A

RDML John W. Ailes, USN
Deputy Commander, Fleet Readiness Directorate
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command
Lt Jon Allmond, USN
Future Operations Officer
Amphibious Squadron 3
LtCol Richard Alverez, USMC
Executive Officer
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
VADM Joseph P. Aucoin, USN
Commander
SEVENTH Fleet
Mr. Shadi Azoum
Program Manager, Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR), Small Business Technology Transfer (STTR), and Rapid Innovation Fund (RIF) Program Management Offices
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR)

B

RADM Bruce D. Baffer, USCG (Invited)
Assistant Commandant for Engineering & Logistics
U.S. Coast Guard
Taylor Baldwin Kiland
LESSONS FROM THE HANOI HILTON
Dr. Keith D. Ball, Ph.D.
Client Technical Specialist
U.S. Federal IBM Systems, Software Defined Storage Solutions
Mr. Andre Balta
Chief Technical Manager, Cubic Corporation
RADM Christian "Boris" Becker, USN (Confirmed)
Commander, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command
Mr. Dale P. Bennett
Executive Vice President, Rotary and Mission Systems
Lockheed Martin
CW2 Alonzo Booker, USMC
Fusion Officer
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
RDML Brian J. Brakke, USN
Commander
Navy Expeditionary Combat Command
VADM Ted N. Branch, USN (Ret.)
Former Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare (2013-2016)
Former Commander, Naval Air Force Atlantic (2011-2013)
VADM Nancy E. Brown, USN (Ret.)
former Director C4 Systems (J6)
The Joint Staff
RADM Sean S, Buck, USN
Commander, U.S. Naval Forces, U.S. Southern Command/Commander, U.S. FOURTH Fleet
Mr. Anthony Buono
DoD Cybersecurity Specialist - Sales
Owl Computing Technologies

C

Ms. Winnie Callahan, Ed.D.
Director, Center for Cyber Security Engineering and Technology
University of San Diego
Mr. Bill Church
Senior Security Specialist Engineer
F5 Networks
Col Joseph R. Clearfield, USMC
Commanding Officer
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
CAPT Bernard D. Cole, USN (Ret.)
CHINA'S QUEST FOR GREAT POWER // ASIAN MARITIME STRATEGIES
THE GREAT WALL AT SEA
CAPT Peter M. Collins, USN
Commanding Officer
USS San Diego (LPD 22)
BGen Dennis A. Crall, USMC
Director, Command, Control, Communications, Computers and
Chief Information Officer, U.S. Marine Corps
LtGen Lewis A. Craparotta, USMC (Invited)
Commanding General
I Marine Expeditionary Force
Ms. Marilyn C. Crouther
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Enterprise Services, U.S. Public Sector, Hewlett Packard Enterprise

D

ADM Philip S. Davidson, USN (Invited)
Commander, U.S. Fleet Forces Command
CAPT Homer Denius, USN
Commander
Amphibious Squadron 3
VADM David A. Dunaway, USN (Ret.)
Former Commander, Naval Air Systems Command (2012-2015)

E

Hon. Gordon R. England
former Deputy Secretary of Defense and
former Secretary of the Navy
Ms. Faye Esaias
Director of Small Business Programs
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (SPAWAR)

F

VADM James G. Foggo III, USN (Invited)
nominated as next Commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Europe/ Commander, U.S. Naval Forces, Africa
Commander, Allied Joint Force Command, Naples
Mr. Robert Foster
Department of the Navy
Chief Information Officer
Mr. Mike Friedel
Director, Public Sector
Oblong Industries
RDML Ronald R. Fritzemeier, USN
Chief Engineer
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command

G

LCDR Mark P. Gallagher, USN
HQ N5 Integrated Air and Missile Defense Branch Lead, Naval Surface and Mine Warfighting Development Center
VADM Michael M. Gilday, USN (Confirmed)
Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command and
Commander, TENTH Fleet
Mr. Eric Gleed
Principal Project Manager, Information Assurance Programs
Parsons
CDR Jefferson D. Grubb, USN
PMA 205 (Air Warfare Training Development Lead)

H

Ms. Sherri Hanson
Executive Director
24th Air Force
Ms. Emily D. Harman
Director, Office of Small Business Programs
Department of the Navy
ADM Harry B. Harris Jr., USN
Commander
U.S. Pacific Command
Dr. Peter D. Haynes, CAPT, USN (Ret.)
TOWARD A NEW MARITIME SECURITY
RDML Daniel B. “Brian” Hendrickson, USN
Director, Theater Engagement (J7)
U.S. SOUTHCOM
Dr. Andy Heo
Cyberspace Operations Chair, National Security Space Institute
Delta Solutions and Strategies
RADM Brad Hicks, USN (Ret.)
Vice President, Business Development, Integrated Warfare Systems and Sensors, Lockheed Martin
Mr. Chris Howard
Chief Technologist
Government and Defense HGST (A Western Digital Company)

J

Mr. Richard Jenkins
Founder and CEO
Saildrone

K

Hon. Frank Kendall
former Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics
U.S. Department of Defense
VADM Matthew J. Kohler, USN (Invited)
Commander
Naval Information Forces

