Speakers

Richard Fontaine

Richard Fontaine

Chief Executive Officer, CNAS
Michele Flournoy

Michèle Flournoy

Chair, Board of Directors, CNAS

Michael J. Zak

Member, Board of Directors, CNAS

Paul Scharre

Vice President and Director of Studies, CNAS

Carrie Cordero

Robert M. Gates Senior Fellow, CNAS

Lisa Curtis

Senior Fellow and Director, Indo-Pacific Security Program, CNAS

Ilan Goldenberg

Senior Fellow and Director, Middle East Security Program, CNAS

Andrea Kendall-Taylor

Senior Fellow and Director, Transatlantic Security Program, CNAS

Katherine L. Kuzminski

Senior Fellow and Director, Military, Veterans, and Society Program, CNAS

Stacie Pettyjohn

Senior Fellow and Director, Defense Program, CNAS

James L. Anderson

Special Assistant, Office of the Secretary, Department of Veterans Affairs

Jason Bartlett

Research Assistant, Energy, Economics, and Security Program, CNAS

Stephen Biegun

Fmr. U.S. Deputy Secretary of State

Jake Brooke

Participant, The Pitch

Rachel Brooks

Participant, The Pitch

Jamil Brown

Participant, The Pitch

Kurt Campbell

Coordinator for Indo-Pacific Affairs, National Security Council

Chris Dougherty

Senior Fellow, Defense Program, CNAS

Steven Erlanger

Chief Diplomatic Correspondent in Europe, The New York Times

Eric Fanning

President and CEO, Aerospace Industries Association

Yaya J. Fanusie

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Energy, Economics and Security Program, CNAS

Eddie Fishman

Adjunct Fellow, Energy, Economics, & Security Program, CNAS

Michael Fullilove

Executive Director, Lowy Institute

Bishop Garrison

Senior Advisor to the Secretary of Defense for Human Capital and Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Anne Gearan

White House Correspondent, The Washington Post

Susan B. Glasser

Staff Writer, The New Yorker

Vijay Gokhale

Fmr. Indian Foreign Secretary

Mike Green

Senior Vice President for Asia and Japan Chair, CSIS

John Grover

Participant, The Pitch

Andrew Hanna

Participant, The Pitch

Harry Harris

Former U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Korea

Kathleen Hicks

Deputy Secretary of Defense

Tina Huang

Policy Program Manager, Stanford Institute for Human-Centered Artificial Intelligence

Emily Jin

Research Assistant, Energy, Economics, and Security Program, CNAS

Lieutenant Colonel Garrett Kaye

Commander, Los Angeles Recruiting Battalion, U.S. Army

Michael Kofman

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Security Program, CNAS

Margarita Konaev

Research Fellow, CSET, Georgetown University

Shai Korman

Director of Communications, CNAS

Megan Lamberth

Research Associate, Technology and National Security Program, CNAS

David Lawler

World News Editor, Axios

Rebecca Liao

Co-Founder and COO, Skuchain

Sophia Lugo

Participant, The Pitch

ED McGrady

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Defense Program, CNAS

Rep. Peter Meijer

United States Representative, U.S. Congress

James Mersol

Participant, The Pitch

Sarah Mineiro

Senior Director for Space Strategy, Anduril Industries

Sara Plana

Participant, The Pitch

Martijn Rasser

Senior Fellow, Technology and National Security Program, CNAS

Ainikki Riikonen

Research Assistant, Technology and National Security Program, CNAS

Kaleigh Thomas

Associate Fellow, Middle East Security Program, CNAS

Jim Townsend

Adjunct Senior Fellow, Transatlantic Security Program, CNAS

Bethan Saunders

Participant, The Pitch

Rep. Elissa Slotkin

United States Representative, U.S. Congress

Constanze Stelzenmüller

Senior Fellow and Fritz Stern Chair, Brookings Institution

Jacob Stokes

Fellow, Indo-Pacific Security Program, CNAS

Shelly O’Neill Stoneman

Senior Vice President, Government Relations for BAE Systems, Inc.

Amy Studdart

Senior Advisor, International Republican Institute

Shinsuke Sugiyama

Fmr. Japanese Ambassador to the U. S.

Jonathan Swan

National Political Correspondent, Axios

John Vrolyk

Participant, The Pitch

Bryan Walsh

Future Correspondent, Axios

Becca Wasser

Fellow, Defense Program, CNAS

Zoe Weinberg

Fellow, Schmidt Futures

Robert O. Work

Distinguished Senior Fellow for Defense and National Security, CNAS

Abigail Wulf

Participant, The Pitch

Stay tuned for more speaker announcements.