SAE Media Group is pleased to announce the second annual Unmanned Maritime Systems Technology USA conference, taking place in Arlington, VA on September 27-28, 2023.

The development of unmanned systems in the land and air domains has grown rapidly over the last decade, and the importance of unmanned systems in the maritime domain has and will only continue to grow. In 2021 the US Navy revealed their Unmanned Campaign Framework, outlining the goal to innovate and adapt new technology to build a more lethal and distributed naval force for the future. The US is now committed to deliver a hybrid fleet will be necessary for the Navy to meet emerging security concerns and compete and win in an era of great power competition by expanding and developing a range of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV), unmanned undersea vehicles (UUV), and unmanned surface vessels (USV).

Key topics to be discussed include: Autonomy for MCM and ASW operations, updates on key unmanned platform programmes (such as UUV and USVs), preparing and supporting unmanned systems for operations, Manned/Unmanned Teaming, UMS interoperability initiatives, unmanned hydrography and oceanography, and many more.

  • Listen to keynote briefings from leading US military leaders driving the development of unmanned maritime systems
  • Hear updates and guidance from allied UMS programme managers
  • Delve into the latest topics and trends shaping the future of unmanned maritime systems and learn of how to integrate these new technologies into enhance your operational effectiveness
  • Discover cutting-edge technology to enhance operational effectiveness and explore opportunities for greater coalition interoperability.
  • Benefit from the extensive networking opportunities at the conference and meet your fellow peers at dedicated networking lunches and drinks receptions.
  • Explore the Unmanned Maritime Systems equipment exhibition showcasing the latest technology

Air & Marine Operations; Anduril Industries; Battelle; Bramer Group; CD&I / USMC; Chess Dynamics Ltd; Chess Dynamics ; CNA; Current Scientific Corporation; Dell Federal; Deloitte; Directorate of Naval Requirements/Royal Canadian Navy; DoD; Edge Case Research; Epoch Concepts, LLC; Fairbanks Morse; FBI; Fortress Information Security; Honeywell; HQMC DC I; IDF; Integer Technologies LLC; Kongsberg Maritime Inc; Kongsberg Maritime Ltd; Kongsberg Underwater Technology LLC; Liteye Systems Inc; Marin; Maritime Tactical Systems (MARTAC); Microsoft; MIND Technology; National Geosaptial-Intelligence Agency; National Guard Bureau; National Maritime Intelligence-Integration Office; NATO Naval Mine Warfare Centre of Excellence (NATO NMW COE); Naval Research Laboratory (NRL); Naval Special Warfare; Naval Surface Warfare Center; Naval Surface Warfare Center Carderock Division; Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division; Naval Surface Warfare Center, Port Hueneme; Naval Surface Warfare Centre; NavalX; NAVSEA ; NAVSEA Carderock; Navy Office of the Judge Advocate General ; NGA Maritime Safety Office ; NIWC; NIWC PAC; NIWC Pacific; Northrop Grumman; Northrop Grumman Corporation; NRL; NSWC Carderock; NSWCCD; NUWC-Keyport; Office of Naval Research; Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD R&E); ONI; OPNAV N96; OPNAV N974; OPT; PEO IWS-80; PEO USC PMS 408; Picarro; Prescient Edge Corporation; Renaissance Strategic Advisors; Rolling Motion Industries; Royal Australian Navy; Royal Navy; SAE Industry Technologies Consortia (SAE ITC); Sante Group; Sayres And Associates; Silvus Technologies; Silvus Technologies Inc; SOCOM; SparkCognition; ST Engineering North America; Surface Navy Association; Textron Systems Unmanned Systems; Thales; Tomahawk Robotics; TVAR Solutioins; U.S. Coast Guard; U.S. Customs And Border Protection; U.S. Navy; Ultra Maritime, Sonar Systems; United States Coast Guard; US Coast Guard; US Marine Corps; US Naval Academy; US Naval Research Laboratory; US Navy; US Navy - USC S&T; USN; Viasat; Windward;


Captain Colin Corridan

Captain Colin Corridan

Commander,Task Force 59, Commander, Unmanned & A.I. Integration, US Navy
Dr Craig Sawyer

Dr Craig Sawyer

Doctor of Engineering, DoN Unmanned Task Force Chief Strategy & Analysis Officer, OPNAV N9I S&T Advisor, NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Initiative Steering Board Chairman, US Navy
Mr Michael D. Brasseur

