BFI Agenda

BFI Agenda 2018-04-09T14:24:04+00:00

The 2018 BFI  draft agenda is provided for general information and is subject to change.

1:00 – 7:00 PM Registration
1:00 – 6:00 PM Exhibit set up
5:00 – 7:30 PM Welcome Attendees and Presenters Social
7:00 AM Registration opens for the day and Continental Breakfast
8:00 AM Welcome/Posting Colors/National Anthem
8:10 AM Introduction of Welcome Speaker
8:10 AM PACA Welcome Remarks
8:24 AM Introduction – Commander, AFMC Life Cycle Management Center
8:25 AM Commander, Life Cycle Management Center Presentation
8:25 AM Introduction – TBD
8:55 AM TBD
8:55 AM Introduction – TBD
9:25 AM Break – Mid-Morning Snack
9:55 AM Introduction of the AFOTEC Commander
9:55 AM AFOTEC Commander’s Presentation
10:25 AM Introduction of NWC Commander
10:25 AM Commander, Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center Presentation
10:55 AM Introduction of the AFRL Commander
10:55 AM AFRL Commander’s Presentation
11:25 AM Adjourn for Lunch – Be seated by 11:55
12:00 PM Chaplain’s Invocation, Lunch served
12:20 PM Introduction of Lunch Speaker Presentation
12:20 PM Luncheon Speaker
12:55 PM Speakers Gift, Introduce the afternoon session chair and adjourn lunch
1:20 PM Introduce Afternoon Session
1:25 PM Government Panel
2:00 AM Introduce Speaker
2:05 PM Program Executive Officer, Tankers
2:25 PM Break, Breakouts
2:55 PM TBD
3:15 PM AFRL 711TH Human Performance Wing
3:35 PM Deputy PEO for Strategic Systems (PEO SS)
3:55 PM Break and Breakouts
4:25 PM Breakouts end for the day
5:00 – 8:00 PM Social – Networking
7:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:00 AM Welcome, Pledge, Announcements, Introduce Welcome Speaker
8:03 AM 377th ABW Commander – Welcome Remarks
8:10 AM AFRL Directed Energy (RD)
8:30 AM AFRL Munitions Directorate (RW)
8:50 AM AFRL Sensors (RY)
9:10 AM Break and Breakouts AFRL/RD/RW/RY
9:40 AM AFRL Aerospace Systems (RQ)
10:00 AM AFRL Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)
10:20 AM AFRL Materials and Manufacturing (RX)
10:40 AM Mid-Morning Snack, Breakouts AFRL/RQ/AFOSR/RX
11:10 AM AFRL Phillips Laboratory Commander, Space Vehicles (RV) Director
11:30 AM AFRL Strategic Developmental Planning & Experimentation (RS)
11:50 AM Break and Gather for Lunch
12:00 PM Chaplain’s Invocation, Lunch served
12:20 PM Introduction of Lunch Speaker
12:20 PM Lunch Speaker Presentation
12:55 PM Speakers Gift, Introduce the afternoon session chair and adjourn lunch
1:10 PM AFRL Airman Systems Directorate (RH)
1:30 PM AFRL Information (RI)
1:50 PM Breakouts AFRL/RS/RV/RH/RI – RV Breakout will be in the dining room
2:20 PM Air Force Operational Test & Evaluation Center (AFOTEC )
2:40 PM National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
3:00 PM White Sands Test Center Commander
3:20 PM Mid-Afternoon Snacks, Breakouts for AFOTEC, NNSA, WSMR
3:50 PM Spaceport America
4:10 PM NASA White Sands Test Facility
4:30 AM AFRL Enterprise Requirements for Collaboration and Computing (RC)
4:50 PM Announcements, Spaceport, WSTF, AFRL/RC Breakouts, Announce Social
5:15 – 8:00 PM Social – Networking
7:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration
8:00 AM Welcome by Ron Unruh, Pledge, then to session chair for Admin Notes
8:05 AM SMC/GP – GPS Joint Program Office
8:25 AM SMC/AD – Advanced Systems and Development
8:45 AM SMC/RN – Range and Network Division
9:05 AM Mid-Morning Snack, Breakouts SMC/GP, SMC/RN, SMC/AD
9:35 AM SMC/RS – Remote Sensing Systems Directorate
9:55 AM SMC/SY – Space Superiority Systems Directorate
10:15 AM SMC/SDTF Space Defense Task Force
10:35 AM Break and Breakouts SMC/RS,  SMC/SY, SMC/SDTF
11:05 AM SMC/ORS – Operationally Responsive Space
11:25 AM 49th Wing, Holloman AFB
11:45 AM Gather for lunch
12:00 PM Chaplain’s Invocation, Lunch served
12:24 PM Introduce Luncheon Speaker
12:25 PM Lunch Speaker
12:55 PM Speaker’s Gift, Introduce afternoon chair Andy Dobrot, adjourn lunch
1:10 PM TBD
1:30 PM Announce Breakouts for SMC/ORS, 49th Wing
2:00 PM Remove exhibits
2:00 PM Army Corps of Engineers (COE)
2:20 PM 58th Special Operations Wing (58th SOW)
2:40 PM Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
3:00 PM Announce Breakouts for COE, 58th, DTRA, Announce Ron Unruh for closing
3:30 PM Breakouts complete, BFI Wrap-up, Drawing for conference gift(s)
3:35 PM Briefing for Industry Quick Look, drawing for gifts
3:50 PM BFI for 2018 is Officially Closed

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