2020 Joseph P. Cribbins Training, Equipping and Sustainment Symposium

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Sunday, November 15


1400-1800
AAAA Registration Open

1400-2100 Exhibitor Setup

Monday, November 16


0800-1600
PM/ACM/Industry Meeting Rooms Open

0800-1400 Exhibitor Setup

1000-1800 AAAA Registration Open

1500-1730
AAAA President’s Networking Reception
MG Jeff Schloesser, Ret., AAAA National President
Sponsored by Bell and Textron Systems

1530-1600
TN Valley Chapter Mission Area Awards

Mr. Gary S. Nenninger, Chapter President  

1600-1700
FMS Systems Sustainment Discussion

1830-2030
Awardee Dinner (invitation only)

Tuesday, November 17


0700-1700 PM/ACM/Industry Meeting Rooms Open

0700-1700 Registration Open

0700-1700 Exhibits Open

0700-0800 Networking Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by Lockheed Martin

PROFESSIONAL SESSION I

0800-0805
Opening Remarks
Mr. William R. Harris, Jr., AAAA Executive Director

0805-0820
AAAA Supporting You and Your Family!

MG Jeff Schloesser, Ret., AAAA President  

0820-0830
The Huntsville/Redstone Unique Connection
*The Honorable Tommy Battle, Mayor of Huntsville

0830-0930
Keynote Address and AAAA National Soldier and Unit Awards

GEN John M. Murray, Commanding General, U.S. Army Futures Command

0930-1030 Networking Exhibit Hall Refreshment Break

1030-1100
Army Aviation Branch Chief
MG David J. Francis, Commanding General, U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence (USAACE)

1100-1130
Director of Army Aviation

BG Michael C. McCurry, Dir., Army Aviation, DCS G-3/5/7

1130-1300
NETWORKING BOX LUNCH
Sponsored by Bell

1300-1700 WORKING GROUPS

1300-1400
Army Aviation Virtual Training & Simulation 

Moderator: LTC Jan S. Drabczuk, Ret.

1300-1400 
PM/ACM Interface–Recon/Attack – PMs AH, FARA, UAS, AMSA / ACM R/A
Moderator: LTG William N. Phillips, Ret.

1500-1600
PM/ACM Interface–Utility/Cargo – PMs UH, CH, FLRAA, FW/ACM Lift
Moderator: MG W. Tim Crosby, Ret., AAAA Sr. VP

1600-1700 Networking Exhibit Hall Refreshment Break 

Wednesday, November 18


0700-1530 PM/ACM/Industry Meeting Rooms Open

0700-1530 Registration Open

0700-1545 Exhibits Open

0700-0830 Networking Continental Breakfast
Sponsored by Lockheed Martin

PROFESSIONAL SESSION II

0800-0805
Opening Remarks

MG W. Tim Crosby, Ret., AAAA Senior VP

0805-0850
AMCOM CG

MG K. Todd Royar, CG, Aviation & Missile Cmd. Recognition – AAAA National Materiel Readiness, Aviation Logistics Unit, UAS Soldier & Unit, & Fixed Wing Unit Awards

0850-0920
Evolving the Fleet in Multi-Domain Operations

BG Robert L. Barrie, Jr., PEO, Aviation

0920-1015 Networking Refreshment Break

1015-1045
U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command 

*COL Philip J. Ryan, Commander 

1045-1115
Future Vertical Lift Critical to Multi Domain Operations

BG Walter T. Rugen, Director, Future Vertical Lift Cross Functional Team

1115-1245 NETWORKING BOX LUNCH

1245-1645 WORKING GROUPS

1245-1345
AMCOM Panel – Am and Ao: Finding the Sweet Spot in Aviation Metrics
Moderator: MG James Myles, Ret.

1345-1445
AMCOM Panel – Advanced Manufacturing: Driving Readiness through New Technologies
Moderator: BG Stephen D. Mundt, Ret.

1445-1545 Networking Refreshment Break 

1430-1530
Advancing Air to Ground Communications in MDO
Moderator: Dr. Bill Lewis, Pres., TN Tech Test Tm; 
*MG Peter A. Gallagher, Dir., Network Cross-Functional Team; 
BG Robert M. Collins, PEO Command, Control, Communications-Tactical;
BG Walter T. Rugen, Dir., FVL-CFT; 
*CW5 Cory T. Anderson, Ch., UAS Br., Sys. Integration Mgt. Off.(SIMO), U.S. Army Special Operations Aviation Command

1530-1535
Closing Remarks
MG W. Tim Crosby, Ret. 

Uniform of the Day
Attendees
:  Military – Duty Uniform; Civilian – Appropriate Civilian Attire
Panel Members and Speakers:  Military – Duty Uniform; Civilian – Coat & Tie

IMPORTANT DATES

4/27 - Exhibit Sales Open
4/27 - Sponsorship Sales Open
10/1 - Registration & Housing Open
10/1 - Sponsorship Deadline
10/1 - No Booth Refunds
10/26 - Housing Cutoff
10/26 - Lunch Cutoff (NO onsite sales)
10/26 - Online Registration Closes
11/16-18 - Cribbins Event Dates
Location:
Von Braun Center
700 Monroe St. - Huntsville, AL