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May 09, 2018 Dennis A. MuilenburgChairman, President, and Chief Executive Officer, The Boeing Company Discussed innovation in technology, and the importance of global trade. Aerospace & Defense
March 07, 2018 Marillyn A. HewsonChairman, President and CEO, Lockheed Martin Corporation Discussed Lockheed Martin's innovation and challenges as the nation's largest defense contractor. Aerospace & Defense
May 18, 2016 Phebe NovakovicChairman and CEO, General Dynamics Corporation Novakovic spoke to the Economic Club in a rare public appearance. Aerospace & Defense, Business & Finance
February 02, 2016 The Honorable Ashton B. CarterSecretary, U.S. Department of Defense Secretary Ashton Carter was the first Secretary of Defense to address the Economic Club. Aerospace & Defense, Government & Public Officials
July 29, 2015 W. James McNerney, Jr.Chairman, The Boeing Company McNerney made the case for the reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank. Aerospace & Defense, Business & Finance
April 17, 2014 Wes BushChairman, CEO and President, Northrop Grumman Corporation Head of one of the largest defense contractors in the U.S. expressed concerns about defense spending cuts. Aerospace & Defense, Business & Finance
September 16, 2011 The Honorable Thomas DonilonNational Security Advisor Donilon spoke about current national security challenges. Aerospace & Defense, Government & Public Officials