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Register while space remains for the 2017 NCMF General Membership Meeting & Annual Symposium - "How Cyber Has Changed the World Around Us" - on 18 October from 0900 to 1500 hours in Laurel, MD. Guest speakers include Dr. Mary Aiken, renowned Irish forensic cyberpsychologist and author of The Cyber Effect. She will discuss impacts of one of the most transformational influences in our lifetime―Cyber. What does it mean, why is it so transformative, what are the impacts? In reality, it's a major influence on virtually every aspect of our lives. If you think Cyber doesn't affect everything in your life, attend to better understand the influences, risks, and cultural transformations being driven by our rapid embrace of a technology with surprising ramifications.
The new Deputy Director of NSA, George Barnes, will talk to us, and attendees will get an update on the current and future museum initiative, the Cyber Center for Education and Innovation―(now "shovel ready" and waiting for the Foundation to hit a minimum threshold of funding).
Other speakers and panels will then expand on
the foundation set by Dr. Aiken's keynote, as well as Mr.
Yudhijit Bhattacharjee, award-winning writer and recent
author of The Spy Who Couldn't Spell. The program will
also feature a panel discussion on the impact of cyber on
future social, political, and economic climates,
featuring experts from the field, such as Mr. Robert B.
Dix, Dr. Mike Warner, and Professor Bill Nolte.
Registration is $25 for NCMF members and $50 for guests (includes
complimentary one-year NCMF membership).
I'd like to invite all AFIO members to attend our 2017 Cryptologic History Symposium on October 19 and 20th at the JHU APL Kossiakoff Center in Laurel, Maryland. We have an expanded program with many new speakers and know this will be an educational event on highly topical cyber issues. Registration is open until Friday October 13th; cost is $75/day (students $35/day). Full details can be found here.
The symposium will take place just a few months before the 50th anniversary of the Tet Offensive in Vietnam, and during the 25th year after the fall of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War.
View the program details via the PDF link on
Calendar Page. Registration deadline is
13 October. Learn more via the event
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you have any questions. We hope to see you there!
Book of the Week and NOT Recommended!
Morley makes outlandish, unsupportable claims as he did in his bio on CIA officer Win Scott in Our Man in Mexico. In this latest work, he suggests James Angleton was having a homosexual liaison with the heterosexual Kim Philby, and the rest of the substance of this book goes downhill from there. This book is listed as a warning...
PROMO FROM THE FLYLEAF: CIA spymaster James Jesus Angleton was one of the most powerful unelected officials in the US government in the mid-20th century, a ghost of American power. From WW II to the Cold War, Angleton operated beyond the view of the public, Congress, and even the president. He unwittingly shared intelligence secrets with Soviet spy Kim Philby, a member of the Cambridge spy ring. He launched mass surveillance by opening the mail of hundreds of thousands of Americans. He abetted a scheme to aid Israel's own nuclear efforts, disregarding US security. He committed perjury and obstructed the JFK assassination investigation. He oversaw a massive spying operation on the antiwar and black nationalist movements and he initiated an obsessive search for communist moles that destroyed careers and nearly destroyed the Agency. In The Ghost, investigative reporter Jefferson Morley tells Angleton's dramatic story, from his friendship with the poet Ezra Pound through the underground gay milieu of mid-century Washington to the Kennedy assassination to the Watergate scandal. From the Agency's MKULTRA mind-control experiments to the wars of the Mideast, Angleton wielded far more power than anyone knew. Yet during his seemingly lawless reign, he also proved himself to be a formidable adversary to our nation's enemies, acquiring a mythic stature within the CIA that continues to this day.
The book should not be bothered with, but if you decide to do so, it may be ordered here.
Protect yourself, your loved ones, and your assets
Section I - INTELLIGENCE HIGHLIGHTSHouse Panel Looks to Curtail Spy Powers. On Oct. 5, the House Judiciary Committee unveiled legislation to reform the way intelligence agencies can use surveillance tools, with an eye to keeping more Americans out of the dragnet.
Section III - COMMENTARYSpies and the Australian Public Service. With Australia positioned uniquely in Asia but with its roots in the west, the government's civil service - the Australian Public Service (APS) - seems extremely vulnerable to foreign infiltration and the government does remarkably little about it.
