Warrior Expo East is more than just a secure environment for defense organizations and the end user, Procurement Specialists, Program Managers to meet one on one. It’s also a great time for registrants to walk away with valuable information that they can utilize or take back to their company for further review or action.

This year, there will be 7 breakout sessions that registrants can attend throughout the show. Warrior Expo East's breakout sessions are designed around product/contracting education, discussions of hot-button issues, and professional development. Add the event(s) to your calendar and take a break from your busy work day to listen, discover and learn.

July 14-15, 2016 Virginia Beach, VA

PRODUCT / CONTRACT EDUCATION:

Soldier-Portable ISR: Personal Micro UAV Systems.

Presenter: Craig Palmer, Prox Dynamics Date: July 14, 12:30 PM   |   Location: ADS Solutions Suite Booth #:920

Discover the latest Personal Micro UAV Reconnaissance Systems that provide today’s networked warrior immediate situational awareness. Black Hornet is the smallest operational unmanned system in the world, pocket sized to provide real time live motion video back to the operator. In the battlefield, this system provides today’s networked warrior immediate situational awareness to successfully execute dismounted operations.

DLA Tailored Logistics Support (TLS) Program Overview

Presenter: Brad Anderson Vice President of Contracts ADS, Inc. Dates: July 14 & July 15, 10:30 AM  |   Location: ADS Solutions Suite Booth #: 920

Prox Dynamics Black Hornet Micro AUV

Prox Dynamics Black Hornet Micro AUV

The TLS Program Provides Agile, Flexible and Efficient Procurement for Rapid Obligation of Funds. The Tailored Logistics Support (TLS) Program enables customers to order commercial, off-the-shelf part numbered items within the scope of the contract. Since multiple vendors are solicited for prices, customers benefit from a competitive business model that will ensure best value for the customer. Come hear more about the programs that hundreds of customers are taking advantage of to simplify procurement.

LBT and Dynamis Aliance Combatives

LBT and Dynamis Alliance Combatives

Combatives Demo & Training

Presenter: London Bridge Trading (LBT)  |  Dynamis Alliance Date & Time: July 14, 3:30 PM July 15, 2016: 11:30 AM  |   Location: Booth #1101

Train at Real Speeds in a Multitude of Environments. ADAPTIV gear allows the end user to train at real speeds in a multitude of environments. Its injury-prevention/impact-reduction system enhances training performance by allowing operators to realistically practice detainee handling, shoot/don’t shoot drills with approved marking cartridges, and other close-quarters combat skills.

DISCUSSIONS ON HOT BUTTON ISSUES:

Protecting High-Value Assets from Corrosion During Storage

Presenter: Jeff Garfinkle, Plank Road Technologies Date: July 14, 2:30 PM  |  Location: ADS Solutions Suite Booth #: 920

You have invested millions of dollars in equipment – shouldn't you protect it? Storing assets over the long-term is historically a high-cost, labor-intensive endeavor. Structures to house assets combined with consistent monitoring for inevitable loss and/or degradation makes long-term storage the opposite of what it should be. 

Plank Road Tehcnology Storage Solution

Plank Road Tehcnology Storage Solution

Trying to be more efficient with your agency's water or energy use? Learn about available funding for these programs.

Presenter: Dr. Tim Unruh, Director of the Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP), U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Date: July 14, 11:30 AM  |  Location: ADS Solutions Suite Booth #: 920

The Federal Energy Management Program (FEMP) offers financing options for agencies that are ready to implement energy and water efficiency projects.  Carefully matching available project financing options with specific situations can make the difference between a stalled, unfunded project and a successful project that generates energy and cost savings. Session attendees will learn about Energy Savings Performance Contracts (ESPCs), the ENABLE Program, Utility Energy Service Contracts (UESCs) and Power Purchase agreements (PPAs).

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT:

Six Seconds to Success:  How to Stand Out in the Competitive Job Market.

Presenter: Jen Edwards Vice President of HR ADS, Inc. Date: July 14, 1:30 PM  |  Location: ADS Solutions Suite Booth #: 920

You have the experience that employers want. How can you put it all on paper to win your dream job? You have the experience that employers want.How can you put it all on paper to win your dream job? “6 Seconds to Success” will help you present yourself in a way that employers will notice.

Influencing Others Without (Or With) Authority

Presenter: Jen Edwards Vice President of HR ADS, Inc. Date: July 15, 2:00 PM  |  Location: ADS Solutions Suite Booth #: 920

In this session, attendees will discuss four major personality styles (or social styles) and help you identify which style you are and provide insight on increasing your influence on others.

Jennifer Weir Edwards, SPHR, SHRM-SCP: Vice President, Human Resources

Jennifer Weir Edwards, SPHR, SHRM-SCP: Vice President, Human Resources

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