Transportation Academy to Feature 70 Interactive Classes

Aug 11, 2023 | From HQ

NDTA and USTRANSCOM are gearing up for the 2023 Fall Meeting to be held October 31 – November 3 at the Rosen Shingle Creek Hotel, Orlando, FL. Transportation Academy will be a star attraction and classes will engage and educate government and industry leaders, including young professionals seeking career growth and networking opportunities. Hear from government, military, allies, and industry partners as they share their professional experiences, ideas, and solutions related to “Advancing U.S. Power Projection with Allies and Partners.”

Transportation Academy Attractions:

  • 70 interactive classes/seminars across eight 1-hour sessions (8-9 classes/seminars per session)
  • Speakers/instructors ranging from tactical experts to geopolitical strategic thinkers – there’s something for all professional levels and interests in each Academy session!
  • Learning, idea sharing, and professional networking through instruction, presentation & interactive audience dialogue
  • CEU credits available through McKendree University ($35 administrative fee required)
  • CET credits for DoD financial management personnel (no cost)

Check out this week’s Transportation Academy course highlight below.  For more information and latest updates, visit the NDTA website.

Transportation Academy Track Course Title Presenters
Military & Commercial Transportation & Logistics National Security Multi-Mission Vessels (NSMV) Program & Ship Construction Laila Linares & Robert Asselin, MARAD
Cybersecurity & IT Best Practices DoD Cyber Security No-Cost Tools & Services Donna Garcia
& Rick Audinet
(moderators from) 

plus Bailey Bickley, NSA; Gary Hopewell, CISA; Michael Weiskopff, DIB DCISE
SDDC Workshop Domestic Movements for Shippers and Transportation Service Providers Dave Walker & Eric Wiggins SDDC
Professional Development, Human Resources & Leadership Generative AI (ChatGPT) will Change the Way We Work – A Review of Corporate Research on Defense Readiness as it Relates to Human Capital Accenture Federal Services Instructor
General Mobility Enablers OSD Transportation Policy Update – A Discussion on Key Policy Issues Adam Yearwood
ODASD (logistics)
Military & Commercial Transportation & Logistics Commercial Airlift Augmentation – A Case Study-Based Discussion Dave Atkinson

Register here today and then… Reserve a guest room!

Preferred hotel rates for government and industry professionals are now available at the Rosen Shingle Creek Orlando Hotel and booking fast!  Located on Universal Boulevard, Rosen Shingle Creek is just 10 miles from Orlando International Airport with easy access to all Orlando has to offer.

NDTA and USTRANSCOM are looking forward to seeing you at Rosen Shingle Creek and sharing this great opportunity. For any questions, contact

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