Defense One Announces Speakers for November 14 Summit

Defense One Announces Speakers for November 14 Summit 
WASHINGTON, DC  -- (Marketwired) -- 10/24/13 --  Atlantic Media's
newest brand, Defense One, which provides national security news,
analysis, and ideas, announced today an initial list of speakers for
the November 14th Defense One Summit in Washington, D.C. 
Confirmed speakers include: 


 
--  Mr. Robert F. Hale, Under Secretary of Defense (Comptroller)
 

 
--  Ms. Elizabeth A. McGrath, Deputy Chief Management Officer, Department of
    Defense 
 

 
--  Dr. Arati Prabhakar, Director, Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency
    (DARPA)
 

 
--  Mr. Peter Singer, Director of the Center for 21st Century Security &
    Intelligence at Brookings
 

 
--  Lt. Gen. Keith Walker, Deputy Commanding General, Futures, US Army
    Training and Doctrine Command
 

 
--  Lt. Gen. Terry Wolff, Director, Strategic Plans and Policy, Joint Staff

 
At this invitation-only event, more than 350 senior national security
leaders and stakeholders will discuss the unprecedented
transformation of defense strategy and operations. Prompted by a
series of provocative questions in one-on-one interviews and
main-stage addresses, speakers will debate big ideas and share their
diverse insights into the most pressing issues shaping U.S. defense
strategy.  
Today's announcement highlights the first wave of speakers confirmed
to participate with additional speakers to be announced at a later
date. The event's moderators include CBS News' White House
Correspondent, Major Garrett, CNN's Pentagon Correspondent, Barbara
Starr, and Al Jazeera America's Jamie Tarabay along with Defense
One's Executive Editor, Kevin Baron and Associate Editor/Senior
Reporter, Stephanie Gaskell.  
The full-day Defense One Summit will convene on November 14, 2013 at
the Grand Hyatt in Washington D.C. For more information, speaker
updates, and to request an invitation to attend, please visit
DefenseOne.com/summit or follow on Twitter @DefenseOne with hashtag
#DefOneSummit.  
Current underwriters of the Defense One Summit include Northrop
Grumman, PwC, and Booz Allen Hamilton with additional sponsorship
opportunities available at all levels. Contact Associate Publisher of
Defense One, Katie Taplett at ktaplett@defenseone.c
om for
information.  
About Defense One  
DEFENSE ONE is a new digital and events media brand informing the
U.S. defense and national security leadership community by delivering
news, breaking analysis, and ideas on the topics and trends defining
the future of defense and national security. Produced by Government
Executive Media Group of Atlantic Media, Defense One offers new
voices and innovative, fearless commentary while providing national
security leaders, influential professionals, stakeholders, and
interested citizens across the defense spectrum with the information
that they need to know.  
About Atlantic Media 
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