Maritime Security Dialogue: An Update on the Marine Corps with Commandant Gen. David H. Berger #CSIS #CSISdc #MaryPatriotNews [Video]

Please join CSIS and the U.S. Naval Institute for a Maritime Security Dialogue event featuring General David H. Berger, Commandant of the United States Marine Corps. General Berger and Dr. Seth G. Jones, CSIS Senior Vice President and Director of the International Security Program, will discuss the current state of the Marine Corps, future demands, and the implications on force posture and force design.The Maritime Security Dialogue series brings together CSIS and the U.S. Naval Institute, two of the nation’s most respected non-partisan institutions. The series highlights the particular challenges facing the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard, from national level maritime policy to naval concept development and program design. Given budgetary challenges, technological opportunities, and ongoing strategic adjustments, the nature and employment of U.S. maritime forces are likely to undergo significant change over the next ten to fifteen years. The Maritime Security Dialogue provides an unmatched forum for discussion of these issues with the nation’s maritime leaders.General David H. Berger has served as Commandant of the Marine Corps since July 2019. He commanded at every level – including a Reconnaissance Company; 3d Battalion, 8th Marines in Haiti during Operation Secure Tomorrow; Regimental Combat Team 8 in Fallujah, Iraq during Operation Iraqi Freedom. As a General Officer, he commanded 1st Marine Division (Forward) in Afghanistan during Operation Enduring Freedom; I Marine Expeditionary Force; U.S. Marine Corps Forces Pacific/Fleet Marine Forces Pacific; and Marine Corps Combat Development Command. General Berger holds a B.S. in Engineering from Tulane University, a Master of International Public Policy from Johns Hopkins University School of Advanced International Studies, and a M.S. in Military Studies. His personal awards include the Defense Superior Service Medal, Legion of Merit Medal, Defense Meritorious Service Medal, Meritorious Service Medal, Joint Service Commendation Medal, Navy and Marine Corps Commendation Medal, and Combat Action Ribbon.This event is made possible by support from Huntington Ingalls Industries.———————————————A nonpartisan institution, CSIS is the top national security think tank in the world. Visit www.csis.org to find more of our work as we bring bipartisan solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.Want to see more videos and virtual events? Subscribe to this channel and turn on notifications: https://cs.is/2dCfTveFollow CSIS on:• Twitter: www.twitter.com/csis• Facebook: www.facebook.com/CSIS.org• Instagram: www.instagram.com/csis/

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September 4, 2021
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Oceans of Opportunity: Southeast Asia’s Shared Maritime Challenges, Session Three #CSIS #CSISdc #USNews #TopStories #tlot #ICE #Islam #CounterTerrorism #DHS #FBI #HomelandSecurity #intelligence #MaryPatriotNews #security #terrorism [Video]

CSIS, in partnership with the University of the Philippines, is pleased to present “Oceans of Opportunity: Southeast Asia’s Shared Maritime Challenges,” a series of six virtual panels over three sessions on marine conservation, fisheries management, and maritime law. This final session will feature remarks from John Edgar (Environment Office Chief, USAID Philippines) and expert panel discussions on adapting to climate change and avenues for regional cooperation.For more information on Session One on protecting threatened fisheries and bolstering maritime domain awareness. (Monday, June 7, 7:00am-9:15am EDT), please click the following link: https://cs.is/2TcewKg. For more information on Session Two on combatting plastic pollution and preserving the law of the sea (Monday, June 14, 8:00pm-10:30pm EDT), please click the following link: https://cs.is/3fmfexa.This event is made possible with support from the U.S. Embassy in the Philippines.———————————————A nonpartisan institution, CSIS is the top national security think tank in the world. Visit www.csis.org to find more of our work as we bring bipartisan solutions to the world’s greatest challenges.Want to see more videos and virtual events? Subscribe to this channel and turn on notifications: https://cs.is/2dCfTveFollow CSIS on:• Twitter: www.twitter.com/csis• Facebook: www.facebook.com/CSIS.org• Instagram: www.instagram.com/csis/

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August 12, 2021
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‘Fourth Propulsion Revolution’ as Plans for Ammonia Fuelled Tanker Drawn Up

WORLDWIDE – MISC Berhad, Samsung Heavy Industries (SHI), Lloyd’s Register (LR) and MAN Energy Solutions have announced that they will work together on a joint development project for an ammonia-fuelled tanker to support shipping’s drive towards a decarbonised future. The creation of the alliance has been motivated by the partners’ shared belief that the maritime industry needs leadership and greater collaboration if shipping is to meet the International Maritime Organisation’s…

January 15, 2020
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Ten Years On Air Freight Anti-Trust Bloodhounds Hunt Down the Last Accused

US – NETHERLANDS – ITALY – Maria Christina ‘Meta’ Ullings, the former Senior Vice President of Cargo Sales and Marketing for Martinair and a Dutch national, has been extradited from Italy to the US to face charges for her alleged role in a long-running worldwide conspiracy to fix prices of air cargo. The decision however has sent waves of dissent amongst many in the logistics industry who feel it has…

January 15, 2020
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As market changes, SMC3 adds truckload software

Increased use of TMS software is opening up opportunity for multimodal bidding events, SMC3 says. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Shipper demand for broader transportation software solutions is hauling SMC3, a technology provider deeply rooted in the less-than-truckload (LTL) business, further into the truckload market. The company has added truckload functionality to its LTL procurement system, Bid$ense, a cloud-based system that automates the request for proposal (RFP), or bid process. That’s significant…

January 15, 2020
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Winmore software update designed to speed 3PL bid process

Winmore’s software update is focused around allowing 3PLs to coordinate internally more effectively to win business from shippers. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Seeing the need from third-party logistics providers (3PLs) to quickly gauge a shipper’s request and determine whether it would be profitable to serve, customer relationship management (CRM)-related software providers such as Winmore are upgrading their systems to enable 3PLs to make faster and smarter decisions.  San Francisco-based Winmore on…

January 14, 2020
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European airports: Time to reform outdated airline slot system

A shortage of slots at Amsterdam’s Schiphol airport contributed to a cut in freighter movements at the busy European hub by 11.5 percent in 2019. Photo credit: Shutterstock.com. Urgent reform of the slot allocation system is needed at Europe’s heavily congested airport hubs with the 27-year-old regulation now well out of date and unreflective of the fast-evolving aviation industry, according to Airports Council International (ACI) Europe. A position paper released…

January 14, 2020
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India mulls privatizing stressed public cargo facilities to regain growth

India has 12 federal government-owned gateway ports dotting its east and west coasts, which together handle approximately 60 percent of the country’s containerized trade. Photo credit: Jawaharlal Nehru Port Trust. Undeterred by trade union calls for a pause on privatization and other sweeping policy reforms, the Indian government is considering boosting private participation in cargo operations at major public ports where container handling is already dominated by build-operate-transfer (BOT) operators….

January 14, 2020
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