Discussion w/Gen. John “Jay” Raymond, USSF (Ret.)
May 11 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
May 11 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm America/DC
Please join BENS COO, retired Army Brigadier General Tom Cosentino for an important conversation virtually with General John “Jay” Raymond, USSF (Ret.), Former and First Chief of Space Operations, U.S. Space Force.
Gen. John W. “Jay” Raymond was the 1st Chief of Space Operations of the U.S. Space Force. As Chief, he served as the senior uniformed Space Force officer responsible for the organization, training and equipping of all organic and assigned space forces serving in the United States and overseas. As a member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, the Chief of Space Operations and other service chiefs function as military advisers to the Secretary of Defense, National Security Council and the President.
Lunch Discussion on the AUKUS Agreement – San Antonio
Join us for a luncheon discussion on the AUKUS Agreement with former US Naval Attache to Australia, Captain Matthew Ort, USN (Ret.). AUKUS is an acronym for the trilateral security pact between Australia, the United Kingdom, and the United States, announced on 15 September 2021 for the Indo-Pacific region. Under the pact, the US and the UK will assist Australia in acquiring nuclear-powered submarines. The pact also includes cooperation on advanced cyber mechanisms, artificial intelligence and autonomy, quantum technologies, undersea capabilities, hypersonic and counter-hypersonic, electronic warfare, innovation, and information sharing. The pact will focus on military…
Lunch with General David Petraeus
Luncheon discussion on the evolution of warfare with GEN David Petraeus USA (Ret.)
SE Holiday Social
Please join us for a festive evening with friends, fellowship, great food, and an open bar. Please bring your significant other and a prospective member. Space is limited, so please RSVP as soon as possible to reserve your spot! We are pleased to offer this event at no cost thanks to the generosity of a few BENS Members.