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Wes O'Donnell

A veteran of both the US Army and US Air Force, Professor Wes O’Donnell is a highly sought after presenter who has recently spoken at TEDx on Data Visualization and the US Air Force Academy on Leadership. He is noted for his fascinating, informative, dynamic and entertaining keynotes. Wes educates companies and government organizations on a number of topics ranging from emerging technology and big data visualization to veteran’s issues and leadership. But Wes’ best talks tend to center around his personal journey from poverty to distinguished entrepreneur and professor; a truly inspiring journey.

North Korea rejects Pompeo's role in nuclear talks, asks for more 'mature' U.S. envoy

North Korea spurned the top U.S. diplomat as not sufficiently "mature" and offered a hand to Moscow on Thursday in back-to-back moves by Kim Jong Un to possibly reset the terms of his outreach with Washington.

Most Powerful U.S. Helicopter Ever, Marine CH-53K King Stallion, Heads For Production

The U.S. Marine Corps wants something nobody else has: a helicopter that can lift 18 tons in a single flight. And it wants the helicopter to be capable of carrying most of that weight over a hundred miles between ship and shore, back and forth, day or night.

Air Force, WPAFB to craft battle tech of the future

A renewed Air Force emphasis on the war-fighting science and technology of the future may boost the importance of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, the heart of Air Force research and logistics work.

U.S. military spending set to increase for fifth consecutive year, nearing levels during height of Iraq war

America's military budget is set to grow for a fifth consecutive year to near-historic highs in 2020, as lawmakers push increases in defense spending for next year despite opposition from some liberals in Congress and deficit hawks.

Helping Troubled Veterans in the Criminal Justice System

Instead of punishing veterans with fines or imprisonment, states are creating Veterans Treatment Courts to provide help for them.

North Korea announces firing of tactical guided weapon

North Korea announced Thursday that it had test-fired a new tactical guided weapon, in its first public weapons test since the breakdown of a summit between President Trump and Kim Jong Un in February.