January 16, 2014

Video: Investing in Innovation: R&D and the Future of the Defense-Industrial Base

Wesley G. Bush, Chairman, CEO and President of Northrop Grumman Corp., discusses federal R&D spending and the future of the defense-industrial base. Following his remarks, there was a panel discussion with Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense, Dr. Hunter Rawlings, president of the Association of American Universities, and Dr. Brian Fitzgerald, chief executive officer at the Business-Higher Education Forum. The panel was moderated by Michèle Flournoy, Co-Chair of the Board of Directors at CNAS.