CTX Conversations Archives


Asset Publisher

Global ECCO presents: CTX Conversations, Waves of Valor: Discussing the Legacy of the Navy SEALs and Beyond


Date: August 8, 2024
Time: 12:00 PDT
Location: Zoom

Join us for the next CTX Conversations event, "Waves of Valor: Discussing the Legacy of the Navy SEALs and Beyond." This hybrid event will take place on August 8 at 12 PM, both in person at NPS in Glasgow 109 and online via Zoom. Our distinguished speakers include NPS professor Dr. Tommy Jamison and Mr. Ben Milligan, author of By Water Beneath the Walls, a history of Special Forces. Don't miss this insightful discussion!

NOTE: The views presented are theirs alone and do not necessarily represent the views of DoD or its components.

CTX Conversations | Waves of Valor: Discussing the Legacy of the Navy Seals and Beyond
Date: August 8 @ 12PM PDT
Location: Glasgow 109
Zoom ID:
https://nps-edu.zoomgov.com/j/1618955024
Passcode: Ecco123$$$


Global ECCO Presents: CTX Conversations, The Future of Insurgencies and Radical Groups in Africa, with Dr. Timothy Jones in a discussion with Dr. Christopher Anzalone


Date: July 9, 2024
Time: 12:00 PST
Location: Zoom

As part of our commitment to fostering dynamic dialogue and collaboration, we invite you to join us for CTX Conversations—an ongoing series of virtual discussions covering a spectrum of critical topics. From irregular warfare to counterterrorism and East Asian security, these conversations provide a platform for experts worldwide to share insights and perspectives with a live online audience. 

Stay tuned for more information on the upcoming CTX Conversation, 9 July at noon Pacific Daylight time, which will feature Dr. Timothy Jones in a discussion with Dr. Christopher Anzalone on the status, activities, and possible future plans of radical insurgent groups such as al Shabaab on the African continent.

Don't miss this opportunity to gain valuable insights from leading experts in the field.

NOTE: The views presented are theirs alone and do not necessarily represent the views of DOD or its components.

CTX Conversations | The Future of Insurgencies and Radical Groups in Africa
Date:
 July 9 @ 12PM PDT
Zoom: https://nps-edu.zoomgov.com/j/1607036811
Passcode: CTXcon&m$1


Global ECCO Presents: CTX Conversations, The Ukraine War: Military Lessons and Prospects for Peace


Date: May 29, 2024
Time: 12:00 PST
Location: Zoom

We invite you to join us for this year's second CTX Conversation on May 29 at 1200 PDT via Zoom, featuring a discussion between Dr. John Arquilla and Dr. Katya Drozdova, a distinguished professor of Business, Information Systems, and Political Science at Seattle Pacific University's School of Business, Government, and Economics.

Prof. Drozdova has an extensive background in research and has lectured at various defense, policy, and educational institutions. She has also taught a wide array of courses, including Cyberpower and Cybersecurity, Counterterrorism, International Relations, Information Systems, Research Methods, Strategy, and Economics.

During the conversation, Dr. Drozdova and Dr. Arquilla will delve into the causes and conduct of the war, the interplay between traditional tactics and modern technologies on the battlefield, the risks of escalation, and the potential for reaching a negotiated resolution to the conflict.

NOTE: The views presented are theirs alone and do not necessarily represent the views of DOD or its components.

CTX Conversations | The Ukraine War: Military Lessons and Prospects for Peace

Date: 29 May @ 1200 PDT
https://nps-edu.zoomgov.com/j/1606515835
Passcode: .yKzi6k#=P


Global ECCO Presents: CTX Conversations with Mr. Thomas Friedman - Strategic Implications of the Gaza War


Date: March 15, 2024
Time: 12:00 PST
Location: Zoom

The Combating Threats Exchange Journal (CTX) announces the launch of CTX Conversations, a series of virtual discussions between recognized area experts from around the world, covering a spectrum of critical topics, including irregular warfare, counterterrorism, East Asian security, and much more.

We are honored to kick off this series with Dr. John Arquilla, Distinguished Professor Emeritus at the Naval Postgraduate School, in conversation with Pulitzer Prize winning author and journalist, Thomas Friedman. Together, they will delve into the strategic implications of the ongoing conflict in Gaza, offering their own insights and analysis on this difficult topic.

Mark your calendars for March 15, 2024, at 12 PM PST to join us for this thought-provoking session. Following the discussion, there will be an opportunity for audience members to ask questions and share their own thoughts with Mr. Friedman, Dr. Arquilla, and the rest of the online audience. Don't miss out on this rare opportunity.

If you are interested in attending this virtual discussion, please contact Amina Kator-Mubarez at akatormu@nps.edu.