Salt Lake City, Utah

Excelitas Technologies to Participate at 55th Annual NDIA Fuze Conference


Dr. Barry Neyer, Chief Technology Officer of the global defense business for Excelitas Technologies, a global provider of innovative, customized optoelectronics to OEMs seeking high-performance technology solutions, will chair the conference and provide introductory and closing remarks at the 55th Annual NDIA Fuze Conference held in Salt Lake City, Utah from May 24-26. Dr. Neyer will also be joined by Excelitas’ Paul Moore and Justin Graves who will deliver technical presentations on the latest advances in fuzing and other emerging trends in fuze technology.

The 55th Annual NDIA Fuze Conference welcomes the participation of both domestic and allied fuze designers, manufacturers and component suppliers, along with government representatives. This year’s theme is “Fuzing's Evolving Role in Smart Weapons”. This will encompass new fuzing solutions for size, cost, precision, safety and reliability that meet current and future needs of the user.


Dr. Barry Neyer, Chief Technology Officer, Defense, Excelitas Technologies
Paul T. Moore, P.E., Electrical Engineer, Excelitas Technologies
Justin Graves, Electrical Engineer, Excelitas Technologies


The Grand America
555 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, Utah


Wednesday, May 25
Introduction/Administrative Remarks
Dr. Barry Neyer, Excelitas Technologies
8:05 a.m.

“A Compact MIL-STD-1901A Compliant Rocket Motor Initiator to Replace Current Initiators”
Paul T. Moore, Excelitas Technologies
4:00 p.m. (Session IIIB)

“Dual Load Exploding Foil Initiator Detonator”
Justin Graves, Excelitas Technologies
4:40 p.m. (Session IIIB)

Thursday, May 26
Wrap-Up/Closing Remarks
Dr. Barry Neyer, Excelitas Technologies
5:20 p.m. (Session VB)

About Excelitas Technologies

Excelitas Technologies is a global technology leader focused on delivering innovative, customized solutions to meet the lighting, detection, energetics, frequency standards, and high-reliability power needs of OEM customers. From aerospace and defense applications to industrial, safety and security, medical lighting, analytical instrumentation and clinical diagnostics, Excelitas Technologies is committed to enabling our customers' success in their specialty end-markets. Excelitas Technologies has approximately 3,000 employees in North America, Europe and Asia, serving customers across the world. The company was previously the Illumination and Detection Solutions business unit of PerkinElmer, and is now owned by Veritas Capital.


Francine S. Bernitz
Director of Marketing, Excelitas Technologies
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Danielle Wuschke
Fleishman Hillard, on behalf of Excelitas Technologies
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