Learn about the future of AF cyber effects operations from top leaders in the field

(Virtual Event)

Friday, May 7, 2021 – 10:30am to 4:00pm EDT

As the Air Force postures to deliver cyber effects operations in the context of joint, all-domain warfare, significant investment in policy, operations, and technology will drive future capabilities. Join AFCEA Tidewater Chapter as we welcome speakers from the Pentagon, Air Combat Command, and Sixteenth Air Force to provide their perspectives.

Brig Gen Bradley PyburnDeputy Commander, Sixteenth Air Force

Brig. Gen. Bradley L. Pyburn is the Deputy Commander, Sixteenth Air Force (Air Forces Cyber), Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. He is responsible for the operations of more than 44,000 personnel conducting worldwide operations. Sixteenth Air Force Airmen deliver multisource intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance products, applications, capabilities and resources. The Sixteenth Air Force includes the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, 55th Wing, 67th Cyberspace Wing, 70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing, 319th RW, 363rd ISRW, 480th ISRW, 688th CW, Air Force Technical Applications Center and all Air Force cryptologic operations.

Brig Gen Bradley PyburnDeputy Commander, Sixteenth Air Force

Brig. Gen. Bradley L. Pyburn is the Deputy Commander, Sixteenth Air Force (Air Forces Cyber), Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. He is responsible for the operations of more than 44,000 personnel conducting worldwide operations. Sixteenth Air Force Airmen deliver multisource intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance products, applications, capabilities and resources. The Sixteenth Air Force includes the 9th Reconnaissance Wing, 55th Wing, 67th Cyberspace Wing, 70th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing, 319th RW, 363rd ISRW, 480th ISRW, 688th CW, Air Force Technical Applications Center and all Air Force cryptologic operations.

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Brig Gen Robert LymanDeputy Chief of Staff, Cyber Effects Operations

Brig. Gen. Robert K. Lyman is the Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Cyber Effects Operations, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Virginia. As the Cyberspace Operations and Support Career Field Functional Manager, he is responsible for the development of 36,000 officer and enlisted personnel. He balances costs and risks for Air Force Cyber Effects programs in light of all legislative, Department of Defense and joint policies and directives. Additionally, Brig. Gen. Lyman is responsible for integrating U.S. Air Force air, space and cyberspace effects operations capabilities into the joint fight by informing policy, synchronizing relevant efforts and advocating for resources to provide secure, reliable and timely information to joint warfighters.

Brig Gen Robert LymanDeputy Chief of Staff, Cyber Effects Operations

Brig. Gen. Robert K. Lyman is the Assistant Deputy Chief of Staff for Cyber Effects Operations, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Arlington, Virginia. As the Cyberspace Operations and Support Career Field Functional Manager, he is responsible for the development of 36,000 officer and enlisted personnel. He balances costs and risks for Air Force Cyber Effects programs in light of all legislative, Department of Defense and joint policies and directives. Additionally, Brig. Gen. Lyman is responsible for integrating U.S. Air Force air, space and cyberspace effects operations capabilities into the joint fight by informing policy, synchronizing relevant efforts and advocating for resources to provide secure, reliable and timely information to joint warfighters.

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Brig Gen Chad RaduegeDirector of Cyberspace and Information Dominance

Brig. Gen. Chad D. Raduege is the Director of Cyberspace and Information Dominance, and Chief Information Officer, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. He leads a staff and four subordinate units responsible for delivering strategic and enterprise-level cyberspace efforts to increase the U.S. Air Force's ability to provide combat forces to Combatant Commanders. Brig. Gen. Raduege provides the strategic vision, policy, guidance and advocacy to drive the engineering and integration to build, extend, operate, secure and defend the Air Force portion of the Department of Defense global network. He is responsible to organize, train and equip cyberspace capability and communications for the command’s 34 wings, 700 aircraft, 19 bases and 70 worldwide operating locations with 98,000 total force military personnel.

Brig Gen Chad RaduegeDirector of Cyberspace and Information Dominance

Brig. Gen. Chad D. Raduege is the Director of Cyberspace and Information Dominance, and Chief Information Officer, Headquarters Air Combat Command, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. He leads a staff and four subordinate units responsible for delivering strategic and enterprise-level cyberspace efforts to increase the U.S. Air Force's ability to provide combat forces to Combatant Commanders. Brig. Gen. Raduege provides the strategic vision, policy, guidance and advocacy to drive the engineering and integration to build, extend, operate, secure and defend the Air Force portion of the Department of Defense global network. He is responsible to organize, train and equip cyberspace capability and communications for the command’s 34 wings, 700 aircraft, 19 bases and 70 worldwide operating locations with 98,000 total force military personnel.

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Event Agenda

  • (Eastern Daylight Time)
  • 10:30 am – 11:00 am
    Introduction and Event Admin
  • 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
    Organizing for the Future Fight: 16 AF and the Role of Cyber in All-Domain Warfare
    Speaker: Brig Gen Bradley Pyburn, 16 AF/CD
  • 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
    Lunch
    Breakout rooms with facilitated discussions
  • 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
    Policy and Guidance, HAF’s vision for the future of Cyber Effects Operations
    Speaker: Brig Gen Robert Lyman, HAF/A2-6
  • 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
    Cyber Acquisition and Capability – Equipping Strategies to Enable the AF’s Cyber Fight
    Speaker: Brig Gen Chad Raduege, ACC/A6
  • 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
    Breakout rooms with sponsor presentations

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