Event Details

Thursday, August 2, 2018

DEFENSE: Roundtable with The Honorable Bruce D. Jette, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology), U.S. Department of Defense

Event Information

Date & time

Thursday, August 2, 2018
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Washington , DC

Contact

Spencer Cresswell at +1-646-250-7012 or scresswell@bciu.org

This is an off-the-record roundtable discussion with The Honorable Bruce D. Jette, Assistant Secretary of the Army (Acquisition, Logistics and Technology), U.S. Department of Defense.

Venue details will be confirmed upon registration.

Additional hosting opportunities are available.

For more information, please contact Spencer Cresswell at scresswell@bciu.org or +1-646-250-7012.

 

Biographical Information

The Honorable Bruce D. Jette currently serves as the Assistant Secretary of the Army for Acquisition, Logistics and Technology (ASA(ALT)). In this role, Dr. Jette serves as the Army Acquisition Executive, the Senior Procurement Executive, the Science Advisor to the Secretary of the Army, and the Army’s Senior Research and Development Official. Dr. Jette leads the execution of the Army’s acquisition function and the acquisition management system. His responsibilities include providing oversight for the life-cycle management and sustainment of Army weapon systems and equipment from research and development through test and evaluation, acquisition, logistics, fielding, and disposition. He is also responsible for appointing, managing, and evaluating program executive officers and managing the Army Acquisition Corps and Army Acquisition Workforce.

Prior to his confirmation, Dr. Jette served as President and Chief Executive Officer of Synovision Solutions, LLC, an innovative company he founded to provide management and technical consulting, engineering services, and project management in support of military and governmental agencies, as well as commercial industry.

Dr. Jette holds both a Doctorate and a Master of Science in Electronic Materials from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a graduate of the United States Military Academy with a Bachelor of Science in Nuclear Engineering and Chemistry.