ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates, May 23, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- A delegation from the Joint Precision Fires Future (JPF2) conference in Abu Dhabi is to attend the Special Operations Forces Industry Conference (SOFIC) in Tampa, Florida, the foremost event for Special Operations Forces and elite military units in the USA.
The delegation will be exploring ways that special operations units can better work with the latest equipment and technology of Joint Precision Fire. Joint Precision Fire involves the combination of ground fire assets (including rockets and artillery) with other technologies to more accurately target threats at long range.
The JPF2 delegation will be led by Rear Admiral USN (Ret) Gary Rosholt of Trident MET LLC, a company based in Abu Dhabi.
"Joint Precision Fires is an important and timely subject that we are looking forward to discussing with operators and experts at SOFIC," said Rear Admiral Rosholt. "The accurate targeting of long-range fires by operators on the ground is critical in saving civilian lives and reducing the duration of conflicts."
Rear Admiral Rosholt is the co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Trident MET, LLC based in Abu Dhabi. Prior to entering the private sector, Admiral Rosholt had a distinguished 35 year career in the United States Navy as a Navy SEAL. Highlighting his career was his assignment as the Senior Defense Official at the US Embassy, Abu Dhabi as well as serving as Deputy Commanding General for the Special Operations Command for the United States Central Command.
The upcoming JPF2 conference to be held in Abu Dhabi on 16 November 2016 will be the foremost regional event on the subject of Joint Precision Fires. This high-level event will be attended by senior government and private sector officials from the region and around the world. JPF2 welcomes inquiries from parties interested in speaking at or sponsoring this prestigious conference.
For more information, please visit the JPF2 Conference website at: http://www.jpf2firescon.com/
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