Focus Day

8:00 AM - 9:00 AM Registration & Networking Breakfast

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM Chairperson's Remarks

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM Identifying and reducing logistical and operational waste in the Air Force

Roberto Guerrero , Deputy Assistant Secretary Operational Energy , U.S. Air Force
-Using better mission practices to reduce waste
-Improve training to increase efficient use of resources
-Proposing institutional culture change towards energy use


Roberto Guerrero

Deputy Assistant Secretary Operational Energy
U.S. Air Force

10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Increasing mission effectiveness through improved energy use in operational environments

Adrian Marsh, Program Manager, PEO CS &CSS, US Army
- Identify and mitigate warfighting gaps like increased fuel dependence
-Pinpoint risks that inform future force development to mitigate potential threats to operations
-Increasing performance my reducing energy redundancies in current operations


Adrian Marsh

Program Manager

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM Morning Refreshment and Networking Break

-Data Management and Validation
-Scenario Development
-Model Capabilities
-Example Analysis

Brian Ernst

Project Manager, Joint Operational Energy Initiative (JOEI)

William Fisher

Lead, Power and Energy Team

Morris Hayes

Division Chief, Modeling Analysis Division
TRADOC Analysis Center, US Army

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Lunch

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Closing short term energy gaps by upgrading current military facilities’ equipment to improve energy efficiency

-Replacing current generators with energy efficient generators
-Incorporating renewable energy on base to traditional energy demands
-Using sensors to monitor and reduce energy waste in the facility grid

3:00 PM - 3:15 PM Chairman's Closing Remarks

3:15 PM - 3:15 PM End of Focus Day