Michigan Defense Expo


April 26 & 27, 2017

Macomb Community College (MCC) Expo Center

14500 E Twelve Mile Rd, Warren, MI

Hours: 8:00a.m.-4 p.m. both days

No pre-registration required. Free to Attend!


Don’t Miss These Important Panel Discussions and Speakers

Wednesday April 26, 2017

11:00a.m.- 11:30a.m.

Mechanisms for Collaboration:
Ground Vehicle Systems Other Transaction Agreement (OTA), the Detroit Arsenal Automotive OTA & PTAC OTA


Randal Gaereminck, Director, Vehicle & Robotics Alliance, Defense Mobility Enterprise, U.S. Army Tank Automotive Research Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC)

Pat Macheske, Director, Acquisition Management Division, Project Manager, Armored Fighting Vehicles, U.S. Army, PEO Ground Combat Systems (GCS)

Exhibit Hall

MDEX Government Connect

TACOM Small Business Office, Defense Logistics Agency Warren and PEO Simulation, Training and Instrumentation (STRI)

Thursday April 27, 2017


TARDEC & Program Executive Office Updates - What Every Company Should Know

Moderator: Sam Homsy, Director, Army Programs, Navistar Defense

Dr. Paul Rogers, Director, U.S. Army TARDEC

MG David Bassett, Program Executive Officer, PEO GCS

Scott Davis, Program Executive Officer, PEO Combat Support & Combat Service Support (CS&CSS)

12:30p.m.- 1:30p.m.

Ground Vehicle Supply Chain OEM Panel

Moderator - Dave Damian, Director Sales & Business Development, Meritor Defense & Specialty Products

Greg Beshore, Director, Supply Chain Management, BAE Systems

James Boza, Director of Supply Chain Management, General Dynamics Land Systems

Matthew George, Sr. Procurement Manager, Supply Chain Management, AM General

Lisa Carpenter, Procurement Program Manager, Navistar Defense

Lisa Race, Segment Commodity Manager, Global Procurement & Supply Chain, Oshkosh Defense

MDEX Government Connect: The Macomb Regional PTAC, in collaboration with the NDIA MI-Chapter, will again work with qualified suppliers to identify opportunities at the 8th Annual MDEX. Click here for more information and to schedule your appointment!

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Exhibit Space Available

“Of all the shows and exhibitions, MDEX has consistently provided the most value for my company”

Rick Darter CEO, RAVE Computers

10X10 space for only $1475

Exhibitors Advantage

*Meet Detroit Arsenal Leadership*

*Explore Partnership opportunities*

*Network with more than 1500 Attendees*

*Engage with important program speakers*

*Your company listed on MDEX website*

Don’t Miss Your Chance to Get Noticed!

Sponsorships Available

*Signage throughout the event*

*Special invitations*

*Your company logo and link on all MDEX communications reaching thousands*