2012 Joint Warfighting Conference & Exposition

Joint Forces' Inflection Point: What to Hold and What to Fold?

Tuesday, May 15, 2012
TimeTitle
8:00AM - 8:30AM Coffee Break
8:30AM - 9:45AMKeynote Discussion: Joint & Coalition Operations: What's the Way Ahead?
9:45AM - 10:15AM Break
10:15AM - 11:30AMPanel Discussion: Profession of Arms: How Do the Services Meet Tomorrow's Expectations & New Challenges?
11:30AM - 12:00PM Break
12:00PM - 1:30PMLuncheon Keynote
  • Keynote: Gen James E. "Hoss" Cartwright, USMC (Ret.), former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and The Inaugural Brown Chair in Defense Policy Studies Center for Strategic and International Studies (Confirmed)
1:30PM - 2:00PM Dessert
2:00PM - 3:15PMPanel Discussion: Young Warfighters: What Lessons Are Worth Keeping & How Do We Keep Our Fighting Edge?
3:15PM - 4:30PM Reception on Exhibit Floor
Wednesday, May 16, 2012
TimeTitle
8:00AM - 8:30AM Coffee Break
8:30AM - 9:30AMMorning Keynote
9:30AM - 10:30AM Break
10:00AM - 11:15AMPanel Discussion: Manned and Unmanned Systems: What is the Right Mix?
11:15AM - 12:00PM Break
12:00PM - 1:30PMLuncheon Keynote
  • Keynote: Gen John R. Allen, USMC, Commander, International Security Assistance Force - Afghanistan and Commander, U.S. Forces - Afghanistan (Invited)
1:30PM - 2:00PM Dessert
2:00PM - 3:15PMPanel Discussion: Cyber Warfare: Are We Really Taking a Joint Approach?
3:15PM - 4:30PM Networking on Exhibit Floor
Thursday, May 17, 2012
TimeTitle
8:00AM - 8:30AM Coffee Break
8:30AM - 9:30AMMorning Keynote
9:30AM - 10:00AM Break
10:00AM - 11:15AMPanel Discussion: Equipping the Force for the New Strategy: Reconstitution vs. New Acquistion
11:15AM - 12:00PM Break
12:00PM - 1:30PMLuncheon Keynote Discussion: Air-Sea Battle: What Should It Be?
  • Moderator: LtCol Frank Hoffman, USMCR (Ret.), former Senior Director, Naval Capabilites and Readiness, Office of the Deputy Under Secretary of the Navy and Director, NDU Press, Nationa Defense University (Confirmed)
  • Panelist: LtGen David Deptula, USAF (Ret.), former Deputy Chief of Staff for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (Invited)
  • Panelist: ADM Mark P. Fitzgerald, USN (Ret.), former Commander, U.S. Naval Forces Europe, U.s. Naval Forces Africa, and Allied Joint Force (Confirmed)
1:30PM - 2:00PM Dessert