L

Mr. Sam LaGrone
Editor, USNI News, U.S. Naval Institute
Kit Lavell
FLYING BLACK PONIES
Ms. Sharon Lewis
Senior Program Manager
ARMA Global, a General Dynamics Company
RADM David H. Lewis, USN
Commander
Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command
Mr. Noam Liran
Federal Sales Engineer
CyberArk
VADM Marshall B. Lytle III, USCG
Director, Command, Control, Communications and Computers/Cyber and Chief Information Officer, Joint Staff, J6

M

Mr. Tim Mausling
Senior Sales Engineer
Komprise
RADM Terence McKnight, USN (Ret.)
PIRATE ALLEY: Commanding Task Force 151 Off Somalia
Mr. Mark McLain
Small Business Deputy
SPAWAR Systems Center Pacific
Ms. Courtney McNamara
Senior Computer Scientist, Principle Investigator and Advance Gaming Interactive Learning Environment (AGILE) Team Lead
Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division
VADM Fred M. Midgette, USCG (Confirmed)
Commander, Pacific Area
Commander Coast Guard Defense Force West
RADM DeWolfe H. Miller III, USN (Invited)
nominated as next Commander, Naval Air Forces and Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet
CAPT James H. Mills, USN
Chief of Staff
U.S. Fleet Cyber Command / U.S. TENTH Fleet
VADM Tom Moore, USN
Commander
Naval Sea Systems Command

N

Gen Robert B. Neller, USMC (Invited)
Commandant
U.S. Marine Corps
RADM Nancy A. Norton, USN
Director of Warfare Integration for Information Warfare (OPNAV N2N6F) / Deputy Director, Navy Cybersecurity

O

Dr. Jason Oberg
Chief Executive Officer
Tortuga Logic
Vincent P. O'Hara
TORCH // U.S. NAVY AGAINST THE AXIS // ON SEAS CONTESTED
// TO CROWN THE WAVES // STRUGGLE FOR THE MIDDLE SEA // GERMAN FLEET AT WAR
CAPT Joseph R. Olsen, USN
Commanding Officer
USS America (LHA 6)

P

Mr. Anant Patel
Major Program Manager, Future Combat Systems, Program Executive Office, Integrated Warfare Systems
Mr. C. Michael Petters
President and Chief Executive Officer
Huntington Ingalls Industries
CDR Henry L. Phillips IV, USN
Military Deputy for Research and Engineering, Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division
RADM Patrick A. Piercey, USN
Commander, Naval Surface Force, U.S. Atlantic Fleet
Heather Priest, Ph.D.
Senior Research Psychologist, Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division

R

LTC Tom Rascon, USA (Ret.), CISSP, PMP
CTO, Defense and Intelligence
NetApp
RADM Frederick J. "Fritz" Roegge, USN
Commander, Submarine Force
U.S. Pacific Fleet
ADM Michael S. Rogers, USN
Commander, U.S. Cyber Command, Director, National Security Agency/Chief, Central Security Service
Ms. Robin Rourk
Small Business Deputy
SPAWAR Systems Center Altantic

S

Mr. Andrew Santell
Chief Engineer for Navy DCO Project
SPAWAR SSC-PAC
RADM Robert D. Sharp, USN
Director, National Maritime Intelligence-Integration Office and
Commander, Office of Naval Inteligence
LtGen Robert M. Shea, USMC (Ret.) (Confirmed)
President and CEO
AFCEA International
VADM Mike Shoemaker, USN
Commander, Naval Air Forces & Naval Air Force
U.S. Pacific Fleet
BGen Joseph Shrader, USMC (Confirmed)
Commander, Marine Corps Systems Command
Mr. Paul Simmons
Systems Engineer II
F5 Networks, Inc.
Mr. Sean Singleton
Director of Engagement, Defense Innovation Unit Experiment (DIUx)
U.S. Department of Defense
CAPT (Sel.) David T. Snee, USN
Director of Integration and Interoperability (OPNAV N9I)
ADM James Stavridis, USN (Ret.)
THE ACCIDENTAL ADMIRAL // THE LEADER'S BOOKSHELF //
COMMAND AT SEA, 6th Ed. // DESTROYER CAPTAIN
ADM James G. Stavridis, USN (Ret.) (Invited)
Dean, The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy, Tufts University, and former Supreme Allied Commander, Europe (2009-2013)
RADM Tim Szymanski, USN (Invited)
Commander, Naval Special Warfare Command

T

Dr. Sam J. Tangredi, CAPT, USN (Ret.)
ANTI-ACCESS WARFARE
THE U.S. NAVAL INSTITUTE on NAVAL COOPERATION
CDR Andrew Thomson, USN
Program Executive Office, Integrated Warfare Systems
VADM Jan E. Tighe, USN
Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Information Warfare and
Director of Naval Intelligence
Frederick Trapnell Jr.
HARNESSING THE SKY
Dana Trapnell Tibbitts
HARNESSING THE SKY
VADM Nora W. Tyson, USN
Commander
THIRD Fleet

V

Mr. Bharath Vantari
Principal, Presales
CA Technologies

W

Mr. Shawn Wells
Chief Technology Strategist Federal
Red Hat
ADM James A. Winnefeld Jr., USN (Ret.)
former Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Y

Ms. Ruth Youngs Lew
Director, Communications and Information Systems (N6)
U.S. Pacific Fleet

Z

1stLT Maida Zheng, USMC
Public Affairs Officer
15th Marine Expeditionary Unit
ADM Paul F. Zukunft, USCG (Invited)
Commandant
U.S. Coast Guard