The Center for a New American Security (CNAS) hosted an evening event on Tuesday, January 31, 2012, to celebrate its Fifth Anniversary and to commemorate five years of promoting strong, pragmatic and principled national security and defense policies. The evening celebration featured a remarkable lineup of speakers, including a keynote address by General Martin E. Dempsey, the 18th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff.
CNAS also honored Dr. William Perry, former Secretary of Defense, for his extraordinary career as a public servant, strategist, business leader and scholar as well as for his role as the founding Chairman of the CNAS Board of Directors. Click here to read testimonials about Dr. Perry from his friends and colleagues.
Featured Speakers Included:
The Honorable Richard L. Armitage
President, Armitage International
Founding Member, CNAS Board of Directors
The Honorable Dr. Ashton B. Carter
Deputy Secretary of Defense, United States Department of Defense
The Honorable Dr. Richard J. Danzig
Chairman, CNAS Board of Directors
General Martin E. Dempsey
18th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Nathaniel C. Fick
Chief Executive Officer, Center for a New American Security
The Honorable Michele A. Flournoy
Under Secretary of Defense for Policy, United States Department of Defense
Co-Founder, Center for a New American Security
Dr. John A. Nagl
President, Center for a New American Security
The Honorable Dr. William J. Perry
Founding Chairman, CNAS Board of Directors
CNAS would like to thank MEP for its generous support of this event.