The last gasps of DC’s humid summer means it’s time for CIMSEC’s Summer Lightning Rounds: 5 minute presentations by CIMSEC members on their current work in the maritime security world or maritime security challenges they’re grappling with. Join us in the back of the Barracks Row staple The Ugly Mug to mingle, hear the following fine folks sharing a bit of their interests or work from across the maritime spectrum, or consider discussing a bit of your own:
Timothy Walton Heather Havens B. A. Friedman Wilder Alejandro Sanchez Elizabeth Mitchell Katie Burkhart Mike McEleney Elsa Kania James Hasik Sam Bendett Harry Krejsa John “Patsy” Klein Justin Goldman Gina Fiore Joe McReynolds And more!
If you’re interested in participating as a presenter or would like to RSVP, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org. All are welcome.
Time: Thursday, 28 Sep, 6:00-8:00pm; presentations will begin approximately 6:30.
Place: The Ugly Mug 723 8th St SE (Eastern Market Metro stop on the Blue/Orange/Silver Line)
Join CIMSEC’s DC chapter as it bookends the7th CSIS Conference on the South China Sea with Dr. Alessio Patalano, Reader in War Studies, King’s College London, for its July meet-up and a lively informal discussion on Chinese maritime coercion and the validity of the concepts of hybrid warfare and grey zones. Other surprise guests are expected to drop by…
It is my honor to announce the following individuals will compose the 2017-2018 Officer cadre and the 2017-2019 Board of Directors:
2017-2018 CIMSEC Officers
President: Andrew Poulin
Vice President: Travis Nicks
Director of Online Content: Dmitry Filipoff
Secretary: Ashley O’Keefe
Director of Membership: Michael Madrid
Director of Outreach: Andrew Walker
Treasurer: Jeff Betz
2017-2019 CIMSEC Board of Directors
Chairman, Board of Directors: Scott Cheney-Peters
Member, Board of Directors
Heather Havens, Ph.D.
John “Patsy” Klein, Ph.D.
Congratulations to those elected! Official turnovers will be completed by June 30, 2017. To the new cadre: we look forward to seeing CIMSEC flourish in your capable hands. We would also like to extend our sincere thanks to all the members who took a moment to vote!
Voting is now open for 2017-2018 CIMSEC Officers and the 2017-2019 CIMSEC Board of Directors. You must be a CIMSEC member to vote. After reading about this year’s nominees, cast your ballot by using the form embedded below. Voting will officially close on Sunday, 11 June 2017 at 2000 EST.
Read biographies and statements from this year’s officer nominees here.
Read biographies and statements from the 2017-2019 Board of Directors nominees here.