Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel to Speak at “Defense Innovation Days” Event
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
The event is hosted by the Southeastern New England Defense Industry Alliance (SENEDIA) and will focus on the future of innovation and technology in the defense arena.
Key speakers will include Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel; Governor Lincoln Chafee; Senator Jack Reed; Senator Sheldon Whitehouse; Frank Kendall, Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology & Logistics (AT&L); Vice Admiral Jan Tighe, U.S. Navy, Commander, U.S. Fleet Cyber Command; and Rear Admiral Matthew Klunder, U.S. Navy, Chief of Naval Research, among many others.
"Defense Innovation Days" will begin on September 3 at 12:30 pm at the Newport Marriott.