Nuclear Deterrence Forum

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For more information on this series, please contact Peter Huessy and Kamilla Gunzinger

Recent Events

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: VADM Johnny Wolfe - Transcript

  • Event Date: January 14
  • Speaker: VADM Johnny Wolfe, Director of the U.S. Navy’s Strategic Systems Program (SSP) 

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: Lt Gen (ret.) Richard Formica & Brig Gen (ret.) Kenneth Todorov

  • Event Date: December 16
  • Speakers: Retired Army Lt. Gen. Richard Formica, Vice President of Strategic Accounts at
    CALIBRE; and retired Air Force Brig. Gen. Kenneth Todorov, Sector Vice President and General Manager at Northrop Grumman

Upcoming Events

2021 Series in planning!

Previous Events


Nuclear Deterrence Forum: Lt Gen Frank Klotz, USAF Ret. -Video

  • Event Date: November 18
  • Speakers: Lt Gen Frank Klotz, USAF Ret.

Mitchell/ANWA DC NNSA Series: A Discussion About Our Nation’s Strategic Nuclear Deterrent Over the Next Four Years. - Video

  • Event Date: November 2, 2020
  • Speakers: the Hon. Madelyn Creedon & the Hon. William Ostendorff

Mitchell/ANWA DC NNSA Series: Nuclear Deterrence Forum on Maintaining a Credible Strategic Nuclear Deterrent: Modernizing the NNSA Nuclear Weapons Complex Infrastructure - Video

  • Event Date: October 29, 2020
  • Speakers: Mr. James J. McConnell, Associate Administrator for Safety, Infrastructure and Operations, National Nuclear Security Administration, U.S. Department of Energy, and Mr. Robert B. Raines, Associate Administrator for Acquisition and Project Management, National Nuclear Security Administration, U.S. Department of Energy

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: Henry Sokolski - Video

  • Event Date: October 22, 2020
  • Speaker: Henry Sokolski, executive director of the Nonproliferation Policy Education Center

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: David Albright - Video

  • Event Date: October 8, 2020
  • Speaker: David Albright, president of the Institute for Science and International Security (ISIS)

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: Dr. Brad Roberts - Video

  • Event Date: September 21, 2020
  • Speaker: Dr. Brad Roberts, director of the Center for Global Security Research at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory

Nuclear and Missile Defense Forum: Mr. Moshe Patel - Video

  • Event Date: September 9, 2020
  • Speaker: Mr. Moshe Patel, Director of Israel Missile Defense Organization

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: Dr. Rob Soofer - Video

  • Event Date: September 2, 2020
  • Speaker: Dr. Rob Soofer, Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear and Missile Defense Policy

Mitchell/ANWA DC NNSA Series: Nuclear Deterrence Forum with Dr. Brent Park - Video

  • Event Date: August 27, 2020
  • Speaker: Speaker: Dr. Brent K. Park, National Nuclear Security Administration Deputy Administrator for Defense Nuclear Nonproliferation

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: Lt Gen Richard Clark - Video

  • Event Date: August 19, 2020
  • Speaker: Lt Gen Richard M. Clark, Deputy Chief of Staff for Strategic Deterrence and Nuclear Integration

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: Ilan Berman - Video

  • Event Date: August 6, 2020
  • Speaker: Ilan Berman, Senior Vice President of the American Foreign Policy Council

Nuclear Deterrence Forum: ADM Charles Richard - Video

  • Event Date: July 30, 2020
  • Speaker: ADM Charles "Chas" Richard, Commander, U.S. Strategic Command

Mitchell/ANWA DC NNSA Series: Nuclear Deterrence Forum with
Dr. Charles Verdon -

  • Event Date: July 29, 2020
  • Dr. Charles Verdon, NNSA's Deputy Administrator for Defense Programs

Nuclear Deterrence Forum with Mr. Uzi Rubin - VideoReport | Article

  • Event Date: 14 July 2020

  • Speaker: Mr. Uzi Rubin, Former Director of the Israel Missile Defense Organization

Nuclear Deterrence Forum with Mr. Gordon Chang and Mr. Rick Fisher - Video

Event Date: 11 June 2020

  • Speakers: Mr. Gordon Chang, renowned author and China expert, and Mr. Rick Fisher, Senior Fellow on Asian Military Affairs at the International Assessment and Strategy Center

NNSA Nuclear Deterrence Forum with Mr. Drew Walter - Video

Event Date: 26 May 2020

  • Speaker: Drew Walter, Performing the Duties of Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear Matters at U.S. Department of Defense

Nuclear Deterrence Forum with Dr. Schneider & Dr. Blank - Video

Event Date: 22 May 2020

  • Speakers: Dr. Mark Schneider, Senior Analyst with the National Institute for Public Policy, and Dr. Stephen Blank, Senior Fellow at the Foreign Policy Research Institute

Nuclear Deterrence Forum with General Ray - Video

Event Date: 29 April 2020

  • Speaker: Gen Ray, Commander, Air Force Global Strike Command

Nuclear Deterrence Forum with Frank Miller - Video

Event Date: 17 April 2020

  • Speaker: Franklin C. Miller Principal of The Scowcroft Group

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