Washington, DC – US Military Strength: A Conversation with Mr. Dakota Wood
March 31, 2022 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm EDT
March 31, 2022 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT
Please join BENS for a conversation on Thursday, March 31st as we host Mr. Dakota Wood, Senior Research Fellow, Defense Programs, Center for National Defense, Davis Institute for National Security and Foreign Policy. Dakota is the originator and editor of The Heritage Foundation’s Index of U.S. Military Strength. Dakota will discuss the U.S. military’s current state and its ability to perform its missions in today’s complex security.
MEMBERS ONLY – Lunch with General Ray
Members only introductory luncheon with new BENS President and CEO, General Timothy M. Ray, USAF (Ret.)
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…