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Defense Forum Washington 2014


Defense Forum Washington will take place December 4, 2014 at the Newseum - Knight Conference Center in Washington, DC.

The Knight Conference Center at the Newseum is conveniently located between the U.S. Capitol and the White House on historic Pennsylvania Ave. and just one block from the National Mall.

Physical Address
555 Pennsylvania Ave., N.W. Washington, DC 2001

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Defense Forum Washington 2014 will be held at the Knight Conference Center at the Newseum in Washington, DC.  

Registration is required to attend the 2014 Defense Forum Washington.

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            Printer Friendly Schedule

            Thursday, December 4, 2014
            TimeTitle
            10:00AM - 10:30AMRegistration and Coffee
            10:30AM - 10:40AMWelcoming Remarks: VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.), CEO, U.S. Naval Institute
            10:40AM - 12:00PMSea Service Briefing
            12:00PM - 12:30PMLunch
            12:45PM - 1:15PMSpeaker
            • Featured Speaker: Representative J. Randy Forbes (R -VA), Member, Armed Services Committee and Judiciary Committee and Chairman, House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces (Invited)
            1:15PM - 2:00PMSpeaker
            • Featured Speaker: Mr. Ronald O'Rourke, Naval Affairs Specialist, Congressional Research Service (Confirmed)
            2:00PM - 2:15PMBreak
            2:15PM - 2:45PMSpeaker
            2:45PM - 3:15PMSpeaker
            3:15PM - 3:20PMClosing Remarks: VADM Peter H. Daly, USN (Ret.), CEO, U.S. Naval Institute

            RADM Kevin M. Donegan, USN

            Panelist

            Acting Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Operations, Plans, and Strategy

            (Confirmed)

            Senator Kelly Ayotte (R - NH)

            Featured Speaker

            Member, Armed Services Committee, Budget Committee and Subcommittee on Seapower

            (Invited)

            Senator Richard Blumenthal (D - CT)

            Featured Speaker

            Member, Armed Services Committee and Subcommittee on Seapower

            (Invited)

            Representative J. Randy Forbes (R -VA)

            Featured Speaker

            Member, Armed Services Committee and Judiciary Committee and Chairman, House Armed Services Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces

            (Invited)

            LtGen Kenneth J. Glueck Jr., USMC

            Panelist

            Deputy Commandant for Combat Development and Integration

            (Invited)

            VADM Charles D. Michel, USCG

            Panelist

            Deputy Commandant for Operations

            (Invited)

            Mr. Ronald O'Rourke

            Featured Speaker

            Naval Affairs Specialist, Congressional Research Service

            (Confirmed)

            The U.S. Naval Institute is grateful to our sponsors
            for their generous support to Defense Forum Washington 2014.

            Sponsor
            Lockheed Martin

            Lockheed Martin

            Textron Systems

            Textron Systems

            USAA

            USAA


             
             

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            Defense Forum Washington 2014

            Thu, 2014-12-04

            Newseum - Knight Conference Center

            Defense Forum Washington will take place December 4, 2014 at the Newseum - Knight Conference Center in Washington, DC.

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