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2018 Air Warfare Symposium

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Orlando, Fla --

FEB. 22, 2018

  • 8:00 AM - 8:10 AM
    Welcome Remarks / Gen Larry Spencer, Secretary Peters
  • 8:10 AM - 8:30 AM
    State of the Air Force / Secretary of the Air Force Heather Wilson
  • 8:30 AM - 9:10 AM
    The Art of the Possible / Peter Wicher, Singularity University
  • 9:10 AM - 9:40 AM
    Harnessing the Innovative Spirit of Airmen / CMSgt Kaleth O. Wright, CMSAF
  • 10:10 AM - 10:55 AM
    Young Innovators Panel  / Josh Marcuse, MSgt Val Rivera, TSgt Tom Burden, Capt Joey Arora, Capt Michael Kanaan
  • 11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
    Rapid Capabilities Panel  /  Randy Walden, Rob Weiss, Mark Cherry, Scott Winship, Air Cdre L S Taylor
  • 1:15 PM - 1:20 PM
    "Speed is Life" - Time and the Risk of Innovation  / Milo Medin, Alphabet, Inc.
  • 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
    Developing Innovators  / Gen Steven Kwast, AETC/CC
  • 4:00 PM - 5:20 PM
    Spark Tank Final Competition  / Lt Col Dave Harden (AFWERX), Hon Heather Wilson (SECAF), Gen David Goldfein (CSAF), Milo Medin (Alphabet, Inc.), Jay Harrison (MD5)

FEB. 23, 2018

  • 8:00 AM - 8:20 AM
    Welcome Remarks and CFC Awards / Secretary Peters, Gen Goldfein
  • 8:20 AM - 9:05 AM
    Air Force Innovation / Gen Goldfein, CSAF
  • 9:10 AM - 9:55 AM
    Digital Transformation Panel  / Maj Gen Kimberly Crider (USAF CDO), Chuck Louisell, Lance Spencer, Lani Kass
  • 10:25 AM - 11:10 AM
    Keynote: Unleashing a Culture of Innovation / Dr. Jeffrey DeGraff, University of Michigan
  • 11:10 AM - 11:55 AM
    The Warfighter's Edge / Gen Mike Holmes, ACC/CC
*Schedule and briefers subject to change without notice