National Press Club

NPC Luncheon with Admiral John Richardson, Chief of Naval Operations, USN

NPC Luncheon with Admiral John Richardson, Chief of Naval Operations, USN

January 11, 2016 12:30 PM

Location: Ballroom

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The Chief of Naval Operations Admiral John Richardson, USN, will speak at a National Press Club Newsmaker Luncheon on January 11, 2016.

Admiral John Richardson graduated from the U.S. Naval Academy in 1982 and began serving as the 31st Chief of Naval Operations September 18, 2015.

Admiral Richardson will discuss the U.S. Navy's role in the global maritime environment, including the issues and challenges presented by Russia, China, North Korea, Iran and ISIS. Additionally, he will unveil his strategic guidance to the fleet, intended to ensure the United States and our partners sustain maritime superiority now and into the future.

Lunch will be served at 12:30 p.m., with remarks beginning at 1 p.m., followed by a Q&A session ending at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $23 for National Press Club members and one guest, and $37 for non-members. Tickets may be purchased online by going to the following LINK. For questions, please email or call (202) 662-7501.

NPC members who wish to attend the pre-luncheon reception must RSVP separately to at least 48 hours in advance. Space may be limited. You must have a paid reservation to the Luncheon to attend the VIP reception.

To submit a question in advance, put NAVY CNO in the subject line and email to before 10 a.m. on the day of the luncheon.

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