The December edition of STRIKEWERX’s First Friday — a collaboration between industry and Airmen to learn and solve challenges across Air Force Global Strike Command — features a virtual-only presentation from author, journalist and national security SME Marc Ambinder.

His presentation explores the history of deterrence and NC3. Marc also discusses NC3 next generation modernization.

Marc is a senior fellow at USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and its Center for Communication Leadership and Policy.

He has more than 20 years of experience in communication fora, with leadership roles at the highest levels of journalism (ABC News, CBS News, The Atlantic), of industry (Disney/ABC, Facebook) and of academia (Penn, USC). He has won several Webby awards, a DuPont Silver Baton, and was nominated for a national news Emmy for editorial producing. His third book, “The Brink: President Reagan and the Nuclear War Scare of 1983,” was published by Simon & Schuster in 2018.

You can see Marc’s presentation below. His slides are available HERE.