Agenda

Monday, September 17, 2018

2:00pm-5: 00 pm - Meet the Reps – One on One meetings for USA  SMEs companies to meet sales reps from Australia and Australian  SME companies to meet USA sales reps

5:30 pm – 7:30 pm - Opening Reception at Mystic Aquarium

Tuesday, September 18, 2018

7:30 am – 8:30 am - Breakfast

8:45 am - Opening remarks by Congressman Joe Courtney and introduction of Keynote speaker

9:15 am - What Australia Defense is Procuring –DMO Speaker

9:45 am - What the United States DOD in Procuring – DOD Speaker

10:15 -10:30am - Break

10:30 – 12:00pm - Industry and sector tracks (Aerospace/Land/Marine/Cyber Security/innovation/workforce development/training/compliance/financing and funding)

These will be breakout sessions with OEMs, Tier ones, government speakers, experts

12:00 pm - 1:00pm - Lunch – With OEM Keynote speaker

1:30 – 4:00 - Industry and sector tracks (Aerospace/Land/Marine/Cyber Security/innovation/workforce development/training/compliance/financing and funding)

These will be breakout sessions with OEMs, Tier ones, government speakers, experts

Event concludes

Sector speakers include:

UTC (Pratt and compliance expert)

Lockheed Martin (Sikorsky, Australia operations and Venture)

Boeing (Defense)

Electric Boat

Kaman

Australian Defense Materials Organization

USA DOD

Trade compliance experts

Cyber Security experts

Financial and funding experts

9:15 am-12:00pm     Speakers and panels with OEMs, defense procurement (USA & Australia)

12:00pm -1:00pm      Lunch

1:30 pm – 4:00 pm     Break out Sessions and B2B  sessions with OEMs, Supply Chain, Reps and trade compliance experts.