Section IV - Jobs, Obituaries
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University Position Available: Dean, College of Security and Intelligence
Description The Dean, College of Security and Intelligence (CSI) helps create and implement the strategic academic vision of the College--setting the standard of excellence in carefully chosen academic niches within intelligence, security, and global law enforcement domains. This vision is based on a philosophy of total student development comprising intellect, spirit, character, grit, formidability, and the desire to make a substantive difference in the world. This vision is also based on the creation of knowledge by faculty and students through applied research, scholarship, and transmitting knowledge to government, industry, the mass media, and the general public. The CSI Dean is expected to facilitate externally funded applied research grants and contracts, in addition to other faculty research and scholarship consonant with the College vision. As well, the CSI Dean will be expected to be successful in working with Alumni and Development organizations towards greater financial support of College resources and activities. Sophisticated budgetary development and management is highly desirable. All this should occur within the primary context of maintaining superior teaching and learning for our students. The CSI Dean is expected to facilitate integration of curricular, co-curricular, and extra-curricular activities; the development of innovative academic proposals, pedagogies and learning platforms; recruitment, selection and nurturing of CSI faculty; maintenance of all CSI laboratories and related infrastructure; and the seamless integration of CSI academics with traditional student affairs activities and enrollment management activities. Other CSI Dean activities include compliance with accreditation criteria and comprehensive academic assessment. The College currently contains a BS in Global Security and Intelligence Studies, a BS in Cyber Intelligence and Security, and an MS in Security and Intelligence Studies. Projected are an MS in Cyber Intelligence Studies and a PhD in Intelligence Studies Embry Riddle Aeronautical University is the gold standard in higher education for aviation, engineering, global security and related fields. We draw students from around the world who are serious about their future careers. Our talented faculty, state of the art classrooms and lab facilities and instructional bestpractices mean that our graduates are sought after by the biggest names in their related industries. The Prescott Campus of Embry Riddle is a small, residential university in the mountains of northern Arizona where faculty/student interaction is highly valued and is a central theme of the campus. Prescott is rated as one of the most livable areas in the Southwest. It is located 5000 feet above sea level, has a mild climate, clean air, and is close to recreational and pristine wilderness areas and national forests. Dean, College of Security and Intelligence Qualifications The successful candidate will possess a (1) a doctoral degree in a relevant academic discipline, (2) professional experience leading and managing some combination of global intelligence, global security, and/or global law enforcement activities, (3) prior academic administrative experience, and (3) creative conceit to successfully engage an unknown future. Nevertheless, a candidate could be successful with a completely different profile by convincing the selection committee of possessing the right stuff to help produce the next generation of intelligence, security, and global law enforcement professionals. More information from Richard W. Bloom, Ph.D., ABPP Chief Academic Officer, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Arizona Campus, email@example.com.
FireEye Senior Cyber Threat Analyst (Secret). Location: Washington, DC.
The Role: The Mandiant team is seeking an experienced Cyber Intelligence Analyst to support a long-term government client. The successful candidate will have extensive experience in working with technical data to create cyber intelligence analysis and is a polished report writer who delivers high-impact briefings. The analyst will utilize FireEye's sources, methods and data to provide the client with context about the evolving threat landscape. The successful candidate excels at interpreting and analyzing large, sometimes ambiguous, data sets and has experience in writing publication-worthy analysis with minimal direction and oversight. The analyst's work will inform a range of tactical and strategic decisions and should equip audiences with actionable assessments. Responsibilities: Function as a forward deployed intelligence analyst Analyze threats to specific networks, customers, industries and personnel Create and present tactical and strategic intelligence about threat groups, the methodologies they use and the motivations behind their activity Write finished intelligence at the technical and strategic levels Convey the importance of findings both verbally and in writing Prepare and deliver briefings and reports to the client's executives, security team or fellow analysts Track progress and actions.
The Company: FireEye is the intelligence-led security company. Working as a seamless, scalable extension of customer security operations, FireEye offers a single platform that blends innovative security technologies, nation-state grade threat intelligence, and world-renowned Mandiant consulting. With this approach, FireEye eliminates the complexity and burden of cyber security for organizations struggling to prepare for, prevent, and respond to cyber attacks. FireEye has over 5,800 customers across 67 countries, including more than 40 percent of the Forbes Global 2000.
More information on this position here.
