David Spirk, Chief Data Officer (CDO), Department of Defense
April 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am - 11:15 am EDT
April 21, 2021 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am EDT
BENS Virtual Discussion with Mr. David Spirk, Chief Data Officer (CDO), Department of Defense. David is responsible for strengthening data management across the DoD and accelerating the transition to a data-centric culture. Additionally, he oversees implementation of DoD’s modernization strategy. Part of the strategy includes collaborating more closely with industry and non-DOD mission partners to better focus IT investments to take advantage of the department’s massive — but decentralized — troves of data.
Atlanta FBI Visit w/SAC Keri Farley
Join us for a small Southeast regional trip to visit our friends at the Atlanta FBI. We are honored and excited for the FBI team to host us and for the new FBI Special Agent in Charge (SAC), SAC Keri Farley to speak with our group on Wednesday, March 29, 2023 from 11:30 am – 1:30 pm at the Atlanta FBI Headquarters. SAC Farley will discuss an overall threat landscape for the FBI and the Atlanta area. SAC Farley joined…
Discussion with Lt. Gen. David Bellon, USMC
Please join BENS for a luncheon conversation with Lt. Gen. David Bellon, Commander, Marine Forces Reserve and Marine Forces South, on Thursday, March 30th. We will discuss the U.S. Marine Corps’ dramatic modernization under the Commandant’s Force Design 2030. As part of Force Design, Gen. David H. Berger, Commandant of the Marine Corps, called for sweeping changes “to meet the principal challenges facing the institution: effectively playing our role as the nation’s naval expeditionary force-in-readiness, while simultaneously modernizing.” Lt. Gen.…
Dinner w/Major General Ed Thomas
BENS Chicago members will host Major General Ed Thomas, Commander, USAF Recruiting Services, for a plated dinner at the Chicago Club. The Discussion objective is USAF talent recruitment and retention. For attendance and registration information, please contact Natalie Callone at NCallone@bens.org.