Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel and Deputy Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter have no public or media events on their schedules.
Chief of Naval Operations Adm. Jonathan W. Greenert briefs the media on the state of the Navy from the Pentagon Press Briefing Room (2E973) at 10:30 a.m. EDT. 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 event; have proof of affiliation and two forms of photo identification. Please call 703-697-5131 for escort into the building.
Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operation/Low-Intensity Conflict Michael A. Sheehan and U.S. Special Operations Command Commander Adm. William H. McRaven participate on a panel entitled "Putting Out Fires Before They Spread: The U.S.'s Role in Preventing Conflict" at 1:30 p.m. EDT (11:30 a.m. MDT), Aspen, Colo.