Marine Military Expos

Show Schedule

Thursday, April 11
5:00 AM - 3:00 PM Battle Challenge Course Open
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM Exhibits Open
8:30 AM - 9:45 AM Commander’s Preview
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM Grand Opening Ceremony
10:15 AM - 10:45 AM Presentation: Live Expo Competition Orientation and Program Overview for the IED Gaming and Modeling Environment (I-GAME) 2.0. Presenter – Mr. Scott Bowen, I-GAME Navy Program Manager
11:00 AM - 12:00 PM Presentation: Quads for Squads & Marine Corps Small UAS – Learn more about the Navy and Marine Corps Small Tactical Unmanned Aircraft Systems Program Office (PMA-263) and what they are providing the warfighter. Presenter- Maj Matthew Allen, USMC
12:30 PM - 12:45 PM Presentation: Overview of the Navy & Marine Corps Relief Society’s Time Honored Mission of Assistance & Support to Service Members and Their Families. Presenter – Mr. Bill Kampa, Camp Lejeune NMCRS Deputy Director
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Presentation: Immersive Training: Change at the Operational Point of Need. An overview of how Immersive mobile technology, including augmented and virtual reality, is providing new platforms from which training and education is designed, delivered, and executed. Coordinator – Col Dale Atkinson, USMC(Ret)
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM Presentation: Introduction to the Sugar Bear Foundation. Presenter – Mrs. Jennifer Carazo, Foundation President and spouse of LtCol Mario “Sugar Bear” Carazo, USMC
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM Marine Corps Association Dinner (Marston Pavilion, Seth Williams Blvd, Camp Lejeune)
Friday, April 12
5:00 AM - 1:00 PM Battle Challenge Course Open
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM Exhibits Open
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Presentation: Overview of the Marine Corps Association & Foundation (MCA&F) and its Mission of Professional Development. Presenter – Col Chris Woodbridge, USMC(Ret), Marine Corps Gazette Magazine Editor & Publisher
10:15 AM - 11:15 AM Presentation: Marine Corps AAV Survivability Upgrade (SU) Program. Presenter – Maj Jose Colunga, USMC, PEO Land Systems Program Officer
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM Presentation: The Semper Fi Fund – Our Mission is Critical; Our Duty is Clear. Presenter – Mrs. Madeline Schildwachter, Semper Fi Fund Community Events Manager
12:30 PM - 1:00 PM Presentation: Introduction to the Carolina Museum of the Marine. Presenter – SgtMaj Joe Houle, USMC(Ret)