Episodes

Buy Wins Not Products with Justin Fanelli, CTO of The United States Navy
July 09, 2024
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00:41:3938.18 MB

Buy Wins Not Products with Justin Fanelli, CTO of The United States Navy

In this episode of Building the Base, our hosts Lauren Bedula and Hondo Guerts dive in with Justin Fanelli CTO of the United States Navy. The conversation revolved around the defense industry, digital transformation in government, and the importance of professional curiosity and humility in private...

Cybersecurity Is National Security with Dmitri Alperovitch
June 25, 2024
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00:40:0436.74 MB

Cybersecurity Is National Security with Dmitri Alperovitch

In this episode of "Building the Base," hosts Lauren Bedula and Hondo Geurts sit down with cybersecurity expert and entrepreneur Dmitri Alperovitch. Dmitri shares his journey from immigrating to the United States from Russia to co-founding CrowdStrike, a leading cybersecurity company. He discusses ...

Venture Meets Mission with Arun Gupta
June 11, 2024
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00:45:3641.79 MB

Venture Meets Mission with Arun Gupta

In this episode of Building The Base, Hosts Lauren Bedula and Hondo Geurts dive in with Arun Gupta venture Capitalist, CEO of the Noble Reach Foundation and Author of "Venture Meets Mission". They Discuss the growing trend of mission-driven entrepreneurship and the need for collaboration between go...

Decision Intelligence and AI with Priceline Co Founder Paul Breitenbach
May 28, 2024
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00:36:3033.44 MB

Decision Intelligence and AI with Priceline Co Founder Paul Breitenbach

In this episode of Building the Base, Lauren Bedula and Hondo Geurts chat with Paul Breitenbach, co-founder of Priceline and founder of R4, a company focused on AI technology. Paul shares his journey from being a musician in New Jersey to a successful tech entrepreneur, highlighting his unconventio...

Adapting to Change with Niloofar Razi Howe
May 14, 2024
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00:30:4328.12 MB

Adapting to Change with Niloofar Razi Howe

In this episode of Building The Base our Host Lauren Bedula and Hondo Geurts dive into a compelling conversation with Nilooofar Razi Howe, a prominent investor, executive, and entrepreneur. Niloo shares her remarkable journey from navigating revolutions as a child to becoming deeply involved in cyb...

Digital Partner Collaboration with UK LTC Tuni Masi
April 30, 2024
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00:24:1522.25 MB

Digital Partner Collaboration with UK LTC Tuni Masi

In this episode of the Digital Warfighting Series with CENTCOM, the focus is on the digital aspect of partnered operations, particularly exploring international components. Lieutenant Colonel Tuni Massey, a British Army Officer embedded within the US Central Command鈥檚 J6 branch, discusses the role ...

Digital Combatant Command Coordination, with BG John Cogbill
April 23, 2024
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00:26:1324.01 MB

Digital Combatant Command Coordination, with BG John Cogbill

In this episode of the "Digital Warfighting Series with CENTCOM,"co-hosts Lauren Bedula and Hondo Geurts sit down with Brigadier General John Cogbill from CENTCOM to explore the strategic implications of digital transformation in modern warfare. From operationalizing the commander's vision to foste...

Digital Air Combat Operations with Col Garrett "Nails" Hogan
April 16, 2024
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00:23:2621.51 MB

Digital Air Combat Operations with Col Garrett "Nails" Hogan

In this episode of the "Digital Warfighting Series with CENTCOM," co-hosts Lauren Bedula and Hondo Geurts welcome Colonel Garrett Hogan, callsign "Nails," to discuss technology and innovation in supporting the mission of US Central Command (CENTCOM). Colonel Hogan, with 20 years of experience as an...

Digital Counter-UAS Operations with COL Molly Solsbury
April 09, 2024
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00:25:1923.23 MB

Digital Counter-UAS Operations with COL Molly Solsbury

In this episode of the Digital Warfighting Series with CENTCOM, co-hosts Hondo Geurts and Lauren Bedula are joined by Colonel Molly Solsbury to delve into the digital side of counter UAS (Unmanned Aerial Systems). Col. Solsbury, Commander of the 513 Military Intelligence Brigade, shares her journey...