In 2021, InclusiveNatSec focused on the theme of Racism and National Security. The virtual event series featured a range of distinguished keynote speakers from government, academia, and the private sector.
RACISM AND NATIONAL SECURITY
This event took place on September 10, 2021.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Dr. Keisha Blain, Associate Professor of History at the University of Pittsburgh
MODERATOR: Dr. Pauline Shanks Kaurin, Stockdale Chair in Professional Military Ethics at the US Naval War College
This event, the first in CNA’s Inclusive National Security initiative, was held in partnership with Black Women in International Affairs (BWINTAF) on February 23.
KEYNOTE SPEAKER: Lieutenant General Michael Nagata (U.S. Army, ret.), a Strategic Advisor and Senior Vice President at CACI, and formerly the Director of Strategic Operational Planning for the U.S. National Counterterrorism Center, 2016 to 2019.
MODERATOR: Dr. Samer Shehata, Associate Professor in Middle East Studies in the Department of International and Area Studies at the University of Oklahoma.