Defense Innovation and Response | GSF 22: Age of Instability
September 22, 2022 – Connecticut has long been a leader in defense manufacturing. Defense Industry representatives from across the state address the defense industry’s role in providing aid to Ukraine and how the industry in the U.S. is innovating to confront areas of emerging global instability.
This conversation was part of the World Affairs Council of Connecticut’s 2022 Global Security Forum: Age of Instability. Learn more at www.gsf22.com.
-Jillair Kubish, Executive Vice President of Business Operations, Colt Defense
-Andre McMillian, Vice President of Sustainment Operations, Pratt & Whitney Military Engines
-Beth Goode, Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Capewell
-Moderator: Col. Bill Shelton, U.S. Air Force (Ret.), Senior Engineer, RAND Corporation
From the war in Ukraine to U.S. Navy readiness, Global Security Forum 2022 focuses on addressing global areas of instability and strategizing for the future. Joint Chiefs Chairman Mark Milley persistently cautions that we are entering a period of global instability. Our expert panelists will delve into our most critical security concerns: from the war in Ukraine, shifting power dynamics in the Pacific and the Taiwan question, to defense innovation in response to global crises. How can our institutions, leaders, and businesses can confront the challenges posed by an uncertain future?
Executive Vice President of Business Operations, Colt Defense
Vice President of Sustainment Operations, Pratt & Whitney Military Engines
Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Capewell
MOD. COL. BILL SHELTON, U.S. AIR FORCE (RET.),
Senior Engineer, RAND Corporation