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Fri, 2015-04-17 14:39

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, commanding general of the Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, addresses the participants of the Global Human Dimension Conference which was held April 15-16 at the Frontier Conference Center. Coalition partners representing 23 countries met at to share ideas and best practices on how they are developing leaders in the face of emerging strategic challenges. The panel on Leader Development and Talent Management (pictured) included subject matter experts from the United Kingdom, Canada, and Chile. (US Army Photo by Scott Gibson)

To read Global HD Conference Story on Army.mil click here.

For Human Dimension dashboard click here.

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Tue, 2015-04-14 13:20

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Commanding General of the Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth, welcomes the capacity crowd of Army, industry and academia leaders at the day-long Human Dimension Cognitive Dominance Symposium, April 14, 2015 at the Frontier Conference Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kan. The attendees are looking at how to prepare the Army of 2025 and Beyond by optimizing the performance of every Soldier and Civilian in the Total Force.

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Mon, 2015-04-13 13:11

Billie Jo Draper, Pittsburg State University Alumni Association president, left, and, Pittsburg State University President Steve Scott, far right, present the 2015 PSU Meritorious Achievement Award to Kirby R. Brown, Apr. 10. The Pittsburg State University Alumni Association established the Meritorious Achievement Award in 1958 and it is the highest award based on career achievement presented by the Alumni Association. Candidates must have demonstrated substantial professional growth and advancement over an extended period of time.

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Thu, 2015-04-09 12:48

Former Chief of Staff of the United States Army Gen. Gordon R. Sullivan, addressed key leaders of the Combined Arms Center at the National World War I Museum at Liberty Memorial 9 April as part of a CAC offsite and teambuilding event. Sullivan, the current President and Chief Operating Officer of the Association of the United States Army discussed the importance of Fort Leavenworth in training and educating the leaders who were key to Victory in WW1 and have remained vitally important in every US conflict since.

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Wed, 2015-04-01 15:55

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Commander of the U.S. Army Combined Arms Center and Fort Leavenworth addresses the audience during an Institute of Land Warfare Panel titled “Building Leaders Who Thrive in Chaos” at the AUSA 2015 Global Force Symposium and Exposition April 1. The focus of the symposium is to discuss what the U.S. Army must do in the future to “Win in a Complex World.” Click here to view a video of Lt. Gen. Brown's speech.

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Tue, 2015-03-31 07:40

Combined Arms Center Commanding General Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown (left) presents an Assumption of Responsibility certificate to Brig. Gen. Mark J. O’Neil, the new deputy commanding general of the Combined Arms Center - Training. Brown hosted the ceremony at Fort Leavenworth, Kan., on March 27. Brown welcomed O’Neil to the CAC team, saying O’Neil is a “first-round draft choice and we’re lucky to have him.” O’Neil said it was an honor to be the CAC-T deputy commanding general. CAC-T manages training support, training development and Combat Training Center programs to help the Army prepare versatile units and develop innovative leaders.

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Mon, 2015-03-30 15:39

Maj. Thomas Root, (Center of picture) a student of the Command and General Staff Officers Course, briefed the Commanders of TRADOC, (Gen. David G. Perkins); CAC (Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown); and the Mission Command Center of Excellence (Brig Gen. Willard M. Burleson III) on the Army Operating Concept during the first Majors Colloquium held at Fort Leavenworth's Lewis and Clark Center. The 84 Army Majors at the Colloquium were provided the opportunity to recommend solutions to some of the Army's most difficult challenges directly to Army Senior Leaders. The key topics discussed included: training, Mission Command, talent management, diversity, education, and the Army Operating Concept. The briefing was the culmination of a five-month process.

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Mon, 2015-03-30 10:42

Gen. David G. Perkins, Commander of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command, addresses 300 ROTC and Military Academy Cadets from around the country as part of the George C. Marshall Awards and Leadership Forum at Fort Leavenworth. The two-day event is an opportunity for the Army to recognize the outstanding Cadets of the year and gives them the opportunity to hear from some of the Army's top leadership. 2015 marks the first year that this event is hosted at Fort Leavenworth. In addition to awards Cadets will participate in roundtable discussions, a series of plenary sessions, and engagements by some of the Army’s top leadership. The purpose of the event is to inspire future army leaders to embody the timeless values of selfless service, character, ethics, leadership and citizenship of Gen. George C. Marshall.

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Tue, 2015-03-24 09:34

FORT LEAVENWORTH, Kan. – The Combined Arms Center (CAC) will hold a symposium to discuss how to prepare the Army of 2025 and Beyond, and seek assistance from academia and industry's senior leaders in building human performance.

The forum will take place from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on April 14, 2015 at the Frontier Conference Center, 350 Biddle Blvd., Fort Leavenworth.

To build the Force of 2025 and Beyond, the Army is looking for innovative ways to use current and future concepts to enable cognitive dominance in today’s complex operational environment and prepare units to win in a complex world.

Lt. Gen. Robert B. Brown, Commander of the Combined Arms Center, will talk about executing cognitive dominance in support of the Human Dimension Concept. Cognitive dominance is optimizing intellectual, physical, emotional strength to achieve advantage over a situation or adversary.

Guest speaker presentations will be followed by a senior leader panel discussion about Cognitive Training/Emotional Intelligence and breakout sessions:

  • Army War Fighting Challenge (AWFC) #9, Improve Soldier, Leader, Team performance
  • Building mutual Trust
  • Cognitive Biases and Decision Making

For additional information see the Flyer . To register for the CAC Human Dimension Cognitive Dominance Symposium contact: 913-684-4530.

To register for the CAC Human Dimension Cognitive Dominance Symposium:

The registration deadline is April 7, 2015.

There is no registration fee for the event. Lunch will be provided at the location and will be $9.95.
CAC, Fort Leavenworth, is a major subordinate headquarters of the U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command. It has often been referred to as the "Intellectual Center of the Army.” CAC develops and integrates Army leader development, doctrine, education, lessons learned, functional training, training support, training development, and proponent responsibilities in order to support mission command and prepare the Army to successfully conduct unified land operations in a joint, inter-agency, inter-governmental, multinational environment.

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Tue, 2015-03-24 09:33

Fort Leavenworth Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony, April 17, 1030, in Eisenhower Auditorium.

Honorees:
Lt. Gen. (Ret.) Leonard D. Holder
Lt. Gen. John Clifford Hodges Lee, deceased

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