LVC-Training-Event-wThis year’s conference theme, “Trained and Mission Ready: Deter, Defend, Defeat” focuses on the need for readiness for any situation. The I/ITSEC Service Principals are pleased to sponsor the event, “Enabling Combat Readiness: Live, Virtual, Constructive (LVC) Training,” which will showcase senior training leaders across the U.S. Department of Defense. The current and future state of Live, Virtual, Constructive (LVC) training will be addressed, and examples of programs will be presented by each Service. The discussion will include the vision and challenges of using LVC training and the resulting benefits.

The panel moderator is Thomas H. Killion, Ph.D., Acting Director, Office of Technology, Office of Naval Research, and scheduled panelists include: Frank C. DiGiovanni, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (readiness); Terry Allard, Ph.D., Head, Warfighter Performance Department, Office of Naval Research; BGen Joseph Shrader, USMC, Commanding General, MARCORSYSCOM; Brigadier General Giovanni K. Tuck, USAF, Director of Operations and Readiness, Deputy Chief of Staff for Operations, Headquarters, U.S. Air Force; and Colonel David S. Cannon, USA, TRADOC Capability Manger Integrated Training Environment (TCM-ITE).

The event is Tuesday, Dec. 2 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. in room 320GH, SE-3.