Assistant Secretary of Defense (Acquisition) The Honorable Katrina G. McFarland has accepted her invitation to deliver the morning keynote address at the 2014 Open Architecture Summit to be held this November in Washington, D.C. This is Mrs. McFarland’s second year speaking at Defense Daily’s Open Architecture Summit.
Mrs. McFarland is the principal adviser to the Secretary of Defense and the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology, and Logistics on matters relating to acquisition. She began her civil service career in 1986 as a general engineer at Headquarters Marines Corps and has since served agencies including the Department of National Defense, Ottawa, Ontario and the Defense Acquisition University, where she was President.
We are excited to welcome The Honorable Katrina G. McFarland as our Morning Keynote presenter for the second year in a row and are eager to get her expert opinion on open architecture solutions as a top acquisition official! Review the agenda for more invited and confirmed speakers and panelists
Katrina G. McFarland
Assistant Secretary of Defense (Acqusition)