Brigadier General Anthony J. Tata, U.S. Army (Retired), will talk about cyber warfare and his new book, Under Fire. He commanded combat units in the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions and the 10th Mountain Division. His last combat tour was in Afghanistan in 2007 where he earned the Combat Action Badge and Bronze Star Medal. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Jake Mahegan series and the Threat series.
He is a frequent foreign policy guest commentator on Fox News, CNN, NBC and CBS News. He most recently served as Secretary of Transportation for the State of North Carolina.