Symposium at WID San Diego.

WID Symposium 2018
Wednesday, 22 August 2018
Location and Time: BRICK at Liberty Station | 2863 Historic Decatur Road, San Diego, CA 92106 | 7:30am to 7:00pm PDT


Tickets on sale through 21 August here (

Come join WID San Diego for our 2018 Symposium. We will be featuring the following keynote speakers (schedule subject to change):
+ Ms. Jane Rathbun, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy, Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Information Operations, and Space (Confirmed)
+ Ms. Ruth Youngs Lew, Program Executive Officer, Program Executive Office Enterprise Information Systems (Confirmed)
+ Ms. Deanna Ryals, Chief Partnership Officer Lead, Space and Missiles System Center and Chief, International Programs Division (SMC/MCI) MILSATCOM Directorate (Confirmed)
+ RDML Ed Anderson, Deputy Commander, Fleet Readiness Directorate, Space and Naval Warfare Systems Command (Confirmed)

Lunch Speaker: Cindy Burnham, Leadership Consultant, Executive Presence & Speaking Coach, Author (Confirmed)


PMW Panel,

+ Ms. Claire Evans, Program Manager, PEO EIS PMW 240, Sea Warrior Program (Confirmed)
+ Mr. Travis Methvin, Program Manager, PEO EIS, Navy Commercial Cloud Services (Confirmed)
+ CAPT Kyle Turco, Program Manager, PEO C4I PMW 790, Shore and Expeditionary Integration Program Office (Confirmed)
+ Mr. Mark Kempf, Program Manager, PEO C4I PMW 120, Battlespace Awareness and Information Opertations Program Office (Confirmed)

Women’s Panel, Moderator: Ms. Tricia Ward, National President (former), Women In Defense
+ Ms. Madeline Becker, Booz Allen Hamilton (Confirmed)
+ CDR Sarah Michael, PEO SS, PMW 146 Principal APM (Confirmed)
+ Ms. Lily Aragon, Founder, President & CEO, Kros-Wise (Confirmed)
+ Ms. Karen Conti, Consultant (Confirmed)

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