ADC’s 2022 Defense Communities National Summit aims to maximize the influence of America’s defense communities to advance policies and ideas that address the key challenges facing installations, military families and the communities they call home.

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WHY ATTEND?
  • Unique opportunity to engage with senior leaders from DOD and Congress
  • Network with your peers from across the country
  • Over 40 sessions, meetings and networking engagements over the course of three days
WHO ATTENDS?

Over 800 attendees representing DOD, defense industry and nearly every defense community and state in the country.

KEY TOPICS:
  • FY2023 NDAA and Defense Budget
  • DoD Installation Resilience Policy
  • Military quality of life, including childcare and education, military spouse licensure, and housing
  • DoD climate resiliency planning and programs
  • The future of defense energy and water sustainability policy
  • How evolving weapon systems and missions will impact basing decisions
  • Defense industry opportunities and challenges
  • Cyber resilience and critical infrastructure
2022 SPEAKERS

*Invited Congressional

JAMES BALOCKI
Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Navy (Installations, Energy and Facilities)

PATTY BARRON
Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Military Community and Family Policy

BRYAN BENDER
Senior National Correspondent, Politico

JOE BRYAN
Chief Sustainability Officer, Department of Defense

PAUL CRAMER
Performing the Duties of Deputy Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition and Sustainment

LTG JODY J. DANIELS
Chief of Army Reserve and Commanding General, U.S. Army Reserve Command

LTG JASON EVANS
Deputy Chief of Staff for Installations, G-9, U.S. Army

JOHN GARAMENDI*
Chair, Readiness Subcommittee, House Armed Services Committee

KIRSTEN GILLIBRAND*
Senate Armed Services Committee

TIM KAINE
Chair, Readiness Subcommittee, Senate Armed Services Committee

DOUG LAMBORN*
Chair, Strategic Forces Subcommittee, House Armed Services Committee, Co-Chair, House Defense Communities Caucus

MICHAEL McCALL*
House Defense Appropriations Subcommittee

JERRY MORAN*
Co-Chair, Senate Defense Communities Caucus

STEVE MORANI
Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Sustainment

PATRICK O’BRIEN
Director, Office of Local Defense Community Cooperation

GARY PETERS*
Co-Chair, Senate Defense Communities Caucus

JACK REED*
Chair, Senate Armed Services Committee

ADAM SMITH* (WA-9)
Chair, House Armed Services Committee

DAN SULLIVAN* (R-AK)
Senate Armed Services Committee

JOHN TESTER*
Chair, Defense Subcommittee, Senate Appropriations Committee

KRISTEN THOMASGARD-SPENCE
Program Director, Readiness and Environmental Protection Integration (REPI), Department of Defense

RAPHAEL WARNOCK*
Senate Armed Services Committee

AGENDA

Monday, March 7

9:00 AM – 10:30 AM     Preconference Sessions

11:00 AM – 12:30 PM    Hill Day Kickoff/Defense Infrastructure Talking Points Bootcamp

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM      Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:30 PM       Opening General Session

2:30 PM – 2:45 PM       Networking Break

2:45 PM – 3:45 PM       Breakout Sessions

3:45 PM – 4:00 PM      Networking Break

4:00 PM – 5:00 PM      General Session

5:00 PM – 7:00 PM      Reception

Tuesday, March 8

7:30 AM – 8:30 AM       Breakfast Breakout Sessions

8:30 AM – 9:00 AM      Networking Break

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM    General Session

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM   Networking Break

10:15 AM – 11:30 AM    Service Workshops

11:30 AM – 1:00 PM    General Session

1:00 PM – 1:30 PM      Networking Break

1:30 PM – 2:30 PM      General Session

2:30 PM – 3:00 PM     Networking Break

3:00 PM – 4:00 PM     General Session

4:00 PM – 4:15 PM      Networking Break

4:15 PM – 5:15 PM      General Session

5:15 PM – 6:15 PM      Reception

Wednesday, March 9

8:00 AM – 9:00 AM     General Session

9:00 AM – 9:30 AM      Networking Break

9:30 AM – 10:30 AM    Breakout Sessions

10:30 AM – 11:00 AM   Networking Break

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM   Breakout Sessions

REGISTRATION

Community Member
$645
Community Non-Member
$845
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Industry Member
$895
Industry Non-Member
$1,095
Register
DOD/Federal
$175.00

Must register using a .mil email address. Military and federal contractors with .ctr in their email address do not qualify.

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