May 10 2018

Tysons Corner, VA USA

"Next-Generation Satcom Antennas... Now!"

AIC PROGRAM.

8:00​

Registration Opens

Breakfast                                                                                     Sponsored by 

9:00 ​

Welcome & Introduction

David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF

Caleb Henry, Staff Writer,  SpaceNews

Antenna Innovation: Stroke of Genius or Magical Thinking?
Next Generation Terminal Innovations Shark Tank

9:15​

  • Closing the Next-Gen Business Case...With An Antenna?

  • 2025: Will the Phased Array market Really Be Worth $710 million

  • Waveform & Function: Setting Performance Expectations

  • Why Multi-Beam Phased Array Antennas Aren't Flooding the Market (Yet)

  • Is Parabolic a Viable Alternative?

Co-Chairs: David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF & Caleb Henry, Staff Writer, SpaceNews

 

NSR Presentation:

Brad Grady, Senior Analyst, Northern Sky Research (NSR)

 

Speakers:

Tim Shroyer, Chief Technology Officer C2ISR, General Dynamics Mission Systems

Mark Steel, VP Product Development & Strategy, Inmarsat

Ralph Brooker, President, SatProf

Steve Richeson, VP Sales & Marketing, Mission Microwave Technologies, LLC

 

10:15

  • What Price is "Right"?

  • Volume, Cost, Margin and Other Nagging Details

  • I'd Like My First 100,000 Units Yesterday: Timelines Revisited

  • Excuse Me, Is That Your Side Lobe?

  • Final Check: The Manufacturers' To-Do List

Co-Chairs: David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF & Catherine Melquist, President, MSUA

 

Speakers:

David Helfgott, CEO, Phasor

Paul Scardino, SVP, Sales Operations/Engineering & Marketing, Globecomm

Greg Quiggle, Vice President of Emerging Products, iDirect

Michael Abad-Santos, SVP, Americas, LeoSat

Richard Hadsall, VP Global Network Operations, Kymeta

11:15

Refreshment & Networking Break                                         Sponsored by

​11:30

  • Baby, You Can Drive My Connected Car - What Toyota Wants

  • Who Can Deliver 1 Million IoT Antennas?

  • Broadband on Trains: Light at the End of the Tunnel?

  • Multi-Beam & The Truth About LEOs, MEOs and GEOs

  • How Much Interference Is Too Much?

 

Co-Chairs: David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF & Tom Stroup, President, SIA

 

Speakers:

Leslie Klein, President & CEO, C-Com

Jose Torres, Sales Director, Integrasys

Gil Shacham, VP, Marketing & Product, SatixFy

Mark Steel, VP Product Development & Strategy, Inmarsat

Land-Based Antenna Shark Tank

12:45

Lunch                                                                                  Sponsored by 

2:00​

  • Less Is More: Innovating to Cut Size & Weight (and Cost?)

  • Rx/Tx Antennas at Ka, Q, V and Beyond

  • Airborne HTS and the Quest for Broader Broadband

  • Quantifying the Aeronautiucal Antenna Value Proposition

  • Bending Metal...and SMC...and Circuit Boards

Co-Chairs: David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF & Richard Parker, President, WSBR

 

Speakers:

Bill Milroy, Chairman and CTO, ThinKom

Ric Vandermeulen, Vice President, Chief Technology Officer, Government Systems, Viasat

Peter Moosbrugger, Chief Technologist, Ball Aerospace

Matthew Jones, Director, Space, C4ISR & Advanced Technology, Boeing

Mark Richman, Director, Aeronautical  Product Management, Intelsat

Aeronautical Antenna Shark Tank

3:15 

Refreshments & Networking Break                                            Sponsored by

3:45​

  • Class by Class: What the ESV Antenna Market Wants and...

  • What the ESV Antenna Market Will Get

  • The Good, the Bad and the Radome

  • What's Your Mean TIme Between Failure?

  • Do You C-Band?

Co-Chairs: David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF & Robert Bell, Executive Director, SSPI & WTA

 

Speakers:

Hank Zbierski, Chief Catalyst, IsoTropic Networks

Keith Johnson, COO & EVP of Energy Division, Speedcast

Stephen Conley, Maritime Market Segment Lead, SES

Shane Rossbacher, Director, Maritime Product Management, Intelsat

Maritime Antenna Shark Tank

5:00

Closing Remarks

David Hartshorn, Secretary General, GVF

5:05

Reception                                                                                     Sponsored by

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