REGISTER NOW! Plan on joining Army Mad Scientist and the National Museum of the United States Army (NMUSA) for our Back to the Future: Using History to Forecast conference!
Who: You! We have opened registration to everyone in our Mad Scientist Community of Action! But to get in the front door, you must be registered on our EventBrite page here! Conference attendees will have their names checked against this registration list by NMUSA security to gain entrance, so register now!
What: Army Mad Scientist’s first in-person conference in three years! This event will feature world-renowned expert speakers and panelists from industry, tech, academia, and the U.S. military and other Government agencies discussing how history and experience inform and shape our future thinking and decision-making on critical issues. Confirmed speakers include Ms. Amy Webb (Author and CEO, Future Today Institute), Dr. Vanessa Shannon (Director of Mental Performance, Cincinnati Reds), Ms. Sharon Weinberger (Author of “Imagineers of War”), Dr. Kathleen McInnis (Senior Fellow, International Security Program & Director, Smart Women, Smart Power Initiative, CSIS and Author), Dr. Ethan Rafuse (Professor of Military History, U.S. Army Command and General Staff College), and many more! Check out the conference agenda here!
When: 8-9 November 2022 (Entrance to event starts at 0730 EST on Tuesday and the conference runs through 1600 EST on Wednesday).
Where: The National Museum of the United States Army (NMUSA), 1175 Liberty Drive, Ft. Belvoir, Virginia — for directions and parking information, click here.
Why: Our presenters and panelists — historians, futurists, and thought leaders — will converge backcasting with futurecasting to provide penetrating insights regarding the Army’s people, materiel, readiness, and doctrine and concepts initiatives.
Won’t be in the National Capitol Region for the event? No Worries! Stay tuned to the Mad Scientist Laboratory for information on how to livestream this event and participate remotely!