Presentations

The Legal Status of Unmanned Maritime Systems – and why we (should) care

The Legal Status of Unmanned Maritime Systems – and why we (should) care

Andrew J. Norris, Captain, U.S. Coast Guard Naval War College, discusses military use of unmanned maritime systems (PB13 and beyond), non-military use, the issues surrounding UMSs, immunities, important maritime functions, international maritime regimes. Also touching on no universally accepted definition of vessel or ship, means of propulsion, degree of autonomic, and more.

Naval Oceanography’s Unmanned Systems Strategy

Naval Oceanography’s Unmanned Systems Strategy

Tim Gallaudet, Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command, speaks about optimizing employment of Navy platforms to fight and win at sea, the Naval oceanography’s experience, three goals for the unmanned systems strategy, and the future of Naval Meteorology and Oceanography.
Charting Ways Forward in Maritime Security | 3rd Unmanned Maritime Systems

Charting Ways Forward in Maritime Security | 3rd Unmanned Maritime Systems

David Burton, Commodore UKN (Rtd.) and Director of Strategy at NATO’s Centre for Maritime Research and Experimentation, speaks about three themes; The Alliance Maritime Strategy, NATO’s Centre for Maritime Research and Experimentation, and Maritime Autonomy – Maturity.

UAS Applications for Hurricane Science

UAS Applications for Hurricane Science

Take a moment to read what Scott Braun of NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center has to say about the future of unmanned systems in long-duration and inclement environments. 

The Art of Autonomy: An Autonomy Strategy and Roadmap

The Art of Autonomy: An Autonomy Strategy and Roadmap

Find out What is Autonomy, Why do we need Autonomy, and Applications for Autonomy in this comprehensive presentation by Mr. . Stephen Olson, Unmanned Systems Autonomy Lead, U.S Navy. Great resource for anyone looking to learn more about Unmanned Maritime Systems, Reducing Cost via Manned and Unmanned System Teaming and Leveraging Technology for Military Applications.
Current And Future Program Priorities Of USW Weapons, Vehicles And Defensive Systems Department

Current And Future Program Priorities Of USW Weapons, Vehicles And Defensive Systems Department

Take advantage of the comprehensive overview of AUV program priorities and learn more about the Knifefish, Large Displacement Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (LDUUV), AFPUUV (Adaptive Force Package Unmanned Underwater Vehicle) - RAZOR, Lightweight (12.75”) UUV System & Payload Integration and more!
Current And Future Program Priorities of USW Weapons, Vehicles And Defensive Systems Department

Current And Future Program Priorities of USW Weapons, Vehicles And Defensive Systems Department

Take advantage of the comprehensive overview of AUV program priorities and learn more about the Knifefish, Large Displacement Unmanned Undersea Vehicles (LDUUV), AFPUUV (Adaptive Force Package Unmanned Underwater Vehicle) - RAZOR, Lightweight (12.75”) UUV System & Payload Integration and more!
Cross Domain Autonomous ASW Detect to Engage

Cross Domain Autonomous ASW Detect to Engage

Demonstrating 3rd Offset Capabilities Presentation by Drew Sweetak, Program Manager, Advanced Concepts & Technologies Northrop Grumman
The Future of Unmanned Maritime Systems Across the Department of the Navy

The Future of Unmanned Maritime Systems Across the Department of the Navy

Overview of Unmanned Maritime Systems for Anti-Submarine Warfare (ASW) Applications. Hilights include Priorities for Newly Establish DASn UxS Office, Future Role of UMS and Unmanned Systems Strategic Landscape. Presentation by Frank Kelley, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy for Unmanned Systems, US Navy
Unmanned Systems for Maritime Mapping Applications in NOAA

Unmanned Systems for Maritime Mapping Applications in NOAA

Presentaion by Rear Admiral Shepard Smith, Director Office of Coast Survey, National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration. Offers a practical view of unmanned applications for NOAA with impacts on operations, logistics and risk.
NATO Centre for Maritime Research & Experimentation UMS Priorities

NATO Centre for Maritime Research & Experimentation UMS Priorities

Learn how to identify the necessary challenges and potential inhibitors that could occur from UMS implementation, explore research and technology that will help again terrorism and secure networks and hear about the latest installments from the NATO Research Vessel Alliance and the Costal Research Vessel Leonardo. Presentation by Commodore David Burton, Director of Strategy, CMRE
Unmanned Systems for Oceanographic Applications and Hydrographic Requirements

Unmanned Systems for Oceanographic Applications and Hydrographic Requirements

With current spending for underwater systems surpassing $300 million, the current requirements for production is a necessary discussion. Take a look to learn more about, Requirements for Increased Autonomy, Current Capability Gaps and Upgrading Existing Systems. Presentation created by Dr. William Burnett, Deputy Commander, Naval Meteorology and Oceanography Command
US Naval Warship Engineering Priorities

US Naval Warship Engineering Priorities

Dr. Edward S. Ammeen, Director for Marine Engineering, Naval Sea Systems Command US Navy, presents on preparing for naval expansion and the US Naval Warship Engineering Priorities. 

GE Marine Gas Turbine Propulsion for Frigates

GE Marine Gas Turbine Propulsion for Frigates

George Awiszus, Director of Military Marine Marketing, at General Electric presents on Marine Gas Turbine Propulsion for Frigates. 

Impacts on the U.S. Navy’s Ship Capability Strategy

Impacts on the U.S. Navy’s Ship Capability Strategy

Gloria L. Valdez, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Ships), Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy Research, presents on the impacts of the U.S. Navy's ship capability strategy. 

DARPA’s Activities in Relation to UUV, USV and Mission Systems

DARPA’s Activities in Relation to UUV, USV and Mission Systems

Dr. Jim Galambos, Program Manager, Strategic Technology Office, DARPA, presents on activities relating to UUV, USV and Mission Systems. 

Past Presentation Packet

Past Presentation Packet

In preparation for the 2018 Unmanned Maritime Systems Summit, we wanted to exclusively share these past presentations with you. Below you will find expert content on: 

  • US Naval Warship Engineering Priorities: Dr. Edward S. Ammeen, Ph.D Director for Marine Engineering, Naval Sea Systems Command US Navy
  • GE Marine Gas Turbine Propulsion for Frigates: George Awiszus, Director of Military Marine Marketing, General Electric
  • Impacts On The U.S. Navy’s Ship Capability Strategy: Gloria L. Valdez, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Ships), Office of the Assistant Secretary of the Navy Research
  • DARPA’s Activities in Relation to UUV, USV and Mission Systems: Dr. Jim Galambos, Program Manager, Strategic Technology Office, DARPA
  • Methods to Modernize the Fleet Using Information Warfare Tools: Captain William Lintz, Commanding Officer – Center for Information Warfare Training, U.S. Navy