SHOW SCHEDULE – Walter E. Washington Convention Center
|7:00 AM||Registration Opens – South Building, Grand Lobby|
|8:00 AM – 9:30 AM||Congressional Breakfast – Level 2 Room 202|
|9:45 AM – 10:00 AM||L Street Bridge/Main Entrance to Hall D|
|10:00 AM||Expo Hall Opens – Level 2 Hall D&E|
|4:30 PM||Expo Hall Closes – Level 2 Hall D&E|
|6:30 PM – 7:30 PM||Grand Banquet Reception – Marriott Marquis|
|7:30 PM – 9:30 PM||Grand Banquet – Marriott Marquis|
MAIN BRIEFING CENTER SCHEDULE – LEVEL 2 ROOM 207AB
|10:15 AM – 11:15 AM||State of the Corps/Force Design 2030 Situation Report and Keynote|
|11:30 AM – 1:00 PM||Force Design 2030 Experimentation, Requirements, Acquisitions, & Naval Integration|
|1:15 PM – 2:45 PM||Sustaining the Future Force and Logistics Modernization|
|3:00 PM – 4:00 PM||MARSOC Operational Approach for Modernization|
MARINE ZONE STAGE SCHEDULE – LEVEL 2 HALL E
|10:30 AM – 11:30 AM||TechSolutions: Turning Marines’ Ideas into Prototypes|
|11:30 AM – 12:30 PM||Installation Energy Security Plans|
|1:30 PM – 2:30 PM||Overview Briefing on the Foreign Comparative Testing Program|
|3:30 PM – 4:30 PM||Achieving Condition Based Maintenance Plus: Building Capability Through Predictive Maintenance and Prognosis|
FROM THE MARINE CORPS GAZETTE:
The Case For Change
Gen David H. Berger
Based on the threat, the environment of strategic competition and the changing character of war in the 21st century, the Commandant explains the rationale behind the changes to Marine Corps structure and capabilities defined in Force Design 2030.
To Modernize Our Corps
BGen Arthur J. Pasagian & Mr. Timothy B. Ferris
The Commander of Marine Corps Systems Command outlines how the Acquisition Community is working to develop and field the capabilities required to produce Marine Stand-in Forces.
Marine Corps Groundbased Air Defense
Col David P. Lobik, USMC (Ret)
Fighting and winning against a strategic competitor means operating in an environment where air superiority is contested. Marine ground forces require a mobile, lethal capability to defeat enemy manned and unmanned aircraft.
Logistics Operations in a DDIL Environment
Mr. Brent Lancaster, Mr. Patrick Gallaher, Capt Matthew Williams & Mr. Greg Kellenberger
Sustainment may be the greatest challenge faced by Stand-in Forces. Read how Marine Corps logisticians are employing both time-tested and novel solutions to meet this challenge.
A Special Relationship
Maj Jonathan Ritchey
Explore the collaborative relationships among the acquisitions professionals of Marine Corps Systems Command, MARSOC and U.S. Special Operations Command.