Apr 19, 2017
Press Release

WASHINGTON - House Armed Services Committee Chairman Mac Thornberry (R-TX) released the following schedule featuring five (5) events the week of April 24-28.

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

"Military Assessment of the Security Challenges in the Indo-Asia-Pacific Region"
Full Committee
(10:00 AM – 2118 Rayburn – OPEN)
Admiral Harry Harris Jr., USN
Commander, U.S. Pacific Command

"Creating a Flexible and Effective Information Technology Management and Acquisition System: Elements for Success in a Rapidly Changing Landscape"
Subcommittee on Emerging Threats and Capabilities
(2:00 PM - 2118 Rayburn - OPEN)

The Honorable Peter Levine
Former Department of Defense Deputy Chief Management Officer and Undersecretary of Defense for Personnel and Readiness
The Honorable Terry Halvorsen
Former Department of Defense Chief Information Officer and Department of the Navy Chief Information Officer
The Honorable Ed Greer
Former Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Developmental Test and Evaluation

Thursday, April 27, 2017

"Member Day"
Full Committee
(10:00 AM – 2118 Rayburn – OPEN)
TBD - Members of Congress

"Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder/Traumatic Brain Injury"
Subcommittee on Military Personnel
(2:00 PM - 2118 Rayburn - OPEN)

Colonel Steven Pflanz, USAF
Deputy Director of Psychological Health
United States Air Force
Lieutenant Colonel Chris Ivany, USA
Chief, Behavior Health Division, HQDA, Office of the Surgeon General
United States Army
Captain Thomas Johnson, MC, USN
Site Director, Intrepid Spirit Concussion Recovery Center Camp Lejeune, NC
United States Navy
Captain Mike Colston, USN
Director, Defense Centers of Excellence for Psychological Health and Traumatic Brain Injury (DCoE)
Department of Defense

Friday, April 28, 2017

"Amphibious Warfare in a Contested Environment"
Subcommittee on Seapower and Projection Forces
(8:00 AM - 2118 - OPEN)

Jonathan D. Geithner
Vice President and Director, Marine Corps Program
Center for Naval Analyses

Jesse Sloman
Analyst with Expertise in Amphibious Warfare, Defense Resourcing, and Operational Concept Development & Wargaming
Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments