DoD Maintenance Symposium

December 9-12, 2019 │ Spokane, Washington, USA

2018 Tutorials

Monday, Dec. 17, 2018

Software Sustainment Performance Measures – A Tutorial on Identifying and Implementing Effective Measures for Today's Weapons Systems


Dr. Christopher L Miller, - presentation*
Senior Researcher
Software Solutions Division, Software Engineering Institute, Carnegie Mellon University

Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018

Sustainment Technology from Development to Transition – A Rapid Sustainment Office (RSO) and Commercial Technologies for Maintenance Activities (CTMA) Tutorial


Mr. Greg Kilchenstein
Director, Enterprise Maintenance Technology
Office of the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Materiel Readiness)

Mr. John R. Hedke - presentation*
Reliability and Sustainment Branch Chief 
Air Force Life Cycle Management Center

Ms. Debbie Lilu - presentation*
CTMA Program Director

Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2018

Round 2 - The Good, Bad and a Little Bit of Ugly – A SecDef Maintenance Awards Tutorial


Mr. Kenneth D. Watson
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense (Materiel Readiness)
Office of the Secretary of Defense

Mr. Martin Ahmad
Deputy Commander for Fleet Readiness Centers, Director of Industrial Operations
Command Fleet Readiness Centers Headquarters

Lieutenant Colonel Aaron Sasson, USAF
Chief, Maintenance Branch
Joint Staff, J4

Lieutenant Colonel Seanna Less, USAF
21 A Force Development
Headquarters, United States Air Force

Mr. Stu Paul
USN, Aviation Fleet Readiness Branch