XX Annual Strategy Conference

Strategic Implications of Emerging Technologies

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Keynote Address - Commandant's Lecture Series

Dr. John Parmentola, Army Director for Research and Laboratory Management
Small Video | Large Video | PowerPoint Slides

Afternoon Keynote Address

Mr. Peter Wilson, RAND
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Lunch Presentation - The Electromagnetic Gun and its Strategic Implications

Dr. Harry Fair, Institute for Advanced Technology, University of Texas
Small Video | Large Video | PowerPoint Slides

Lunch Presentation - Physics for Presidents and other World Leaders

Dr. Richard A. Muller
Small Video | Large Video | PowerPoint Slides

Panel I - Biotechnologies: Genetic Engineering and Molecular Biology

Chair - Dr. Robert Kokoska
Small Video | Large Video | PowerPoint Slides

Dr. Christopher MacDonald
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Ms. Lisa Swan
Small Video | Large Video | PowerPoint Slides

Panel II - Nanotechnologies and National Security

Chair - Mr. Kevin Cogan
Small Video | Large Video | PowerPoint Slides

Dr. James Murday
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Mr. William Parker
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Dr. David Bishop
Small Video | Large Video | PowerPoint Slides

Panel III - Robotics and Contemporary/Future Warfare

Chair - Mr. Robert C. Barnes
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Dr. John Schuster
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Dr. Peter Singer
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Dr. Robert Finkelstein
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Panel IV - Artificial Intelligence and Defense Strategy

Chair - Mr. William Doll
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Dr. Christopher Coker
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Dr. Brian Shaw
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Panel V - Alternative Energies and America's Security

Chair - Dr. Douglas Johnson II
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Mr. Joseph Sartiano
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Mr. Jerry Warner
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Dr. David Kreutzer
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Mr. Erik Kreil
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Panel VI - Implications for Defense Policymakers

Chair - Dr. Steven Metz

COL Robert C. Johnson, Mr. William Doll, Mr. Kevin Cogan, Mr. Leonid I. Polyakov
Full Panel Small Video | Full Panel Large Video | Polyakov PowerPoint Slides

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About the Conference
Each year, approximately two hundred participants engage in collegial debate concerning some of the most pressing and perplexing national security issues of the day. Panels are comprised of three to five distinguished experts who frame the discussion and facilitate a spirited Q&A session. The event is open to the public and all are invited to attend.
Conference Fees
While all attendees must register, the conference is free to attend. Optional catered social events require a paid reservation. For additional information, please see the conference registration page.
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XXIV Conference
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Rebalancing the Instruments of National Power 2008 Conference
18th Annual Strategy Conference