2013 XV Congreso Internacional UPORFA (BOGOTA COLOMBIA)


XV UPORFA Annual Congress
Club Militar
Bogota, Colombia

Thursday 15 August, 2013 PLACE

1800 Registration/Information Salon Boyaca
1830 Meeting – Welcome Drink
Dinner on your own (Dining Room)

Friday, 16 August
0830 Opening Ceremony COL (R) Alfred Michaud, USAR Salon Ayacucho
Introduction of Special Guests
Introduction of UPORFA Leadership
Opening Remarks by General Alejandro Navas Ramos, CG, COL Mil Forces
Group Photo
0930 SOUTHCOM Presentation MG Richard Waddell, Dep. CDR, US SOUTHCOM
1030 Mobilization Act Requirements MG (R) Roger Sandler
1130 Refreshment Break
1110 Argentina Reserve Posture TNCL Eduardo Stafforini
1210 USAR Presentation MG Robert Smith, USAR
1300 Lunch Salon Sereno
1430 Colombia Professional Reserve COR Manuel Orozco
1530 Reserve Training Missions BG Fernando Fernandez
1630 Colombia Army Reserve TBA
1730 Colombia Air Force Reserve TBA
2000 Dinner on your own

Saturday, 17 August
0830 Medical Battlefield Experiences Report MG Robert Kasulke Salon Ayacucho
0930 Colombia Naval Reserve Report TBA
1030 Military Intelligence Technology COL Irene Zoppi, USAR
11:30 President’s Report COL (R) Alfred Michaud
Q and A
1230 Lunch Salon Sereno
1400 Visit Military Unit COL Manuel Alberto Orozco Alarcon Occidental Canton

2000 Gala Dinner Salon Boyaca
Presentation of UPORFA Insignia

Sunday, 18 August
0930 - 1400 Visit Sal Zipaquira Cathedral
Concert by the Colombia Marine Infantry band

Evening is on your own.

Monday, 19 August
Departure for home.