Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC)

"Expanding the Competitive Space"

16 - 19 May 2022

Tampa, FL


Monday, May 16, 2022

Introduction to SOF Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (AT&L)

Facility Clearances

SOFWERX Overview

  • Mr. Glen Cullen, Program Manager, Acquisition Agility, USSOCOM
  • Ms. Leslie Babich, Director, SOFWERX

SBIR 101 & Agency Presentations

  • Mr. Mina Khalil, USSOCOM SBIR/STTR Program Manager
  • Dr. Matt Willis, Director, Army Prize Competitions and Army Applied SBIR Program
  • Christina Barnhill, MDA
  • Robert Smith, U.S. Navy
  • Jennifer Thabet, DARPA


Tuesday, May 17, 2022

USSOCOM Commanding General Keynote

USSOCOM Acquisition Executive Keynote

Science & Technology Overview

JATF-HEO Overview

J4 Director Insights

PEO Deep Dive Brief: Fixed Wing

PEO Deep Dive Brief: SOF Warrior

  • COL Anh Ha, USA, Program Executive Officer, SOF Warrior

PEO Overview: Services

PEO Deep Dive: Special Reconnaissance (SR)

Vehicle Lifecycle Overview (PM FOSOV)

PM Enterprise Networks

Military Information Support Operations (MISO)

PM Tactical Communications

Multi Mission Electronic Countermeasures (ECM)

Weapons Portfolio Overview

SOF Personal Equipment Advanced Requirements (SPEAR) Portfolio Overview (PM SSES)

SOF Digital Applications Overview

SDA Deep Dive Panel Discussion

Army Special Operations Aviation Acquisition Team - Rotary Wing Deep Dive

PM - Integrated Sensor Systems (ISS) Deep Dive

PM - Sensitive Site Exploitation (SSE) Deep Dive

PM - Technical Collection and Communications (TCC) Deep Dive


Wednesday, May 18, 2022

PEO Overview: Rotary Wing

S&T Enablers

PEO Deep Dive: SOFSA

PEO Overview: Fixed Wing

Acquiring with Allies Panel

  • Kelly Huges
  • Ayesha Vaid
  • Betsy Delong
  • Katherine Koleski

PEO Overview: Maritime

Doing Business with International Operations

PM Remote Capabilities (RC)

U.S. Army Modernization Priorities

  • Mr. Joe Alexander, Director (A), Sensors & electron Devices Directorate, DEVCOM Army research laboratory


Thursday, May 19, 2022

PEO Overview: Command, Control, Communications and Computers (C4)

USSOCOM Chief Data Officer

USSOCOM Chief Information Officer