BENS Conversation with BENS discussion with Troy A. Miller, Acting Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP)
November 11, 2021 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EST
November 11, 2021
BENS conversation with Troy A. Miller, Acting Commissioner, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). With more than 60,000 employees and a budget of over $15 billion, U.S. Customs and Border Protection, CBP, is one of the world’s largest law enforcement organizations and is charged with keeping terrorists and their weapons out of the U.S. while facilitating lawful international travel and trade. Mr. Miller will discuss CBP’s three core missions — counterterrorism, border security, and trade enforcement — while facilitating $4 trillion in trade and facilitating travel of over 410 million people through ports of entry.
Dinner Discussion on Modernizing the Army’s Industrial Base with General Daly, Materiel Command
Please join BENS for dinner and a discussion with Gen. Edward M. Daly, USA, Commanding General of Army Materiel Command, at Steak 48 on July 21 for a conversation on the Department’s largest modernization project in more than four decades. The Army is investing $16 billion over 15 years in its organic industrial base, bolstering…
US Military Strength and Readiness with Dakota Wood
BENS DC hosts Mr. Dakota Wood, editor of The Heritage Foundation’s Index of U.S. Military Strength, for a discussion of the military’s current state and its ability to perform its mission in today’s complex security environment.
Virtual Discussion with Jen Easterly, Director, Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA)
Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) Director Jen Easterly will join BENS members for a virtual discussion on the importance of preparing for an imminent cyberattack and how more frequent cyberattacks should be considered the “new normal” for U.S. companies and individuals.