The week ahead

By Tony Bertuca / December 2, 2019 at 5:05 AM

Pentagon officials are scheduled to speak around the Washington area this week, while several defense companies are slated to participate in conferences and earnings calls.


The Hudson Institute hosts a discussion on U.S. nuclear policy toward China.

The Center for Strategic and International Studies hosts a discussion on Russian defense spending and military modernization.


Under Secretary of Defense for Research and Engineering Mike Griffin and Air Force Space Command Vice Commander Lt. Gen. David Thompson speak at a U.S. Chamber of Commerce event on the Space Economy.

The Senate Armed Services Committee will discuss the findings of a Government Accountability Office investigation into military housing.

AeroVironment executives are set to discuss the company's quarterly earnings.


The Senate Armed Services seapower subcommittee holds a hearing on Navy ship and submarine maintenance.

The Senate Armed Services personnel subcommittee holds a hearing on military suicide prevention.

Leidos is scheduled to present at a Credit Suisse conference.

Maxar Technologies will participate in a Bank of America Merrill Lynch conference.


The Senate Armed Services Committee holds a hearing with Under Secretary of Defense for Policy John Rood on implementation of the National Defense Strategy.

Lockheed Martin and Maxar are set to participate in the Credit Suisse conference.

Science Applications International Corp. executives will discuss quarterly earnings.