Korea-Cold War Annual Family Briefing 2004 Washington, DC

DRAFT Korean War and Cold War Accounting Initiatives

April 30, 2004 (DAY ONE)

7:30-9:00 AM Registration/Reception Casualty Offices

9:00-10:00 AM Opening Remarks

Welcome/Introductions - Dr. Kaye Whitley

Director's Remarks - Hon. Jerry Jennings

Keynote Address - TBD

Administrative Remarks - Lt Col Webb-Sharpless

In Remembrance Ceremony - DPMO-Family Support

Break 10:15 AM-11:30 PM

Policy Forum

Department of State - TBD

Department of Defense - Mr. Mel Richmond

Policy Round Table - TBD & Mr. Richmond

Break 11:45 AM-1:00 PM

General Accounting Initiatives

Korean War Analysis - DPMO - Northeast Asia Analyst

Special Projects / Archival Research - DPMO - Archival Researcher

<<END OF THE PLENARY SESSION ON DAY 1>>

1:00-5:30 PM Case Specific Questions and Answers. One-on-one discussions between families and U.S. Government officials will be conducted in separate breakout rooms. Contact your Casualty Office representative to schedule a time.

1:00-5:00 PM Accounting Information Symposium. This is an informal opportunity for family members to visit displays from various agencies who support the Fullest Possible Accounting effort. Case Specific information will not be discussed at the displays. The following is a listing of the displays available for viewing: • DPMO Display • JPAC Display • AFDIL Display • Archival Research Internet Display

DRAFT Korean War and Cold War Accounting Initiatives

May 01, 2004 (DAY TWO)

9:00-11:30 PM Operations and Field Work

Joint Commission Support Directorate Update - DPMO-JCSD

Break

Challenges in Recovery and Identification of Korean and Cold War Missing - Joint POW Accounting Command

DNA in the Identification Process - Armed Forces DNA Identification Lab

Break 11:30 AM-1:00 PM General Questions and Answers

Family Questions and Answers on General Topics Followed by Closing Remarks - Dr. Kaye Whitley

<<END OF THE PLENARY SESSION ON DAY 2>>

1:00-5:30 PM Case Specific Questions and Answers. One-on-one discussions between families and U.S. Government officials will be conducted in separate breakout rooms. Contact your Casualty Office representative to schedule a time.

1:00-5:00 PM Accounting Information Symposium. This is an informal opportunity for family members to visit displays from various agencies who support the Fullest Possible Accounting effort. Case Specific information will not be discussed at the displays. The following is a listing of the displays available for viewing: • DPMO Display • CILHI Display • AFDIL Display • Archival Research Internet Display

4:15-6:30 PM Korean War Veterans Memorial Tour Bus transportation will be provided. Contact your Service Casualty Office to register.

7:00-9:00 PM Navy Band Sea Chanters Concert Bus transportation will be provided. Contact your Service Casualty Office to register.

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