Chairman Michael McCaul (R-TX), Congressman Dutch Ruppersberger (D-MD), Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL), and Senator Chris Coons (D-DE) present the second annual, bipartisan Capitol Hill National Security Forum (CHNSF) will gather national leaders and key stakeholders to address the state of our nation’s security and discuss ideas and policies for improving U.S. defenses at home and abroad. The CHNSF will be held in the Congressional Auditorium of the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center on Thursday, June 21 from 9:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
9:30 a.m. – 9:40 a.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
Welcome & Introduction
9:45 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
A Conversation on the International Dimensions of Securing the Homeland
10:40 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
Maintaining the Edge in Great Power Competition
11:40 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
Remarks by Senator Marco Rubio
12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
12:30 a.m. – 1:10 p.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
How Support for Democracy Strengthens U.S. National Security
1:10 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
Congress’ Role in National Security and Foreign Policy
2:10 p.m. – 2:55 p.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
Technology and Innovation in the Intelligence Community
3:05 p.m. – 3:50 p.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
Countering ISIS 2.0 and the Future of the Middle East
4:00 p.m. – 4:40 p.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
America and the ‘Pacific Century:’ The Future of Security in East Asia
4:45 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. \\ Congressional Auditorium
To view a PDF of the 2018 event schedule click here.
For day of event, please enter the U.S. Capitol Visitor Center via the First Street entrance. Once inside take an immediate left and see stairwell that leads to the Congressional Auditorium.
To RSVP, click here.
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**Capitol Hill press credentials are required to attend**
House Daily Press Gallery (Kristine Michalson)
House Radio-TV Gallery (Ryan Dahl)
House Periodical Press Gallery (Jennifer Walters)
Press Photographers Gallery (Jeff Kent)