RAND Expert to Discuss Future National Defense Strategy Before U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services


David Ochmanek, a senior defense research analyst at the RAND Corporation, will testify before the U.S. Senate Committee on Armed Services on “Recommendations for a Future National Defense Strategy.”


Ochmanek will discuss how to:

  • Strengthen U.S. military posture in key theaters
  • Improve capabilities to suppress and destroy enemy air defenses
  • Win the fight for information superiority
  • Prevent use of nuclear weapons
  • Defeat Salafist-Jihadis and other violent extremist groups


10 a.m., ET, Thursday, Nov. 30, 2017


Room SD-G50, Dirksen Senate Office Building, Washington, D.C.


To arrange an interview, contact the RAND Office of Media Relations:
(703) 414-4795 or
(310) 451-6913, or
send an email to media@rand.org.

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