Conferences and Symposia

Your academic experience at the Naval War College will be enhanced by several conferences and symposia. These programs afford both students and faculty valuable opportunities for stimulating encounters with contemporary military, political, and cultural leaders from both the professional and academic communities.

U.S. Naval War College (NWC) students in the Joint Military Operations department participate in a Capstone Synthesis Event held at NWCs Pringle auditorium in Newport, Rhode Island.
U.S. Naval War College (NWC) students in the Joint Military Operations department participate in a Capstone Synthesis Event held at NWCs Pringle auditorium in Newport, Rhode Island. The purpose of the event is for the students to synthesize everything they learned during the trimester and apply that knowledge to a fictional problem. The course is designed to prepare future military and civilian leaders for high-level policy, command, and staff responsibilities requiring joint and service operational expertise and warfighting skills. 161102-N-RX668-029 NEWPORT, R.I. (Nov. 2, 2016)

Conferences & Symposiums

Our conferences run the gambit from the annual capstone Current Strategy Forum, typically featuring the Chief of Naval Operations, to the biennial International Seapower Symposium attended by the leaders of many of the world’s navies.

Current Strategy Forum

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International Seapower Symposium

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Ethics Program

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Evening Lecture Series

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