Innovation Stage

The Innovation Stage Returns!

Due to your overwhelmingly positive responses, the AOC is proud to announce the Innovation Stage will be presented again on this year’s Exhibit Hall floor! The Innovation Stage offers a series of short, dynamic and fresh perspectives that build upon the conversation surrounding this year’s Symposium theme “Building the EMS Enterprise.” The ideas, aspirations, and knowledge shared on the Innovation Stage are intended to generate and exploit new ideas to solve problems and challenge participants to think differently about advancing our shared mission and common interests in EMS operations. Join us in the exhibit hall for these engaging and energizing conversations, specially crafted by global & industry leaders.

This year, In conjunction with the first Inaugural AOC Career Fair, the AOC is bringing you three “Workforce Development” sessions on the Innovation Stage! These sessions will cover important topics centered around job aids and tips and tricks. Come learn how to stand out crowd from industry professionals, hiring managers, and fellow Crows!

Innovation Stage sessions are open to all badge types - All Access Pass, Exhibition Only Pass, and Booth Personnel.

Click the time and title to view session descriptions and associated speakers.


Classification: Unclassified Distro-A
Monday - October 28 presented by:

To win in the EMS domain requires agility and responsiveness. The dynamic threat environment calls for seamless communication between warfighters and commanders, and the flexibility of a defense force to rapidly insert new technologies and capabilities. Partnerships with defense industry are essential to achieving this goal of developing advanced and integrated capabilities from concepts to fielded systems. With an acclaimed set of international speakers, Monday’s sessions on the Innovation Stage brought to you by Rohde & Schwarz will bring together the elements of operations, industry, and how to bridge the linkage for a rapidly changing EW threat environment.

Presented by the AOC: Workforce Development Session
Tuesday - October 29 presented by:

 A major gap divides complex EW, radar, and communications systems in the lab from their real-world performance. Verifying capabilities under realistic conditions in the EMS and other domains is of critical importance. Experts at Tuesday’s sessions on the Innovation Stage brought to you by Keysight Technologies will delve into coexistence challenges between radar, 5G, and existing communications systems. Additional topics include cognitive EW and the latest cybersecurity techniques for the EMS enterprise.

Presented by the AOC: Workforce Development Session
Wednesday - October 30 presented by:

Presented by the AOC: Workforce Development Session