Government

Dr. Yvette S. Weber, SES

Associate Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Science Technology and Engineering
Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics) (AT&L)

LTG Neil Thurgood, USA

Director, Hypersonics, Directed Energy, Space and Rapid Acquisition
Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology), USA Rapid Capabilities Office

Dr. Gillian Bussey

Director, Joint Hypersonics Transition Office
Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (JHTO)

Dr. Victoria Coleman

Chief Scientist
United States Air Force
U.S. Department of Defense

Michael White

Principal Director for Hypersonics (PD, H)
Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering/Modernization
U.S. Department of Defense

Dr. Lori Stiglitz

JHTO Workforce Development Lead
Naval Surface Warfare Center (NSWC)
Naval Sea Systems Command

Robert Taylor

SES, J8 Director, Capability and Resource Integration
U.S. Strategic Command

USSTRATCOM Hypersonic Requirements

April 26, 2022 11:15 am

Lt Col Jeffrey Komives

Office of the Undersecretary of Defense, Research & Engineering, OUSD(R&E), DDRE(M) PD, Hypersonics
USAF

CDR Rob Birchenough

Joint Innovation & Experimentation Division
USN
U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (INDOPACOM J81)

Dr. Eric Marineau

Program Officer, Hypersonics, Aerothermodynamics, High Speed Propulsion and Materials
Office of Naval Research (ONR)
Aviation Force Protection, Integrated Defense Department

Jon Ludwigson

Director, Contracting and National Security Acquisitions
Government Accountability Office (GAO)

Dennis Helmich

Director of Integrated Military Systems
Sandia National Laboratories

Lt Col Gary Goff, USSF

Materiel Leader, Strategic Payloads
Space Systems Command, Development Corps
U.S. Space Force

Hypersonic Detection Challenges and Needs

April 26, 2022 4:30 pm

Industry

Dr. Kevin Bowcutt

Principle Senior Technical Fellow & Chief Scientist
Hypersonics – Boeing

Dr. Rodney Bowersox

Director, Texas A&M National Aerothermochemistry and Hypersonics Laboratory
Texas A&M University

Opening Remarks from Summit Co-Chairs

April 27, 2022 9:00 am

Dr. Tom Karako

Senior Fellow, International Security Program and Director, Missile Defense Project
Center for Strategic & International Studies

John “JV” Venable

USAF-(Ret)
Senior Research Fellow for Defense Policy, Davis Institute for National Security and Foreign Policy
The Heritage Foundation

Opening Remarks from Summit Co-Chairs

April 27, 2022 9:00 am

Rex Jordan

SVP Indo-Pacific Global Enterprise Lead
Booz Allen Hamilton

Paul Wloszek

Director, Spectral Sensors & Missile Warning Program Manager
L3Harris Space & Airborne Systems

Hypersonic Detection Challenges and Needs

April 26, 2022 4:30 pm

Dr. Erica Corral

Associate Professor and Distinguished Scholar of Materials Science and Engineering, High Temperature Ceramics, Manufacturing & Integration Laboratory
University of AZ

Dr. Luca Maddalena

Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Dept
The University of Texas at Arlington,
Dir., of the Aerodynamics Research Center, UT Arlington

Dr. Kelly Stephani

Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, Center for Hypersonics & Entry Systems Studies, (CHESS)
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Dr. Graham Candler

Mcknight Presidential Chair, Aerospace Engineering & Mechanics
University of Mn

Dr. Steven Schneider

Professor, School of School of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Aerospace Sciences Lab, Lead Hypersonics SME.
Purdue University

Eric Scherff

Vice President
Lockheed Martin Space Systems

Dr. Chris Combs

Dee Howard Endowed Assistant Professor
Aerodynamics, Mechanical Engineering Department
The University of Texas at San Antonio

CAPT David M. McFarland

(USN-ret), Senior Director, Programs
Integrated Defense Solutions
BAE Systems, Inc., Intelligence & Security

Hypersonic Detection Challenges and Needs

April 26, 2022 4:30 pm

Dr. Jeffery Dickeson

Technical Director, Advanced Hypersonic Weapons
Raytheon Missiles & Defense

Timothy P. Wadhams

Sr. Research Scientist, VP
CUBRC Aerosciences Sector

Dr. Valerio Viti

Aerospace and Defense Team Lead
Ansys

Christopher Gettinger

Director, Advanced Propulsion and Systems
Northrop Grumman, Weapon Systems

Scott Speet

Senior Program Director
Spirit Defense

Capt. Jim Stein USN (Ret.)

Director, Federal DOD Business Development
KMPG

Hypersonic Detection Challenges and Needs

April 26, 2022 4:30 pm