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Press Release: NDIA Brings Together Key Defense Stakeholders at Reagan National Defense Forum

Statement: NDIA Congratulates General James Mattis

Statement: NDIA Congratulates President-elect Trump

Press Release: Defense Associations meet with Defense Secretary Carter and Under Secretary Kendall for Joint Government/Industry Discussions

Press Release: Expeditionary Warfare Decision-Makers Convene in Portsmouth for Annual NDIA Conference

Press Release: Startups, Researchers, Venture Capitalists to Discuss Global Forces Shaping Future of Cyber Security at CyberForwardDC

Press Release: NDIA Appoints Alexander Frank Zemek as Vice President, Policy

Press Release: Christine M. Klein Joins NDIA as Vice President of Meetings and Events

Press Release: NDIA's Expeditionary Warfare Division to Present Gen. James L. Jones, USMC (Ret.) with Smith-Turner Expeditionary Operations Award

Press Release: NDIA President and CEO Gen. Craig McKinley, USAF (Ret.) Announces Retirement

Press Release: NDIA Appoints Frank Michael as Senior Vice President for Program Development

Press Release: The Honorable Christine E. Wormuth, Ms. Lisa Atherton Honored as NDIA's 'Women In Defense' Service to the Flag Awardees

Press Release: 2016 SOFIC to Highlight Evolving Special Operations Forces Initiatives, Will Cultivate Solutions

Press Release: NDIA to Present Trace Adkins with Eisenhower Award

Press Release: Defense Industry Associations Hold Roundtable with Defense Secretary Carter, Under Secretary Kendall

Statement: NDIA Congratulates Robotics Division Chairman Jorgen Pedersen on Carnegie Science Award

Statement: NDIA Statement on Attacks in Brussels

Statement: NDIA, WID Congratulate General Lori Robinson on Nomination to Serve as Commander of U.S. Northern Command

Statement: NDIA President and CEO Statement on Passing of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia

NDIA News: NDIA Leadership Holds Outlook Meeting for 2016

Letter: NDIA joins AIA and Leading Defense Associations in Urging House and Senate Budget Committee Leadership to Provide Budgetary Resources Necessary to Meet America's National Security Challenges.

Statement: NDIA Statement on President Obama's Defense Budget Proposal

Press Release: NDIA to Present 2016 James Forrestal Industry Leadership Award to Marillyn A. Hewson

Press Release: Thought Leaders, Decision-makers among Top Presenters for NDIA's 2016 Ground Robotics Capability Conference and Exhibition

Press Release: Trace Adkins to Receive NDIA Eisenhower Award

Statement: NDIA President and CEO Craig McKinley Praises the Tireless Work of Dr. Bill LaPlante
and Ms. Heidi Shyu

Fact Sheet: Building the First Link to the Force of the Future November 18, 2015

Testimony: NDIA Board Chair MajGen Arnold Punaro, USMC (Ret.), Testifies Before the Senate Armed Services Committee on Urgent Need to Reform and Reduce DOD's Overhead and Infrastructure - November 17, 2015 

Press Release: Defense Industry Applauds Two-Year Budget Deal 

Press Release: Research & Defense Groups: Budget Caps Risk National Security and Medical Research Priorities. Full letter here.

Press Release: NDIA Elects New Members to its Board 

Press Release: NDIA Presents the Kathleen P. Sridhar Small Business Executive of the Year Award to Mr. Tracy Solomon Founder, President and CEO of TEVET, LLC

Press Release: Top Defense Associations Ask Congressional Leadership to Avoid Continuing Resolution or Government Shutdown  

Press Release: NDIA Appoints René Carbone Bardorf as Chief Communications Officer.

Four Associations Ask White House to Halt Contractor Executive Actions. Read letter here.

Statement: NDIA Board Chair and Former Staff Director of the Senate Armed Services Committee MajGen Arnold Punaro, USMC (Ret.) on President’s Nomination of Chairman and Vice Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff

Press Release: NDIA President and CEO Craig McKinley Comments on the Statement Released by the White House Regarding the Military Compensation and Retirement Modernization Commission’s Recommendations to Congress  

NDIA Chairman MajGen Arnold Punaro, USMC (Ret.) Comments on Secretary Carter's Drell Lecture. Press release here

NDIA Presents 2015 Eisenhower Award to Leon Panetta. Read press release here.

NDIA Presents the 2015 James Forrestal Industry Leadership Award to David L. Joyce Read press release here.

NDIA Chairman Arnold Punaro and President and CEO Craig McKinley Argue for Repeal of Defense and Non-Defense Sequester Cuts. Read press release here.

NDIA Announces Craig McKinley as new President And CEO - Click here for press release

NDIA announces Terri Swetnam as Chief Operating Officer - Click here for press release

NDIA Chairman Comments on Secretary Hagel Stepping Down: Click here for comments

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