CONFERENCE DAY THREE

8:15 AM - 8:45 AM REGISTRATION & COFFEE

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS

9:00 AM - 9:40 AM TRAINING & EDUCATING THE WORLD’S FINEST AIRMEN TO DELIVER AIRPOWER FOR THE USAF

• Training of more than 30,000 U.S. and allied students annually in numerous specialties ranging from aircrews, remotely piloted aircraft crews, air battle managers,
weapons directors, Air Force Academy Airmanship programs, and survival, escape, resistance, and evasion specialists
• Executing operational-level command and control of all formal aircrew flying training missions within Air Education and Training Command
• Providing Airmen with a 5th generation, cross-domain warrior mind-set to the Combat Air Forces, Mobility Air Forces, and Special Operations Air Forces to sustain the combat capability of the United States Air Force

10:20 AM - 11:00 AM ACQUISITION OF NEW TRAINING PLATFORMS TO LAY THE FOUNDATION FOR ENHANCED AIRCRAFT TRAINING

• Identifying challenges associated with replacing TS-11 Iskra training package
• Assessing the cost-effectiveness of acquisition of sophisticated trainers, capable of accurately imitating characteristics of combat aircraft
• Modifications in the flight training syllabus following M-346 trainer acquisition

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM MORNING COFFEE & NETWORKING

11:30 AM - 12:10 PM OUTLINING THE CURRENT AND FUTURE SIMULATION & SYNTHETIC TRAINING CHALLENGES FOR 5TH GENERATION FIGHTERS

• With the cost of 5th generation flight time the most expensive ever, is there a drive for increased simulation exposure?
• Are existing simulation capabilities providing a the required level of fidelity for 5th Generation Aircraft
• Enhancing physiological readiness through effective G-force training to align to the physical demands of 5th Generation operations

12:10 PM - 12:50 PM THE FUTURE TRAINING MODEL FOR THE REPUBLIC OF KOREA AIR FORCE

• Developing a new training model to support readiness for the future operating environment
• Current challenges for ROKAF in training its combat aircrews
• Establishing a balance between live and virtual training

12:50 PM - 1:30 PM INDUSTRY LEADERS PANEL DISCUSSION: CULTIVATING A CULTURE OF INNOVATION AND RAPID INTEGRATION TO BETTER SUIT THE NEEDS OF OUR ARMED FORCES

• How can military and industry better collaborate to streamline acquisition processes to deliver required capability to our Armed Forces quicker?
• In order to help train tomorrow’s Airmen better, how can industry collaborate with SMEs to bring superior ideas and innovations into the acquisition framework?
• How should current practices adapt to suit more agile acquisitions and adapt to the rapid rate of technological innovation in the future?
• What are the most significant technical innovations underway in your organisation?

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM NETWORKING LUNCH



2:30 PM - 3:00 PM PANEL DISCUSSION: ENSURING F-35 TRAINING PROGRAMMES ENSURE MISSION READINESS FOR PILOTS

• Providing a training assessment feedback loop to determine the current gaps in F-35 training?
• What evolutions need to be made in simulation to provide an accurate operational level of fidelity?
• With the F-35’s increased air battle management role. How does training need to be shifted to training pilots effectively for this role?
• Is the current training process working? Where are adjustments needed?

3:10 PM - 3:50 PM MODERNISING THE PAKISTAN AIR FORCE AND IT’S FLIGHT TRAINIING CAPABILITY

• Overview of current training syllabus, capacity and priorities
• The role of synthetic training technology in the PAF
• Increasing flight hour capacity of the PAF to enable operational readiness of Pakistan’s future military pilots

3:50 PM - 4:30 PM MODERNISATION OF SWISS AIR FORCE CAPABILITY AND PILOT TRAINING CONSIDERATIONS

• How is the Swiss pilot training syllabus adapting and preparing it’s aircrew for the future operating environment
• Executing an effective training program that graduates pilots on time with sufficient numbers of live flight hours
• Finding long-term replacements for the Air Force’s inventory of 54 F-5E Tigers and 30 Boeing F/A-18 Hornets

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM AFTERNOON TEA & NETWORKING

5:10 PM - 5:40 PM PANEL DISCUSSION: WILL GAMING TECHNOLOGY TO TRANSFORM THE FUTURE OF MILItARY PILOT TRAINING?

adaptive training environments allow air forces to lower attrition rates and help with selection criteria? What are the inhibitors to adopting this technology
now? If augmented reality is the future of pilot training, where is the balance with traditional training equipment?

5:50 PM - 6:20 PM INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGY DEMO SESSION

This session will showcase a selection of the latest and most innovative gaming technology which can be used to train our aircrew.
“Transforming the future of military pilot training with gaming technology”

6:20 PM - 6:50 PM CHAIRMAN'S CLOSING REMARKS AND END OF DAY THREE