Fall Fed Supernova Schedule Fall Fed Supernova Schedule

Navy Track

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

- CDT
NavalX Overview and Outcomes
CAPT Ben Van Buskirk
CAPT Ben Van Buskirk
NavalX, Director

Attention Innovators! NavalX is going to provide you with some top-notch knowledge. It's going to help lower the barriers for your organization and arm you with a variety of proven tools and methods that improve your speed and boldness. For industry, NavalX allows you to easily connect into an ecosystem of potential opportunities that includes investment, experimentation, and technology transfer.

Hear more about Naval Agility and how NavalX connects experts and solutions to workforce needs and challenges.

- CDT
NavalX Agility: Responding to the Changing Environment
RADM Lorin Selby
RADM Lorin Selby
ONR, Chief of Naval Research

Stay tuned for more information about the nuclear impact of the Navy's chief modernizer, Rear Adm. Lorin Selby, on Fed Supernova 2021.

- CDT
NavalX: The Cost of Not Pivoting
Heather Jo Richman
Heather Jo Richman
Defense Investor Network, Founder
Lizbeth Mellon (TBD)
Lizbeth Mellon (TBD)
DoD, Director
CAPT Colin Supko
CAPT Colin Supko
Office of Secretary of Defense

We are in a race! This panel will showcase the threat that our industrial base faces during global competition. Members of the Foreign Investment Tiger Team, CIFIUS, NCIS, the Office of Naval Research, OSD’s Trusted Capital Marketplace, and the Defense Investment Network will discuss how they are working to mitigate adversarial capital with carrots and sticks.

- CDT
NavalX Lightning Talk: SBIR

Zoom zoom! Want to hear from an innovation speed professional? Join us for a presentation on how the Department of Navy SBIR program is mobilizing to transition technology faster than ever before.

- CDT
NavalX Lightning Talk: Tech Bridge Overview
Whitney Tallarico
Whitney Tallarico
NavalX, National Tech Bridge Director

Curious about what the NavalX Tech Bridges are? We've got just the session for you! The NavalX Tech Bridges are a connected network that enhances collaboration between Naval Labs, industry, academia, and other military branches. Join the Tech Bridges Director at NavalX for an overview of how to utilize the Tech Bridges ecosystems and tap into opportunities.

- CDT
NavalX: Energizing Future Generations
Dr. Richard Carlin (TBD)
Dr. Richard Carlin (TBD)
Office of Naval Research, Department Head
Gwen Holdmann (TBD)
Gwen Holdmann (TBD)
ACEP, Director
Dawn Lippert (TBD)
Dawn Lippert (TBD)
Elemental Excelerator, CEO
Rick Rocheleau (TBD)
Rick Rocheleau (TBD)
HNEI, Director

Partnership and educating the next generation of leaders is key! In this exciting and informative panel, we'll be discussing Asia-Pacific Technology & Education collaboration opportunities. Our speakers will brief on how the Navy piloted a different business model for addressing energy resilience challenges in the Navy, Marine Corps, and communities across the world.

- CDT
NavalX Lightning Talk: Naval Enterprise Sustainment Technology Team (NESTT)
Steve McKee (TBD)
Steve McKee (TBD)
US Navy, NESTT Lead

This lightning talk will hit like a lighting strike! Learn more about NESTT and how we are connecting end users in Maintenance Depots across services to commercial technology through the SBIR program and beyond.

- CDT
NavalX Lightning Talk: PEO IWS
CAPT Jon Garcia (TBD)
CAPT Jon Garcia (TBD)
US Navy, Captain

The mission of the Program Executive Office, Integrated Warfare Systems (PEO IWS) is to develop, deliver and sustain operationally dominant combat systems for Sailors. How? And what's next? Join this session to learn just that and also how NESTT is adapting its model to take advantage of commercial capabilities.

- CDT
NavalX Panel: Public-Private Partnerships, A Human Network to Support Unmanned Systems
Jesse Gipe (TBD)
Jesse Gipe (TBD)
NSIN, Pacific-South Regional Director

The Future Fight! Come check out what the Navy and Marine Corps have prioritized in the unmanned systems as key enablers. This panel will bring in key stakeholders from across the Department of the Navy who can articulate our challenges, speak on how we are adapting to overcome them and how we want to partner with our innovative industrial base to bring in new capabilities. Join us for what promises to be an exciting conversation!