Defense One Tech Summit: In Review

By Defense One Staff

June 14, 2016

If you couldn't watch live or in person, catch the Defense Secretary Ash Carter and some of the brightest minds in military and consumer technology discussing the future of innovation and national security at the Defense One Tech Summit in Washington, D.C., on June 10. 

A sampling of what you'll learn: 

Morning session (video below the agenda):

Opening Remarks
Kevin Baron, Executive Editor, Defense One
Patrick Tucker, Tech Editor, Defense One

Venturing into National Security
Martin Casado, General Partner, Andreessen Horowitz
Patrick Tucker (Moderator) Tech Editor, Defense One

Super Soldiers: How Human Performance Technology is Changing Warfare
Dr. John Kraukauer, Director of the Brain, Learning, Animation and Movement Lab, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Dr. Amy Kruse, CTO, Cubic Global Defense
Dr. Rajesh Naik, Chief Scientist, 711th Human Performance Wing, Air Force Research Laboratory, Air Force Material Command
Noah Shachtman, Executive Editor, The Daily Beast

Defending Defense Networks: The Future of IT and Digital Security
Chris Hallenback, Director, Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) Team, Tanium
Chris Lynch, Director, Defense Digital Service
Teresa Carlson, VP, World Wide Public Sector, Amazon Web Services
Frank Konkel (Moderator) Events and Tech Editor, Government Executive Media Group

Underwriter Session: Dell
Mike Basore, Field Marketing Director, Client Solutions: Global & Federal

New Wars, New Business, New Tech: Keeping Up the Pace
Doug Belair, Senior Vice President of Strategy and Corporate Development,BAE Systems
Gregory Glaros, CEO and Chief Technology Officer, Synexxus
Dr. Camron Gorguinpour, Director of Transformational Innovation, Office of the Assistant Secretary of Acquisitions, U.S. Air Force
Marcus Weisgerber (Moderator) Global Business Editor, Defense One

Challenges to Connecting: Barriers to the Mil-Tech Boom
Eric Daimler, The Robotics Hub and Founding Board Chair & Current Member, School of Computer Science Alumni Advisory Board
Dewey Houck, Vice President & Chief Data Analytics Officer, Phantom Works, Boeing Defense, Space & Security
Jana Kosecka, Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, George Mason University
Vago Muradian (Moderator)

Afternoon session: 

From DARPA to Daesh: Today’s Future Warfare Tech
Dr. William Roper, Director, Strategic Capabilities Office, Office of the Secretary of Defense
Dr. Steven Walker, Deputy Director, DARPA
Mary Miller, Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering
Peter Singer (Moderator), Strategist & Senior Fellow, New America

Mission Critical: A Conversation with U.S. Secretary of Defense Ash Carter
Ash Carter, U.S. Secretary of Defense
Kevin Baron (Moderator) Executive Editor, Defense One

Closing Remarks
Kevin Baron Executive Editor, Defense One

By Defense One Staff

June 14, 2016