DMC 2021 Agenda


Agenda

All sessions take place at the Gaylord Rockies Resort & Convention Center

Tentative Agenda At-A-Glance
  Sunday
Dec 12
Monday
Dec 13
Tuesday
Dec 14
Wednesday
Dec 15
Thursday
Dec 16
am   Training Sessions General Session General Session Group Breakfast
Technical Sessions
noon   Open Lunch (on your own) Group Luncheon Networking Lunch Open Lunch (on your own)
pm Registration
3-6:00p
General Session Technical Sessions Technical Sessions &
Networking Break
Technical Sessions
evening   Networking Reception Networking Reception    

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Tentative Agenda

All sessions take place at the Gaylord Rockies Convention Center

Sunday, December 12
3:00pm Exhibitor & Attendee Registration until 6:00pm Level 2
     
Monday, December 13
8:00am Exhibitor & Attendee Registration until 6:30pm Level 2
10:00am

Training Sessions

Summit Rooms
11:30am Open Lunch til 1:00pm
1:00pm General Session Adams Ballroom A
1:00pm

OSD Welcome

Mr. Keith DeVries, Program Manager, Manufacturing Science & Technology Program, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Mr. Mark Gordon, President, Manufacturing Strategy, Inc.
• National Anthem - Martavia Lucious
Adams Ballroom A
1:15pm

JDMTP Chair Overview & Navy ManTech Status

Mr. Neil Graf, Chair, JDMTP; Manufacturing Technology Competency Lead, ManTech Program Officer, ONR Navy ManTech Program
Adams Ballroom A
2:00pm

Army ManTech Status

Dr. Timothy White, ManTech & TMI Program Deputy, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army (Research and Technology)
Adams Ballroom A
2:25pm

Air Force ManTech Status

Dr. Charles Ward, Chief, Manufacturing and Industrial Technologies Division, AFRL
Adams Ballroom A
2:50pm

DLA ManTech Status

Mr. David Koch, Chief, Defense Logistics Agency Research & Development
Adams Ballroom A
3:15pm

Break

Adams Ballroom Foyer
3:30pm

MDA ManTech Status

Dr. Dr. Shari Feth, Program Executive, Advanced Technology, Missile Defense Agency
Adams Ballroom A
3:55pm

OSD ManTech Status: MSTP and MII Programs

Mr. Keith DeVries, Program Manager, Manufacturing Science & Technology Program, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Mr. Steve Luckowski, Program Manager, Manufacturing Innovation Institutes, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Adams Ballroom A
4:30pm

Defense Manufacturing Technology Achievement Awards

Moderator: Mr. Neil Graf, Chair, JDMTP
Presenter: Mr. Robert Gold, Director, Technology and Manufacturing Industrial Base, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Adams Ballroom A
5:00pm Opening of Exhibits / Networking Reception / Poster Session Presentations until 6:30pm Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
     
Tuesday, December 14
7:00am Exhibitor & Attendee Registration until 6:30pm Level 2
7:00am Continental Breakfast Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
7:00am Exhibit Hall Open until 6:30pm Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
8:00am General Session Adams Ballroom A
8:00am

DMC Welcome

Mr. Keith DeVries, Program Manager, Manufacturing Science & Technology Program, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Mr. Mark Gordon, President, Manufacturing Strategy, Inc.
• Presentation of the Colors
Adams Ballroom A
8:10am

OSD Opening Remarks

Mr. Robert Gold, Director, Technology and Manufacturing Industrial Base, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Adams Ballroom A
8:20am

DoD Keynote

Ms. Heidi Shyu, Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)) (Invited)
Adams Ballroom A
8:50am

Administration Keynote

Dr. Elisabeth Reynolds, Special Assistant to the President for Manufacturing and Economic Development at the NEC
Adams Ballroom A
9:20am

Congressional Keynote

Congressman Jim Langevin, Representing Rhode Island’s 2nd Congressional District, Ranking Member of the Subcommittee on Intelligence, Emerging Threats and Capabilities, House Armed Services Committee (Invited)
Adams Ballroom A
9:45am

