The agenda for the 2015 Maneuver Conference is currently being developed and is subject to change.

“Future Maneuver – Building Soldiers, Leaders, and Formations that are Smart, Fast, Lethal, and Precise…”

Monday, 14 September 2015
Under Construction - Subject to change
1300 – 1600 WG #1: Interoperability 1020 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #2: JIM W105, MWH, FBGA
  WG #3: JCAM/WAS E106 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #4: Leader Development E108 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #5: Cognitive Dominance W109 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #6: Recce and Lethality 6200 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #7: Physical Dominance W139, MWH, FBGA
  WG #8: Small Arms Mastery 1060 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #9: Platform Mastery 6500 Room, MWH, FBGA
1800 – 2100 IceBreaker Reception Regimental Room, Benning Club, FBGA
Tuesday, 15 September 2015
Under Construction - Subject to change
0800 – 0830 MG Miller: Opening Remarks Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0830 – 0900 CSA: GEN Milley: Guidance to the Force Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0900 – 0950 GEN Perkins: Operationalizing the AOC Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0950 – 1005 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1005 – 1055 LTG Townsend: XVIII ABC Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1055 – 1110 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1110 – 1200 LTG Brown: Human Dimension Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1200 – 1300 Infantry Branch Update & Lunch Fenty Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1300 – 1350 LTG Kadavy: ARNG Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1350 – 1410 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1410 – 1440 MWC #1: MG Rossi: FCoE (with WG#1/3/6) Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #2: BG Thompson: Leader Development (WG#4/5/7) Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1410 - 1645 WG #2: JIM W105, MWH, FBGA
  WG #8: Small Arms Mastery 1060 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #9: Platform Mastery 6500 Room, MWH, FBGA
1445 - 1515 MWC #15: COL Stone: IBCT Modernization Efforts Fenty Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
1445 - 1545 MWC #3: COL Hixon: HRC Branch Brief (OPMD) Derby Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1445 - 1645 WG #1: Interoperability 1020 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #3: JCAM/WAS E106 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #4: Leader Development E108 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #5: Cognitive Dominance W109 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #6: Recce and Lethality 6200 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #7: Physical Dominance W139, MWH, FBGA
1730 – 2030 Award Dinners Individual Selection
Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Under Construction - Subject to change
0800 – 0810 Administrative Remarks Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0810 – 0900 GEN Abrams: Fundamentals in FORSCOM Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0900 – 0915 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0915 – 1000 LTG Bednarek/MG Clarke: Operations in Iraq Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1000 – 1040 LTG Hodges: Regional Engagement Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1040 – 1055 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1055 – 1135 MG Rainey: Operations in AFG Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1135 – 1215 LTG Tucker: Creating Lethal Crews Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1215 – 1315 Armor Branch Update & Lunch Banquet Room, MWH, FBGA
1315 – 1405 LTG McMaster: Futures Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1405 – 1455 GEN Votel: USSOCOM Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1455 – 1515 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1515 - 1545 MWC #7: MG Savre: MSCoE (with WG#3) Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
1515 - 1615 Senior Enlisted Forum Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1515 – 1715 WG #1: Interoperability 1020 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #2: JIM W105, MWH, FBGA
  WG #4: Leader Development E108 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #5: Cognitive Dominance W109, MWH, FBGA
  WG #6: Recce and Lethality 6200 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #7: Physical Dominance W139 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #8: Small Arms Mastery 1060 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #9: Platform Mastery 6500 Room, MWH, FBGA
1545 - 1615 MWC #10: COL Brewster: Experimentation Update Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
1550 - 1715 WG #3: JCAM/WAS E106, MWH, FBGA
1615 - 1645 MWC #14: MAJ Polak: ABCT Modernization Efforts Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1615 - 1715 MWC #11: HRC: HRC Branch Brief (EPMD) Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
Thursday, 17 September 2015
Under Construction - Subject to change
0800 – 0805 Administrative Remarks Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0805 – 0815 LTG McFarland: III Corps Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0815 – 0845 MG Grigsby: 1st ID Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0845 – 0915 MG Gonsalves: 4th ID Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0915 – 0930 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0930 – 1020 MG James: I Corps/7th ID Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1020 – 1110 MG Martin: NTC Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1110 – 1125 Break Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1125 – 1215 GEN(R) Wallace: Enduring Leadership Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1215 – 1230 MG Miller: Closing Remarks Marshall Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1230 – 1330 Lunch Snack Bar/Local Area
1330 – 1400 MWC #12: MG Lundy: AVCoE (WG#3/6) Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #6: COL Fivecoat: Ranger School of the Future Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1330 – 1630 WG #1: Interoperability 1020 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #2: JIM W105, MWH, FBGA
  WG #4: Leader Development E108 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #5: Cognitive Dominance W109 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #7: Physical Dominance W139 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #8: Small Arms Mastery 1060 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #9: Platform Mastery 6500 Room, MWH, FBGA
1400 – 1430 MWC #8: LTC Brown: Airborne Operations Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #16: COL Urquhart: SBCT Modernization Efforts Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1410 - 1630 WG #3: JCAM/WAS E106 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #6: Recce and Lethality 6200 Room, MWH, FBGA
****Conference Ends****
1800 - 2030 Low Country Boil Benning Club, FBGA


