Events Strategic National Security Space: FY20 Budget Forum DateMarch 20, 2019 LocationCenter for Strategic and International StudiesMap Event Details DateMarch 20, 2019 Time8:30 am - 11:45 am Address1616 Rhode Island Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20036Map This event has already taken place.Watch the event On March 20, 2019, the CSIS Aerospace Security Project and Defense Budget Analysis Program hosted “Strategic National Security Space: FY 2020 Budget and Policy Forum.” This event addresed the dynamic national security space landscape including the release of the Trump administration’s Fiscal Year 2020 budget, the legislative proposal for the reorganization of national security space, and the evolving threat environment. This event was presented in partnership with the National Security Space Association. Conference Agenda: 8:00 – 8:30 Breakfast & Registration 8:30 – 8:35 Welcome Todd Harrison, Director, CSIS Aerospace Security Project; Director, CSIS Defense Budget Analysis 8:35 – 9:10 Keynote Dr. Will Roper, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics 9:10 – 9:45 Keynote Rep. Jim Cooper (D-TN), Chairman, House Armed Services Subcommittee on Strategic Forces (download transcript) Q&A with Todd Harrison 9:45 – 9:55 Coffee Break 9:55 – 10:45 Keynote Patrick Shanahan, Acting Secretary of Defense (download transcript) Q&A with Todd Harrison 10:45 – 11:00 Coffee Break 11:00 – 11:45 Panel Discussion Cristina Chaplain, Director, Acquisition and Sourcing Management, U.S. Government Accountability Office Todd Harrison, Director, CSIS Aerospace Security Project; Director, CSIS Defense Budget Analysis Lt Gen James “Kevin” McLaughlin, USAF (ret.), former Deputy Commander, U.S. Cyber Command Mike Tierney, Velos (download presentation) Moderated by Chris Williams, National Security Space Association Event Photos: Hover over the album below to view photos from the event. Check out photos from other CSIS events on the Center’s Flickr page. This event was made possible by the generous support of General Dynamics Mission Systems, Harris Corporation, LinQuest Corporation, Lockheed Martin, Northrop Grumman Innovation Systems, SES Government Solutions, and Vox Space.