AUGUST 22-24, 2023 | HONOLULU, HI

Key Speakers

Kawakahi Amina

Logistics Innovation Lead, J46X, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command (INDOPACOM)

Earl Armstrong

Naval Operational Energy Office, Tech Advisor, U.S. Navy

Mark Bagwell

Senior Project Engineer, DEVCOM Ground Vehicle Systems Center (GVSC), Fuel and Water Equipment Branch (FWEB), U.S. Army DEVCOM

The Honorable Meredith Berger

Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Energy, Installations, and Environment)/Chief Sustainability Officer, U.S. Navy

Katie Bornfleth

Associate Director, Marketing and Communications, TechConnect, ATI Division

Cayle Bradley

Associate Faculty Researcher for Climate, Naval Postgraduate School

Austin Brown

Contested Logistics S&T Lead, J8, United States Central Command (USCENTCOM)

James (Jim) Caley (Col., USMC, Ret.)

Director of Operational Energy, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Energy, U.S. Navy

Waylan Clark

Senior Engineer, Sandia National Laboratories

Marty Edwards

Vice President of Operational Technology Security, Tenable

Justin Fanelli (invited)

Chief Architect of Defense Medical Intelligence Data and the Technical Director, Naval Information Warfare Center

John Fassino

Deputy Director for the Operational Energy – Innovation Directorate, DASD(E&ER), U.S. Department of Defense

Joel Fox

SOF Systems Branch Chief, SOCOM

Doug French

Founding Member, Energy Portfolio, Defense Innovation Unit

Oliver Fritz

Director for Operational Energy, Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Environment and Energy Resilience and Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Energy, Installations, and Environment

BG Gavin Gardner

Director for Logistics, Engineering and Security Cooperation, J-4, United States Indo-Pacific Command

Eric Giesberg

Naval Architect, Naval Surface Warfare Center, U.S. Navy

Andrew Ginter

VP Industrial Security, Waterfall Security Solutions

Bernice Glenn Kissinger

Executive Vice President, Pacific Impact Zone

Mark Glick

Chief Energy Officer, Hawai'i State Energy Office, State of Hawai'i

Steve Glover

Manager of Electrical Sciences and Experiments, Sandia National Laboratories

Stephen Gorin

Manager, Strategic Partnerships, National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL)

Eric Griesenbrock

Principal Engineer, Air Force Research Laboratory, Future Force Energy and Power Office

Roberto Guerrero

Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Operational Energy, Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Air Force-IE&E, US Air Force

Mark Hadley

Chief Cybersecurity Researcher, Secure Architectures, National Security Division, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Daryl Haegley

Technical Director, Control Systems Cyber Resiliency, U.S. Air & Space Force

Jessica Hiraoka

Engineer, Naval Information Warfare Center Pacific

David Judi

Director of the Earth Systems Science Division (ESSD), Energy and Environment Directorate (EED), Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Matthew Keyser

Electrochemical Energy Storage Group Manager, NREL

Tabitha Kinchen

Portfolio Analyst, Energy Portfolio, Defense Innovation Unit

ML Mackey

CEO and Co-Founder, Beacon Interactive Systems

Cindy Matsuki

SBIR Manager, Innovate Hawaii

Michael Mazzocco

President & CEO, Alytic

Emma Mooney

Outreach and Project Manager, TechConnect, ATI Division

Chris Murphy

Science Advisor, U.S. Pacific Fleet (PACFLT)

Franz Ravelo


Jennifer Rocha

Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, TechConnect, ATI Division

Ross Roley

Energy Innovation, Battelle in Support of U.S. Indo Pacific Command (USINDOPACOM)

Leon Roose

Specialist Chief Technologist, GridSTART, Hawai'i Natural Energy Institute (HNEI)

Major General Joshua Rudd

Chief of Staff, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command

Michael Schwietzer (invited)

Senior Business and Technology Strategist / Advisor to the Technical Director, Falconwood, Inc. / Navy

Brian Shipley

SBIR/STTR Commercialization Program Manager, U.S. Navy

Juan Vitali

Chief, Nuclear Power Branch, Office of Chief of Engineers, HQ Department of Army

Mike von Fahnestock

Senior Program Manager, U.S. Indo-Pacific Command

Jeff Waksman

Program Manager, Strategic Capabilities Office

Tim Watkins

Business Development Manager, Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc.

Ross Wilhelm

Unmanned Maritime Systems, Science and Technology Lead, U.S. Navy

Ben York

Applications Manager, Integrated Grid and Energy Systems, Electric Power Research Institute