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Thursday - Main Agenda



Army Futures Command International: Innovation through Global Partnerships

09 May 2024
Tampa Convention Center - Ground Floor - Room 118 - 119
All Access
The Army Futures Command (AFC) enables decisive Multi-Domain Operations with its Global Enterprise of AFC International Programs, Forward Elements strategically located across the globe, and personnel within AFC's subordinate Commands identifying cooperative science and technology opportunities; facilitating interaction with foreign government and non-government entities and industry; promoting interoperability among allies; and supporting basic and applied research to develop capabilities and partner capacity that support the U.S. Army. The AFC Global Enterprise provides technical and scientific advice and assistance to USSOCOM for concept and product development, integration of technical capabilities into USSOCOM exercises and experimentation events, and helps build partnerships to address USSOCOM challenges.
Lieutenant Colonel Robert Heatherly, Military Deputy - DEVCOM Headquarters Science & Technology Integration
Colonel Rachael Hoagland, Director - DEVCOM Forward Element INDO-PACIFIC
COL Matthew Bowler, Director - DEVCOM Forward Element AMERICAS
Mr. Mark Hassler II , Director - DEVCOM International Technology

  • We are extremely excited to convene the community at SOF Week 2024. This convention for U.S. and International SOF will include a diverse slate of programs, to include professional development sessions, interactive discussions about the future of SOF, and an up-close view of some of the best tech available to our warfighters. GSOF looks forward to working with USSOCOM to make SOF Week 2024 an impactful event.
    Stuart Bradin
    President and CEO, GSOF


Co-sponsorship of this event does not imply endorsement of GSOF, its services, or products by the United States Government, the Department of Defense, or U.S. Special Operations Command.