17th Annual Expeditionary Warfare Conference

"Expeditionary Warfare - Closing the Gaps"

10 - 13 September 2012

Panama City Beach, FL

Attendee Roster

Monday, September 10, 2012

Mine Warfare (MIW) in 21st Century Expeditionary Operations
Chair: RADM Chuck Horne, USN (Ret)

LCSs and their Mission Modules in Asymmetric Warfare

Integration of MIW in Expeditionary Operations

  • CAPT Randy Hill, USN (Ret), Deputy, Naval Mine and Anti-Submarine Warfare Command

Future of MIW in Asymmetric Warfare

  • RDML Frank Morneau, USN, Deputy Director, Expeditionary Warfare Division (N95B), OPNAV

Current and Future MIW Systems

Developmental Status of Our Navy's Timely MIW Systems


Tuesday, September 11, 2012

Welcome & Introductory Remarks:

  • MajGen Thomas A. Benes, USMC (Ret), Expeditionary Warfare Support, Alion Science and Technology; Chairman, NDIA Expeditionary Warfare Division
  • Mr. Duane Covert, Northrop Grumman IS; Conference Chair, NDIA Expeditionary Warfare Division

Keynote Speaker:

Guest Speakers:

  • BrigGen Mark R. Wise, USMC, Commanding General, Marine Corps Warfighting Laboratory; Vice Chief of Naval Research, Office of Naval Research
  • VADM William Burke, USN, Deputy Chief, Naval Operations, Warfare Systems (N9)
  • LtGen Richard P. Mills, USMC, Deputy Commandant, Combat Development and Integration, HQMC

EXWAR Current Operations
Chair: Mr. Dewey Mauldin, Vice President, The Boeing Company

Bold Alligator

  • Col Bradley E. Weisz, USMC, Deputy Commander, Expeditionary Strike Group TWO

Recent Operations

  • LT Winston Brown, USN, COMPHIBRON 6 AIROPS
  • LtCol John Kelley, USMC, Operations Officer, 22 MEU, II MEF


Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Keynote Speaker: Rebalancing Expeditionary Warfare Capabilities in the Pacific Area of Operations:

Closing the Gaps in EXWAR C4ISR/Cyber
Chair: Mr. Roy Byrd, USMC Programs, ITT Exelis

Lunch with Guest Speaker:

Keynote Speaker:

Blue/Green Platform Acquisition
Chair: Mr. Jeff Steelman, Vice President, The Steelman Group, Inc.


Thursday, September 13, 2012

Resourcing Current Operations and Tomorrow's Asia-Pacific Focused Expeditionary Operations
Chair: Mr. Skip Gaskill, Director, Government Affairs, Textron