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President's Club - Annual Visit to the Hill

Event Type: Luncheon Meeting
Event Location: Washington, DC
Event Date: 3/2/2011

Presented by the ASNE President's Club
Co-hosted by National Ship Repair Industry Conference


The Honorable Jack Reed (D-RI) Bio
Chairman, Seapower Subcommittee
Senate Committee on Armed Services

The American Society of Naval Engineers (ASNE) President’s Club is pleased to announce that our guest speaker for this event is Senator Jack Reed (D-RI). Senator Reed serves as Chairman of the Armed Services Seapower Subcommittee and, as such, plays a pivotal role in ensuring that our Naval forces are prepared for any action necessary to protect our national security and project force worldwide, whenever called upon. He is a graduate of West Point and served in the 82nd Airborne Division. Having served as a Member of the Rhode Island House, the U.S. House and the Senate, he has a keen understanding of the needs of the state, as well as an unparalleled grasp of the importance of Naval shipbuilding and seapower through his advocacy for General Dynamics’ Electric Boat Division. He will share his thoughts with us on the current state of our Naval forces, the outlook for funding of Navy shipbuilding programs, and the importance of maintaining a strong U.S. Naval engineering and ship construction and maintenance capability.


Wednesday, March 2, 2011


Hyatt Regency Capitol Hill
400 New Jersey Ave., NW
Washington, DC
(Three blocks from Union Station Metro)


11:45 a.m. Refreshments
12:15 p.m. Seating
12:30 - 1:15 p.m. Program*
1:30-2:15 p.m. Lunch

*The program will start at 12:30 p.m. to accommodate the Senator’s schedule. Lunch will be served immediately after the program.

Additional Reading Material

ASNE Day 2011 Presentation by Mr. Hein van Ameijden, Managing Director, Damen Schelde Naval Shipbuilding