Next MRE Networking Event:
Marine Corps Public Affairs Chief
Members of the Military Reporters & Editors association and their guests will meet with the head of Marine Corps public affairs on  Friday, Dec. 15 starting at  6:30 pm at Siné  Irish Pub and Restaurant in Arlington.

The event is the latest in MRE’s Networking Series, informal off-the-record exchanges between journalists and senior Defense Department officials.

WhoBrig. Gen. William Seely, director of the Office of Marine Corps Communication since spring 2017 and formerly the Marine Corps' Director of Intelligence

Where: The Fireplace Room at Siné Irish Pub and Restaurant,  1301 South Joyce Street, Arlington, Va. 22202

When: Dec. 15, 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.

The event is free — and open to MRE members and approved guests.

Individuals may order food and drink through the restaurant.

Advance response required.
Please RSVP here.
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Next MRE Conference April 6, 2018
Threats, military operations, budgets and military-media relations. They'll all be on the agenda when MRE hosts its annual conference April 6, 2018. It will be held at the headquarters of the Navy League of the United States, 2300 Wilson Boulevard in Arlington, Virginia. Keynote speakers and seminar topics will be announced soon.
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