WASHINGTON - Key officials from the Naval Sea Systems Command and affiliated program executive offices will speak virtually next week at the 2021 Surface Navy Association Symposium.
Media representatives may register for the virtual symposium at no cost. Once registered at https://no-click.mil/?https://navysnaevents.org/nationalsymposium/register.php attendees will be sent a link to access the Event App. Once there they can visit virtual booths and attend SNA briefings. The virtual booth will include representatives from the NAVSEA Small Business Office and a real-time chat feature for visitor questions. This year, NAVSEA will host two presentations in its virtual booth, available on the SNA app:
Tuesday, Jan. 12 11 - 11:30 a.m. Guided Missile Frigate (FFG 62) Update Presenter: Capt. Kevin Smith, Constellation Class Frigate Program Manager (PMS 515), Wednesday, Jan. 13 11:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. Unmanned Maritime Systems Presenter: Capt. Pete Small, Unmanned Maritime Systems Program Manager (PMS 406)
The SNA Symposium will also feature two senior NAVSEA/PEO panels next week:
Thursday, Jan. 14 2:45 - 4 p.m. NAVSEA Maintenance Panel Moderator: Vice Adm. William Galinis, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command Panel: Rear Adm. Eric Ver Hage, Navy Regional Maintenance Center and Director, Surface Ship Maintenance and Modernization (SEA 21) Ms. Stephanie Douglas, Executive Director, SEA 04 Rear Adm. Nathan A. Moore, Assistant Commandant for Engineering & Logistics, US Coast Guard.
Friday, Jan. 15 1:30 - 2:45 p.m. NAVSEA PEO Panel Moderator: Vice Adm. William Galinis, Commander, Naval Sea Systems Command Panel: Mr. Tom Rivers, Executive Director, Amphibious, Auxiliary and Sealift, PEO Ships Rear Adm. Casey Moton, USN, PEO, Unmanned and Small Combatants Rear Adm. Seiko Okano, USN, PEO for Integrated Warfare Systems Rear Adm. Mike J. Johnston, Assistant Commandant for Acquisition & Chief Acquisition Officer