Schedule 

2010 AUSA Annual Meeting and Exposition
A Professional Development Forum

“America’s Army: The Strength of the Nation”

October 25-27, 2010
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Washington, DC 

Following is the program structure for the Annual Meeting, all events and speakers are subject to change

 

MONDAY, 25 OCTOBER

0700 – 0900       Sergeant Major of the Army Conference
                              (SFCs and above only)

0730 – 0900       MG Robert F. Moorhead Guard/Reserve Breakfast

0900 – 1700       Exhibits Open: Halls A, B and C

0930 – 1115       Opening Ceremony
                              Keynote Speaker:
                              HON John M. McHugh
                              Secretary of the Army 
                       
1230 – 1430       Corporate Member Luncheon
                              Speaker
                             
GEN Raymond T. Odierno
                              Commander
                              United States Forces-Iraq
                              OPERATION IRAQI-FREEDOM, Iraq
            
                                   
1230 – 1430       ROTC Luncheon
                              Speaker
                              GEN Ann E. Dunwoody
                              Commanding General
                              United States Army Materiel Command
                                               
1230 – 1430       Sergeant Major of the Army Awards Luncheon
                              (CSMs, GOs, NCOs & Soldiers of the Year)
                              Speaker
                              GEN Peter W. Chiarelli
                              Vice Chief of Staff
                              United States Army         
             

1300 – 1700       AUSA Book Program 

1400 – 1600       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

1400 – 1600       ILW Contemporary Military Forum
                       
1400 – 1600       Retiree Seminar
                              PRESENTATIONS
                              Army Retirement Services
                              Reserve Component Support
                              TRICARE Retiree Dental Program                    

1400 – 1700       AUSA Military Family Forum I 
                              "America's Families-Our Leaders"

                              Speakers
                              HON John M. McHugh
                              Secretary of the Army

                              GEN George W. Casey, Jr.
                              Chief of Staff, United States Army

                              Mrs. Sheila Casey

                              LTG Rick Lynch
                              Commanding General
                              Installation Management Command
                                
                              LTG Jack C. Stultz, Jr.
                              Chief
                              Army Reserve/Commanding General
                              United States Army Reserve Command

                              MG Raymond W. Carpenter
                              Acting Director
                              Army National Guard

                              MG Reuben D. Jones
                              Commanding General
                              Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation Command

                              Daniel Nichols
                              Executive Director
                              Military to Medicine    

1500 – 1700       ARNG Breakout Session
                              CSM Richard Burch
                              Army National Guard
                    

1500 – 1700       OCAR Breakout Session
                              CSM Michael Schultz
                              United States Army Reserve
      

1730 – 1830       International Military VIP Reception

1830 – 2015       President’s Reception
                              Honoring:
                              The Secretary of the Army
                              The Chief of Staff of the Army
                              The Sergeant Major of the Army

TUESDAY, 26 OCTOBER  

0700 – 0900       Sergeant Major of the Army Conference
                              (SSGs and below only)

0800 – 0900       International Military VIP and Industry Networking Breakfast

0800 – 1100       Chapter Presidents and Delegates Workshop

0800 – 1100       ILW Contemporary Military Forum                         

0800 – 1100       ILW Contemporary Military Forum                      

0830 – 0915       Congressional Staffers Breakfast
                              Speaker
                              HON John M. McHugh
                             
Secretary of the Army
                       

0830 – 1100       AUSA Military Family Forum II  
                              "America's Families-Our Children"

                              Speakers
                              HON Thomas Lamont
                              Assistant Secretary of the Army Manpower and Reserve Affairs

                              Richard Lerner, Ph.D.
                              Director of the Institute for Applied Research in Youth Development
                              Tufts University

                              Amy Richardson, M.D.
                              Policy Researcher
                              Rand Corporation

                              Angela J. Huebner, Ph.D.
                              Human Development Marriage and Family Therapy
                              Virginia Polytechnic University

                              Shelley MacDonald-Wadsworth, Ph.D.
                              Director
                              Military Family Research Institute
                              Purdue University

                              Shirley Young
                              Deputy Director
                              Child, Youth and School Services
                              Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation Command

                              Kathleen Marin
                              Director Installation Services
                              Office of the Assitant Chief of Staff for Installation Management                     

0900 – 1030       Warrant Officer Professional Development Seminar
                              Speaker
                              CW5 Gary Nisker
                              Command Chief Warrant Office
                              Army National Guard
                              Warrant Officers Association
                              National President

0900 – 1130       NCO Professional Development Forum
                              "Promoting Resiliency Through Comprehensive Soldier Fitness"
 
                               
                             
Speaker
                              CSM David M. Bruner
                              United States Army Training and Doctrine Command

0900 – 1700       Exhibits Open: Halls A, B and C

1000 – 1130       Chief, Army Reserve Seminar
                              Speaker
                              LTG Jack C. Stultz, Jr.
                              Chief
                              Army Reserve/Commanding General
                              United States Army Reserve Command

1130 – 1215       Dwight David Eisenhower Reception

1230 – 1430       Dwight David Eisenhower Luncheon
                              Speaker
                              GEN George W. Casey, Jr.
                              Chief of Staff
                              United States Army

1430 – 1530       Director, Army National Guard Seminar
                              Speaker
                              MG Raymond W. Carpenter
                              Acting Director
                              Army National Guard

1430 – 1630       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

1430 – 1630       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

1430 – 1630       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

WEDNESDAY, 27 OCTOBER 

0700 – 0930       AUSA Region Breakfast Meetings

0800 – 1000       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

0800 – 1000       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

0900 – 1100       Pre-Retirement/Survivor Benefit Plan Briefing

0900 – 1100       ILW Paper Presentations

0900 – 1700       Exhibits Open: Halls A, B and C

0930 – 1130       Department of the Army Civilian Professional Development Seminar               

0930 – 1200       Outstanding Soldiers Tour of Arlington National
                              Cemetery and Washington, D.C.

0930 – 1200       AUSA Military Family Forum III
                              Army Families-Caring for Ourselves

                              Speakers
                              LTG Eric B. Schoomaker
                              United States Army Medical Command/The Surgeon General

                              Chaplain (MG) Douglas L. Carver
                              Chief of Chaplains

                              Scott Stanley, Ph.D.
                              Denver University

                              Noel Mendor
                              Executive Director
                              Stronger Families

                              Hal Runkel
                              President
                              The ScreamFree Institute
                

1130 – 1330       Sustaining Member Reception and Luncheon
                       
                              Speaker
                              ADM Michael G. Mullen
                              United States Navy
                              Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff


1200 – 1400       Department of the Army Civilian Luncheon

                              Speaker
                              HON Joseph Westphal
                              Under Secretary of the Army

1300 – 1700       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

1330 – 1600       AUSA Military Family Forum IV
                              "Army Families-Caring for our Survivors"

                              Speakers
                              LTG Rick Lynch
                              Commanding General 
                              Installation Management Command

                              MG Reuben D. Jones
                              Commanding General
                              Family, Morale, Welfare and Recreation Command

                              COL Robert McLaughlin
                              Office of the Congressional Legislative Liaison

                              Joanne Steen
                              President
                              Grief Solution

                              Jill Harrington LaMorie
                              T.A.P.S.
               

1400 – 1530       ILW Contemporary Military Forum

1800 – 1930       George Catlett Marshall Memorial Reception
                              Exhibit Halls A, B and C

2000 – 2200       George Catlett Marshall Memorial Dinner
                       
                              GEORGE CATLETT MARSHALL MEDAL
                              Awarded to
                              The Honorable Pete M. Geren
                              Former Secretary of the Army