Donn Richard Andre, 81, former Career NSA Officer, died 24 September 2017 in Peabody, MA. Donn served honorably for 3 years in the U.S. Army followed by 36 years with the National Security Agency. He retired from his USG service in 1994. Music was his passion and he was a member of many bands: The Catatonic Five during college, Southern Comfort which toured to many festivals, played on the Mississippi riverboats and was stationed weekly at Shakey's Pizza Parlor for over a decade in the '70s and '80s, The Louisiana Jazz Band in Copenhagen Denmark, The Swingshift playing formal events in the DC area and The Federal Jazz Commission, a well-regarded Dixieland Jazz band in the Maryland, DC and Virginia areas in the 90s and early 2000s, also played festivals across the US. The FDC could be found weekly at Colonel Brook's Tavern in DC for many years. He is survived by two sons, and other family.
Frederic "Fritz" E. Janney, 90, a 40-year Senior CIA Officer, died 30 June 2017 of Parkinson's Disease and cancer in Vienna, VA. Fritz embodied America's Greatest Generation, a life devoted to the betterment and safety of the country, community, and his family. Following service in the Naval Air Corps in WWII, and graduation from Stanford University in 1951, Fritz spent over 40 years with CIA, serving in a variety of capacities, including Chief of Soviet Counterintelligence for SE Division, for which he received the Intelligence Medal. During his CIA tenure, he served in London, Lima, and Tehran (prior to the fall of the Shah). While posted stateside, Fritz was a local community leader. In Garrett Park, MD he was elected President of the Citizen's Association; and in Vienna, VA he served his homeowner's association and encouraged the the planting of dozens of trees to protect community parklands from erosion. Fritz is survived by his wife of 35 years, Pamela Noe, two daughters and four sons, and other family.
Bina Cady Kiyonaga, 92, widow of Cold War spy and CIA station chief whose deathbed request was
that she go public with details of his career and their clandestine life
together, died of complications of a fall on 5 October 2017 in Chevy Chase, MD.
Mrs. Kiyonaga was married for 30 years to Joseph Y. Kiyonaga, who served as a CIA station chief in Brazil and Panama. From a base in Japan, he ran psychological operations against North Korea during the Korean War. He plotted espionage operations with military strongmen and businessmen in Panama, El Salvador and Brazil.
When he died in 1977, of stomach cancer, the CIA was coming under public criticism for exceeding its authority in covert operations overseas. In the face of such criticism, Joseph Kiyonaga told his wife, he wanted to "stand up and be counted."
Bina graduated from Mount St. Agnes High School and attended the University of Michigan where she met her husband, Joseph Yoshio Kiyonaga, a Japanese-American from Molokai, HI. Following her marriage to Joe in 1947, Bina graduated from the University of Hawaii and spent the next 30 years raising five children at Joe's CIA postings in Japan and Latin America. Joe died in 1977 and Bina spent the next 40 years as a widow, devoting herself to her children, volunteering at Mother Theresa's Missionaries of Charity, and working in public relations, travel consulting, and flower arranging. In 2000, Harper Collins published Bina's memoir, My Spy: Memoir of a CIA Wife, the first memoir of its kind, in which she recounted the challenges and joys of raising five children while being married to a covert operative.
Bina is survived by her five children, [Read More: Barnes/washingtonpost/7Oct2017]
Ronald Henri Ouellet Ph.D. Colonel, US Army(Ret.), 75, a Career US Army Military Intelligence Officer, died 6 May 2017. He graduated from St. Anselm College and earned a Master's in French from Rivier College, Nashua, NH, and went on to a Masters and PhD in Higher Education from George Washington University, Washington, DC. Ron served his country over 50 years as a bi-lingual US Army Intelligence Officer (Mekong Delta, Vietnam) and later with a successful career as a senior official in the Federal Government. Ron remained in the US Army Reserves for over 30 years earning the rank of Colonel. He was awarded several honors, medals and commendations including the Meritorious Medal of Honor. As an Army Reserve Officer, he commanded and participated in numerous theater activities in Europe and the Middle East. He was still serving the US Department of Homeland Security (FEMA) upon his death. Previously, he served with the TSA, DHS, the US Department of the Interior, Geological Survey and the Department of Education. Ron was active in Phi Delta Kappa, the Reserve Officer's Association and the Virginia Emergency Management Office. He shared his love of teaching History and French as a substitute teacher in the Fairfax County School system. He served on numerous community boards, and volunteered for a variety of nonprofit associations. He is survived by his wife, Michelle, a daughter, brother, and other family.
