April 29 - May 01, 2019
Detroit

Focus Day

8:00 am - 8:50 am Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:50 am - 9:00 am Chairperson’s Welcome and Opening Remarks

9:00 am - 10:00 am A Review of S&T Efforts of the Next Generation Combat Vehicle - Robotic Combat Vehicle (NGCV-RCV)

Colonel Kevin Vanyo - MilDep, TARDEC, U.S. Army
- Accelerating prototyping efforts for NGCV-RCV
- Analyzing operational capabilities of NGCV-RCV
- Using results of S&T experiments to inform NGCV-RCV requirements
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Colonel Kevin Vanyo

MilDep, TARDEC
U.S. Army

10:00 am - 10:45 am Morning Networking & Refreshment Break

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Sam White

Deputy Director, Center For Strategic Leadership
U.S. Army War College

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Colonel (R) Frederick Gellert

Professor of Resource Management
U.S. Army War College

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm Networking Luncheon

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Increasing Small Unit Lethality on the Future Battlefields

- Developing robotic wingmen to increase awareness and protection
- Using Artificial Intelligence to enhance multi-domain operations
- Current S&T efforts for optimizing ground force performance

2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Afternoon Networking Break

3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Using Artificial Intelligence to Increase Efficiency in the GCV Manufacturing Process

- Smart manufacturing and supply chain systems
- Reduces risk and delays in manufacturing
- Improves test analysis and evaluation

4:00 pm - 4:15 pm Chairperson’s Closing Remarks

4:15 pm - 4:15 pm End of Focus Day