Past event: MilSatCom USA 2024 Conference

Driving SATCOM Innovation to Ensure Warfighter Advantage

Join us at MILSATCOM 2024, where connections are made, insights are gained, and the future of military satellite communications is shaped. Leading experts will share insights on vital topics, including COMSATCOM, Spectrum Management, International Strategies, and more.

Delve into the intricacies of SATCOM for Naval and Amphibious Applications and US Army Requirements.

Positioned as the perfect mid-year meeting place, MILSATCOM USA is your opportunity to forge meaningful connections efficiently with top-tier experts, all gathered in one place at one time.

Unlock Exclusive Insights:

The conference is your gateway to a comprehensive understanding of the field. Engage with every facet of US MILSATCOM, covering technical development, acquisition, and operations. Connect with key players from units and organizations such as Space Systems Command, Space Operations Command, and more.

Facilitate collaboration and information exchange with representatives from Space Delta 8, US Army, Naval Network Warfare Command, AFRL, and other crucial entities.

Who Should Attend?

Whether you're an operator, developer, or service provider in the US MILSATCOM Enterprise, this event is indispensable for your professional growth.

What's New for 2024?

Based on your feedback, MILSATCOM USA 2024 has evolved to meet your needs more effectively.
  • Focused Learning: Immerse yourself in COMSATCOM and Commercial Development at the brand new Focus Day. Explore the rapid development of the commercial SATCOM sector.
  • The main conference: It kicks off by bringing you a deep dive into the acquisition, development, and operation of the space-side element of SATCOM, alongside insights other agencies through the NTIA and CDAO, providing a holistic view of the SATCOM landscape.
  • Warfighter Perspective: The final day offers unique perspectives from Army, Airforce, Navy, and Marine SATCOM professionals. It concludes with presentations from international partners on the global SATCOM ecosystem and areas of collaboration.

Featured Speakers

  • Cordell DeLaPena Jr., Program Executive Officer PEO for Military Communications MilComm & Positioning, Navigation, and Timing PNT, Space Systems Command, USSF
  • Douglas Loverro, President, Loverro Consulting, LLC
  • Damon Feltman, Chief, Transport Cell, Space Development Agency
  • Daniel Holtzman, Authorizing Official, DOD Chief Digital and Artificial Intelligence Office (CDAO)
  • Janice Starzyk, Deputy Director, Office of Space Commerce
  • Mike Dean, Chief, DoD SATCOM and AISR ITF, C3 Infrastructure, US DoD CIO
  • Sarah Doud, Division Chief for the Information Mobility Division J86, United States Space Command
  • Clare Hopper, Director, Commercial Satellite Communications Office, United States Space Force
  • Colonel David Pheasant, Commander, Space Delta 8, USSF
  • Colonel Eric Felt, Director, Space Architecture, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Space Acquisition and Integration
  • Colonel Pete Atkinson, Chief of Operations, Space Division HQ, US Army
  • John Anglin, Project Manager, Tactical Network Technical Management Division Lead, PEO C3T, US Army
  • Scott Patrick, Executive Director, Office of Spectrum Management, National Telecommunications and Information Administration
  • Vincent DeLaurentis, Deputy Executive Assistant Director for Emergency Communications, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
  • Captain (N) Jose Freitas, Head of Space Department, Portuguese General Staff of the Armed Forces
  • Andrea Loper, RDSP Acquisition Program Manager, Deputy Chief - RDSP, AFRL
  • Ben Camerlin, Mobility and Satellite Communications Program Manager, Office of Enterprise Technology Solutions, Information Technology Category (ITC), Federal Acquisition Service (FAS)
  • Charlotte Gerhart, Director, Acquisition Delta - Tactical SATCOM, Space Systems Command, USSF
  • CWO5 Rilin Desamours, Space and Propagation Engineering Officer, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Pacific, G-6
  • David Logsdon, Senior Director, Space Policy, ITI Space Enterprise Council
  • Dr Brendan S. Mulvaney, Director, China Aerospace Studies Institute, USAF
  • EJ Wasikowski, Project Lead, Base Emergency Communications System BECS, Project Manager, Integrated Enterprise Network (IEN), PEO C3T, US Army
  • Lieutenant Colonel Brian Dea, Chief, SATCOM Mission Area Team, Space Operations Command, USSF
  • Squadron Leader Daniel Askew, SatCom Program Director, NATO ACT
  • Tom Stroup, President, Satellite Industry Association
  • Tim Greeff, President & Founder of NSTXL, NSTXL (National Security Technology Accelerator)
  • Gentry Gardner, Chief Engineer, General Dynamics Mission Systems

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Marriott Crystal City - Crystal City Marriott at Reagan National Airport
1999 Jefferson Davis Highway, 22202
Arlington, VA, USA

Event details
Organizer : SAE Media Group
Event type : Conference
Reference : ASDE-24800