There Will Be Two Maritime Security Dialogue Speakers in October
Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson will participate in the Maritime Security Dialogue series on 3 October at 1000. Admiral Richardson will engage in a discussion facilitated by me and after which he will take questions.
Admiral Kurt W. Tidd, Commander, United States Southern Command, will join us on 18 October at 1000. As with the CNO, Admiral Tidd will entertain questions from the floor.
Both engagements will be held at the Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), 1616 Rhode Island Ave. NW, Washington DC. Admission is free. To register, go to: usni.org/events.
The Naval Institute and CSIS cosponsor this series, which is made possible with support from Huntington Ingalls Industries and Lockheed Martin.
International Navies Essay Contest Delivers Prize Winners & More
A plank in our new Strategic Plan is to increase outreach and engagement with international navies and their leaders. The International Navies Essay Contest, sponsored with Leonardo Finmeccanica, is a critical element in this effort. The winners in this year’s contest are: