18th Annual Science & Engineering Technology Conference

"Creating Innovative DoD S&T Partnerships"

18 - 20 April 2017

Washington, DC


Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Keynote Address:

  • Mary Miller, Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering

Prototyping: A Path to Agility, Innovation, and Affordability

  • Dr. Charles Perkins, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Emerging Capability & Prototyping

The DARPA Science & Technology Program

The DTRA Science & Technology Program and Counter WMD COI

The Army Science & Technology Program

The Naval Science & Technology Program

The Air Force Science & Technology Program

  • Jack Blackhurst, Director, Plans and Programs Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory; Director, Air Force Strategic Development Planning and Experimentation Office


Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Communities of Interest (COI) Session (Unclassified)
Chair: Dr. Michelle Atchison, Associate Vice Chancellor, Federal Relations, University of Texas System

The Role of the Communities of Interest

  • Dale Ormond, Principal Director to Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Research)

Advanced Electronics COI Presentation

Air Platforms COI Presentation

  • Dr. Joseph Doychak, Associate Director, Aerospace Technology, OUSD(AT&L)/ OASD(R&E)/Research/Weapons Systems

Space COI Presentation

Materials & Manufacturing Processes COI Presentation

Biomedical (ASBREM) COI Presentation

Weapons Technologies COI Presentation

Ground & Sea Platforms COI Presentation

Autonomy COI Presentation

Command, Control, Communications, Computers, and Intelligence COI Presentation

Information Analysis Center Multiple Award Contract

Counter-IED COI Presentation

  • Dr. Karl Dahlhauser, Associate Director for Electronic Warfare, ASD(R&E)/RD/Space and Sensors

Cyber COI Presentation

Energy and Power Technology COI Presentation

Engineered Resilient Systems Presentation

Human Systems COI Presentation

Sensors COI Presentation


Thursday, April 20, 2017

Opening Remarks

  • James Chew, Group Director, National Security Systems, Cadence Design Systems; Chair, NDIA S&ET Division





  • Lou Bernstein, Research, Development, Test & Evaluation Program Director, USTRANSCOM