Information Warfare Forum
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Information Warfare Forum

January 4th, 2023 9:00am-11:00am EST   Virtual, ON24

With the rapid evolution of information technologies, cyberspace and intelligence capabilities, we are at the apex of the Information Age. As evidenced by the 2022 Russian invasion of Ukraine, information and intelligence are now critical components of modern warfare, and global powers are racing to achieve information dominance.

Information warfare is an evolving concept on the battlespace use of information and communication technology to achieve strategic dominance over an adversary. This kind of warfare can include components like network jamming, drone interference, disinformation campaigns, surveillance and other tactics aimed at denying an opponent’s information advantage.

Today, the U.S. military is codifying information warfare into its organizations and operations. The Marine Corps and the Air Force have efforts underway to elevate information warfare to a warfighting function and make it a central element of command decisions.

During the ExecutiveBiz Events Information Warfare Forum, top military leaders, government officials and industry executives will convene to discuss the implications of information warfare’s rise — and what the Department of Defense is doing to prepare for it.

  • Matthew Glavy
    Lt. Gen. Matthew Glavy - Keynote
    Deputy Commandant Information [DC I], U.S. Marine Corps

    Lieutenant General Glavy was commissioned in May 1986 through the United States Naval Academy. Upon receiving his wings in September of 1988, he was selected to fly the CH-46 Sea Knight. Assignments in the Operating Forces include: Weapons and Tactics Instructor and Embark Officer, HMM-261 (REIN); Aircraft Maintenance Officer, and Executive Officer, HMM-265 (REIN); Current Operations Officer, G-3, 1st MAW; Commanding Officer, HMM-265 (REIN); Commanding General, 2d Marine Aircraft Wing, and Commanding General, U.S. Marine Corps Forces Cyberspace Command. Assignments in the Supporting Establishment include: Platoon Commander, Officer Candidate School; Operational Test Director, White House Liaison Officer, Presidential Command Pilot and Commanding Officer, HMX-1. Headquarters and Staff Assignments: Plans, Policy and Operation, HQMC; Information Operations, Joint Staff J3; HQMC Aviation, Expeditionary Enablers Branch; Assistant Deputy Commandant for Aviation, Marine Corps Staff; Deputy Director of Current Operations, United States Cyber Command. Military Education: The Amphibious Warfare School, Marine Corps Command and Staff College and Marine Corps War College. Master’s degrees in both Military Studies and Strategic Studies and a Bachelor of Science in Systems Engineering from the United States Naval Academy.

  • 9:00am - 9:05am EST

    Welcome & Opening Remarks

  • 9:05am - 9:45am EST

    Keynote Speaker: Lt. Gen. Matthew Glavy

  • 9:45am - 10:45am EST

    Panel

  • 10:45am - 10:50am EST

    Closing Comments

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