ATZB-IM

26 June 2015

MEMORANDUM of INSTRUCTION

SUBJECT: Maneuver War Fighter Conference Attendance Procedures

  1. Purpose. To outline to effective operation procedures for the 2015 Maneuver War Fighter Conference “virtual” attendees enabling maximum participation and user satisfaction using Defense Collaboration Services (DCS) , 15 – 17 September 2015 at the McGinnis-Wickam Hall, Fort Benning, Georgia.
  2. All seminar virtual attendees must adhere to the procedures outlined in this memorandum to facilitate the effective collaborative transfer of information presented in unclassified mediums for the duration of the Maneuver War Fighter Conference.
  3. Recommend ALL virtual attendees have an active account with Defense Collaboration Services in order to view seminar briefings in real-time.
  4. 4. Maneuver Conference DCS Operating Procedures:
    1. Users should logon with DCS account credentials or as a “Guest” (Please provide RANK and NAME) and users will be approved entrance into the room by an administrator
    2. Copy and Paste link in New Tab https://conference.apps.mil/webconf/ManeuverWarFighterConference
    3. Press Blue Join button on the DSC My Home Page to join the web conference: Maneuver War Fighter Conference
    4. Press Allow green check button to bypass Adobe Flash Player Settings.
    5. Video and microphone function inside the DSC room will be disabled by the room administrator. All user interfaces will be limited to chat function. Chat comments MUST be limited to questions regarding seminar subject material or to report technical difficulty. The sheer number of virtual attendees will not allow for personal chat between users while monitoring the seminar presentations.
    6. f. Question are welcomed and encouraged during scheduled seminar topics of discussion. Queries through the chat function must include the user’s NAME, RANK, UNIT, LOCATION and email address to ensure effective answers and provide.
  5. DCS Brief Schedule will be hosted from 0800 – 1630 (Eastern Standard Time)
  6. POCs for this memorandum are Ms. Rhonda G. Cole, Rhonda.g.cole2.civ@mail.mil, 706.580.2139 or Mr. Rich Ito, Richard.i.ito.civ@mail.mil, 706.545.5936


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Registrations

When registering for the Conference, under the Activities tab please select the social events you would like to attend. Also please select the Work Groups you would like to attend.

For information related to the Maneuver Warfighter Conference.
Hours of Operations M-F 0800-1700 EST

Directions from Atlanta

  • Take I-85 South from Atlanta, Georgia
  • Take I-185 South to Columbus
  • McGinnis-Wickam Hall and Marshall Auditorium.
  • Enter Fort Benning on I-185 south, and continue straight until it becomes Dixie Road on Main Post.
  • Turn right onto Edwards Street, then left on Eckel Avenue.
  • McGinnis-Wickam Hall will be on your right, with parking on the east and west.
  • Marshall Auditorium is on the first floor at the center of the building, just beyond the main entrance facing Eckel Avenue.

For information related to VIP lodging contact Crystal Shuford or Theresa Oliver.

  • 706-545-4025/4022 | DSN 835-4025/4022

Briefings