National Security, Energy and Climate Forum: Challenges and Solutions for the Future

Date: September 30, 2009

Location:
Hilton Crystal City at National Airport
2399 Jefferson Davis Highway

Arlington, VA 22202

Description:

This Wednesday, September 30, 2009 the Pew Project on National Security, Energy and Climate, the Military Officers Association of America (MOAA) and CNA will host the National Security, Energy and Climate Forum: Challenges and Solutions for the Future.  Speakers will discuss how climate change and our energy posture threaten our national security, and how the U.S. Military is preparing to meet these challenges.

WHO:

  • Carol Browner, Director of the White House Office of Energy and Climate Change Policy
  • Kathleen Hicks, Deputy Undersecretary of Defense for Strategy, Plans and Forces
  • Former Senator John Warner (R-VA)
  • Sherri Goodman, Senior Vice President, General Counsel and Board Secretary of CNA
  • Vice Admiral Dennis V. McGinn, USN (Ret.)
  • Vice Admiral Norbert R. Ryan, Jr. USN (Ret), President, Military Officers Association of America
  • Phyllis Cuttino, Director, Pew Project on National Security, Energy and Climate, Pew Charitable Trusts 
  • Senior Representatives from the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine Corps:
    -- AIR FORCE:  Michael F. McGhee, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Energy, Environment, Safety and Occupational Health
    -- ARMY: Tad Davis, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Environment, Safety, and Occupational Health (ESOH)
    -- MARINE CORPS: Elmer W. Ransom, Senior Environmental and Climate Policy Advisor, Commandant of the Marine Corps
    -- NAVY: RDML Dave Titley, Oceanographer & Navigator of the Navy and Director, Task Force Climate Change (TFCC)

WHAT:
National Security, Energy and Climate Forum: Challenges and Solutions for the future

WHEN:
Wednesday, September 30, 2009 from 9 am to 1:30 pm

WHERE:
Hilton Crystal City at National Airport
2399 Jefferson Davis Highway, Arlington, VA

For more information, please contact Brandon MacGillis at 202.887.8830.

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