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Wednesday, October 7, 2020

Program Details

6:00-6:45 PM Eastern   —  Cocktail Hour with Special Guests 

Prior to the evening’s formal presentations, join us for an interactive opportunity to mingle and talk with special guests from the national security community, including:

  • James Baker, Director of the Department of Defense’s Office of Net Assessment;
  • Michael Brown, Director of the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU);
  • Dr. Stacey Dixon, Deputy Director of the National Geospatial Intelligence Agency;
  • Susan Eisenhower, author of the new book, How Ike Led: The Principles Behind Eisenhower’s Biggest Decisions;
  • General (ret.) Curtis Scaparrotti, former Commander of US European Command/Supreme Allied Commander Europe, NATO; and
  • Juan Zarate, Chairman of the Financial Integrity Network senior national security analyst for NBC News and MSNBC, and former Deputy National Security Advisor for Combating Terrorism


The Honorable Gina C. Haspel, Director, Central Intelligence Agency
Dr. Michael M. Crow, Chairman, In-Q-Tel and President, Arizona State University
Michael F. Roman, Chairman and CEO, 3M

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- Diamond Sponsors -

Patricia C. Barron
Raphael Benaroya
Mary and David Boies
Norman C. Chambers
Robert S. Cohn
Mark J. Gerencser
Maurice R. Greenberg, The Starr Foundation
John K. Hurley, Cavalry Asset Management
Paul Marcus, Marcus Partners
Mark and Sharon Newman
Thomas F. Stephenson
Stanley A. Weiss

- Platinum Sponsors -

Howard E. Cox
Steven E. Darnell, SPG International, LLC
ForgePoint Capital Management LLC
G.S. Beckwith Gilbert
Leonard, Fleur and Josh Harlan
Edwin M. Kania, Farfield Partners
Ramon P. Marks
Motorola Solutions
Roger S. Shedlin
Donald V. Smith
John H. Streicker
World Fuel Services

- Gold Sponsors -

Ezra and Marlene Field
Fiserv, Inc
Bruce E. Mosler, Cushman & Wakefield
Ivan A. Schlager, Kirkland & Ellis

- Silver Sponsors -

Ben de Bont, ServiceNow
Andrew B. Hersh, Lockton Companies
Hillwood – a Perot Company
Meritech Capital
Jim Smith, Ankura Consulting
David Storch, ARISE Capital Partners

- Bronze Sponsors -

Alfred G. Berkeley
Denis A. Bovin
The MITRE Corporation
Raj M. Shah
Alan M. Silberstein
Mohab F. Murrar, Zeva Holdings Group
Heidi L. Steiger

- Tribute Committee -

Lee A. Ault, III
David A. Christian
Edward F. Davis
Alfred G. Goldstein
Edward S. Hochman
Christina Weiss Lurie
David L. Mathus
David C. McDonald


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