Luncheon Discussion w/Major Gen. John Olson, USAF
April 14 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm EDT
April 14 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm EDT
Please join BENS for a luncheon conversation on the U.S. Space Force, data, and artificial intelligence with Major Gen. John Olson, the Mobilization Assistant to the Chief of Space Operations on Friday, April 14th. We will discuss how data and AI are shaping the current and future battlespace as well as strategic competition with China and Russia.
Major Gen. Olson supports the Chief of Space Operations’ responsibility to organize, train, and equip space forces; develop and acquire military space systems; and conduct space operations to advance and protect U.S. and allied interests. Until earlier this year, Major Gen. Olson was the first Chief Data and Artificial Intelligence Officer for the Department of the Air Force, leading both of the Services’ data and AI initiatives in operations, technology, innovation, personnel, mobility, logistics, maintenance, and finance.
Discussion w/Vice Admiral Kevin Lunday
Please join BENS for a luncheon conversation with Vice Adm. Kevin E. Lunday, US Coast Guard Atlantic Area Commander. We will discuss the Coast Guard’s strategic priorities and how they play out daily in the Atlantic Area, which oversees the transit of 58% of imports and 82% of total US maritime commerce through its ports. Vice Adm. Lunday is responsible for directing Coast Guard forces and operations across all mission areas within a geographic region spanning from the Rocky Mountains to…
Lunch w/Hamlet Yousef – San Antonio
Luncheon discussion on Iran with Iranian American and former national security official Hamlet Yousef
Tampa Fall BENS Dining Out
Please join us for our first BENS SE Tampa Fall BENS Dining Out (BDO) for an evening of great food and fellowship at The Tampa Club (101 E Kennedy Blvd, #4200, Tampa, FL 33602). You and your spouse/significant other are cordially invited to this exciting event! Since space is limited, please RSVP as soon as possible. If you have any questions or issues, please let me know. We all look forward to seeing you and your spouse/significant other on October…