Cyber Enabled Emerging Technologies Symposium

6 - 8 March 2018

McLean, VA

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Tuesday, March 6, 2018

Keynote Speaker:


Panel: Decision Support Systems
Moderator: Dr. Robert E. Schmidle, Lt Gen USMC (Ret), Former Deputy Commander, U.S. Cyber Command

  • Dr. Jim Gump, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Lab
  • Bryan Bartels, Chief, Future Ops, USSTRATCOM Joint Air Component Coordination Element (JACCE)
  • Dr. Tony Ng, CTO & Solutions Architect, Civil Transportation Solutions, Leidos
  • Jeffrey Gottschalk, Leader, Cyber Systems and Operations Group, MIT Lincoln Laboratory


Panel: Artificial Intelligence
Moderator: Lt Gen James K. "Kevin" McLaughlin, USAF (Ret), President, McLaughlin Global Associates LLC

  • Walter O'Brien, Founder, Scorpion Computer Services
  • Dr. Edward M. Ochoa, Lt Col USAF (Ret), Senior Research Engineer, Machine Learning and Analytics, Georgia Tech Research Institute
  • Dr. Terry Wilson, Principal Electronics Engineer, Air Force Research Laboratory
  • Kevin Hall, Distinguished Engineer (DE) and Cognitive Solutions Expert, IBM Defense and Intelligence Services


Panel: Disruptive Technologies: Public/Private Partnerships
Moderator: Dr. Terry Pierce, Director, Center of Innovation, U.S. Air Force Academy, Special Advisor for DHS Science and Technology

  • James Cole, Senior Director, Security Architecture and Strategic Planning, Intel Corporation
  • Cherylene Caddy, Former White House Director for Cyber Policy Integration and Outreach
  • Lt Gen Bradford J. Shwedo, Chief, Information Dominance and Chief Information Officer, Office of the Secretary of the Air Force
  • Jason Upchurch, Computer Security Architect, Intel Corporation
  • C1C Dane Hankamer, U.S. Air Force Academy


Wednesday, March 7, 2018

Lunch & Interactive Speaker - "Ask Scorpion"


Panel: Virtual Training Systems
Moderator: RADM James A. Robb, USN (Ret), President, National Training and Simulation Association

  • Walter O'Brien, Founder, Scorpion Computer Services International
  • Paul Biegel, Program Manager, Interactive Simulations, The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
  • Jeff Fisher, Virtual Reality Lab Manager, National Institute for Aviation Research, Wichita State University
  • Eric Spalding, Advanced Technology Lead, The Boeing Company


Panel: Physical System Replication
Moderator: Lt Gen Robert Elder, USAF (Ret), Chair, NDIA Cyber and Emerging Technologies Division

  • William Cave, CEO, Prediction Systems Inc.
  • Dr. John J. Kelly III, President, Model Software Corporation
  • Philomena Zimmerman, Deputy Director for Engineering Tools and Environments, ODASD(SE)
  • Dr. Sridhar Lakshmanan, Associate Professor, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Michigan-Dearborn

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