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Acquisition for Innovation: A Conversation with DUSD(A&S), the Honorable Dr. Radha Iyengar Plumb

September 6, 2023 • 3:00 – 4:00 pm EDT

CSIS's Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group (DIIG) will host the Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment, the Honorable Dr. Radha Iyengar Plumb, for a discussion on defense acquisition, with a focus on acquiring emerging technologies and integrating them into the force. The conversation will cover approaches to enabling innovative technologies, including those from non-traditional suppliers, to enter the defense acquisition ecosystem as part of the goal of delivering capabilities to the warfighter at the speed of relevance.

This event is made possible with general support to CSIS.

Cynthia Cook
Director, Defense-Industrial Initiatives Group and Senior Fellow, International Security Program