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Today was a great day at the 49th Annual AOC International Symposium and Convention! As you can see from the video above, the keynote speakers, general sessions, and additional activities were truly phenomenal! Here are some of the highlights from the breakout symposium sessions:
(Please note: Briefs and full descriptions are only available to full Symposium attendees through the AOC's Communities of Interest.)

Session 1 - EMS Technology & Technologists: Perspectives on Their Future
This session examined the EW Technology Futures perspective from a leadership cross-section of that collective - government, industry and academia. Mr Dave Hime...
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Session 2 - Wanted: Young Crows
This was a highly dynamic session chaired by LtCol James Griffin, USMC (Ret),Senior Systems Analyst, Atkinson Aeronautics & Technology, Inc and Amanda Kammier...
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Session 3 - Future Military Operations in Contested EMS Environments
Chaired by Lt Gen Robert Elder Jr., USAF (Ret), this session was a tri-service perspective on operating in a contested EMS environment. Each service discussed...
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Session 4 - The DoD Spectrum Strategy: Enabling Integrated and Coordinated EMS Operations
Chaired by Donald P. McLemore, PhD, Chief Scientist, Technical Fellow, ITT Exelis this session discussed the need for integration on the EMS front: the melding of...
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Session 5 - International Collaboration
Military operations in the 21st Century are almost invariably conducted by international alliances such as NATO in Afghanistan or by coalitions such as those engaged in...
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Don't forget these highlights for tomorrow:

  • Keynote: RADM Scott E. Sanders, Reserve Deputy Director, JCW J7, Joint Staff - "Developing the Joint Force for 2020"
  • Session 6 - Electronic Protection… Smoke Alarm in the House of Electronic Warfare
  • Session 7 - Technology in the U.S. Border Environment
  • Session 8 - Electronic Attack Service Focus
  • Session 9 - Impacts and Challenges of Global Spectrum Commercialization on EMS Operations
  • International Session
  • ITT Roost at the Hyatt Regency Ballroom

This was today's Show Daily! We'll see you tomorrow!


Convention host

NorthropGrumman