The CBRNe Society and IB Consultancy are proud to announce that Assistant Secretary of Defense for Nuclear, Chemical and Biological Defense Programs at the US DoD, Honorable Guy B. Roberts, will open the upcoming NCT Asia 2018 event.

As the ASD(NCB), Mr. Roberts is the principal advisor to the Secretary of Defense, the Deputy Secretary of Defense, and the Under Secretary of Defense for Acquisition, Technology and Logistics for matters concerning nuclear, chemical, and biological defense programs. The NBC Defense Programs can rely on Mr. Roberts’ thirty years of experience within the field of arms control, anti-proliferation, deterrence and strategic stability issues. Prior to joining the Trump Administration, Mr. Roberts led a distinguished career in the United States Marine Corps as an infantry officer, judge advocate, and staff officer. He went on to serve as the Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for Arms Control and Nonproliferation Policy for the Department of Defense, and then as the North Atlantic Treaty Organization’s Deputy Assistant Secretary General for Weapons of Mass Destruction Policy and Director for Nuclear Deterrence Policy before becoming an independent consultant and adjunct professor.

Read the recent interview with Honorable Roberts on the July issue of the newly launched NCT Magazine.