Adaptive Planning and Execution (APEX) is the ability to create and revise military plans rapidly and systematically, as circumstances require. ICF International supports the ongoing transformation of U.S. military forces and Doctrine, Organization, Training, Materiel, Leadership, Personnel, Facilities, and Policy (DOTMLPF-P) capabilities development for Joint Deployment and Force Projection. ICF assists with research, analysis, planning, and enterprise integration management of existing and new Command and Control (C2) capabilities, specifically Adaptive Planning and Execution. ICF interfaced with the Joint Planning and Execution Community (JPEC) and Joint Concept Development and Experimentation community to create robust and executable concepts and linkages and roadmaps integrated with current planning operations.
ICF conducts studies and provides the following: concept, definition, and related documentation to support the results of planning studies; analyses and research, simulation, technological assessment; and perform related tasks in support of Joint/Service experiments and technology demonstrations. We contribute to the development of recommendations, the implementation and refinement of a governance structure to execute U.S. Join Forces Command's (JFCOM) role as the functional sponsor of AP. Identifying, analyzing and recommending changes to doctrine, policy, training and education curricula, and guidance documents relating/impacting AP and APEX. Assisting in developing APEX measures of effectiveness/performance.