Breakfast w/Gen Philip Breedlove
January 17 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 am EST
January 17 @ 7:30 am – 9:30 am America/Atlanta
Please join us for our first BENS speaker event of 2024. We are honored to have General Philip Breedlove, USAF (Ret.) speak to us on Wednesday, January 17th, 2024 at The Buckhead Club (3344 Peachtree Rd NE, Unit 2600, Atlanta, GA 30326). You won’t want to miss this amazing opportunity to hear from the former Commander of Supreme Allied Command, Europe, SHAPE, Belgium and Headquarters, US European Command. GEN Breedlove will provide his thoughts and insights on the Russian invasion of Ukraine, the following war, impressions after a year of fighting, and thoughts on what a conclusion to this conflict might be. Please be sure to register for this event HERE. (Insert registration link)
General “Phil” Breedlove joins the Sam Nunn School after retiring as NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Europe and the US European Command Commander. In these capacities he commanded all US and Allied troops in Afghanistan, Kosovo as well as all NATO operations across Europe and the Mediterranean. As a Distinguished Professor, a title he shares with Sam Nunn, he works with faculty, staff and students on security issues and policy, further he facilitates a number of projects, classes and presentations to advance these same thoughts. General Breedlove brings a wealth of both deep and recent experience in our world’s toughest security and policy issues as well as leadership in situations spanning both peace and conflict.
Countering Human Trafficking (San Antonio)
Please join BENS members and guests Wednesday, March 6th, at Club Giraud for a luncheon discussion on countering human trafficking with Austin Shamlin of the Traverse Project. In a December 29, 2023, statement, the White House said more than 27 million people around the world endure the abhorrent abuse of human trafficking and forced labor, including thousands of people right here in the United States. It is a threat to global security, public safety, and human dignity. During National Human Trafficking…
Countering Human Trafficking (Houston)
Please join BENS members and guests Thursday, March 7th, at the Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa for a luncheon discussion on countering human trafficking with Austin Shamlin of the Traverse Project. In a December 29, 2023, statement, the White House said more than 27 million people around the world endure the abhorrent abuse of human trafficking and forced labor, including thousands of people right here in the United States. It is a threat to global security, public safety, and human dignity.…
Discussion with Hiring Our Heroes
Since 2011, Hiring Our Heroes | U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation has worked to create meaningful employment opportunities for transitional service members, veterans, and military spouses. Developing the National Security Workforce continues to be a key priority of BENS work. By providing expertise on human capital strategy, recruitment, and retention we assist the national security community in securing the best talent America has to offer. This is a key opportunity to discuss how we can collaboratively support these workforce challenges.