The Insider

The week ahead

By Tony Bertuca  
February 4, 2019 at 5:15 AM

The fiscal year 2020 budget request planned for this week has been delayed, but senior Pentagon officials are scheduled to discuss funding plans at congressional hearings and think tank events. Meanwhile, President Trump is slated to deliver his State of the Union address.

Monday

The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosts a discussion on securing the software supply chain.

Tuesday

The National Defense Industrial Association holds the annual SO/LIC Symposium in Arlington, VA.

The Senate Armed Services Committee holds a hearing with U.S. Central Command chief Gen. Joseph Votel.

The president delivers his State of the Union address.

Wednesday

Chief of Naval Operations Adm. John Richardson speaks at the Atlantic Council.

Navy acquisition chief Hondo Geurts speaks at a Navy League breakfast.

Under Secretary of Defense John Rood speaks about the Missile Defense Review at the Hudson Institute.

The House Armed Services Committee holds a hearing evaluating the Pentagon's counterterrorism approach.

The Senate Armed Services Committee holds a hearing with senior intelligence officials on worldwide threats.

CACI International, Northrop Grumman, Raytheon and Vectrus executives are slated to present at a Cowen and Co. conference.

Thursday

The Senate Armed Services Committee holds a hearing with U.S. Africa Command chief Gen. Thomas Waldhauser and U.S. Southern Command chief Adm. Craig Faller.

The Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments hosts a discussion on transforming the Navy's carrier air wing.

Leidos' chief executive will present at the Cowen conference.

Friday

The military service secretaries discuss the fiscal year 2020 budget at the Center for Strategic and International Studies.

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