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Today in DOD

Today in DOD for May 21, 2024

Army Deputy Chief of Staff, G-8, Lt. Gen. Karl H. Gingrich speaks at 7:15 a.m. EDT at an Association of the U.S. Army Coffee Series event, 2425 Wilson Blvd., Arlington, Virginia.

Acting Deputy Chief Information Officer for Information Enterprise William R. Dunlap Jr. (8:25 a.m. EDT) and Under Secretary of the Army Gabe Camarillo (9 a.m. EDT) provide keynote remarks; and other officials speak, at the AFCEA NOVA DoD Enterprise IT Day, Herndon, Virginia.

Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space and Missile Defense John D. Hill, Assistant Secretary of the Air Force for Space Acquisition and Integration Frank Calvelli, and Vice Chief of Space Operations Gen. Guetlein provide testimony at 9:30 a.m. EDT at a Senate Armed Services Strategic Forces Subcommittee hearing on Department of Defense space activities, Russell Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.

Secretary of the Army Christine E. Wormuth and Army Chief of Staff Gen. Randy A. George provide testimony at 10 a.m. EDT at a Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Defense hearing on the fiscal 2025 budget request for the Army, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.

Space Force Lt. Gen. Philip A. Garrant, commander, Space Systems Command, speaks at 10:30 a.m. EDT at a virtual Mitchell Institute Schriever Spacepower Series event. Register at

Pentagon Press Secretary Air Force Maj. Gen. Pat Ryder briefs the media in the Pentagon Briefing Room (2D972) at 2:30 p.m. EDT.  The briefing will also be livestreamed on and broadcast on Channel 2 in the Pentagon.