Images: 65th Annual Current Strategy Forum [Image 1 of 2]
Scholars facilitate the “Sea Power and Maritime Strategy” panel discussion for U.S. Naval War College (NWC) students and distinguished guests during the 65th annual Current Strategy Forum (CSF) at NWC in Newport, R.I. As NWC’s capstone academic event, the two-day forum brings together distinguished guests and students to explore issues of strategic national importance. This year's theme, "American Grand Strategy and Sea Power: Challenges and Choices," focused on challenging assumptions and undertaking a strategic assessment of the future. “Sea Power and Maritime Strategy” panel members included: panel moderator Peter Swartz, principal research scientist in the strategic studies division of the Center for Naval Analyses; Coast Guard Vice Adm. John P. Currier, commandant, U.S. Coast Guard; Frank Hoffman, director of National Defense University Press; Kori N. Schake, research fellow at the Hoover Institution; and retired Vice Adm. John G. Morgan Jr.