Break

Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
10:15am

USD (R&E) Modernization Principal Directors Panel

Moderator: Mr. Robert Gold, Director, TMIB
• Dr. Stephanie Rogers, Principal Director, Biotechnology
• Dr. Walt Rutledge, Deputy Principal Director, Hypersonics
• Dr. Dev Shenoy, Principal Director, Microelectronics
Adams Ballroom A
11:15am

Joint Defense Manufacturing Council Panel

Moderator: Mr. Steve Luckowski, Program Manager, Manufacturing Innovation Institutes, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
• Mr. Jeff Singleton, Acting, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Research and Technology / Chief Scientist
• Ms. Angela Tymofichuk, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Logistics and Product Support, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition
• Ms. Kristina O'Brien, Principal Deputy Director for Logistics, J4, The Joint Staff
Adams Ballroom A
12:00pm

Plated Lunch

Virtual Speaker: Dr. Mark Maybury, CTO, Stanley Black and Decker
Adams Ballroom B-D
1:30pm Concurrent Technical Sessions Summit & Crest Rooms
3:00pm

Break

Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
3:30pm Concurrent Technical Sessions Summit & Crest Rooms
5:00pm Networking Reception / Poster Session Presentations until 6:30pm Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
     
Wednesday, December 15
7:00am Exhibitor & Attendee Registration until 5:00pm Level 2
7:00am Continental Breakfast Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
7:00am Exhibit Hall Open until 5:00pm Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
8:00am General Session Adams Ballroom A
8:00am

Opening Remarks

Mr. Keith DeVries, Program Manager, Manufacturing Science & Technology Program, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Mr. Mark Gordon, President, Manufacturing Strategy, Inc.
Adams Ballroom A
8:15am

Innovators Panel

Moderator: Mr. David Koch, Director, DLA Research & Development
• Mr. Peter Newell, CEO BMNT, Hack4Defense
• Dr. George Duchak, Chief Information & Innovation Officer, DLA
• Mr. Ira Moskowitz, CEO, Advanced Robotics for Manufacturing Institute
• Mr. Mike Madsen, Director, Strategic Engagement, DIU (invited)
Adams Ballroom A
9:15am

Industry Association Keynote

Mr. Jesse Salazar, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Industrial Policy
Adams Ballroom A
9:45am

Break

Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
10:15am

Defense Industry Base - Post-COVID Panel

Moderator: Mr. Jesse Salazar, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense, Industrial Policy
• Mr. Peter Battaglia, Supply Chain Risk Management PM, DLA (Invited)
• Ms. Maureen Toohey, Deputy Executive Director, BioFabUSA
• Mr. Chris Peters, Executive Director, U.S. Partnership for Assured Electronics
Adams Ballroom A
11:00am

Workforce Development Panel

Moderator: Mr. David Heckman, Education and Workforce Development, DoD ManTech
Adams Ballroom A
11:45am Morning Wrap-up & Dismissal Adams Ballroom A
12:00pm Networking Lunch Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
1:30pm Concurrent Technical Sessions Summit & Crest Rooms
3:00pm Networking Reception / Poster Session Presentations / Colorado FIRST Robotic Demos
(Exhibit Hall closes at 5:00pm)
Aurora Exhibit Hall 1
     
Thursday, December 16
7:00am Breakfast Buffet Adams Ballroom A
7:45am Group Breakfast Adams Ballroom A
8:15am Concurrent Technical Sessions Summit & Crest Rooms
9:45am Break Summit/Crest Foyers
10:00am Concurrent Technical Sessions Summit & Crest Rooms
11:30am Lunch on Own
1:00pm Concurrent Technical Sessions Summit & Crest Rooms
2:30pm Break Summit/Crest Foyers
3:00pm Concurrent Technical Sessions Summit & Crest Rooms
4:30pm Conference Adjourned

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