Meeting No. 16: Mackinder Forum Conference held under the auspices of the American Competitiveness Society (“Competitiveness: The Next Decade”) at Tysons Corner, VA, October 22-24, 2015

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Geostrategic Challenges and the Armed Forces of the United States. Evolving Roles and Missions: I, Army, Marines, Navy; II, Air Force, Cyber, Space Command (Two round-table discussions)

“The Geostrategy of Unmanned Underwater Vehicles (UUVs)”

Dr. Leonard J. Hochberg, Coordinator, Mackinder Forum & Dr. Michael Hochberg, formerly University of Delaware

“By Sea and by Land: The Geopolitics of American Exceptionalism According to Alexis de Tocqueville”

Dr. Leonard J. Hochberg, Coordinator, Mackinder Forum

“Applying the Approaches of Three Geopolitical Writers to Contemporary Crises in the South China Sea and Toward the Alleged Islamic State Caliphate”

Prof. Phil Kelly, Emporia State University

“Eurasia and Rimalnd – Closer Than You Think (Keynote address)

Admiral Chris Parry (U.K., ret.)

“The Cost of Primacy and the Value of Prudence in American Foreign Policy” (Keynote address)

William Ruger, Charles Koch Foundation

“Mahan and the Problem of Asia”

Francis P. Sempa, Wilkes University