Section V - Events
AFIO EDUCATIONAL EVENTS IN COMING TWO MONTHS....
12 October 2017 (Thursday), 11:30 am - San Francisco, CA - The AFIO San Francisco Chapter hosts Brad Roberts on "The Case for US Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century."
Brad Roberts, Director of the Center
for Global Security Research at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
discusses the "Case for US Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century" at this
October meeting of the AFIO "Andre LeGallo" San Francisco Chapter. Drawing
on his recent publication with Stanford University Press, The Case for US
Nuclear Weapons in the 21st Century, Dr. Roberts will discuss the
lessons-learned from the efforts of the Obama administration and its
predecessors, to create conditions that would allow us to move further
away from nuclear deterrence. Arguments counter to the conventional wisdom
that the United States can and should do more to reduce both the role of
nuclear weapons in its security strategies and the number of weapons in
its arsenal, will be presented, as well as the reactions from the
political, military, and academic communities.
WHERE: United Irish Cultural Center, 2700 45th Ave, San Francisco, CA 94116.
TIMES: 11:30AM no host cocktail; meeting and luncheon at noon.
RSVP: Use this Eventbrite Registration link.
Reservation and pre-payment is required before 2 October 2017. The venue cannot accommodate walk-ins.
Contact Mariko Kawaguchi, Board Secretary at firstname.lastname@example.org with your questions
Thursday 19 October 2017, 6:30pm - West Bloomfield, MI - AFIO Johnny Micheal Spann Memorial Chapter, Michigan hosts Thys DeBruyn, former CIA Chief, China Operations.
Thys DeBruyn, a former CIA China expert, is President of ADVANCE Resources and Consulting and a principal consultant with the firm. He spent 24 years as a China specialist at CIA. His last position before he left CIA in 2008 to join the private sector was Chief of China Operations. Thys also served as Chief of Station, Jakarta, Indonesia 2003-2006, where he led successful efforts to bring to justice terrorists targeting US and other western travelers, including those responsible for the Bali, JW Marriott Hotel, and Australian Embassy bombings. Since joining the consulting world in 2008, Thys has applied his intelligence background and China expertise helping companies protect their information, their people and their facilities in China and other high-risk foreign markets. TO ATTEND: contact Michigan Chapter at email@example.com for additional information.
Saturday, 21 October 2017, 7 - 9pm - Hillsboro, OR - The Provisional AFIO Columbia River (Oregon) Chapter Presents FBI Analyst Brent Bowman on "Big Data and Intelligence Analysis: Is Big Data the answer or another obstacle to effective intelligence analysis?"
This unclassified program will be feature FBI Intelligence Analyst Brent Bowman from the Portland
Field Office, discussing "Big Data and Intelligence Analysis: Is Big Data
the answer or another obstacle to effective intelligence analysis?"
To attend: membership in AFIO is not required. The event is free of charge with ample parking. Contact Carl Wege firstname.lastname@example.org.
Event location: HF3 Auditorium at Intel's Hawthorne Farms campus, 5100 NE Elam Young Parkway, Hillsboro, OR 97124.
Monday, 4 December 2017 - New York, NY - The AFIO New York Metro Chapter hosts Eva Dillon, author of "Spies in the Family: An American Spymaster, His Russian Crown Jewel, and the Friendship That Helped End the Cold War."
SPEAKER: Eva Dillon - Author "Spies in the Family" About her father, an American Spymaster and his "Russian Crown Jewel" that helped win the Cold War.
TOPIC: A beautifully written, profoundly moving account of one of the most important US Intelligence sources ever run inside the Soviet Union. The book is filled with espionage tradecraft and family drama. It is essential reading for anyone fascinated by how spying really works. Books available for sale at the meeting.
LOCATION: Society of Illustrators building 128 East 63rd Street Between Park Avenue and Lexington Avenue
TIME: Registration starts 5:15 PM Meeting starts 6:00 PM COST: $50/person. Payment at the door only. Cash or check. Full dinner, cash bar.
REGISTRATION: Strongly recommended, not required. Email: email@example.com Phone: 646-717-3776.
