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H1N1 Flu Expo Group Hosts Unmanned Aircraft Defense Summit

H1N1 Flu Expo Group Hosts Unmanned Aircraft Defense Summit By Lori Price, www.legitgov.org 22 Jul 2010 Citizens For Legitimate Government has learned that New-Fields Exhibitions, the previous sponsor of the 5th Iraq Aviation & Defense Summit ('Develop a business plan for the Iraqi military market') and International Swine Flu Conferences ('Mass Fatality Management Planning'), is sponsoring an Unmanned Aircraft Systems Defense and Tactics Conference in Washington, D.C. New-Fields offers the following description of the summit, to be held 29-30 July, 2010.

This cutting-edge conference brings together military, federal and local governments, academia and industry to discuss their plans to expand their UAS use and to address the challenges facing potential expanded use of UAS.

Presentations and Panel Discussions Include:
  Integrating UA into Civil Airspace
  Ground Station Command, Control, and Communications (C3)
  Weapon Delivery, Weaponization Issues
  Full Autonomy
  Modular UAS (etc.)

Unmanned Aircraft Systems Defense and Tactics Conference (Flyer, .pdf)

Email obtained by CLG, 19 July 2010:

Dear Colleague,

You are invited to participate in the Unmanned Aircraft Systems Defense
& Tactics Conference & Expo to be held on July 29-30, 2010 in Hilton
Washington Dulles Airport Hotel, USA.

Confirmed Speakers Include:

Gen. Roger A. Brady
Director
Joint Air Power Competency Center, Ramstein Air Base, Germany

Brig. General Robert Hedelund
Commanding General
Marine Corps Warfighting Lab (WCWL)

Hon. Rear Admiral Jay M. Cohen
Former Chief of Naval Research/Former Under Secretary for Science &
Technology

Dr. Gerald Sayer
Senior Advisor
Secretary of the Air Force/Air Force Acquisition

Dr. Joel Hayward
Dean
Royal Air Force College, Kings College London

Congressman Henry Cuellar
Chairman
Subcommittee on Border Maritime and Global Counterterrorism

John Stanton, SES
Executive Director
National Air Security Operations, Customs and Border Protection,
Department of Homeland Security

John S. Canning
Chief Engineer
Unmanned Ground Vehicle Team Lead, Lt. Combat Unmanned Systems Branch
Combat Vehicles Division Automotive Directorate

Glenn Rizzi
Deputy Director
US Army Unmanned Aircraft Systems Center of Excellence, Fort Rucker,
Ala.

Colonel Dean Bushey, Ph.D
UAS Commander/Program Manager
US Air Force Academy

Col. Robert J. Sova, US Army
Army UAS Capabilities Manager
US Army Training and Doctrine Command

Colonel Dale Fridley
Director
Air Force RPA Task Force

Lt. Col. David W. Heideman
Chief
Multinational Doctrine Branch- Lemay Center for Doctrine Development and
Education

Col. Michael Isherwood, USAF (ret.)
Senior Analyst
Aerospace Strategiest, Analysis Center, Northrop Grumman Corporation

Lt. Col. Guy Armstrong
Program Manager
Noctua and JUSTAS UAV Programs, Canadian Forces

Lt. Col. Darrell Marleau
1 Canadian Air Division A3 UAV
Canadian Air force

Lt. Col. Frank Weisskirchen
Subject Matter Expert in UCAV
Combat Air Branch, NATO Joint Air Power Competence Centre

Lt. Col. Michael "BATMAN" Keaton USAF (ret.)
Senior Manager
Business Development, Raytheon

Larry R. Avens, Ph.D.
Inorganic Chemistry, Group Leader
Special Projects, Global Security Directorate, Oak Ridge National
Laboratory

Dr. Virginia "Suzy" Young
Director
Advanced Science and Technology Directorate Research, Development &
Engineering Center U.S. Army Aviation and Missile Command Redstone
Arsenal, AL

Mr. Robert Englehart, DAF
Deputy Branch Chief
HQ AETC (Air Education and Training Command) UAS Training Branch, USAF

Alan Hobbs, Ph.D
Senior Research Associate
San Jose State University Research Foundation, NASA Ames Research Center

Mr. William Fredericks
Aerospace Engineer
NASA Langley Research Center

Derek Wadsworth
Manager
Intelligence and Robotics, Idaho National Laboratory

Dr. Leo van Breda
NATO representative for the Netherlands
NATO

Ronald Stroup
Chief System Engineer for Air-Ground Integration
Air Traffic Organization (ATO), Federal Aviation Agency

Steven Low
Associate Director
M&S Technology System Simulation and Development Directorate US Army
AMRDEC; RDMR-SSM; Redstone Arsenal, AL

Reginald J. Poissant
Senior Analyst
Unmanned Aircraft Systems, Electronics & Special Development Branch,
Soldier Requirements Division, United States Army Manoeuvre Centre of
Excellence

Ole Vidar Homleid
Chairman
UAS Norway

Mr. Neil Planzer
Vice President-Strategy
The Boeing Company, Aviation Infrastructure

Michael Leyton
Professor
DIMACS Center for Discrete Mathematics & Theoretical Computer Science
Rutgers University

Fidele Moupfouma Ph.D in Eng. and Doctor of Sciences in Physics
Chief Aircraft Electromagnetic Hazards Protection Engineer
Bombardier Aero. Core Electromagnetic Discipline Champion Strategic
Technology

John Walker
JSWalkerGroup/Aviation Solutions
Representing RTCA Special Committee 203 - UAS Standards

Edward Herlik
Managing Partner
Market Intel Group

And more.

Limited seats are available at the conference. I encourage you to
accomplish the attached registration form and fax it to 202-280-1239 to
reserve your seat now. You may call me at 202-536-5000 or send me an
e-mail at [redacted] to receive prompt assistance.

I look forward to hearing from you.

Sincerely,

Heather Jones
Project Coordinator
Phone: 202.536.5000
Fax: 202.280.1239
New-Fields Exhibition

Connect the dots: Previous New-Fields Conferences include the following.

International Swine Flu Conferences, London, March 2010
 
2nd Afghanistan Aviation & Defense Summit, Washington, D.C., March 2010
 
3rd National Students Safety & Security Conference, Orlando, April 2010
 
2nd International Swine Flu Conference, Washington, D.C., August 2010
 
2nd Maritime Security & Anti-Piracy Conference, London, UK, September 2010
 
5th Iraq Aviation & Defense Summit, Washington, D.C., July 2010
 
UAS Defense & Tactics, Washington, D.C., July 2010

 New-Fields UAS Defense & Tactics Conference