Joint Logistics in the Next Decade. Joint Logistics Education & Development Forum. LTG Kathy Gainey Director for Logistics (J-4) The Joint Staff 11 June 09. Agenda. Reading the Demand Signals - Why focus on 2020? Interagency Logistics - New partnerships and processes
“The future of national and international security lies in interoperability and cooperation among the Services, the interagency, international partners and non-governmental organizations .” CJCS Guidance
Progression also applies to Interagency Logistics
Opportunity to shape
the future of Joint Logistics
DOD Report on Improving
GAO Report on Improving
“Military forces must become more capable of… integrating non-kinetic activities into traditional combat missions …”
How do we, the “logistics community” incorporate this trend?
Provincial Reconstruction Teams
Incorporate interoperability into war
planning at outset
Host Nation Operations
Solutions to regional problems
Local African Company
Local Multi-National Company
Local Military-US Military
Civilian Contractors/US Military
Make US Military the last option
Conceptual Framework for Interagency Logistics
A Goldwater – Nichols for Interagency…
How to make the jump to Interdependency?
A Future State
Putting the DoD logistics
network of networks behind every
Can you hear me now?
It’s About Knowledge and Reach Back!
“Beyond Jointness –
Interagency and Multinational Logistics”
Committed to developing joint logistics
tools and products that support the
joint warfighter in the future fight
partner now…and in the future