Joint Tactical Networks Summit

San Diego, CA, United States

Our 3rd Annual Joint Tactical Networks Summit will focus on improving the Joint Force's ability to communicate and exchange information across the domains and services. This Summit will bring together senior leaders to examine the tactical data linkage capabilities, network architectures and network security strategies critical to the success of advanced Joint multi-domain operations. The Joint Tactical Network Summit presents a unique opportunity to meet with distinguished speakers from across the services and Pacific AOR to discuss strategies and technologies aimed at improving tactical network security and interoperability.

Topics to be Covered at the 2019 Summit:

  • Ensuring Communications and Network Interoperability Between Domains and Services
  • Providing Reliable Communications Capabilities to the Tactical Edge
  • Maintaining Network Operational Capacity
  • Securing Wireless Communications and Leveraging Innovative Cyber Security Strategies
  • Delivering Critical C4I Resources to the Pacific Joint Force
  • Ensuring Information Dominance in the Pacific AOR
  • Identifying Interoperability Initiatives Across the DoD
  • Examining Urgent Technology Needs and Solutions
  • Assuring Communication Beyond the Line of Sight
  • Addressing Data-Link Integration Challenges

Why You Should Attend:

Our 3rd Annual Joint Tactical Networks Summit is an educational summit designed to bring together members of the C2 and network community, military leaders and critical voices in industry and academia to discuss the operational and strategic needs for advancing joint force communications systems and network capabilities.

This year's event will highlight innovative DoD initiatives aimed at maximizing the Military's ability to communicate reliably and securely in a joint, multi-domain environment. Speakers will discuss strategies for improving network interoperability, bolstering cybersecurity and ensuring information dominance in the context of the Indo-Pacific area of responsibility.

Attendees at our 3rd Annual Joint Tactical Networks Summit will have a unique opportunity to engage in open and honest conversation with key decision makers about the future of US Military communications and network capabilities. Attendees will gain valuable insights into navigating the military technology acquisition processes and will hear about the solutions urgently needed by our services to ensure the US maintains a decisive overmatch over its adversaries.

Confirmed Speakers Include:

  • Richard Stephenson, SES, (Tentatively Confirmed), Director, Communications and Information Systems (N6), Pacific Fleet
  • COL James Turinetti, USA, Deputy G-6/CIO, US Army Pacific
  • Col Glen Genove, USAF, Deputy Director, Air & Cyberspace Operations (A3/6), Pacific Air Forces
  • CAPT Robert Croxson, USN, PM MIDS Program Office, Naval Air Systems Command
  • CAPT Karie Trebbe, USCG, Chief, C4IT Division, USCG Pacific Area
  • James "Jeff" Mercer, Director, Joint Tactical Networking Center


San Diego State University, Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center
5250 55th St
San Diego, CA 92115

Guests are responsible for making their own hotel reservations.
We recommend the following hotel:
Sheraton Mission Valley, San Diego Hotel
1433 Camino Del Rio South. San Diego, CA 92108, United States
Event details
Organizer : Defense Strategies Institute
Venue : San Diego State University, Parma Payne Goodall Alumni Center, San Diego, CA, United States
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-19163