Roundtable with U.S. Government Defense Officials at Aero India 2017


AmCham and USIBC co-hosted the U.S. Government Defense officials for a roundtable on 13th February on the occasion of Aero India 2017 in Bangalore. Ms. Beth McCormick, Director, DTSA, was the leader of the delegation and was joined by Ms. Heidi H. Grant, Deputy Under Secretary of the Air Force, International Affairs, Mr. Keith Webster, Director, International Cooperation Office, OUSD, Mr. Robert L. Moore, Deputy to the Commanding General, USASAC, Ms. Karen Williams, Senior Advisor, Bureau of Political – Military Affairs, DoS, Mr. Patrick Santillo, Counselor for Commercial Affairs and Captain Robert Ogden, Chief of Office of Defense Cooperation (ODC). The U.S. industry leaders discussed the new administration’s priorities, ‘Major Defense Partner’ status and U.S. industry participation in ‘Make in India’ programs.