June 03, 2021

Deputy Secretary of Defense Kathleen Hicks to Join 2021 CNAS National Security Conference​

Washington, June 2, 2021 — Today, CNAS announced that Kathleen Hicks, Deputy Secretary of Defense, will join the CNAS 2021 National Security Conference. Ms. Hicks will be the featured speaker in a fireside chat with CNAS CEO Richard Fontaine during the opening session of the conference, which begins at 11:00 a.m. ET on Tuesday, June 8. The opening session will feature a series of conversations with members of the CNAS community, expert guests, and leading policymakers about America’s changing foreign policy landscape and the need for a new national security vision. The conference, A New American Security, will continue to explore these challenges and ideas over four days of engaging panels and live events with CNAS experts and guest speakers.

For more information or media inquiries, contact Shai Korman at comms@cnas.org.