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NEWS | Jan. 10, 2022

NAVSEA to present at Surface Navy Association

By NAVSEA Office of Corporate Communications

WASHINGTON – Key officials from Naval Sea Systems Command and affiliated program executive offices will participate in surface navy panels and provide program updates in NAVSEA’s exhibit booth during the 2022 Surface Navy Association annual symposium at the Hyatt Regency in Crystal City, Virginia, Jan. 11-13.

NAVSEA Commander, Vice Adm. Bill Galinis will host two panels: Maintaining the Current Force (Jan. 13, 10:10 a.m.) and Building the Future Force (Jan. 13, 2 p.m.)  NAVSEA Executive Director Ms. Giao Phan will serve as a panelist on the Navy Sustainment Panel (Jan. 12, 3 p.m.). See more details on these panels here:

NAVSEA’s will host program updates in booth #804 following the schedule below. As a COVID-19 precautionary measure, attendees will adhere to masking and social distancing requirements. RSVPs are not required. All briefs will be posted on the NAVSEA website at the end of each day: Speakers and briefing times are subject to change without notice.

Tuesday, Jan. 11

1130: Littoral Combat Ship
Capt. Andy Gold, (PMS 501) Program Manager

1200: LCS Mission Modules
Capt. Godfrey “Gus” Weekes, (PMS 420) Program Manager

1230: Constellation Class Frigate
Capt. Kevin Smith, (PMS 515) Program Manager

Wednesday, Jan. 12

1000: Advanced Damage Control System (ADCS)
John Buckley, Naval Surface Warfare Center Division, Philadelphia

1200: DDG 51 Program Update 
Capt. Seth Miller, program manager, DDG 51 Program Office

1230: LHA and LPD Update 
Capt. Cedric McNeal, program manager, Amphibious Warfare Program Office

1300: Ship to Shore Connector Update
Capt. Scot Searles, program manager, Amphibious Assault and Connectors Program Office

1330: DDG(X) Program Update 
Capt. David Hart, program manager, DDG(X) Program Office

1400: Unmanned Maritime Systems (PMS 406)
Capt. Pete Small, Program Manager

1430: Surface Ship Sustainment Update
Capt. Scott Larson, program manager, Surface Ship Readiness & Sustainment Program Office

1500: Surface Ship Modernization Update
Capt. Matt Tardy, program manager, Surface Ship Modernization Program Office

Thursday, Jan. 13

1000: Surface Electronic Warfare Improvement Program
Capt. Jason Hall and Capt. Jesse Mink, PEO IWS 2.0

1100: Rapid Delivery of Combat Systems Capability
Capt. Andy Biehn PEO IWS 1.0 and Capt. Brian Phillips, ICS Program Manager

1130: LCS Sustainment and Modernization Update
Capt. Khary Hembree-Bey, program manager, LCS Modernization and Sustainment Program Office