Precision Strike Annual Review (PSAR-15)

"Achieving Dominance through Technological Innovation"

17 - 18 March 2015

Springfield, VA


Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Opening Remarks - Precision Strike Opportunities:

  • Rear Admiral Mark Darrah, USN - Program Executive Officer for Unmanned Aviation and Strike Weapons

Precision Strike Aspects of the Joint Strike Fighter

Broken Window Theory of National Security Policy

Luncheon & William J. Perry Award Ceremony

Program Protection and Cyber Security Challenges:

  • Melinda Reed - Deputy Director for Program Protection, Assistant Secretary of Defense, Research and Engineering (ASD(R&E))
  • Mark Godino - Senior Acquisition Program Analyst, OUSD(AT&L)/OASD(A)/DASD(C3), Cyber & Business

Innovation & Science and Technology For Emerging Capabilities

  • Alan Shaffer, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Research & Engineering, OSD

Navy & Marine Corps Precision Weapons Session

Innovation & National Security at Los Alamos National Laboratory

  • David Pesiri, Director of the Richard P. Feynman Center for Innovation at LANL

Precision Weapons Testing Challenges - How do we find efficiencies to test weapons including Ranges, Costs, M&S & Training?

  • Colonel Chris Anthony, USAF - Senior Military Evaluator for Air Warfare Systems, Director for Operational Test and Evaluation (DOT&E)


Wednesday, March 18, 2015

Congressional Perspective on Acquisition Improvements

SOF Persistent Operations in Support of Precision Engagement

  • Colonel Timothy Baxter, USA, Military Deputy to the Acquisition Executive, United States Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)
  • Welcome to 2035 the Age of Surprise .wmv (Video)
  • Technology .wmv (Video)
  • SOFATL redux 2 .wmv (Video)
  • PEO_FW2013 .wmv (Video)

Army Precision Weapons Session

  • Long-Range Precision Fires: Colonel Gary Stephens, USA - Precision Fires Rockets & Missiles, PEO Missiles & Space
  • DREDD2 .wmv (Video)

M-Code GPS For Precision Guided Munitions

  • Paul Manz, Chief Scientist, U.S. Army, PEO Ammunition, Picatinny Arsenal
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International Precision Weapons Session

  • Foreign Comparative Test Missile Shot from Littoral Combat Ship: Commander Eric Cash, USN - Principal Acquisition PM - PEO Integrated Warfare Systems, NAVSEA

Vertical Program Management

  • Rob Roy, Vice President, Decision Sciences Inc.