Major General (R) William Hix

Managing Partner, Next Horizon Partners, LLC Former Director of Strategy, Plans & Policy, Deputy Chief of Staff G-3/5/7, HQDA

Billl Hix is founder and managing partner of Next Horizon Partners, an innovation and strategy accelerator focused on helping defense, security, and technology customers develop innovative strategies and creative solutions. 

Formerly the Army’s Chief Strategy Officer and a retired Major General, Bill’s 37-year military career spanned airborne infantry, special forces, strategy, and innovation assignments in war and peace.  His latter 20 years focused on leadership of strategy, change management, and innovation initiatives across a wide variety of complex undertakings involving US government agencies, business, international partners, and academia.  A graduate of West Point, Bill holds a Bachelor of Science and a Master of Military Art and Science, was a Hoover Institution National Security Affairs Fellow, is a published author and public speaker, and is affiliated with the National Academy of Sciences’ Board on Army Research and Development, the International Institute for Strategic Studies, and the Army Strategist Association.

Pre-Conference Focus Day

Wednesday, May 27th, 2020

2:00 PM Overview of Emerging Ground Combat Vehicle Priorities and Areas of Interest

Formerly the Army’s Chief Strategy Officer, a retired Major General, and our event Chairman, Major General (R) Hix will provide an overview of emerging ground combat vehicle priorities, advancements, and thrust areas as it relates to the future of US ground forces.

Check out the incredible speaker line-up to see who will be joining Major General (R) William.

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