January 17, 2017 Defense One welcomes the Navy's top officer, Admiral John Richardson, chief of naval operations and member of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, for an exclusive live interview with Executive Editor Kevin Baron. The U.S. Navy already is being asked to perform more missions in more places and at a greater pace than anyone expected just few years ago. With President-elect Donald Trump promising to expand the military, and perhaps asking for additional naval operations spanning from the Middle East to China's doorstep, we'll examine what the CNO wants for the Navy today and tomorrow. Come join the conversation and hear Adm. Richardson lay out his vision and requirements for the Navy, as a new president takes office, a new Congress begins, and the old Washington gets back to business.
December 15, 2016 Over the past two years, how has FITARA transformed the federal IT landscape? At this event we'll discuss FITARA's impact thus far on government, how agencies responded to it and Congress' role in ensuring the government improves its IT operations.
December 8, 2016 In the wake of several high-profile events at the intersection of technology, privacy, encryption and national security, a nationwide conversation is necessary. Is there a balance between an increasingly privacy-conscious public who favor technologies like encryption, and security-conscious law enforcement agencies, who fear encryption is making their jobs exponentially more difficult in this Internet of Things era? In this event, we’ll discuss how policy could shape the technological landscape in the coming years. Find out on December 8 while enjoying a cocktail!
December 8, 2016 HCaTS features broad scope and flexible contracting options. It gives agencies direct purchasing power through both a delegated procurement authority, providing access to more than 100 of the most sought-after private sector firms that will conduct customized training and development, human capital and organizational performance improvement services. Join us on December 8 to learn how our panelists plan to use this new contract vehicle to address their human capital challenges.
December 7, 2016 This digital viewcast will feature interviews with Navigator Awards winners about their collaborative skills, leadership styles and innovative programs. We'll highlight what made these leaders, teams and programs so successful, as well as how these lessons can be applied to state, county and municipal governments across the country.
December 6, 2016 While Secretary Ash Carter's controversial push to link the Department of Defense with the tech sector has forged the path of recreating defense information technology, a pivotal step in this IT transformation has been the push for digital - a prime example being the creation of the Defense Digital Service, led by some of the country's top tech talent. During this event, we'll talk with tech leaders across the defense space to explore the work being done within the Defense Department and Intelligence Community to bring effective change through modernization efforts and harness promising technologies to tackle national security challenges.
December 6, 2016 On December 6, Defense One will sit with scientists, engineers and even flying car makers who are building next-generation experimental aircraft that could propel us toward a new Jetsons reality. And we'll talk to the decision-makers behind the scenes to discuss how the next generation of helicopters will get into the air and what this means for the future of national security.
November 30, 2016 Technology is changing the way government interacts with the citizens it serves, offering new tools, techniques, and frameworks. On November 30, we'll explore these changing dynamics and take a look at case studies from agencies and teams who have transformed the way their services are designed, delivered, and perceived, all with an eye towards championing their customers — the citizens and people who use their services.
November 17, 2016 Join Defense One on Thursday, November 17, for the 4th Annual Defense One Summit as global security leaders gather to explore three main themes — Crisis, Conflict, and Continuity — as the American presidency shifts to a new commander in chief.
November 16, 2016 Great ideas are hard to conceive, but they are even harder to take from the abstract, successfully execute and make them reality. Over the past several months Route Fifty has sought out and profiled 50 leaders and teams in state and local government who have demonstrated the ability to implement a great idea that improves public sector services and the communities they serve. Join Route Fifty for a live ceremony announcing the 10 winners of the Route Fifty Navigator Awards.