May 2014 Luncheon – Major General Walton

Cyber Engagement and Building Partner Capacity

Walton

Date: Tuesday 13 May 2014….1100 Checkin….1130 Buffet

Speaker: Major General Walton - Commanding General, 311th Signal   Command (Theater) , and USARPAC G-6

Preregistration: Closes Friday 9 May 1600

Place: Ft Shafter, Hale Ikena Club

Cost: $14.00 all Members who Preregister

$17.00 all Non Members

$17.00 walkins based on space availability

Major General Walton assumed command of the 311th Signal Command (Theater) on August 15, 2012. His command covers all facets of Army communications within the Pacific Region, comprised of the 1st and 516th Signal Brigades, while also serving as the USARPAC, Deputy Chief of Staff, G-6.

Major General James T. Walton was commissioned on July 29, 1977 in the US Army and entered active duty on August 28, 1977. His Army principal staff assignments while on active duty have been as Project Officer in the Directorate of Combat Developments at the US Army Signal Center and School, Fort Gordon, Georgia; Staff Officer assigned to the US Army Communications-Electronics Engineering Installation Agency Detachment, Seoul, Korea; Project Engineer and Engineering Plans Officer with the Instrumentation Command, US Army Combat Developments Experimentation Center at Fort Ord and Fort Hunter Liggett, California.

In August of 1983, Major General Walton left active duty and joined the US Army Reserve, fulfilling the following duties: Training Officer, 91st Division, Fort Baker, California; Inspector General of the 187th Infantry Brigade (Separate), Fort Devens, Massachusetts; Signal Officer for the 167th Corps Support Group, Manchester, New Hampshire, 176th Medical Brigade in Garden Grove, California and 2nd Medical Brigade in San Pablo, California; Chief of Internal Review, 70th Regional Support Command in Seattle, Washington; and Chief of Staff, 63rd Regional Readiness Command, Los Alamitos, California.

He has previously commanded the 1001st Civil Preparedness Support Detachment in Maynard, Massachusetts; 6th Battalion, 104th Division, Camp Parks, Dublin, California; 1397th Transportation Terminal Brigade on Mare Island in Vallejo, California; Deputy Commanding General, 63rd Regional Support Command, Moffett Field, Mountain View, California; Commanding General, 335th Signal Command (Theater) (Provisional) and USARCENT G-6 at Camp Arifjan, Kuwait. His most previous assignment was Director, Chief Integration Office, Office of the Army Chief Information Officer/G-6.

Major General Walton has a Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Electrical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Operations Research from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He holds an MBA from the University of California at Berkeley and a Master of Strategic Studies from the US Army War College.

His military education includes Signal Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, Senior Transportation Officer Qualification Course, United States Army Command and General Staff College, United States Army War College. His awards and decorations include the Legion of Merit and the Meritorious Service Medal with three Oak Leaf Clusters.

Registration is Closed

If you have any difficulties with this process you may contact by email or phone:
ken.wiecking@twtelecom.com, Ken’s Phone at 441-8524
barry.fong@twtelecom.com, Barry’s phone at 441-8565.

When you register, please give your name, the names of any guests (as separate RSVPs on the web site) and your contact email or phone number. Please RSVP no later than the Friday before the event at 1600.

Notes:
1. Seating for late registered and/or walk-in persons is not assured but we will do our best to assist.
2. RSVPs for this event as for all others must be considered as your commitment to pay unless the reservation is cancelled prior to the Friday 7 Mar, 1600 hours deadline.
3. We have initiated actions to recover luncheon costs from those who have reserved/registered for an event but then do not appear and pay at the luncheon, i.e. a “No Show”. We regret that we take such measures but whether you show or not, we must pay the club based on the head count we provide the club on the reservation deadline. That count is based entirely on the RSVP which each of you give us and which is your commitment to pay. We know you understand our position.
4. Attendees are not permitted to photograph, record, or videotape any portion of the AFCEA Hawai`i Luncheon Presentation. Failure to comply with this policy shall result in confiscation of devices or material, removal of the individual(s) and administrative action under government guidelines. Attendees understand that AFCEA Hawai`i and authorized Speaker representatives may conduct interviews and take photographs and/or audio/video tape any portion of the Luncheon. These photographs, videos and recordings are for use by AFCEA Hawai`i and the Speaker only.