Mainstage

ARMY9/9

MARINES9/16

NAVY9/23

SPACE FORCE9/27

AIR FORCE9/28

All times EDT and subject to change

10:00am

Thursday September 9

Editorial

Opening Remarks

Welcome to State of the Army

Kevin Baron

Executive Editor

Defense One

10:05am

Thursday September 9

Watch Now
Editorial

Gen. James C. McConville Chief of Staff U.S. Army - Exclusive Interview

U.S. Army leaders are rethinking the future of their force as the new Biden administration reviews and reorients policy, budget, tech, and personnel priorities. Join us for a keynote conversation on topics including deterring Russia and China, training and supporting U.S. allies and partners, modernizing and networking weapons from land to space, and evolving the soldier experience in areas from military justice to racial equity.

Photo and Video Policy:
- Any outlet may use up to :45 continuous seconds of footage and now more than 1:30 minutes in total. To request additional content, please contact Liz Stein, lstein@govexec.com.
- You may not live stream the entire program without prior written consent.
- Any image or footage must be accompanied by a chyron that reads - Photo courtesy of Defense One or Footage courtesy of Defense One.

Not Allowed:
- Video and/or audio recording any online event content is prohibited.
- Live-streaming online event content is prohibited.
- Displaying Online Event content in group settings (i.e., with multiple viewers of the public who are not also registered) is prohibited without GovExec or Defense One's advanced approval, which may require an additional license.
- Copying, republishing, downloading, transmitting, modifying, renting, leasing, loaning, selling, assigning, distributing, recording, licensing, sublicensing, reverse engineering, or creating any derivative works based on any Online Event content is prohibited.

General James C. McConville

Chief of Staff

U.S. Army

Kevin Baron

Executive Editor

Defense One

10:35am

Thursday September 9

Watch Now
Sponsored

Delivering A Modern Army

A Session Presented by our Elite Underwriter, ServiceNow | ServiceNow delivers capabilities through its cloud-based platform which accelerate innovation across the Army. The NOW platform offers a platform of action that delivers enhanced data visibility, improves inefficient, manual, or otherwise outdated workflows, and allows the Army to meet the challenges of the modern world and keep its competitive edge when it comes to delivering 21st century readiness. With ServiceNow’s support, the Army can improve how it plans, sources, and delivers mission information, materials, personnel, and systems to meet the Army’s strategy for readiness, modernization, and reform.

Dan Kunze Headshot

Dan Kunze

Mission Account Manager, Army

ServiceNow

James Hanson Headshot

James Hanson

Group Publisher, Federal and Technology Markets

GovExec

10:50am

Thursday September 9

Watch Now
Editorial

How to Build a Better Army (and Its Weapons)

During this panel, Defense One will bring experts together to discuss what the Army is developing, building, and buying as it seeks to network everything from the space race to special operations — and how American companies and labs are getting involved.

Photo and Video Policy:
- Any outlet may use up to :45 continuous seconds of footage and now more than 1:30 minutes in total. To request additional content, please contact Liz Stein, lstein@govexec.com.
- You may not live stream the entire program without prior written consent.
- Any image or footage must be accompanied by a chyron that reads - Photo courtesy of Defense One or Footage courtesy of Defense One.

Not Allowed:
- Video and/or audio recording any online event content is prohibited.
- Live-streaming online event content is prohibited.
- Displaying Online Event content in group settings (i.e., with multiple viewers of the public who are not also registered) is prohibited without GovExec or Defense One's advanced approval, which may require an additional license.
- Copying, republishing, downloading, transmitting, modifying, renting, leasing, loaning, selling, assigning, distributing, recording, licensing, sublicensing, reverse engineering, or creating any derivative works based on any Online Event content is prohibited.

Dr. Barton Halpern Headshot

Dr. Barton Halpern

Director of Army Research Office

U.S. Army Research Laboratory

Donald Coulter Headshot

Donald L. Coulter (DC)

Senior Science & Technology Advisor, Army Network Cross-Functional Team

Army Futures Command

Patrick Tucker

Technology Editor

Defense One

11:30am

Thursday September 9

Watch Now
Sponsored

The Evolution of Light Tactical Vehicles in the US Military

A Session Presented by our Elite Underwriter, Oshkosh Defense | The evolution of light tactical vehicles in the US Military and how the changing battlefield environment influenced the development of the Joint Light Tactical Vehicle

John Bryant Headshot

John Bryant

President

Oshkosh Defense

Daniela Fayer

Publisher

Defense One

11:45am

Thursday September 9

Watch Now
Editorial

What Kind of Army Do We Need?

Does the U.S. really need to be able to fight a land war in Asia, or just to deter one? Defense One will speak to guests about the choices lawmakers, policymakers, and Army officers are debating today that will shape its near future.

Photo and Video Policy:
- Any outlet may use up to :45 continuous seconds of footage and now more than 1:30 minutes in total. To request additional content, please contact Liz Stein, lstein@govexec.com.
- You may not live stream the entire program without prior written consent.
- Any image or footage must be accompanied by a chyron that reads - Photo courtesy of Defense One or Footage courtesy of Defense One.

Not Allowed:
- Video and/or audio recording any online event content is prohibited.
- Live-streaming online event content is prohibited.
- Displaying Online Event content in group settings (i.e., with multiple viewers of the public who are not also registered) is prohibited without GovExec or Defense One's advanced approval, which may require an additional license.
- Copying, republishing, downloading, transmitting, modifying, renting, leasing, loaning, selling, assigning, distributing, recording, licensing, sublicensing, reverse engineering, or creating any derivative works based on any Online Event content is prohibited.

Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley Headshot

Robert Ashley, Jr.

CEO

Ashley Global Leadership and Strategy/ (Ret) Lt. Gen., U.S. Army

Mackenzie Eaglen Headshot

Mackenzie Eaglen

Resident Fellow

American Enterprise Institute

Caitlin Kenney Headshot

Caitlin Kenney

Reporter

Defense One

Brigadier General Brett Funck

Brigadier General Brett Funck

Director, Talent Management Task Force

U.S. Army

12:30pm

Thursday September 9

Editorial

Closing Remarks

Thank you for attending State of the Army, we will see you next week!

Caitlin Kenney Headshot

Caitlin Kenney

Reporter

Defense One