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May 5th, 2016

AFCEA International's Critical Issues In C4I Symposium Is Upcoming...

AFCEA International and George Mason University are hosting the annual Critical Issues in C4I Symposium, which will bring academia, industry and government/military together to address important issues in C4I technology and systems R&D.

This event will take place at George Mason University in Fairfax, Virginia, from May 18th through the 19th. Featured keynotes include...

  • Dr. Vint Cerf,   Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist, Google, on the "Challenges of Innovation"
  • Mr. Ben Gibson, President, SyrRoc Systems, regarding the "Impact of Failure to Innovate"
  • Lieutenant General (Ret) Rhett A. Hernandez, West Point Cyber Chair to the Army Cyber Institute, to present "Increasing Operational Effectiveness through Innovation"
  • Lieutenant General Arnold W. Bunch, Jr., Military Deputy, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, to discuss "Bending the Cost Curve"

The session topics include

  •  The current state of C4I
  •  New C4ISR and Operational Implications
  •  Cyber Technologies and Intelligence
  •  Impact of Failure to Innovate
  •  Innovation Building on Commercial Technologies
  •  How Cyber Concerns Impact C4I Innovation
  •  Improving IT Infrastructure Performance and Agility
  •  How to innovate in a constrained environment
  •  Agile IT Acquisition


For further information, please visit this direct organization event link...