Other Upcoming EventsWednesday, 11 October 2017, noon - Washington, DC - Global Terrorism, Espionage and Cybersecurity Monthly Update - at the International Spy Museum
Be the first to learn the latest intelligence news! Join David Major, retired supervisory special agent of the FBI and former director of Counterintelligence and Security Programs at the NSC staff at the White House, for a briefing on the hottest intelligence and security issues, breaches, and penetrations. Presented in partnership with The Centre for Counterintelligence and Security Studies (CI Centre), these updates will cover worldwide events such as breaking espionage cases and arrest reports, cyber espionage incidents, and terrorist activity. Major uses his expertise to analyze trends and highlight emerging issues of interest to both intelligence and national security professionals and the public. Cases are drawn from the CI Centre's SPYPEDIA, the most comprehensive source of espionage information in the world, containing events and information that may not be reported by mainstream media outlets. Event is free. Visit www.spymuseum.org.
Friday, 13 October 2017, 6-9pm - Washington, DC - Spooky SPY Family Night (featuring New York Times bestselling author Anthony Horowitz) - at the International Spy Museum
Has your brother been spying on you? Is grandma really a secret agent? Does dad really have lethal ninja skills? Now's your chance to find out as your family of spies gains exclusive after-hours access to the Museum! Test your family's spy skills as you run top secret missions, go deep undercover and transform your appearance with the help of professional make-up artists, challenge yourself in Code Cracker competitions, explore all forms of spy tradecraft, and enjoy SPY snacks. New York Times bestselling author, Anthony Horowitz, will be speaking and signing his newest book in the Alex Rider Series: Never Say Die. The world's greatest teen spy is back in action in a thrilling new mission: destroy once and for all the terrorist organization SCORPIA. Americans may have purchased more than 6 million copies of Alex's adventures, but now, more than ever, we all need his heroics. Ages five and up. One adult required for every five KidSpy agents. Tickets for the general public: $14 per person; Members: $12. Visit www.spymuseum.org.
18 October 2017- Arlington, VA - Naval Intelligence Professionals 2017 Annual Membership/Board Meeting and Fall LuncheonRegistration Closes 11 October 2017 LOCATION: Army Navy Country Club (ANCC), Arlington, VA. Plenty of parking.
18 October 2017, 9 am - 3 pm - Laurel, MD - NCMF General Meeting & Symposium: "How Cyber has Changed the World Around Us."
Registration is now open for the 2017 NCMF
General Membership Meeting & Annual Symposium - "How
Cyber Has Changed the World Around Us" - on 18 October
from 0900 to 1500 hours in Laurel, MD. Guest speakers include Dr.
Mary Aiken, renowned Irish forensic cyberpsychologist and
author of The Cyber Effect, as well as Mr. Yudhijit
Bhattacharjee, award-winning writer and recent author of The
Spy Who Couldn't Spell. The program will also feature a panel
discussion on the impact of cyber on future social, political,
and economic climates, featuring experts from the field, such
as Mr. Robert B. Dix, Dr. Mike Warner, and Professor
Bill Nolte. Registration is $25 for NCMF members and $50 for
guests (includes complimentary one-year NCMF membership). Deadline
to register is 13 October. And remember - this year our program
precedes the 2017 CCH Symposium on Cryptologic History.
Please note registration for the CCH Symposium is separate (see below
HERE to go directly to NCMF program ticket purchase.
Additional details at www.cryptologicfoundation.org.
Event location: The Kossiakoff Center, Johns Hopkins University/Applied Physics Laboratory.
19 - 20 October 2017 - Laurel, MD - 16th NSA/CSS Center for Cryptologic History Symposium: "Milestones, Memories, and Momentum."
Registration is now open for the 2017 CCH Symposium on Cryptologic History, 19-20 October 2017 (with additional events at the NCM on 21 October). The theme for this year's Symposium is "Milestones, Memories, and Momentum." There are many milestones to mark in 2017: the 160th anniversary of the first attempt to span the Atlantic with a telegraph cable, 100 years since both the entry of the United States into World War I and the Russian October Revolution, and 75 years after the World War II battles of Coral Sea and Midway. The Symposium will take place just a few months before the 50th anniversary of the Tet Offensive in Vietnam, and during the 25th year after the fall of the Soviet Union and the end of the Cold War.
