Location: The Heritage Foundation's Allison Auditorium
Watch 1st Session
Welcome and Keynote Address (9:00 a.m.)
Ambassador Linton F. Brooks
Administrator, National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and
Under Secretary of Energy for Nuclear Security,
U.S. Department of Energy
Panel 1: The Emerging Role of Nuclear Weapons
(9:45 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.)
Peter Pry, Ph.D.
Director, U.S. Nuclear Strategy Forum
Keith B. Payne, Ph.D.
President and CEO, National Institute for Public
Senior Policy Analyst,
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments
Break (11:00 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.)
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Panel 2: Ballistic Missile Defense (11:15 a.m. - 12:30
National Defense University Foundation
The Hon. Malcolm Wallop
President, Frontiers of Freedom and former U.S.
F.M. Kirby Research Fellow in National Security Policy,
The Heritage Foundation
Lunch (12:30 p.m. - 1:15 p.m.)
Keynote Address (1:15 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.)
Admiral James O. Ellis, Jr.
Commander, United States Strategic Command
Panel 3: Space and national Security (2:00 p.m. - 3:15
Mark J. Albrecht, Ph.D.
President, International Launch Services,
Lockheed Martin Corporation
Legislative Fellow, Office of U.S. Senator Sam Brownback
Lieutenant Colonel Peter L. Hays
Executive Editor, Joint Forces Quarterly
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Closing Remarks/Conference Adjourns (3:15
Vice President, the Institute for Economic Freedom and Opportunity