Armed Forces Communications Electronics Association (AFCEA)
Erie Canal Chapter
2014 Command, Control, Communications, Cyber and Intelligence (C4I)
Technology Review Days
June 10 and 11, 2014
at the
Radisson Hotel and Conference Center, Utica, NY

We are pleased to announce the 5th semiannual C4I Technology Review Days, co-sponsored by the Erie Canal Chapter of the Armed Forces Communication Electronics Association (AFCEA), state University of New York – Institute of Technology (SUNY-IT) and the CYBER New York Alliance. The Review Days will explore challenges and research opportunities in C4I technologies for Air Force and DoD applications. There will be plenary sessions in the morning and technical sessions, led by senior experts from Academia, Industry, and Government in the afternoon. 

The keynote speaker for Tuesday, 10 June is:
Maj. Gen. Thomas J. "Tom" Masiello
Commander, Air Force Research Laboratory

The keynote speaker for Wednesday, 11 June is:
Dr. Tim Rudolph
 Chief Technology Officer, Air Force Life Cycle Management Center

​The morning plenary sessions will cover: A Keynote address by Maj. Gen. Thomas J. "Tom" Masiello, Commander, Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), AFRL/RI Overview, Nano Future in Central NY, Technology Transfer, AFRL/RI Technical Challenges, and Critical Technology Challenges in Command and Control, Communications, Cyber and Intelligence. 

The afternoon technical sessions will be conducted in a mini-workshop format and will address “hard problems” that include: Technology Transfer, Nanotechnology, Secure Cloud Computing, Software Defined RF and Spectrum Sharing, Large Teams and Autonomous Systems, Neuromorphic Computing, Cyber Resilience/Mission Assurance, and Ultra Portable Secure Information Management Technologies. 


This year the Exposition will have invited exhibits from industry, government and poster board presentations by AFRL/RI’s Information Institute. On Tuesday, the Exposition starts at 4 PM and ends at 9 PM with heavy hors d'oeuvres. 

Corporate sponsorship of selected activities is available; please check at the Chapter website posted below.

Registration Costs
$325.00 Government (excludes meals)
$400.00 Early Bird: 1 March to 24 May 2014
$500.00 Regular: 25 May to 7 June 2014
$600.00 On-Site: 10 June to 11 June 2014

Special Note: All attendees must be US Citizens or Permanent Resident Aliens. Proof of status is required for registration. Identification is required at the venue. A passport or birth certificate plus picture ID such as a driver's license is required. Clearances are not required and all discussions will be unclassified. 


C4I Technology Review Days and Exposition
June 10 and 11, 2014
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