Next-Generation Air Superiority 2023 Summit

An International Forum for Advancing Air & Space Capability

October 17-18, 2023- Arlington, VA, United States

The 2023 Next-Generation Air Superiority Conference is the premier meeting ground for global air force leaders. The event will welcome the key stakeholders from the US Air Force to address the 7 Operational Imperatives and procurement requirements to achieve air dominance.

The conference provides an unparalleled opportunity to network with US Air Force decision-makers and Air Force leaders from global air forces, welcoming the heads of the Hellenic Air Force, Polish Air Force, Norwegian Air Force, and senior leaders from France, the UK, Italy, and many more. It is the only conference bringing together decision-makers for the main fighter jet procurement programs around the world, including NGAD, FCAS, and Tempest Programs, among other acquisition priorities.

Taking take place in Washington DC in October 2023, the conference brings the highest-level decision makers, the event provides an invaluable opportunity to advance partnerships, benefit from unparalleled networking, and learn about acquisition requirements, operational challenges, and modernization needs. Key topics include airpower delivery for multi-domain operations, electromagnetic spectrum dominance, cyber integration, advanced synthetic training, close air support and light attack, autonomy and information superiority, and disruptive technologies for future combat.

Benefits of Attending

  • Learn about the main acquisition programs for fighter aircraft from the key budget-holders in the US and Europe
  • Enhance your understanding of the key requirements for achieving next-generation capabilities from Air Force leaders to formulate winning business proposals
  • Meet policymakers, subject matter experts, and strategy leaders to inform your policy, transform concepts of operation, and enhance operational effectiveness
  • Learn about the key solutions and technologies to enhance stealth, lethality, agility, and situational awareness of fighter aircraft
  • Improve your understanding of unmanned and autonomous technologies to transform force structure for the future fight in contested operating environments

I enjoyed that the US Services and many Coalition partners were speakers and participants.

Delegate, Lockheed Martin

Knowledgeable presenters and good interaction by the groups. Very good job ACI leadership

Delegate, Crescend Technologies

A perfect balance of government’s vision, industry’s leadership and networking opportunities.

Delegate, Ansys

Diversity of topics being presented and discussed – all speakers were experts in their field.

Delegate, Canadian Armed Forces


  • Lieutenant General Themistoklis Bourolias, Chief of Air Staff, Hellenic Air Force
  • Lieutenant General Alexus Grynkewich, Commander 9th Air Force Air Combat Command, US Air Force
  • Lieutenant General (Ret’d) Anthony J. Rock, Inspector General, US Air Force (2016–2017)
  • Major General Clark Quinn, Commander 19th Air Force, US Air Force
  • Major General S.Y. Menard, Chief Fighter Capability, Royal Canadian Air Force
  • Major General Rolf Folland, Commander, Royal Norwegian Air Force
  • Major General Claudio Gabellini, Commander, Air Operations Command, Italian Air Force
  • Major General (Ret’d) Charles S. Corcoran (2021-2022), Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, Operations, US Air Force
  • Brigadier General Jean-Luc Moritz, FCAS Project Operational Chief, French Air Force
  • Air Vice-Marshal Lincoln Taylor OBE, Chief of Staff Capability, Royal Air Force
  • Brigadier General Richard Dickens, Vice Commander, First Air Force, Air Forces Northern and Air Forces Space, US Air Force
  • Air Cdre Jez Holmes OBE, Head Rapid Capabilities Office, Royal Air Force
  • Mr. Thomas J. Lawhead, Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff, Strategy, Integration and Requirements, US Air Force
  • Brigadier General Ireneusz Nowak, Commander, Polish Air Force
  • Colonel Dane Crawford, Deputy Director (ACC/A5-2), US Air Combat Command
  • Colonel Dan Javorsek, Detachment 6 Commander, Nellis AFB, US Air Force
  • Confirmed Senior Representative, Tempest Program, Italian Air Force

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