Mr Michael D. Brasseur

Former Commodore, Task Force 59 Unmanned and Artificial Intelligence Integration, US Navy
Mr Michael Stewart

Mr Michael Stewart

Head of Unmanned Task Force, US Navy
Mr Robert Iannuzzi

Mr Robert Iannuzzi

Director of Unmanned and Autonomous Systems Development and Integration, Naval Surface Warfare Center
Rear Admiral James Parkin

Rear Admiral James Parkin

Director Develop, Royal Navy

Captain Cameron Chen

Branch Head, Navy Expeditionary Combat Branch (N957), Expeditionary Warfare Division (N95), US Navy
Captain Cameron Chen

Captain Cameron Chen graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in with
a Bachelor of Science in Physics and a Master of Science degree in
Applied Physics from the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory.
His initial operational assignments include Damage Control Assistant
and Operations Officer onboard USS GUARDIAN (MCM 5) homeported
in Sasebo, Japan; Officer in Charge of Explosive Ordnance Disposal
(EOD) Mobile Unit 3 Marine Mammal Systems Detachment consisting
of California Sea Lions and Atlantic Bottlenose Dolphins; and Platoon
Commander of EOD Mobile Unit 3 Detachment 11 deployed to Fallujah,
Iraq in support of the 2nd Marine Expeditionary Force. After selection
and training at Naval Special Warfare Development Group in Dam Neck,
Virginia, he was initially assigned to Naval Special Warfare Tactical Development and Evaluation Squadron 2
as the EOD Troop Commander. As Executive Officer of EOD Mobile Unit 11, he led the homeport shift from
Whidbey Island, Washington and establishment of the command at Imperial Beach, California.
His command assignments include EOD Squadron Commander and Commanding Officer of the EOD Tactical
Development and Evaluation Squadron. Ashore, he commanded the Naval Diving and Salvage Training
Center in Panama City, Florida which provides initial and advanced dive training for all Services. As a major
commander, he served as Commodore of Task Force 68, headquartered in Rota, Spain, where he employed
Navy Expeditionary Combat Forces in support of U.S. 6th Fleet and NATO in Europe and Africa. Chen has
completed three shipboard deployments in the Pacific and Central theaters and three combat deployments
to Iraq and Afghanistan.
His staff assignments include duty in Counter Proliferation and Unified Collections at the global operations
directorate of the Joint Staff (J39), Flag Lieutenant for Carrier Strike Group 8, Irregular Warfare analyst
(OPNAV N00X) and Mine Counter-Measures Section Head on the Chief of Naval Operations Staff (OPNAV
N81). He is currently the Branch Head for Navy Expeditionary Combat (OPNAV N957) where he directs the
resourcing, requirements and programming for expeditionary combat capabilities.
Captain Chen is a designated EOD Warfare Officer, Deep Sea Diving Officer, Surface Warfare Officer, and
Naval Parachutist and is proud to have served in EOD, US Marine Corps, and Naval Special Warfare units
awarded the Presidential Unit and Meritorious Unit Commendations. He was awarded the SECNAV, CNO,
and Navy League Safety Excellence unit awards while in command of a high-risk training site.
Captain Chen is conversant in Mandarin, a term member in the Council on Foreign Relations, and is married
to the former Jessica Anderson Fox of La Jolla, California, with whom he has a daughter, Katherine, and
three sons, James, Evan, and Jeremy.

Captain Chad F. Hennings

Commanding Officer, Naval Undersea Warfare Center, Division Newport, US Navy
Captain Chad F. Hennings

CAPT Hennings was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised
in Berwyn, Illinois and Lucerne, Indiana. After receiving
a degree in Aerospace Engineering from the Illinois
Institute of Technology he received his commission at
Officer Candidate School in December 1994.
After the initial training pipeline his sea tours included
HAMPTON (SSN 767). He commanded the USS
Throughout his sea tours he has supported several Western Pacific and Mediterranean
deployments and conducted nine strategic deterrent patrols. Many of the teams he served
with earned Battle Efficiency “E” awards. His shore tours include staff positions at
Submarine Squadron TWO, Submarine Squadron SEVENTEEN, Submarine Squadron
NINETEEN, and the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency.
During his shore tours he also earned a Masters degree in Modeling, Virtual
Environments, and Simulation from the Naval Postgraduate School and a Masters in
National Policy and Strategic Studies from the Naval War College.
In September 2017 he became an Acquisition Professional and served as the
Requirements and Testing Head for the PMS 397 COLUMBIA Class Program and as the
Deputy Program Manager for PMS 415, Undersea Defensive Weapons Systems. He
recently completed a tour as Program Manager of PMS 401, Submarine Acoustic
He currently resides in Newport, RI with his wife, Caroline (Worcester, Massachusetts)
and five children.

