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
1800 – 2100 IceBreaker Reception Regimental Room, Benning Club, FBGA
Tuesday, 15 September 2015
Under Construction - Subject to change
0800 – 0830 MG Miller: Opening Remarks Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0830 – 0920 CSA: GEN Milley: Guidance to the Force Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0920 – 0935 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0935 – 1025 GEN Perkins: Operationalizing the AOC Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1025 – 1040 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1040 – 1130 LTG Townsend: XVIII ABC Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1130 – 1220 LTG Brown: Human Dimension Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1225 – 1325 Infantry Branch Update & Lunch Fenty Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1330 – 1420 LTG Kadavy: ARNG Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1420 – 1445 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1445 – 1645 WG #1: Mission Command Interoperability W139 Room, MWH, 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 6500 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #7: Physical Dominance 6200 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #8: Small Arms Mastery 1020 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #9: Platform Mastery 1070 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
1445 – 1515 MWC #1: MG Rossi: FSCoE Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #4: LTC Bailey: Regionally Aligned Forces Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1515 – 1545 MWC #2: BG Thompson: Leader Development Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #5: COL Barr: Integrated Weapons Tng Strategy Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1545 – 1645 MWC #3: COL Hixon: HRC Branch Brief (OPMD) Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #6: COL Fivecoat: Ranger School of the Future Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1730 – 2030 Award Dinners Individual Selection
Wednesday, 16 September 2015
Under Construction - Subject to change
0800 – 0810 Administrative Remarks Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0810 – 0900 GEN Abrams: Fundamentals in FORSCOM Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0900 – 0915 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0915 – 1000 LTG Bednarek/MG Clarke: Operations in Iraq Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1000 – 1040 LTG Hodges: Regional Engagement Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1040 – 1055 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1055 – 1135 MG Rainey: Operations in AFG Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1135 – 1215 LTG Tucker: Creating Lethal Crews Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1215 – 1315 Armor Branch Update & Lunch Banquet Room, MWH, FBGA
1315 – 1405 LTG McMaster: Futures Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1405 – 1455 GEN Votel: USSOCOM Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1455 – 1515 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1515 – 1715 WG #1: Mission Command Interoperability W139 Room, MWH, 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 6500 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #7: Physical Dominance 6200 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #8: Small Arms Mastery 1020 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #9: Platform Mastery 1070 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
1515 – 1545 MWC #7 MG Savre: MSCoE Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #10: COL Brewster: Experimentation Update Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
1545 – 1615 MWC #9: MAJ Nunn: Living Doctrine Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #8: LTC Brown: Airborne Operations Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
1615 - 1645 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 Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0805 – 0815 LTG McFarland: III Corps Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0815 – 0905 MG Grigsby: 1st ID Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0905 – 0920 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
0920 – 1010 MG Gonsalves: 4th ID Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1010 – 1025 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1025 – 1115 MG James: I Corps/7th ID Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1115 – 1130 Break Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1130 – 1220 MG Martin: NTC Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1220 – 1320 Lunch Snack Bar/Local Area
1320 – 1410 GEN(R) Wallace: Enduring Leadership Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1410 – 1425 MG Miller: Closing Remarks Marshal Auditorium, MWH, FBGA
1430 – 1630 WG #1: Interoperability W139 Room, MWH, 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 6500 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #7: Physical Dominance 6200 Room, MWH, FBGA
  WG #8: Small Arms Mastery 1020 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
  WG #9: Platform Mastery 1070 Room, BLDG 70, FBGA
1430 - 1500 MWC #12: MG Lundy: AVCoE Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  MWC #13: BG Frost: Cyber Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1500 - 1530 MWC #14: MAJ Polak: ABCT Modernization Efforts Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
  COL Stone: IBCT Modernization Efforts Fenty Auditorium (E101), MWH, FBGA
1530 - 1600 MWC #16: COL Urquhart: SBCT Modernization Efforts Derby Auditorium (W101), MWH, FBGA
****Conference Ends****
1800 - 2030 Low Country Boil Benning Club, FBGA


ATZB-IM

26 June 2014

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. DDCS 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