SPACE AND MISSILE DEFENSE WORKING GROUP 24 March 2016
Agenda • Welcome • Introduction of Host • New Member Introductions • SMDWG Charter • Introduction of Special Guest • Announcements • News and Trumors • Next Meeting – Schedule • SMDWG Officers
Agenda • Welcome and Introductions • Host Welcome -Mantech • New Members / First Time Attendees • Event Announcements • NAITA Trade Compliance Roundtable, 23 February • USASAC Security Assistance & FMS Across the Globe, 3 March • SMDWG Charter • Why the SMDWG exists
SMDWG Charter Space and Missile Defense Working Group (SMDWG) Charter Background The SMDWG is formed to respond to our civic responsibility to assist in the decision making process on issues pertaining to space and ballistic missile defense. Scope The Scope of the SMDWG is to Educate the general population and elected representation on space and ballistic missile defense. Membership Membership is open to all individuals in government, industry, and the community. SMDWG members must belong to the NDIA or an affiliate.
Guest Introduction • Jeffrey Still • U.S. Navy Officer, Retired (22 Years) • Navy Seal (18 Years) • Naval Special Warfare Development Group • Currently - Director of Special Programs, I3 • Briefing Title: “Getting to X” • What he learned from basic SEAL training through his 18 years as a SEAL, and beyond. • The qualities and characteristics that set apart highly reliable individuals and organization in finding success.
Trumors • Programs and Timelines • Organization Changes • Personnel/Leadership Changes • Industry and Industry Leadership Changes • Significant Events or Prognostications in Space and Missile Defense
SMDWG Schedule • Next Meeting- 18 March 2016 • Briefing – • National Leadership briefing on the Health and Security of the Defense Industrial Base • Location - TBD
SMDWG Leadership • Officers: • Treasurer: Bob Darnall • Secretary: Mike Roddy • Deputy Chair: Ray Baker • Chair: Joe Fitzgerald