US DoD Military Robotics Leaders to present at Military Robotics and Autonomous Systems USA 2020
SMi Reports: Lieutenant Colonel Jon Bodenhamer, US Army is set to brief on Product Manager Applique and Large Unmanned Ground Systems at the conference in Arlington, this June
By: SMi Group
With this in mind, the Military Robotics and Autonomous Systems USA Conference, taking place on June 22nd-23rd 2020 in Arlington, will feature a presentation from Lieutenant Colonel Jon Bodenhamer, Product Manager Applique' and Large Unmanned Ground Systems, PEO CS&CSS, US Army. His briefing on 'Product Manager Applique and Large Unmanned Ground Systems', will cover:
· Using Rapid Acquisition for development, production, and fielding of the Small Multipurpose Equipment Transport (SMET)
· Autonomous systems for Area and Route Clearance
· Tactical employment of Leader Follower technology for combat Logistics
· Looking ahead to future large UGV acquisition
The event brochure featuring the full program and agenda can be downloaded online at www.roboticsautonomous-
Delegates at the inaugural conference will have the opportunity to hear updates on leading US RAS programs, including: Robotic Combat Vehicle, Expeditionary Modular Autonomous Vehicle and the Small Multipurpose Equipment Transport, as well as programmes from key international allies.
The other key focuses this year include: autonomy for military systems, both for lethal and non-lethal applications, mobility of military robots over challenging and hostile terrain, integration of RAS into existing ground formations from the squad up to and including the task-force level, and overall US DoD RAS development direction, strategy, and concept of operations.
For those interested in attending the meeting in June, there is a $400 early bird discount ending on February 28th 2020. Register at https://www.smi-
Military Robotics and Autonomous Systems USA
June 22nd-23rd 2020
For sponsorship and exhibition queries, please contact Luke Teachen at Luke Teachen lteachen@smi-
For delegate queries, please contact Jamie Wilkinson at JWilkinson@smi-