2024 Air, Space & Cyber Conference | Agenda

All times are in EDT.

Monday, September 16

Exhibit Hall HoursPrince George’s Exhibit Hall
11:40 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Maryland Ballroom
8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
9:15 – 10:15 a.m.
Potomac AB
Keynote Address:
Implementing Change to Prevail in Great Power Competition

— Frank Kendall, Secretary of the Air Force
10:15 – 10:50 a.m.
Potomac AB
Keynote Address:
The State of the Air Force

— Gen. David W. Allvin, Chief of Staff of the Air Force
11:00 – 11:40 a.m.
Potomac AB
Reoptimizing in an Era of Declining Budgets
Potomac CThe Digital Enterprise
Potomac DUnited Forces and Families: Shaping the Guardian Culture
1:05 – 1:45 p.m.
Potomac AB
The China Problem
Potomac CSpace Domain Awareness
Potomac DCyber Dominance
2:00 – 2:40 p.m.
Potomac AB
The Wars We’re Fighting
Potomac CLive, Virtual, and Constructive: Preparing for the High-End Fight
Potomac DHacking the Acquisition Bureaucracy
3:40 – 4:20 p.m.
Potomac AB
Space as the Supported Command
Potomac CAir Dominance
Potomac DAI-Informed Logistics and Supply Chains
4:30 – 5:00 p.m.
Potomac AB
Keynote Address:
Enlisted Air Force

— Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force David A. Flosi
5:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Potomac AB
Outstanding Airmen of the Year Ceremony
5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Exhibit Hall
Outstanding Airmen of the Year Reception*
* Separately ticketed event. Tickets are available online during the registration process.

Tuesday, September 17

Exhibit Hall HoursPrince George’s Exhibit Hall
9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Maryland Ballroom
7:15 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
8:15 – 8:55 a.m.
Potomac AB
Keynote Address:
The State of the Space Force

— Gen. Chance Saltzman, Chief of Space Operations
9:00 – 9:30 a.m.
Potomac AB
Keynote Address:
The Enlisted Space Force

— Chief Master Sergeant of the Space Force John F. Bentivegna
10:30 – 11:10 a.m.
Potomac AB
The Dangers We Face
Potomac CUnited Forces and Family: Creative Childcare Solutions
Potomac DPilot Crisis: A Chronic Problem
12:40 – 1:10 p.m.
Potomac AB
Keynote Address:
Pacific Air Forces
3:10 – 3:50 p.m.
Potomac AB
Deterring Russia in the Arctic
Potomac CUnited Forces and Family: Family Readiness for Great Power Competition
Potomac DSpace Dominance
4:05 – 4:45 p.m.
Potomac AB
Building the Force for the Future
Potomac CWeapon System Development
Potomac D50 Years of the F-16

Wednesday, September 18

Exhibit Hall HoursPrince George’s Exhibit Hall
9:00 a.m. – 4:10 p.m.

Maryland Ballroom
7:15 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
8:15 – 8:45 a.m.
Potomac AB
Keynote Address:
Chairman of the Joint Chiefs

— Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr., Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
8:55 – 9:35 a.m.
Potomac AB
Ukraine, Russia War: A Prelude to Future Conflict
Potomac CLive, Virtual, and Constructive: Preparing for the High-End Fight
Potomac DElectronic Warfare Dominance
10:35 – 11:15 p.m.
Potomac AB
The Nuclear Imperative
Potomac CCollaborative Combat Aircraft
Potomac DBuilding Cyber Technology of the Future
12:45 – 1:25 p.m.
Potomac AB
Exercising for Great Power Competition
Potomac CSecuring the Industrial Base
Potomac DMissile Warning
1:40 – 2:20 p.m.
Potomac AB
B-21 Update
Potomac C21st Century Jet Propulsion Imperative
Potomac DBattle Management
3:20 – 4:20 p.m.
Potomac AB
United Forces and Families: Senior Leadership Perspective
6:30 – 8:30 p.m.
Potomac AB
AFA’s USAF Birthday Celebration*
* Separately ticketed event. Tickets are available online during the registration process.