View the preliminary program details via the PDF link
on the Event
Calendar Page. Registration deadline is 13
October. Learn more via the event
purchase your tickets now do so here.
Location: Kossiakoff Conference Center, Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, Laurel, Maryland.
21 October 2017 - Washington, DC - The OSS Society Holds the Donovan Awards Dinner honoring Dr. Michael G. Vickers
Invitations will be mailed shortly to The OSS Society's 2017 William J. Donovan Awards Dinner honoring Dr. Michael G. Vickers. The event, by invitation only, takes place at The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Washington, DC.
Sunday, 22 October 2017, 6-8pm - Washington, DC - Access to SPY: Opening Our Doors to the Deaf and ASL Community - at the International Spy MuseumThe International Spy Museum is proud to introduce the second in its series of Access to SPY programs. With an emphasis on expanding the Museum's reach into communities who have challenges in experiencing the wide range of exhibits and resources, this program specifically addresses the needs of the Deaf and ASL communities. This exclusive after-hours event provides complimentary general admission to members of the Deaf and signing communities and their family and friends. Advanced registration is required. Visit www.spymuseum.org.
Tuesday, 24 October 2017, 6:30pm - Washington, DC - Hitler's Monsters: Nazi Germany and the Occult - at the International Spy Museum
The Nazi fascination with the occult is legendary, and in reality the supernatural was an essential part of the Nazi project. The regime enlisted astrology and the paranormal, paganism, Indo-Aryan mythology, witchcraft, miracle weapons, and the lost kingdom of Atlantis in reimagining German politics and society and recasting German science and religion. Occult approaches were also applied to military and intelligence efforts as well. Join Eric Kurlander, professor of history at Stetson University and author of Hitler's Monsters: A Supernatural History of the Third Reich, for an eye-opening look at the occult ideas, esoteric sciences, and pagan religions touted by Nazi Germany in the service of power. The book will be available for sale and signing at the event. Tickets for the general public: $12 per person; Members: $10. Visit www.spymuseum.org
Tuesday, 7 November 2017 - Ottawa, ON - CANIC 2017 - The Fifth Annual Canadian Military Intelligence Association Conference "Hybrid Warfare and the Implications for Intelligence."
The Canadian Military Intelligence Association's (CMIA) Canadian Intelligence Conference will be held in the John G. Diefenbaker Building, 111 Sussex Dr, Ottawa, ON K1N 5A1, Canada. This year's theme will be: "Hybrid Warfare and the Implications for Intelligence." Among those speaking at this year's conference are Chief of the Defence Staff Gen. Jon Vance and Latvia's National Security Advisor. More information here.
Wednesday, 29 November 2017, 6 - 10pm - Washington, DC - The Honorable William H. Webster Distinguished Service Award Dinner by the International Spy Museum
On November 29, 2017, the first annual "The Honorable William H.
Webster Distinguished Service Award Dinner" takes place at The
Ritz-Carlton in Washington, DC. This International Spy Museum event
honors an individual who has served the nation in the field of National
Security with integrity and distinction. The Museum's award is named for Judge William H. Webster, former director of the
Central Intelligence Agency and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (the
only individual to have held both offices), a man whose reputation for
probity and forthrightness is the standard by which all others are
measured. Before serving the intelligence community, Judge Webster was a
distinguished jurist of the US District Court for the Eastern District
of Missouri and of the US Court of Appeals for the Eighth Circuit.
Since retirement from public office, Webster has practiced law at the Washington DC office of Milbank, Tweed, Hadley & McCloy where he specializes in arbitration, mediation, and internal investigation. He is currently the Chairman of the Homeland Security Advisory Council and a founding member of the International Spy Museum Advisory Board of Directors. Judge Webster has a long record of distinguished service to our country; the International Spy Museum is pleased to name this award in his honor.
EVENT DETAILS DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 from 6 to 10 PM
LOCATION: The Ritz-Carlton, 1150 22nd Street, NW Washington, DC 20037
ATTENDEES: Approximately 500 guests will attend this inspirational evening of cocktails, dinner, and an award ceremony.
EVENT SCHEDULE: VIP Reception 6 - 7 PM; Cocktail Reception 6:30 - 7:30 PM; Dinner/Awards 7:30 - 9 PM; After-Glow 9 - 10 PM
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