Captain Colin Corridan

Commander,Task Force 59, Commander, Unmanned & A.I. Integration, US Navy
Captain Colin Corridan

Captain Jason Weed

Commanding Officer, Unmanned Undersea Vehicles Squadron ONE UUVRON-1, US Navy
Captain Jason Weed

 CAPTAIN Jason Weed hails from Kempton, PA, and enlisted in the Navy following graduation from Northwestern Lehigh High School in 1990. He was selected to attend the Naval Academy Preparatory School in Newport, RI. CAPT Weed graduated from the United States Naval Academy in 1998 with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Systems Engineering. He also holds a Master of Science Degree in Engineering Management from Old Dominion University.

Following initial submarine officer training, he reported onboard USS AUGUSTA (SSN 710) in December 1999. He served in several division officer positions during this tour and completed a Northern Atlantic deployment. Subsequent sea tours include Navigator/Operations Officer onboard USS MEMPHIS (SSN 691) and USS AUGUSTA (SSN 710), completing deployments to EUCOM, INDO-PACOM, and AFRICOM theaters. He then served as Executive Officer aboard USS BUFFALO (SSN 715), homeported in Agana, Guam, and completed several deployments in the INDO-PACOM AOR. CDR Weed held Command of the USS NEW HAMPSHIRE (SSN 778) from April 2015 to October 2017. NEW HAMPSHIRE completed a EUCOM deployment in 2016, where the crew earned a Navy Meritorious Unit Commendation for their outstanding performance.

Ashore, he served as the Naval Submarine School lead tactics instructor, Operations Officer at COMSUBDEVRON TWELVE, the Force Navigator and Operation Officer at Commander, Submarine Force Atlantic. During his most recent shore tour, CAPT Weed was the Director of Maritime Operations for COMSUBGRU TWO.

CAPT Weed is married to the former Pamela Virostek of Quakertown, Pa. They have two children, daughters Shealyn and Madison.

His personal awards include the Legion of Merit (two awards), Meritorious Service Medal (three awards), Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal (five awards), and Navy and Marine Corps Achievement Medal (five awards), and numerous campaign and unit awards.

Commander Pieter Blank

Innovator Program Manager, RNLN
Commander Pieter Blank

I am Pieter Blank, Innovator and program manager at the Royal Netherlands Navy. In this role responsible for the development and introduction period of an embedded maritime UAV squad (‘the Nederdrone Program’). I am working with several teams (technical and operational) building towards a ‘team of teams’-concept.

Darron Kavanagh

Director General, Royal Australian Navy
Darron Kavanagh

Dr Craig Sawyer

Doctor of Engineering, DoN Unmanned Task Force Chief Strategy & Analysis Officer, OPNAV N9I S&T Advisor, NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Initiative Steering Board Chairman, US Navy
Dr Craig Sawyer

Dr. Craig Sawyer serves OPNAV as a special advisor to the Director of Integrated Warfare. He advises N9 as the Integrated Portfolio Lead for Naval Unmanned, Robotic, and AI Systems. In 2021 this work led to the creation of the DoN Unmanned Task Force which works to lead the Navy’s plans to deliver the hybrid force, augmenting multi-domain force design with rapidly emerging opportunities and innovation.

Dr. Sawyer served in uniform within the Army in the 10th Special Forces Group, now serves on several international boards, and is the current chairman of the NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Initiative.

Erik Thomas

MQ-4C Triton Deputy Program Manager, Program Management Office PMA-262, US Navy
Erik Thomas

Marty Van Duin

Section Head Future Operations, NATO Allied Maritime Command (MARCOM)
Marty Van Duin

Cdr Marty van Duin joined the Royal Navy to train as a pilot in the first intake of the new millennium, January 2000. On leaving BRNC Dartmouth, he completed Flying Training, joining the front line at RNAS Yeovilton in 2005 to fly the Lynx.

Conducting flying tenures in HMS’s ARGYLL, MANCHESTER and CUMBERLAND, he deployed to the Middle East, twice, for oil platform defence, enhanced Counter Piracy and Counter Narcotics activities in the Arabian Gulf, Horn of Africa and the Gulf of Oman.

