, FL


Monday, October 24, 2011

Mine Warfare Session - "MIW - All Ahead Full"

Overview of Mine Warfare For the Future

Funding Goals For Future MIW Capability

Future of MIW From the LCS Platform

Offensive Mining Capability as a Game Changer

Shallow Water MIW

  • RDML Jonathan White, USN, Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command

Developing MIW Mission Package Capabilities Soonest for the Fleet

Offensive Mining


Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Keynote Speaker:

  • Mr. Brian Detter, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Expeditionary Programs and Logistics Management, DASN, Expeditionary Programs and Logistics Management

EXWAR Strategic Outlook Session

EXWAR Current Operations Session

Bold Alligator

  • BGen Christopher Owens, USMC, Deputy Commanding General, II MEF
  • Col Brad Weisz, USMC, Deputy Commander, Expeditionary Strike Group TWO

Recent Afghanistan, Iraq, Pakistan, Libya deployment

  • Col Mark Desens, USMC, CO 26th MEU


Wednesday, October 26, 2011

Keynote Speaker:

EXW System Acquisition Challenges Session

ONR/Advance Technology Session

  • Dr. Walter F. Jones, Executive Director, Office of Naval Research
  • BGen Mark Wise, USMC, Vice Chief of Naval Research and Commanding General, Marine Corps Warfighting Lab (MCWL)
  • RDML James Shannon, USN, Commander, Naval Surface Warfare Center
  • Mr. George Solhan, SES, Deputy Chief of Naval Research, Expeditionary Maneuver Warfare & Combating Terrorism Department (Code 30); and Director, Marine Corps Science and Technology
  • Tom Swean, Ph.D., Deputy Director, Ocean Battlespace Sensing Department (Code 32)
  • CDR Matt Swiergosz, USN, Program Officer, Warfighter Performance Department (Code 34)


Thursday, October 27, 2011

Balancing Resources in Support of Expeditionary Operations Session