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Lockheed: Apple Co-Founder Wozniak to Headline MILCOM

Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] announced that Steve Wozniak, Apple Computer, Inc. co-founder and Fusion-io chief scientist will deliver the opening keynote address at MILCOM 2010.

According to Lockheed: “As the premier international conference for military communications, MILCOM brings together leaders from government, industry and academia to discuss and showcase the latest advancements in military communications and networking.”

This year’s conference takes place October 31-November 3, 2010 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California. Lockheed Martin and the Aerospace Corporation are serving as corporate hosts, in coordination with conference co-sponsors the Armed Forces Communications & Electronics Association (AFCEA) and the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Communications Society.

“MILCOM 2010 will focus on creating innovative solutions to meet the military’s global communications needs in the next decade, ” said Linda Gooden, executive vice president of Lockheed Martin Information Systems & Global Services and co-general chair of the conference. “We are excited that Steve Wozniak will help us launch this important conference and look forward to hearing his perspective on future military communications.”

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