Conference Day Two

7:30 am - 8:20 am REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

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General (Ret'd) Frank Gorenc

Former Commander
U.S. Air Forces in Europe, U.S. Air Forces Africa, NATO Allied Air Command

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Lieutenant General (Ret'd) Klaus-Peter Stieglitz

Former Commander
German Air Force

8:30 am - 9:00 am DEVELOPING READINESS AND INTEGRATING EMERGING TECHNOLOGY

Lieutenant General David Nahom - Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs, US Air Force

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Lieutenant General David Nahom

Deputy Chief of Staff for Plans and Programs
US Air Force


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General (Ret’d) Gary North

Vice President Customer Requirements
Lockheed Martin


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Major General Frederic Parisot

Deputy Chief of Staff, Plans and Programmes
French Air Force

10:00 am - 10:30 am IS OUR FIGHTER READY FOR TOMORROW’S MISSION? VIDSEL TEST RANGE IS GEARING UP TO SUPPORT FUTURE CHALLENGES

Anders Sihm - Director Marketing & Sales – T&E Division, Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV)
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Anders Sihm

Director Marketing & Sales – T&E Division
Swedish Defence Materiel Administration (FMV)

10:30 am - 11:00 am MORNING COFFEE AND NETWORKING

11:00 am - 11:30 am DELIVERING THE NEXT GENERATION AIR FORCE: THE RAF’S COMBAT AIR STRATEGY

Air Commodore Dan Storr OBE MSC - Head Combat Air Acquisition Programme, UK MoD

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Air Commodore Dan Storr OBE MSC

Head Combat Air Acquisition Programme
UK MoD

11:30 am - 11:50 am EXTENDING FIGHTER MISSION CAPABILITIES THROUGH AN ADVANCED EW SYSTEM

Paolo Sanchietti - Corporate Senior EW Scientist, Elettronica Group

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Paolo Sanchietti

Corporate Senior EW Scientist
Elettronica Group

11:50 am - 12:20 pm AIR DOMINANCE – SURVIVABILITY AND LETHALITY ENABLERS

Ernie Winston - Senior Manager Electronic Warfare Systems, Raytheon

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Ernie Winston

Senior Manager Electronic Warfare Systems
Raytheon

12:20 pm - 12:50 pm GERMAN AIR FORCE PERSPECTIVE ON AIRBORNE ELECTRONIC ATTACK

Major General Frederic Parisot - Deputy Chief of Staff, Plans and Programmes, French Air Force

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Major General Frederic Parisot

Deputy Chief of Staff, Plans and Programmes
French Air Force

12:50 pm - 2:00 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm RENEWAL OF THE FIGHTER FLEET: A PATH TO MODERNISATION

Brigadier General Rupert Stadlhofer - Commander Airspace Surveillance Brigade, Austrian Air Force

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Brigadier General Rupert Stadlhofer

Commander Airspace Surveillance Brigade
Austrian Air Force

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm F-35 FIRST NATO OPERATIONAL COMMITMENT

Colonel Stefano Spreafico - F-35 Task Force, Italian Air Force

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Colonel Stefano Spreafico

F-35 Task Force
Italian Air Force

3:00 pm - 3:45 pm PANEL DISCUSSION: TECHNOLOGIES FOR NEXT GENERATION FIGHTER PROPULSION

Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Ebenhoch - Technology Management (TETM), MTU Aero Engines
Philippe Baldo - Military R&T Chief Engineer, Safran

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Dr.-Ing. Gerhard Ebenhoch

Technology Management (TETM)
MTU Aero Engines

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Philippe Baldo

Military R&T Chief Engineer
Safran

3:45 pm - 4:15 pm AFTERNOON TEA AND NETWORKING

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Thomas Breckenridge

VP International Sales Strike, Surveillance & Mobility
Boeing

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Air Commodore Dan Storr OBE MSC

Head Combat Air Acquisition Programme
UK MoD

5:00 pm - 5:30 pm THE BDF VISION AND ITS PLANS ON POSTURING FOR THE FUTURE OPERATING ENVIRONMENT

Major General Innocent Seleka Phatshwan - Air Arm Commander, Botswana Defence Force
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Major General Innocent Seleka Phatshwan

Air Arm Commander
Botswana Defence Force

5:30 pm - 6:00 pm DEVELOPING CAPABILITY AGAINST A PEER OPPONENT

Colonel Dainius Guzas - Commander, Lithuanian Air Force

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Colonel Dainius Guzas

Commander
Lithuanian Air Force

6:00 pm - 6:30 pm CLOSING KEYNOTE: LESSONS LEARNED FROM THE RUSSIAN CONFRONTATION

Lieutenant General Vasyl Chernenko - Commander Southern Air Command, Ukrainian Air Force
·          Strengthening capability against electronic and drone warfare techniques employed by competitors in Eastern Ukraine
·          Demonstrating Russian hybrid techniques and the required countermeasures
·          Overview of close air support for ground troops and defensive cybersecurity methods
·          Achieving NATO interoperability through multinational training exercises 
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Lieutenant General Vasyl Chernenko

Commander Southern Air Command
Ukrainian Air Force

6:30 pm - 6:40 pm CHAIRMENS' CLOSING REMARKS AND END OF CONFERENCE DAY TWO

6:40 pm - 7:40 pm DRINKS RECEPTION HOSTED BY LOCKHEED MARTIN