Virtual Breakthrough Energy Presentation
September 20, 2022 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm EDT
September 20, 2022 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm EDT
A forward-leaning conversation on U.S. energy security with experts from the clean energy accelerator, Breakthrough Energy. Founded by Bill Gates, Breakthrough Energy is transforming how the world considers, invests, and scales energy projects around the world. Affiliated experts Trevor Houser and John Larsen, who are also partners with the consulting firm Rhodium Group, will be on-hand to offer BENS members their blue-chip analysis and perspective on America’s transition to a net-zero economy.
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.