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Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel, Acting Deputy Secretary of Defense Christine H. Fox and Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Gen. Martin E. Dempsey have no public or media events on their schedules.
 
DoD Chief Information Officer Teri Takai, DoD Deputy CIO for Command, Control, Communications, Computers and Information Infrastructure Air Force Maj. Gen. Robert Wheeler, and DoD CIO Director of Spectrum Policy and Programs Fred Moorefield brief the media on the department's release of its Electromagnetic Spectrum Strategy at 11 a.m. EST, in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).  Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the Pentagon River Parking Pedestrian Bridge only.  Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification.  Please call 703-697-5131 for escort to the briefing.


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02/20/2014
DoD Releases Electromagnetic Spectrum Strategy The Department of Defense announced today the release of its Electromagnetic Spectrum Strategy (EMS) to increase available spectrum in order to meet growing demand from the commercial wireless industry while maintaining critical military capabilities.   “The...


02/20/2014
Department of Defense Press Briefing with Rear Adm. Kirby Pentagon Press Secretary Rear Adm. John Kirby will conduct a briefing today at 3 p.m. EST in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2E973).   Journalists without a Pentagon building pass will be picked up at the River Entrance only. Plan to arrive no later than 45 minutes prior to the...




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