He was selected and trained for Qualified Helicopter Instructor in 2010, from where he returned to 702 NAS, RNAS Yeovilton, culminating as the Pilot Training Officer. A graduate of the second PWO(Av) Course, he subsequently served as Strike Ops in HMS ILLUSTRIOUS and the first Operations Officer in HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH, where he was responsible for the early planning of her initial sea trials. Eager to return to flying, he converted to the Wildcat HMA2 in 2015 to become the Operations Officer of 825 NAS, during which he was promoted to take over as Senior Pilot and Executive Officer.

Having completed nearly 3000 flying hours and 2000 helicopter deck landings, he was selected for the UK Advanced and Command Staff Course, which he successfully completed together with a Master of Arts in Defence Studies through Kings College London. Promoted once more, in 2019 he deployed to Bahrain as the Chief Strategy and Policy for the coalition Combined Maritime Forces, where he worked together with the US Commander of 5th Fleet and the UK Maritime Component Commander to reinvigorate the coalition maritime strategy in the region.

Returning to the UK in 2020, he moved to NATO’s Allied Maritime Command in Northwood, London, where he is responsible to Commander Maritime Air NATO for the coordination of allied Carrier Strike activities, planning and coordination of allied Maritime Patrol Aircraft operations and liaising with Allied Air Command in Ramstein, Germany, for multi-domain operations. This has been a career highlight during a particularly challenging period for NATO

Mr Ferdinand Peters

Naval Systems Architect, Ministry of Defence the Netherlands
Mr Ferdinand Peters

I am Ferdinand Peters Naval Systems Architect at the Defence Material Organisation. I am responsible for the integration of unmanned (aerial) systems on the Royal Netherlands navy feet. I am working on different projects in which the ships are adapted to accommodate the different unmanned systems and in which the unmanned systems are incorporated in the design from the start. Moreover I am involved in the Nederdrone Program in which an organic aerial systems is designed specifically for maritime operations.

Mr Kevin Pollpeter

Senior Research Scientist, China and Indo-Pacific Security Affairs Division, Center for Naval Analysis
Mr Kevin Pollpeter

Dr. Kevin Pollpeter is a Senior Research Scientist at CNA. Before joining CNA, he has served as deputy director of the University of California Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation project on the Study of Innovation and Technology in China, deputy director of the East Asia Program at Defense Group Inc., and a researcher at RAND. Dr. Pollpeter is widely published on China national security issues, focusing on China’s space program and information warfare. A Chinese linguist, he holds an MA in international policy studies from the Monterey Institute of International Studies and a Ph.D. from King’s College London.


Mr Michael D. Brasseur

Former Commodore, Task Force 59 Unmanned and Artificial Intelligence Integration, US Navy
Mr Michael D. Brasseur

Michael D. Brasseur founded and served as the first the Commodore of Task Force 59, Commander, Unmanned & A.I. Integration. Task Force 59 is dedicated to the rapid integration of Unmanned Systems and Artificial Intelligence (A.I.) into Fleet operations to deter malign activity and secure the free flow of commerce in the waters surrounding the Arabian Peninsula. Previously he the Director for Naval Armaments Cooperation at the U.S. Mission to NATO where he founded and Co-chairs the NATO Maritime Unmanned Systems Innovation Advisory Board (IAB). He has worked at the White House, Pentagon, and Commanded two warships and served on four others sailing the Worlds oceans with friends and Allies.

Mr Michael Stewart

Head of Unmanned Task Force, US Navy
Mr Michael Stewart

Mr. Michael Stewart is a Senior Executive who serves as the Director of the U.S. Navy’s Unmanned Task Force (UTF). He is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, Naval War College and holds an MBA from the Harvard Business School.
Mr. Stewart also serves as the Department of the Navy’s Senior Accountable Official for Unmanned Systems technology. He is the Chairman of the NATO Tri-Service Main Armaments Group since 2019 and the Chairman of the NATO Naval Armaments Group since 2020.
In his previous role, Mr. Stewart was the Deputy Director for Integrated Warfare (N9IB). From 2016-2018, Mr. Stewart was the Director of Business Operations in the Office of the Deputy of the Under Secretary of the Navy.
Mr. Stewart is a retired Navy captain who served as a naval aviator and deployed to the Persian Gulf, South America and Somalia as part of USS Abraham Lincoln’s Air Wing Eleven.

