Arlington, VA (PRWEB) September 11, 2013
National Defense Industrial Association (NDIA) has announced that the Chief of Naval Operations, Admiral Jonathan Greenert, USN, will speak at its 18th Annual Expeditionary Warfare Conference at 12:45PM EST on Oct. 30, 2013 in Portsmouth, VA.
The Conference, which will be from Oct. 29-31, 2013 at the Renaissance Portsmouth, will address the theme, “Expeditionary Warfare in an Era of Uncertainty.”
CNO Adm. Greenert became the 30th Chief of Naval Operations on Sep. 23, 2011. In this capacity, he is responsible to the Secretary of the Navy for the Command, utilization of resources, and operating efficiency of the operating forces of the Navy and of the Navy shore activities assigned by the Secretary. Admiral Greenert is a four star admiral who graduated from the Naval Academy in 1975.
Adm. Greenert began his career as a submariner which culminated in the command of the USS Honolulu (SSN 718) from March 1991 to July 1993. Following that assignment, he was the Commander of various fleets, and served in various financial management positions until August 2009, at which time he became the Vice Chief of Naval Operations. He is a recipient of various personal and campaign awards, including those associated with unit performance, an aspect that he considers most satisfying and representative of the naval service.
The Conference will feature the following addresses and sessions:
For further information and to register, go to http://www.ndia.org/meetings/4700.
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