Defense and Security
- Nov 30, 2015 | 8:30 am - 9:30 am
Despite the recently enacted two-year budget deal that raises the budget caps for defense, many long-term challenges remain unresolved in DoD’s budget: a looming bow wave of modernization programs, a dependence on supplemental war funding, higher personnel costs, and increasing demands for readiness funding.
- Dec 1, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Join us to hear perspectives from the Asia-Pacific region on the prospects for emerging U.S. security partnerships in Southeast Asia.
- Dec 1, 2015 | 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Opening remarks by:
Daniel F. Runde
Director, Project on Prosperity and Development, and William A. Schreyer Chair in Global Analysis, CSIS
Panel discussion featuring:
Chairman, CEO, and President, Ethan Allen Interiors, Inc.
- Dec 2, 2015 | 9:00 am - 10:30 am
This event will focus on the implications of the budget caps on the defense industrial base and what the future of funding and competition will look like. With today’s constrained and unpredictable budget environment, DoD must take into account the effects on firms and how to best support them during these times.
- Dec 4, 2015 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
A discussion of key issues affecting the future scope of missile defense efforts, including prospects for countering missiles “left-of-launch,” reengagement decisions, alternate means of engagement, integration with offensive forces, and improving the missile defense cost curve.
- Dec 7, 2015 | 10:40 am - 12:00 pm
This event will focus on the implications of the fact that defense-focused firms depend on capital markets for resources and confront choices about how to deploy their capital.
- Dec 8 - 10, 2015 | 6:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Session 1: Myanmar after the General Election
- Dec 9 - 10, 2015 | 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
The third event in the 2015-2016 PONI Conference Series will be held December 9-10 at CSIS in Washington, DC.
- Dec 9, 2015 | 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Please join CSIS and USNI for a conversation with Vice Admiral Bill Moran, USN. VADM Moran is the Chief of Naval Personnel and Deputy Chief of Naval Operations for Manpower, Personnel, Training, and Education. This discussion will cover a broad range of personnel challenges the Navy faces today and tomorrow.