Partners
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Organisation
Ruag
LOF c/o Fenco AG
Höglerstrasse 73
CH-8600 Dübendorf

Program

16th – 18th of April 2018 Walenstadt (Switzerland)

Monday, 16th April 2018

Time Subject

1730

Registration opens at Hotel Seehof, Walenstadt
1830-2130 Icebreaker Event (sponsored by Fenco AG)

Day 1: Tuesday, 17th April 2018

Time Subject
0800

Exhibition opens / last registration at registration desk

0845-0900 Opening LOF XI by Col ret Max Fenner
0900-0915

Welcome Address Swiss Armed Forces
Br Gen Franz Nager

0915-1000

The Army Training Centre (ATC)
Col GS Ronald Drexel Cdr ATC

1000-1030 Coffee Break / Visit Exhibition
1030-1115

Training Benefits by using the Swiss CTC
Br Gen Franz Nager Cdr training infantry

1115-1200 UCATT the way ahead
Mr. Armin Thinnes, Chairman
1200-1315

Lunch / Visit Exhibition

1315-1330

Short walk to the Demo Area

1330-1430

Demonstration Swiss Armed Forces

1430-1530

Demonstration SIMGUN/EBlanks

1530-1600

Coffee Break

1600-1700

Demonstration Cubic

1700

Bus Transfer to Hotels

1915

Apéro
Hosted by the Mayor of the City of Maienfeld, Mr.Heinz Dürler at the Old Town Hall of Maienfeld

2015

Dinner
Sponsored by RUAG Defence, Castle Brandis
Welcome address: Mr. Andreas Berger, CEO RUAG Defence

2230

Bus Transfer to Hotels

Day 2: Wednesday, 18th April 2018

Time Subject

0800

Exhibition opens
0830-0910

LTEC and Interoperability Overview
Paul Smith and W. Cory Bogler, PEO STRI

0910-0950 The Marine Corp’s challenges to provide large (by our standards) force on force training exercises»
Col Walt Yates, U.S. Marine Corps, PM Training Systems
0950-1020 Coffe Break / Visit Exhibition
1020-1100 Optically Based Small Arms Targeting for Live, Force on Force Training
John R. “Buck” Surdu, Ph.D. Senior Scientist, Cole Engineering Services, Inc.
1100-1140

Integration of Simulation into a Mission Command System
John R. “Buck” Surdu, Ph.D. Senior Scientist, Cole Engineering Services, Inc.

1140-1220 The world’s 1st all female Special Forces Unit - Simulation & Training perspective of a member
Mari Thorsen, Norwegian Army, Former Platoon Leader / Next in Command
1220-1330 Lunch / Visit Exhbition
1330-1345 Short Walk to the Demo Area
1345-1445 Demonstration Ravenswood
1445-1545 Demonstration Marathon Targets
1545-1605 Coffee Break
1605-1705 Demonstration RUAG
1705-1720 Short Walk to the Exhibition Area
1720-1740 Remarks and official End of LOF XI
1740 Bus Transfer to Hotels
1930 Intercultural Networking Workshop
2230 Bus Transfer to Hotels
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