6th Annual Military Tactical Communications Summit
“Delivering Information Superiority to the Tactical Edge”

September 12-13, 2017 | The Mary M Gates Learning Center, Alexandria, VA

The 2017 Tactical Communications Summit will focus on providing network capability and enhanced C4ISR to the tactical edge in support of the Warfighter. The Summit will seek to enhance reliable access to data, voice, and video anytime to support Commanders’ situational awareness and C2 capabilities.

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2017 Confirmed Speakers Include:

  1. COL Kirby Watson, USA, Interoperability Division, Joint Staff J6
  2. CAPT Chris McDowell, USN, Program Manager, Air Combat Electronics Program Office (PMA-209) NAVAIR
  3. Gregory B. Edwards, Director, Infrastructure Services and Transition, NATO Communications and Information Agency
  4. Thomas Ziek, Deputy Director, C2/Cyber & EW ID, HQMC CD&I
  5. Seth Spoenlein, Associate Director for Systems Engineering, CERDEC – S&TCD
  6. Michael McCarthy, Chief, LANDWARNET Division, ARCIC
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  • Why You Should Attend This Summit:

  • The 2017 Tactical Communications Summit will focus on providing network capability and enhanced C4ISR to the tactical edge in support of the Warfighter. The Summit will seek to enhance reliable access to data, voice, and video anytime to support Commanders’ situational awareness and C2 capabilities.
 
  • Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines require a real-time, common operational picture to ensure information dominance and operational flexibility. Commanders rely on tremendous volumes of information delivered at high speed to maintain operational superiority. This Summit will focus on the policy, strategy, and technology that enables robust networks in expeditionary environments in support of battlefield success.
 
  • DSI’s team specializes in the extensive research and development of our Summits' content and focus areas, and we will assemble the most respected minds in networking and communications technology as well as key policy-makers across military and civilian offices. Our non-partisan approach allows us to reach across all services and organizations to bring together a truly holistic group of decision makers and solution providers.
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Participating organizations at last year’s Summit:

Mitre, CIO G/6, DISA, Ultra Electronics PALS, DLA, Northrop Grumman, PEO C3T, FBI/CIRG, Burdeshaw Associates Ltd., DTRA, ASD Inc., iDirect Government LLC, HQ AFSPC A2/3/6, Rockwell Collins, DIA, Comtech EF Data, TrustComm Inc., Joint C4 Planners Course, Astron Wireless, Scientific Research Corporation, JCSE, PEO Soldier/PM SWAR, SCI, Boeing, SPAWAR Systems Center Atlantic, General Dynamics Mission Systems, US Army NETCOM, General Atomics EMS, OPNAV N2/N6, Motorola Solutions, HQMC CD&I, Hughes Networks, Harris, Joint Staff J6, IPKeys, CPI Malibu Division, ONR, AT&T Global Business, GoTenna, Hanscom AFB, Ultra Electronics Advanced Tactical Systems, KinetX Aerospace, PCMG, AVL Technologies, AC4S, US Navy PEO C4I, Leidos, US Army Cyber Command, C5 Systems LLC, HQMC C4, NES Associates, L-3 Communications, KLAS Telecom Government, University of Texas, DRS Technologies, Lockheed Martin, Crystal Group Inc., Booz Allen Hamilton, ANCRA Aerospace, and many more! 

  1. Topics to be covered at the 2017 Summit:

  • -Delivering Information Superiority to the Joint Warfighter
 
  • -Addressing Future U.S. Military SATCOM Needs for Operations in Contested Environments
 
  • -Network Modernization and Standardization Efforts across the Services
 
  •  -Developing Mobile Technology Capabilities to Provide Greater Situational Awareness in Expeditionary Environments
 
  • -Providing Mission Command Greater Situational Awareness at the Tactical Edge
 
  • -RDT&E in Support of Enhanced Communication and Network Architectures
 
  • -Developing MILSATCOM Capabilities for Greater Mission Partner Engagement
 
  • -Efforts to Protect the Digital Security of Military Communications
 
  • -Integrating Commercial SATCOM Solutions to Supplement DoD Communication Capabilities
       
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At our Symposium You Have the Ability To:

  • Gain Education & Insight:  Walk away with knowledge gained from our senior level speakers on some of the complex challenges facing the C4ISR Community.
 
  • Build Partnerships: The agenda is designed to allow for ample networking opportunities and the ability to discover some the latest technologies related to next generation networking to provide critical C2 to warfighters at the tactical edge
 
  • Influence: Help foster ideas! Share your own insight and knowledge during our interactive sessions. All attendees are given the opportunity to address our speaker faculty with their questions or comments.
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Exhibit and Sponsorship Information:

The Military Tactical Communications Summit provides opportunities including exhibit space, round table discussions, product demonstrations, and networking receptions. Download the Sponsorship and Exhibiting Prospectus Here.
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