In 2008, the cia was ordered to carry out the first ever us national intelligence assessment (nia) on the national security implications of climate change the director of national intelligence, dennis c blair, recognised the significance of climate change in the annual threat assessment published in. Retired adm dennis c blair, president obama's director of national intelligence, is a former commander of the us pacific command with long military from 2003 to 2007, blair was president of the institute for defense analyses, a nonprofit corporation that manages federally funded national security. Annual threat assessment of the us intelligence community for the senate select committee on intelligence dennis c blair director of national intelligence february 2, 2010 building capacity for a digital nation, sharing responsibility for cybersecurity, creating effective information sharing and incident response, and. Point that the people's republic of china now presents one of the most capable threats to us technology leadership and by extension its national security1 china and the international response china's use of 3 dennis c blair, annual threat assessment of the us intelligence community for the senate select. Dennis c blair 10 sustaining the nuclear force 57 thomas scheber 11 sizing and shaping us nuclear forces for the 21st century 61 clark murdock 12 imately fifty national security and nuclear weapons professionals—were selected initiation to a stance of nuclear response only under extreme circumstances. Director of national intelligence dennis c blair told congress yesterday that instability in countries around the world caused by the current global economic crisis, rather than terrorism, is the primary near-term security threat to the united states roughly a quarter of the countries in the world have already.
Blair has long experience in japan and asia issues and also serves as a member of the energy security leadership council, and is on the boards of freedom house, the national bureau of asian research, the national committee on us-china relations and the atlantic council as director of national intelligence, from. In response to china's repeated theft and abuse of us intellectual property, president trump announced the us will impose new tariffs against china dennis c blair is the chairman of the board and distinguished senior fellow at the sasakawa peace foundation usa and the co-chair of the. Special guests frederick w smith, chairman president and ceo, fedex corporation co-chair, energy security leadership council general james t conway (ret) 34th commandant, us marine corps co-chair, energy security leadership council admiral dennis c blair (ret) former director, national intelligence.
When stories originally surfaced to the effect that president obama had authorized the killing of an american citizen, anwar al-awlaki, my first reaction was to say that the criticism of some civil libertarians these reports were confirmed (obliquely) by former national intelligence director dennis c blair. Japan must prepare itself for cyber attacks ahead of the 2019 rugby world championship and the 2020 olympics dennis c blair, i helped lead this event the ttx reinforced in my mind a number of tactical points that also came up frequently during my years at nsa responding to real world attacks. Highlights the need for an integrated approach to enhance security that involves close coordination between the private sector and the federal government 1 james r clapper, john d negroponte, dennis c blair, and john m mcconnell, worldwide threat assessment of the us intelligence community:. Ethics regarding us acquisition and use of cyberattack capabilities (william a owens, kenneth w letter from dennis c blair, director of national intelligence, to senators feinstein and bond coordinated response to this threat, it seems unlikely that we will find a way to overcome.
Yet, for all its benefits, our newfound oil abundance has not altered an important, fundamental truth: the nation's energy security today remains just as fragile as it was in 1973 the united adm dennis c blair is the former director of national intelligence and former commander-in-chief of the us pacific command gen. American chemistry council, christine adams, untitled memorandum of the chemical sector cyber security program's responses to four questions from the hearing before the permanent select committee on intelligence, annual threat assessment by dennis c blair, director of national intelligence, february 25,. Drones alone are not the answer we can help pakistan with logistics, transport and intelligence pakistan can help us by deploying security forces and improving local government on the ground drone strikes dennis c blair, a retired admiral, was director of national intelligence from 2009 to 2010. Dennis c blair is the chairman of the board and distinguished senior fellow at the sasakawa peace foundation usa and the co-chair of the commission on the prior to rejoining the government in 2009, admiral blair held the john m shalikashvili chair in national security studies with the national bureau of asian.
Sunday marked 15 years since the 9/11 terrorist attacks — a devastating event that changed the course of our national history and set into motion dramatic changes for our intelligence community it.
Paul scharre, senior fellow and director of technology for the national security center for a new american security / photo: house armed services committee a ponderous and risk-averse retired admiral dennis c blair, us navy said that sanctions have worked in the past against north korea serious and strict. Admiral dennis c blair former director of national intelligence chairman and ceo, sasakawa peace foundation usa frank j cilluffo director, center for cyber and homeland security co-director of the project secretary michael chertoff former secretary of homeland security co-founder and. These cyber assets, and a wake-up call to those who have not taken this problem seriously companies who promptly report cyber intrusions to government authorities greatly help us to understand and address the range of cyber threats that face us all dennis c blair, then-us director of national intelligence (2010) 1.