Precision Strike Annual Review (PSAR-17)

28 - 29 March 2017

Springfield, VA


Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Defense Leadership Panel - Precision Engagement in the Future Fight
Moderator: Major General H. Stacy Clardy III, USMC, Deputy Director for Force Management, Application, and Support, J-8, Joint Staff

  • Air Force: Major General Peter Gersten, USAF, Director of Strategic Plans, Office of DCS for Strategic Plans and Requirements, HQ USAF/A8X (speaker did not release his slides)
  • Army: Colonel (P) Steve Maranian, USA, Commandant, U.S. Army Field Artillery School & Chief of Field Artillery
  • Navy: Rear Admiral Roy "Trigger" Kelley, USN, Director, Joint Strike Fighter Fleet Integration Office
  • Marine Corps: Colonel John "Buss" Barranco, USMC, APW Assault Support and Weapons and Integration, HQMC Aviation
  • Q&A with Above Panelists

Innovations For Unmanned Systems and Strike Weapons


Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Special Tactics in A2AD Environments

  • Captain Mike Smith, USAF, Chief of Weapons & Tactics, 720th Special Tactics Group, Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC)

Defense Manufacturing & Industrial Base Under the New Administration

  • Dr. Jerry McGinn, (SES), Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Manufacturing and Industrial Base Policy, OUSD(AT&L)

Panel - Precision Engagement in the Current Fight
Moderator: Ed Wolski (SES), Deputy Director for Air Warfare, OUSD(AT&L)

  • Navy: Commander James "Sleestak" Reeve, USN, N98 Air Warfare Weapons Section Head, OPNAV
    Focus: Fixed Wing JAGM (Increment 3)
  • Marine Corps: Lieutenant Colonel Ryan "Thriller" Schiller, USMC, Air to Ground Weapons (APW-72), HQMC Aviation
    Focus: Advanced Precision Kill Weapon System (APKWS)
  • Air Force: Lieutenant Colonel (Sel) Brian Baker, USAF, Air and Space Interoperability Council (ASIC), Regional Plans & Posture Division – A8XX HQ USAF
    Focus: Air Force Precision Engagement in the Current Fight
  • Army: Lieutenant Colonel Kenneth Britt, USA (Ret), Office of DCS G-8, US Army HQDA
    Focus: Missile & Space Systems
  • Q&A with Above Panelists

Luncheon Address: A New Iran Policy

DSCA - International Overview & Foreign Military Sales Demand
Chair: Ken Masson, Orbital ATK – Washington Operations

  • Army: Ann Cataldo (SES), Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Defense Exports and Cooperation, OASA(ALT)
  • Air Force: Major General Lawrence Martin Jr., USAF, Assistant Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, Int'l Affairs, OUSAF
  • Q&A with Above Panelists