Counter IED Summit

Venue: Washington

Location: Washington, Washington DC, United States

Event Date/Time: Jan 24, 2011 End Date/Time: Jan 27, 2011
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Briefings will cover the recent changes in the directions from Defeating the Device to Attacking the Network. This transformation is coming about through institutional changes that are: reshaping detection, fostering new relationships with tribal leaders to attack the network, diverse training techniques that are bringing success to the Warfighter on the battlefield, and promoting greater collaboration amongst ground forces.

Confirmed Speakers Include:
Major General David Quantock, USA
Commanding General
Maneuver Support Center of Excellence

Major General Nick Justice, USA
Commanding General
Aberdeen Proving Ground and RDECOM

Brigadier General Richard Longo, USA
Deputy Chief of Staff G-3/5/7

Rear Admiral James Shannon, USN
Naval Surface Warfare Center

Colonel Nick Spignesi, USMC
Deputy Director
Weapons Removal and Abatement

Jim Slavin
Joint Training Counter-IED Operations Integration Center (JTCOIC)

Dr. Ruth Doherty
Program Executive Officer for Counter-IED Science & Technology, Directorate
Department of Homeland Security