Date(s) - 04/01/2020
7:30 am - 10:00 am

Sands Regency Hotel

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Space Wars: The Force Awakens

Presentation and Discussion with

John McNellis

Postponed – TBA

9:00 am – 10:00 am
Full Breakfast Buffet starts at 7:45
The Sands Hotel & Casino

More information coming soon

John McNellis is currently a consultant to the Department of Defense.  Until 2017, He was the Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Space, Strategic and Intelligence Systems.  He was responsible for acquisition strategy and oversight of a $70B portfolio of space, intelligence and nuclear Major Defense Acquisition Programs.  His prior 40-year industry career spanned the range from system architect to program manager to senior corporate executive with profit and loss responsibility for a $4B group with 17,000 employees, predominantly focused on delivery of air and space intelligence, surveillance, reconnaissance and battle management systems to domestic and international customers.  John graduated from Santa Clara University with a B.S. degree in Physics.  He later earned a M.S. in Physics from UCLA and a M.B.A. from Santa Clara University.

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Pre Pay: $22 Members, $32 Non-Members, and $12 for students active military.
At the Door: $25 Members, $35 Non-Members, and $15 for students active military.
WWII Vets are free.

Price includes a full breakfast buffet, coffee and juices and a GREAT SPEAKER!

Breakfast service and registration open at 7:45 a.m.
Presentation and Q& A  9:00 am – 10:00 am

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