Mr Mike Tall

Senior Scientific Technical Manager, Integrated Autonomous C4ISR, Naval Information Warfare Center (NIWC) Pacific
Mr Mike Tall

Mike Tall is the Navy’s Senior Scientific Technical Manager for Integrated Autonomous C4ISR, who is passionate about developing mission autonomy for the Navy. He has been working mission autonomy for over 10 years and has developed a wide range of autonomous systems for both land, sea, and air applications. His experience includes designing, prototyping, and testing autonomous systems for the Navy's mission-critical operations. He is an expert in autonomy and robotics and has a deep understanding of the challenges of developing and deploying autonomous systems in a military context. He is committed to advancing the Navy’s mission autonomy and is currently working on Project Overmatch to further develop the technology. His goal is to rapidly scale the Navy’s operational systems through attritable designs and mission autonomy.

Mr Philip L. Hoffman

Uncrewed Maritime Systems Research & Development Coordinator, National Oceanic & Atmospheric Administration (NOAA)
Mr Philip L. Hoffman

Mr Richard Ast

Director, Unmanned Systems Technology UxST, Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD R&E)
Mr Richard Ast

Mr. Ast currently serves as the Director, Unmanned Systems Technology, in the Office of the Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering (OUSD(R&E)). He has Bachelors in Science from the United States Military Academy at West Point, New York; and graduated from New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, with a Master of Science in Industrial Engineering.

Mr. Ast served in the U.S. Army for 22 years, and shortly after retirement joined OUSD(RE)’s Joint Capability Technology Demonstration office as a Deputy Oversight Executive supporting multiple unmanned aircraft system’s initiatives.

Mr Robert Iannuzzi

Director of Unmanned and Autonomous Systems Development and Integration, Naval Surface Warfare Center
Mr Robert Iannuzzi

Mr Samuel Bendett

Analyst, Russia Studies Program, Center for Naval Analysis
Mr Samuel Bendett

Samuel Bendett is an Adviser with CNA Strategy, Policy, Plans and Programs Center (SP3), where he is a member of the Russia Studies Program. His work involves research on the Russian defense and technology developments, uncrewed, robotic and autonomous military systems, Artificial Intelligence, and Russian military capabilities. He is also an Adjunct Senior Fellow at the Center for a New American Security, an honorary “Mad Scientist” with the USARMY TRADOC’s Mad Scientist Initiative, and a Russian military autonomy and AI SME for the DOD’s Defense Systems Information Analysis Center.
Prior to joining CNA, Mr. Bendett worked at the National Defense University on emerging and disruptive technologies for the Department of Defense response in domestic and international crisis situations. His previous experience includes working for US Congress, private sector and non-profit organizations on foreign policy, international conflict resolution, defense and security issues.
Mr. Bendett’s analyses, views and commentary on Russian military robotics, autonomous systems and Artificial Intelligence capabilities appear in the Forbes, C4ISRnet, DefenseOne, PBS Newshour, Washington Post, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, AP, War on the Rocks, CNN International, Voice of America, Breaking Defense, and other US and global publications and news outlets.
Samuel Bendett received his M.A. in Law and Diplomacy from the Fletcher School, Tufts University and B.A. in Politics and English from Brandeis University. He has native fluency in Russian.

Rear Admiral James Parkin

Director Develop, Royal Navy
Rear Admiral James Parkin

James Parkin joined the Royal Navy after university, and graduated from BRNC Dartmouth in 1999. In
almost 25 years of service, he has served on operations at sea and ashore across the globe, including
an operational tour in Baghdad, and spent time afloat in every ocean on the planet. He is a graduate of
both the Advanced Command and Staff Course and the Higher Command and Staff Course at the
Defence Academy of the UK, and holds degrees from the University of Oxford and Kings College
Parkin has commanded at sea in every rank, including the inshore patrol vessel HMS RANGER, the
Type 23 frigate HMS MONTROSE, the Fleet Amphibious Flagship HMS BULWARK, the Joint
Expeditionary Force Maritime Task Group, and NATO’s Initial Follow-on Forces Group. In his most
recent seagoing role, he was Commander of the Littoral Strike Group (COMLSG) from 2018 to 2020, in
which capacity he deployed worldwide, and commanded several notable joint operations overseas,
including the multinational BALTIC PROTECTOR deployment to Northern Europe in 2019, and the
International Maritime Security Construct in the Middle East in 2020. After a year in PJHQ as Assistant
Chief of Staff for Joint Plans (ACOS J5), he was promoted to Rear Admiral and assumed the role of
Director Develop in summer 2021 

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