Past event: Air Dominance Summit 2024

Securing Air Supremacy For The Future Multi-Domain Battle

The Air Dominance Summit will address the need for the US and her allies to enhance combat air capabilities amidst rising global tensions. It will explore advancements in air warfare, including 4th/5th and 6th generation fighter programs like NGAD, FCAS, and GCAP, aiming to maintain air dominance.

Discussions will focus on utilizing real-time data, AI/ML, autonomy, MUM-T, and cloud computing to improve lethality and survivability. The summit aims to foster networking and knowledge-sharing to strengthen global strategic ties and advance military innovation.

Four Top Reasons to Attend the Air Dominance Summit

  • Understand how the US is advancing the proficiency of aviators through high-profile discussions on future technologies like AI/ML and MUM-T
  • Implement lessons learned from high-profile reflections on global conflicts to outpace US adversaries
  • Gain unrivalled insights into 6th Generation Fighter Programs and the LOE of U.S. leaders in securing air dominance for multi-domain operations
  • Build and forge strong strategic ties in an intimate environment with extensive networking breaks to improve domestic and international interoperability

2024 Event Chairman

  • Admiral (Ret.) William E. ''Bill'' Gortney, former Commander, US Northern Command (USNORTHCOM) and North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD)

2024 speakers

  • Admiral Sam Paparo, Commander, U.S. Pacific Fleet, US Navy
  • Vice Admiral Daniel Cheever, Commander, Naval Air Forces/Commander, Naval Air Force, U.S. Pacific Fleet, US Navy
  • Dr. Douglas C. Schmidt, Director, Operational Test and Evaluation, Office of the Secretary of Defense
  • Major General Donald K. Carpenter, Director, Lightning Sustainment Center, F-35 Joint Strike Fighter Program Office, US Air Force
  • Major General Michael T. Rawls, Commander, Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center, US Air Force
  • Major General David G. Shoemaker, Director of Operations, Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, US Air Force
  • Mr. Art Huber, Deputy Director of AFMC A3/6 (Air, Space and Cyberspace Operations ), US Air Force
  • Major-General Sylvain Ménard, Chief Fighter and NORAD Capability, RCAF
  • Air Commodore James Beck, Director, Capability and Programmes (desig.), Royal Air Force
  • Colonel Joerg Rauber, Branch Chief Planning FCAS, German Ministry of Defence
  • Colonel Michael G. Rider, Commander, Nevada Test and Training Range, Nellis Air Force Base, US Air Force
  • Colonel Ryan T. Hayde, Commander, 505th Command and Control Wing (CCW), US Air Force
  • Mr. John T. Bailey, Senior Materiel Leader for the Collaborative Combat Aircraft Program in the Agile Development Office, US Air Force
  • Colonel Douglas P. Wickert, Commander, 412th Test Wing, Edwards Air Force Base (AFB), US Air Force
  • Colonel Glendon C. Whelan, Chief, Next-Gen Air Dominance Division, Directorate of Plans, Programs and Requirements, Air Combat Command, US Air Force
  • Thomas Lawhead (Subject to Final Confirmation), Director, Operational Capability Requirements, Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategy, Integration and Requirements, US Air Force
  • Dr. Steven K. "CAP" Rogers, Senior Scientist, Artificial Intelligence Enabled Autonomy, Air Force Research Laboratory
  • Robert Novotny, Executive Director, F-15 Business Development Air Dominance Boeing Defense, Space & Security, Boeing
  • Scott “Grins” Dickson, Senior Manager, Business Development Multi-Domain Integration Phantom Works Defense, Space & Security, Boeing
  • Taylor Frank, Senior Strategy Manager Air Dominance, Boeing
  • Lisa Crego, Vice President, Government Services Business Development & Strategy Boeing Global Services, Boeing
  • Kevin “Proton” McLaughlin, Executive Director, Navy Air Wing of the Future Field Marketing Defense, Space & Security, Boeing
  • Patrick Doherty, Executive Director Air Force Operations/Strategic MarketingBoeing Defense Space & Security, Boeing
  • Dr. Stacy MacAllister, Technical Director of Autonomy and Artificial Intelligence, General Atomics Aeronautical Systems
  • Jeff “JoBu” Prichard, Executive Director, Fixed Wing Aircraft, Boeing
  • Don (BG) Gaddis, Field and Customer Relations USN/USMC Programs, Boeing
  • William E. Roach, Manager, E-7 AEW&C International Business Development Lead Mobility, Surveillance and Bombers Defense, Space & Security, Boeing

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Paris Las Vegas Hotel
3655 S Las Vegas Blvd, 89109
Las Vegas, NV, USA

Tel: +1 877-796-2096

Group Rate: $109.00 per night, excluding applicable taxes and fees

Reservation Method: Reserve your room by clicking on this reservation link. We have reserved a selection of rooms at a discounted group rate, subject to availability;

Cut-off date: Monday, April 22nd, 2024 (After that time, the group rate will be offered based on hotel availability only.) These rates are subject to availability and will not be available past the group cut of date.
Event details
Organizer : IDGA
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24723