Th Center for a New American Security's Seventh Annual Conference will take place on June 12, 2013 at the Willard InterContinental Hotel in Washington, D.C. The conference will focus on Looking Forward: U.S. National Security Beyond the Wars.
On May 21, 2013, Admiral Jonathan W. Greenert, Chief of Naval Operations, will address the U.S. Navy posture in the Asia-Pacific region in a speech entitled "Asia-Pacific Rebalance: Strengthening Regional Maritime Security and Partnerships" at the Willard InterContinental Hotel.
The Center for a New American Security hosted " A Conversation with Senator John S. McCain" at a luncheon on April 18, 2013. In his remarks, Senator McCain outlined an "internationalist" approach to foreign policy and urged the Republican Party to avoid the temptation to "retreat into splendid isolation." He was introduced by CNAS President Richard Fontaine.
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) hosted a discussion featuring current Army Chief of Staff General Raymond Odierno on Friday, April 5, 2013. GEN Odierno discussed how the Army is restructuring itself to meet today's security environment while facing the challenges associated with budget cuts and drawdown from two overseas wars.
The Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security held its annual conference on missile defense on March 12, 2013. The conference prominently featured Senior Advisor and Senior Director of the Asia-Pacific Security Program Dr. Patrick Cronin in a panel discussion on msissle defenses with former USFK Commander Skip Sharp. Click here to watch panel discussion.
On February 12, CNAS hosted an event with the U.S. Senate Global Internet Freedom Caucus to explore the major issues affecting Internet governance in 2013, including the outcome of the recent World Conference on International Telecommunications in Dubai and the increasing divisiveness over the role of governments in regulating the Internet.
On Monday, January 28, the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) hosted a roundtable discussion on the security situation in Nigeria featuring Assistant Secretary of State for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor Michael H. Posner.
The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) hosted a discussion with Lieutenant General Michael T. Flynn, USA, Director of the Defense Intelligence Agency, on Thursday, January 17, 2013. LTG Flynn discussed defense intelligence in a rapidly changing global environment, his strategic vision for the Defense Intelligence Agency and the future of intelligence partnerships.
The Center for a New American Security celebrated the holiday season on Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at its annual holiday party. Click here to view photos from the party.
On November 27, the German Marshall Fund of the United States (GMF) and the Center for a New American Security (CNAS) hosted an event to release a new report that addresses a key opportunity for the second Obama administration: building closer partnerships with Brazil, India, Indonesia and Turkey to strengthen the international order.