2023 V&V Summit

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18th annual V&V Summit: Convergence - Maximize and Manage


Records from the 18th Annual Verification and Validation Summit held at the Resorts Casino, Atlantic City NJ, 9/27/2023 - 9/28/2023

Summit Presentations

September 27th, 2023

Welcome to V&V Summit - Opening Remarks

John Frederick
FAA, Manager, V&V Strategies & Practices Branch, ANG-E5A
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William J. Hughes Technical Center - Opening Remarks

Paula Nouragas
FAA, Chief Scientist and Technical Advisor, Office of Science and Technology Integration, ANG-E003

Reach for the Stars!

Scott “Scooter” Altman
Senior Vice President, Civil Operations, ASRC Federal Engineering, Aerospace and Mission Systems / Former NASA Astronaut, Astronaut Hall of Fame, Retired U.S. Navy Captain
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The Changing T&E Paradigm for Automatic Threat Detection Algorithms

Christopher D. Smith, Ph.D.
Director, Transportation Security Laboratory
Science & Technology Directorate Department of Homeland Security
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Effective Delivery of Advanced Capabilities Begins with Tight Feedback Loops

Robin Yeman
Space Domain Lead, Software Engineering Institute (SEI),
Carnegie Mellon University
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Where Modes Connect: Automation fueling the convergence of air and surface transportation

Taylor W.P. Lochrane, Ph.D., P.E.
Deputy Director of Science and Technology / Chief Scientist for the Highly Automated Systems Safety (HAAS), Center of Excellence in the U.S. Department of Transportation
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Are We Shifting Left Enough? FAA Emerging Strategies to Identify and Resolve Cyber Vulnerabilities Early in the Development Cycle

Hector Morales
FAA, Acting Manager, Air Traffic Organization (ATO) Cybersecurity Group, ACG
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Approaches for Engaging Stakeholders for UAM Airspace Research

Annie Cheng
Deputy Principal Engineer, Urban Air Mobility (UAM) Airspace Subproject, National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA)
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V&V of the Joint Simulation Environment (JSE): Lessons Learned and Converging Opportunities

Jeremy Smith
JSE V&V Lead / Verification, Validation & Accreditation (VV&A) Technical Director, Naval Air Warfare Center Aircraft Division
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Wrap Up

John Frederick
FAA, Manager, V&V Strategies and Practices Branch, ANG-E5A

September 28th, 2023

Day 2 Welcome

John Frederick
FAA, Manager, V&V Strategies and Practices Branch, ANG-E5A

Convergence and Innovation: Pitfalls, Progress, and Promise

Carla A. Hackworth, Ph.D.
FAA, Division Manager, Aerospace Human Factors Research,
AAM-500, Civil Aerospace Medical Institute (CAMI)
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Safe Machine Learning-Based Aerospace Autonomy

Kerianne Hobbs, Ph.D.
Safe Autonomy and Space Lead, Autonomy Capability Team (ACT3), Air Force Research Laboratory
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Info-Centric NAS Validation Implications

Stéphane Mondoloni, Ph.D.
Outcome Leader for NAS Concepts and Architecture, MITRE
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Convergence in the NAS Enterprise Architecture

Carleen Adams
FAA, Division Manager, NAS Enterprise Planning & Analysis,
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Accelerating Technology, Innovation and Partnerships

Allen Walker
Senior Advisor, U.S. National Science Foundation (NSF) for the Directorate for Technology, Innovation and Partnerships (TIP)
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Design of Experiments Interactive Exercise

Mark Kiemele

President and CEO, Air Academy Associates

Charles McKee
President and CEO, Taverene Analytics LLC
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Summit Closing

John Frederick
FAA, Manager, V&V Strategies and Practices Branch, ANG-E5A


Video #1 (Creative Ideas & Divergent Thinking, Dr. Andrew Huberman)
Video #2 (Agility Prime: The Third Revolution in Aerospace , U.S. Air Force)
Video #3 (NASA’s Advanced Air Mobility Playbook: Vertiports, NASA Video )
Video #4 (NSF Convergence Accelerator,National Science Foundation)

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Last updated: Wednesday, November 22, 2023