Please join us for a conversation on the state of defense acquisition with the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics (AT&L), the honorable Frank Kendall.
Author, China's Economy: What Everyone Needs to Know (Oxford, April 2016);
Founder, Gavekal Dragonomics
Under Secretary of State for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs
Adjunct Senior Fellow, Council on Foreign Relations
First-Ever Special Representative to Muslim Communities, U.S. State Department
Administrator, Energy Information Administration (EIA)
Director and Senior Fellow, CSIS Energy and National Security Program
Russia's ongoing military operations in Ukraine and Syria present an evolving challenge for analysts and observers. The perception of novelty in the Russian approach to achieving military effect sparked a fashion in the West for referring to "hybrid warfare" or a "Gerasimov doctrine" - two concepts unrecognizable in Russia.
Join the CSIS Global Food Security Project and international development community thought leaders to explore how recent technological advances can help to create a more food-secure world.
A discussion with:
Professor Joseph S. Nye, Jr.
Author of Soft Power and The Future of Power
Doug Arent Executive Director,
Joint Institute for Strategic Energy Analysis (JISEA)
Director and Senior Fellow,
CSIS Energy and National Security Program
Senior Advocate, Women & Girls, Refugees International