The Hampton Roads Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Hampton Roads Military and Federal Facilities Alliance (HRMFFA), is hosting a "State of the Military" forum focusing on defense strategy, current and future Department of Defense spending, and the economic impact of the Federal presence in Hampton Roads. Guest speakers are U.S. Secretary of Defense Leon Panetta and U.S. Senator Mark Warner. The forum will be a major draw for not only the business community, but for military commanders, elected officials, and community leaders.
Friday, October 19
8:00-10:00am (Breakfast and Program)
Norfolk Waterside Marriott
235 East Main St., Norfolk
Media must RSVP by 3pm on Thursday, October 18 to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 757-664-2531. On Friday, October 19, media must be in place in the 1st Floor, Norfolk Ballroom by 8:30am.