Main Day Two

8:00 AM - 8:45 AM Registration & Coffee


Brigadier General Scott Bethel`

Former Vice Commander, Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
U.S. Air Force

9:00 AM - 9:45 AM KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Acquiring Innovative Software Applications and Technology to Deliver Overmatch Capabilities to the Department of Defense

Dr. Richard Linderman, Deputy Director for Information Systems and Cyber Security, Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics)
·· Decision Making Through the Creation and Analysis of Actionable
·· Overview of the Department of Defense acquisitions for
information systems
·· Lessons learned and understanding the needs of the DoD and
Federal Intelligence Agencies
·· Ensuring the DoD is equipped with innovative tools and
applications to combat emerging threats


Dr. Richard Linderman

Deputy Director for Information Systems and Cyber Security
Under Secretary of Defense (Acquisition, Technology and Logistics)

9:45 AM - 10:30 AM Navigating GEOINT Discipline to Meet the Needs of the IC and DoD

Major General Linda R. Urrutia-Varhall, Director of Operations, National Geospatial- Intelligence Agency
·· Maintaining resiliency in generating timely, relevant, accurate and
actionable GEOINT
·· Advancing information architectures to enhance integrating imagery
intelligence (IMINT) with multiple sources
·· Innovating operations and the ability to analyze satellite, mapping/
terrain data


Major General Linda R. Urrutia-Varhall

Director of Operations
National Geospatial- Intelligence Agency

10:30 AM - NaN:NaN AM Morning Networking & Refreshment Break

10:45 AM - 11:30 AM U.S. Coast Guard’s Perspective on Innovating Tools & Applications to Strengthen the Capabilities of Processing Exploiting and Disseminating Intelligence

Rear Admiral Robert Hayes, Assistant Commandant for Intelligence, U.S. Coast Guard
·· Addressing current and future challenges to protect our nation’s
·· Understanding the Coast Guard’s priorities for PED
·· Ensuring the accuracy of tools and applications to generate analysis
in real time


Rear Admiral Robert Hayes

Assistant Commandant for Intelligence
U.S. Coast Guard

11:45 AM - 12:30 PM Effectively Analyzing HUMINT (Human Intelligence) to Support Immigration and Customs Enforcement Operations

·· Deploying actionable intelligence to support ICE operations in the
·· Applying software and applications to enhance analysis of human
·· Interagency cooperation best practices for sharing information

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM Dine and Talk

1:30 PM - 2:15 PM KEYNOTE PRESENTATION: Strengthening Capabilities Through the Exploitation and Integration of Data Sets and Networks

James Turgal, Executive Assistant Director, Federal Bureau of Investigation


James Turgal

Executive Assistant Director
Federal Bureau of Investigation

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM Outside Perspective of IoT (Internet of Things) to Enhance Operational Support

·· Data management and consolidation
·· Utilizing machine learning and innovation to identify relevant
·· Filtering data with increased speed processing

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM Afternoon Networking & Refreshment Break

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM Effectively Utilizing Open Source Intelligence to Enhance Operations

·· Strategies and approaches to managing the volume of data
··Matching closed source interlaced with social media analysis
·· Tools and applications to filter and clip the sources efficiently

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM Filtering Big Data and the Future of Analytics

·· Supporting the analytical process by managing activities and
traffic techniques
·· Utilizing cloud architecture to optimize storage capacity
·· Increasing processing times with advanced categorizing abilities
·· Integrating automated systems and machine learning to identify
anomalies and detect threats


Brigadier General Scott Bethel`

Former Vice Commander, Air Force Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance
U.S. Air Force