The 2019 BFI draft agenda will be provided here when available and is for general information.   The draft agenda will be subject to change.

1:00 – 7:00 PM Registration – Orientation briefings
1:00 – 6:00 PM Exhibit set up
5:00 – 7:30 PM Welcome Attendees and Presenters Social – West and North Portals, Veranda
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
8:25 AM Introduction of Ms Joy M. White, SMC Executive Director
8:25 AM Space and Missile Systems Center Presentation
8:55 AM Introduction of the AFOTEC Vice Commander
8:55 AM AFOTEC Presentation
9:25 AM Introduction of the AFRL Commander
9:25 AM AFRL Commander’s Presentation
9:55 AM Break – Mid-Morning Snack
10:25 AM Introduction of NWC Commander
10:25 AM Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center Commander’s Presentation
10:55 AM Introduce Brigadier General (Doctor) Koeniger
10:55 AM AFRL 711th Human Performance Wing
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
12:20 PM Luncheon Speaker
12:55 PM Speakers Gift, Introduce afternoon session chair, adjourn lunch
1:15 PM Introduce Mr. Sorial
1:15 PM Program Executive Officer, Tankers
1:45 PM Deputy PEO for Strategic Systems (PEO SS)
2:15 PM AFRL Enterprise Requirements for Collaboration & Computing (RC)
2:35 PM Break, Breakouts for Tanker PEO, PEO SS, AFRL/RC
3:10 PM Announcements,  end for the day, announce social
3:20 PM Afternoon Networking
5:00 – 8:00 PM Social – Networking – Hotel Albuquerque Casa Esencia
7:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration, Orientation
8:00 AM Welcome, Pledge, Announcements, Introduce Welcome Speaker
8:03 AM 377th ABW – Welcome Remarks
8:09 AM Introduction – Commander, AFMC Life Cycle Management Center
8:10 AM Commander, Life Cycle Management Center Presentation
8:40 AM AFRL Directed Energy (RD)
9:00 AM AFRL Munitions Directorate (RW)
9:20 AM AFRL Sensors (RY)
9:40 AM Mid-Morning Snack, Break and Breakouts AFRL/RD/RW/RY
10:10 AM AFRL Aerospace Systems (RQ)
10:30AM AFRL Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)
10:50 AM AFRL Materials and Manufacturing (RX)
11:10 AM Breakouts AFRL/RQ/AFOSR/RX
11:40 AM AFRL Space Vehicles Directorate (RV)
12:00 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 – Networking
12:50 PM Speakers Gift, Introduce afternoon session chair Mr. Steve Hogan, adjourn lunch
1:00 PM AFRL Strategic Developmental Planning & Experimentation (RS)
1:20 PM AFRL 711th Human Performance Wing Overview & Opportunities
1:40 PM AFRL Information (RI)
2:00 PM Breakouts AFRL  RS/RV/RH/RI – RV Breakout will be in the dining room
2:30 PM National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA)
2:50 PM White Sands Test Center
3:10 PM NASA White Sands Test Facility
3:30 PM Announcements, Breakouts for WSTC, NNSA, WSTF , Announce Social
4:00 PM Networking
5:00 – 8:00 PM Social – Networking – Tablao Flamenco Lounge
7:00 AM Continental Breakfast and Registration, Orientation
8:00 AM Welcome by Ron Unruh, Pledge, then to session chair for Admin Notes
8:05 AM Joint Directed Energy Transition Office (DE-JTO)
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 DE-JTO, SMC/RN, SMC/AD
9:35 AM SMC/RS – Remote Sensing Systems Directorate
9:55 AM SMC/MC – MilSatComm Systems Directorate
10:15 AM AFRL Tech Engagement Office
10:35 AM Break and Breakouts SMC/RS, SMC/MC – AFRL Tech Engagement Office
11:05 AM Army Corps of Engineers (COE)
11:25 AM Break and Gather for lunch
12:00 PM Chaplain’s Invocation, Lunch served
12:24 PM Introduce Luncheon Speaker
12:25 PM Lunch Speaker – Mr. Chris Orwoll
12:55 PM Speaker’s Gift, Introduce afternoon chair Andy Dobrot, adjourn lunch
1:10PM 58th Special Operations Wing (58th SOW)
1:30 PM Defense Threat Reduction Agency (DTRA)
1:50 PM Announce Breakouts for 58th SOW,  DTRA – Announce Ron Unruh
2:00 PM Remove exhibits
2:20 PM Spaceport America
3:00 PM Breakout for Spaceport America
3:20 PM Briefing for Industry Quick Look, drawing for gifts
3:30 PM BFI for 2018 is Officially Closed

***IMPORTANT: BFI is restricted to U.S. citizens only and pre-approved companies.***

To provide a greater level of detail on programs, BFI 2019 will again be unclassified but restricted to U.S. citizens only.  In order to attend, you must either be a U.S. Government employee, or for non-Government attendees, have a valid DD2345, “Militarily Critical Technical Data Agreement.” All non-U.S. Government  attendees will be required to be U.S. citizens and to supply confirmation of their organization’s ability to receive Militarily Critical Technical Data either via their CAGE code verification or by providing a copy of their organization’s DD Form 2345 prior to confirmation for the conference.   To verify your companies status or if you or your organization does not already have an approved, visit

Your registration will not be completed without this form being first completed and approved by the Government. 

For questions or registration help please call our registration staff at 505-761-2334.