Past event

Research Event

The Future of the British-American Naval Alliance

Chatham House, London

International Security Department

Participants

Opening remarks:​ Rt Hon Michael Fallon MP, Secretary of State for Defence, UK

Admiral Sir George Zambellas KCB DSC ADC DL, First Sea Lord and Chief of Naval Staff, Royal Navy
Admiral Jonathan W Greenert, Chief of Naval Operations, United States Navy

 

Overview

The speakers will discuss how and why the Royal Navy and US Navy will work together over the next 15-20 years, and how their long-standing partnership is developing in response to changing strategic, technical and domestic contexts.

To enable as open a debate as possible, the Q&A session will be held under the Chatham House Rule.