Welcome to Navy Live blog coverage of the Surface Navy Association’s 30th annual national symposium, Jan. 9-11, in Crystal City, Va.
This year’s theme, “Surface Forces and Cross-Domain Integration” highlights common procedures and combined exercises across the air, land, maritime, space and cyberspace domains in preparation for a more powerful and integrated Naval Surface Force.
The symposium provides an opportunity for naval leaders, government officials and members of private industry to discuss a broad range of professional and career issues for the surface community.
Join the social media conversation using #SNA2018 and watch the following sessions and panels. All times are Eastern Standard.
Tuesday, Jan. 9
Surface Navy Association President Vice Adm. Barry McCullogh (Ret.)
The Surface Navy Today
Vice Adm. Tom Rowden
Updating the Surface Navy Vision
Rear Adm. Ronald Boxall and Maj. Gen David Coffman
Adm. John Richardson
Wednesday, Jan. 10
U.S. Marine Corps Update
Lt. Gen. Brian Beaudreault
Surface Warfare Domains Panel
Preserving Our Naval Advantage: Investing for the Future Panel
Thursday, Jan. 11
Adm. Phil Davidson
Ship Maintenance Panel