February 23, 2016 Maintaining a fully manned and dynamic workforce is a key component of military readiness. While much of the force readiness conversation is focused on the warfighters themselves, equally important is developing and sustaining the talent that provides the military with the infrastructure to accomplish its missions. Join us as we discuss manpower and talent required to support the warfighter and their influence on shaping force readiness.
February 10, 2016 The government’s current IT trajectory is not sustainable, and DOD and other agencies must modernize their systems. Join Defense One and Nextgov for a live conversation around the future of defense and federal IT on Wednesday, February 10.
January 21, 2016 Join Defense One as we engage military leaders in a discussion on building a military and maintaining total force readiness in the next decades. We will explore "new front line" areas of cyber and the integration of women into all military jobs among other areas shaping force readiness in the next decades.
December 16, 2015 On December 16, Nextgov will sit down with former and current CIOs, oversight leaders and other policy experts to discuss FITARA’s current status across government and future evolutions now that a policy foundation has been laid.
December 15, 2015 Cyber professionals are at the core of solving or at least curbing increasingly aggressive cyber-attacks on agencies and their personnel. But who are these cyber professionals – and how will they solve the ever-increasing targeted attacks that are constant in headline news?
December 7, 2015 On December 7th, Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson sits down for a candid conversation with Defense One about the spread of threats from the battlefield to the homefront, and how DHS is working together with the Pentagon, intelligence community and other law enforcement agencies to fight the war on terrorism, stand up cyber defenses, secure U.S. borders and tackle other issues.
November 2, 2015 At the third annual Defense One Summit, top global security officials from the military and beyond will gather to discuss how they are keeping up with threats that stretch from the battlefield to the homeland.
October 13, 2015 In this ever changing environment, what kinds of security challenges and threat actors will the U.S. Army face? How should the Army adapt to these challenges? Join Defense One as we address these questions and more on October 13.
October 6, 2015 In 2010, the DOD launched the Better Buying Power initiative in an effort to simply and improve its acquisition of products and services. In April of 2015, Pentagon acquisition head Frank Kendall released the updated, Better Buying Power 3.0, which renews focus on long-term R&D and achieving dominant capabilities through technical excellence and encouraging private sector innovation. The renewed initiative will focus on long term investments such as cybersecurity, big data, advanced computing, robotics, and other investments to maintain U.S. technological superiority. After five years and three iterations of Better Buying Power, what is the "State of Defense Acquisition"?
September 29, 2015 Defense One and Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America will once again team up to produce “Veterans: The New Battleground," an event featuring top leaders and experts on the most urgent issues facing veterans. This event will continue dialogue and drill down into impact areas affecting veterans.