Military Strategy Forum: Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr., Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard
The Center for Strategic and International Studies presents a Military Strategy Forum on
Unchartered Ice: The U.S. Coast Guard's New Arctic Strategy
a discussion with
Admiral Robert J. Papp, Jr.
Commandant of the U.S. Coast Guard
Heather A. Conley
CSIS Senior Fellow and Director of the Europe Program
Followed by Q&A with Admiral Papp, moderated by CSIS Senior Fellows
Tuesday May 21, 2013
Registration and Light Refreshments: 9:30-10:00 a.m.
Presentation and Discussion: 10:00 a.m.-11:00 a.m.
The Obama administration's recently released National Strategy for the Arctic Region focuses on the need to advance U.S. security interests in the region by "intelligently evolving our Arctic infrastructure and capabilities." Admiral Papp will discuss the Coast Guard's strategic vision for its future role in the Arctic and how it plans to address increased operational requirements and challenges in an era of limited budget resources.
*NOTE: THIS EVENT IS NOT AT CSIS
Pierce Ballroom, The Willard Intercontinental Hotel
1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
The Military Strategy Forum Series is Underwritten by Rolls-Royce North America