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Last week, the 8th Air Force and Joint-Global Strike Operations Center welcomed a delegation from BENS. During their visit, the delegation received briefings on the center’s history and operational missions. Additionally, they toured the Barksdale Global Power Museum and observed a hands-on demonstration of a B-52 weapons load.

Washington, DC Members and Friends participated in a conversation at with Dr. Philipp Rösler, Former Vice – Chancellor of Germany, Advisor to Board Member, Acronis AG, and Vice Chairman of BoG, Constructor University. Dr. Philipp Rösler discussed Cyber-Protection in the Geo-Political World of Today.

On Monday, April 15th, BENS hosted Eliav Benjamin, Deputy Chief of Mission at the Embassy of Israel in Washington DC. Just 24 hours after Iran’s unprecedented attack on Israel, DCM Benjamin provided insights into Israel’s considerations for its response. He also offered updates on the evolving situation in Israel and Gaza, including discussions on Israel’s strategic approach, security concerns, and political implications.

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Event Recap – May 13, 2024

On May 2nd General Kenneth F. McKenzie, Jr. USMC (Ret.), former CENTCOM Commander joined BENS Boston members for a discussion on the Middle East. General McKenzie gave an in-depth overview of where the…

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BENS Member,  Ben Cheatham

On April 11th, BENS member Ben Cheatham, VP Microsoft, participated on a panel at Duke’s Sanford School of Public Policy on April 11th. The panel was titled: The Role of AI in National Security…

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Six BENS members

Six BENS members were selected and participated in the National Security Forum (NSF) at the Air War College. The National Security Forum specifically aims to foster a deeper understanding among civilian community…

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