Reilly Center to present lecture on DOD's "third offset strategy"

Author: Jessica Baron

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On Tuesday April 26 from 5:30-6:30pm, the Reilly Center's "Ethics of Emerging Weapons Technologies" class will present a public lecture by Rear Admiral Nevin P. Carr, Jr. (Ret.). The lecture, titled "DOD's Third Offset Strategy: Rationale and Implications," will take place in 117 Haggar Hall. This event is free and open to the public. 

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The talk will focus on the "third offset strategies," the new military technologies aimed at increasing the competitive advantage of American forces. These technologies include advanced sensors; missile defense; cyber capabilities; unmanned undersea vehicles; advanced sea mines; high-speed strike weapons; advanced aeronautics; electromagnetic rail guns; and high-energy lasers.

Adm. Carr is the former director of the Office of Naval Research for the United States Navy. 

Please contact Jessica Baron with questions at baron.17@nd.edu.