DLA Land & Maritime Supplier Conference & Exposition

"Maximizing Warfighter Readiness Today & Tomorrow...
the Strategic Advantage of Better Buying Power"

29 August - 1 September 2016

Columbus, OH


Tuesday, August 30, 2016

Keynote Address:

Captains of Industry Forum


Wednesday, August 31, 2016

Keynote Address:

  • Hon. Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics

Keynote Address:

Large Business Panel
Moderator: COL Gregory Potts, USA (Ret), The Principal, GFP Consulting

  • COL Mike Ivy, USA (Ret), Vice President, Global Integrated Product Support, Oshkosh Corporation
  • Chris Vanslager, Executive Vice President, Defense Programs, AM General
  • T. Blair Decker, Vice President Supply Chain Materials & Strategic Sourcing, General Dynamics Electric Boat

Defense Logistics Agency Land & Maritime Industry Association Roundtable

NAHAD Brief for Industry Association Roundtable

DLA Brief for Industry Association Roundtable


Thursday, September 1, 2016

Industry Keynote Address:

  • Bryan Rudgers, Director of Government Business Development, Jamaica Bearings

DLA Enterprise Approach to Small Business

  • Matthew Beebe, Director of Acquisition, J7, Defense Logistics Agency

Small Business Panel
Moderator: Amy Sajda, Small Business Director, DLA HQ

  • Mitch Blackman, National Sales Director, Kampi Components
  • Dale Carrick, Vice President Business Development, Hunt Valve Company, Inc.
  • Stacy Flick, Manager OEM/USG Sales, Ibis Tek, LLC

Breakout Sessions