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  The NDTA Defense Travel & Government Transportation Meeting

AGENDA

 

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 AGENDA

 

Thursday, September 19, 2013

 

7:00am-1:00pm

Registration Desk Open

 

8:30am-9:30am

 

Office of the Secretary of Defense (OSD) Overview

Speaker: Don Stanton, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Transportation Policy

 

9:30am-10:30am

 

Natural Disaster Roundtable

Moderator LTG Kenneth R. Wykle, USA (Ret.), President, NDTA, with panelists:

  • COL Jerry Thomas, USA (Ret.), Chief, Transportation Management, Distribution Management Division, Logistics Management Directorate, Federal Management Agency (FEMA)
  • Keith Robertory, Manager, Disaster Technology Support, American Red Cross
  • John Abood, Team Leader / Contracting Officer, Transportation Division, Office of Acquisition and Assistance, US Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • David Kless, National Account Manager for International and Federal Agencies, Defense Logistics Agency (DLA)
  • LTC Bleu Hilburn, USA (Ret.), Director, Logistics and Government Services, Crowley Maritime

 

10:30am-10:50am

Break

 

10:50am-11:50am

 

Interagency Roundtable

Moderator Don Stanton, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Transportation Policy, with panelists:

  • Charles Olden, Branch Chief, Transportation Management, Transportation and Travel Management,
    Department of State
    (DOS)
  • Anthony Fisher, Transportation Division, Office of Acquisition and Assistance, US Agency for International Development (USAID)
  • Kidd J. Manville, Deputy for Policy, Strategy Directorate, Defense Security Cooperation Agency (DSCA)
  • Scott Kidd, Chief of Freight Management Branch, General Services AdministrationGeneral Services Administration (GSA)
  • Rick Boyle, Vice President, US Flag Transportation Services, Maersk Line Limited

 

11:50am-12:40pm

Lunch

 

 
Passenger Travel Track:
Household Goods Track:
Small Business Track:

12:40pm-1:40pm

DTMO Initiatives

Speaker LTC Harvey Johnson, USA (Ret.), Acting Director, Defense Travel Management Office (DTMO)

HHG Regionalization Program & Timeline

Speaker Lisa Roberts, Deputy, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Transportation Policy

A Small Business Roadmap for Business Development in the Federal Government

Speaker MG Fred Elam, USA (Ret.), Business Mentor, SCORE

1:40pm-2:40pm

DTMO Travel Programs Roundtable

Moderator Thom Puccio, Director, Global Segment Sales, Choice Hotels, with panelists:

  • Tracey Ramsey, Travel Tranformation Integrator, DTMO
  • Andrea Carlock, Chief, Pgm Management Branch, DTMO
  • Judy Silcox, CTC, CCTE, Key Account Director - Gov't, IHG
  • Mike Washkevich, Dir., Gov’t Sales, Avis Budget Group
  • Jerry Bristow, Dir, GSA
  • Joan Meagher, VP, Acct. Mgmt, Omega World Travel

 

HHGs Roundtable

Moderator Tim Helenthal, President & COO, National Van Lines, Inc., with panelists:

  • COL Dale Wronko, USA, Commander, Joint Personal Property Shipping Office Mid Atlantic
  • Gene Thomas, Headquarters, Department of the Army
  • John D. Morrissett, President, Interstate Van Lines
  • Bob McCabe, Vice President, UniGroup, Inc.

DOD Programs for Small Businesses, How to Get on the GSA Schedule, &  DLA Small Business Opportunities

Moderator LTG Kenneth R. Wykle, USA (Ret.), President, NDTA, with panelists:

  • Scott Kidd, Chief of Freight Mgmt. Branch, GSA
  • Linda Oliver, Deputy Dir., Policy & Procurement, Office of Small Business Programs, DOD
  • Amy Sajda, Director of Small Business Programs, DLA
  • Jerry Thomas, Independent Consultant

2:40pm-3:00pm

Break

 

3:00pm-4:00pm

DTMO Travel Programs Roundtable continued...

Efficiencies & Industry Best Practices

Moderator Lt Col Keith Tounget, USAF (Ret.), Director, Government Solutions, The Pasha Group, with panelists:

  • Chief of Quality Control, JPPSO
  • Chief of Outbound/Inbound, JPPSO
  • Kevin Myers, Director, Military
    Services, Wheaton Worldwide Moving
  • Peggy Wilken, Vice President, Gov't Traffic & Claims, Stevens Worldwide Van Lines

Small Business Roundtable

Moderator LTG Kenneth R. Wykle, USA (Ret.), President, NDTA, with panelists:

  • Tom Lindenmeyer, VP & Market Director, SAIC/Leidos
  • COL Gene Losa, USA (Ret.)
  • Dr. Robert Hooper, Jr., VP, Atlantic Logistics, Inc.
  • BG Barbara Doornink, USA (Ret.)
    Senior VP, Operations Manager, SAIC/Leidos
  • Ruth Christopherson, President, StratLynx, Inc.

 

Agenda subject to change.

For questions concerning the professional program, please contact Mark Victorson at mark@ndtahq.com or on 703-751-5011.