Defense and Security
- Apr 21, 2015 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
With budgets declining under sequestration and rising international threats, the need for a truly modern, fully-capable Army is more urgent than ever. Yet the current acquisition process is cumbersome, risk adverse, and hampered by burdensome regulation and documentation. Past attempts to improve this system have only added layers of bureaucracy rather than addressing root causes.
- Apr 22, 2015 | 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm
The CSIS Freeman Chair in China Studies cordially invites you to a discussion on Sheila Smith's latest book: Intimate Rivals: Japanese Domestic Politics and a Rising China
- Apr 28, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am
The development of new technologies for unmanned flight and microelectronics in the last two decades has led to an explosion in civil unmanned aerial systems (UAS, commonly known as drones) activity in the U.S.
- Jun 23 - 24, 2015 | 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
The first event in the 2015-2016 PONI Conference Series will be held June 23-24 at Los Alamos National Laboratory in Los Alamos, New Mexico.