2016 DoD Unmanned Systems Summit

March 29 - 30, 2016 | Alexandria, VA
Dear Colleague,  
Early registration ends THIS FRIDAY, FEB 26th for our 4th DoD Unmanned Systems Summit. DSI invites you to register now.  
 Seating is limited!  
Military and Government Attend Complimentary. Industry Rates Apply.

WHAT: Join experts and leaders from all Military Services,federal agencies, and supporting  industry and academia at   at our exclusive  educational and training "Town Hall"  forum, where thought leaders  and key policy- makers  can come together for actionable discussions and debate."Expanding unmanned system capabilities for the future fight"
WHEN:     March 29 - 30, 2016
WHERE:  The Mary M. Gates Learning Center, Alexandria, VA 
Several 2016 Speakers Include:
The Summit will cover all robotic systems that may be remotely piloted or contain a level of autonomous tasking, and operate on land, sea, air and space domains.

* MG Robert Dyess, USA, Deputy Director, ARCIC

* Mr. Jeffrey Eggers, SES, CTO, DCS ISR, AF/A2

* BGen Julian Alford, USMC, Commander, MCWL Futures Directorate,  
  Vice Chief of Naval Research

Air Cdre S D Ellard, Head of Unmanned Air Systems, Defence
  Equipment  & Support Organisation, RAF, UK MoD

Mr. Bryan McVeigh, PM, Force Projection, PEO CS&CSS 

LtCol Scott Heristch, USAF, of the Joint Staff

MajGen(ret) Marke "Hoot" Gibson, Senior Advisor, UAS Integration,

Dr. Reid Melville, Strategy Lead for UAS, Air Force Research Laboratory

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Topics for This Year's Summit Include:
  • Fusion warfare, the combat cloud, and future implications for the unmanned ISR community
  • Autonomy research and activity and human- machine teaming
  • Opportunities to improve commonalities and interoperability, including integrating and standardizing open architectures
  • Tailoring existing policies and requirements to support processes for unmanned systems
  • Improving onboard data processing for ISR
  • Activities with MUM-T
  • Improving power, endurance and efficiency
  • Cyber and EW considerations
  • Latest FAA discussions regarding UAS in US airspace  
For more information or questions please contact:

Lisa Madison
Director, Communications
Defense Strategies Institute
Email: lmadison@dsigroup.org  
(T) +1.917.435.1266

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