• GNDC Announces Fireside Chat with David Alexander, President of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems at Future Forum Event

    Bismarck, ND – The Greater North Dakota Chamber (GNDC) is excited to announce a special fireside chat featuring David R. Alexander, President of General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI), at the upcoming Future Forum event. The event, celebrating GNDC's 100-year anniversary, will take place on June 4, 2024, at Minnkota Power Cooperative in Grand Forks, ND.
    Mr. Alexander is a respected leader in the aerospace industry, known for his contributions to the development and advancement of remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) systems. As President of GA-ASI, he has spearheaded groundbreaking initiatives, including the development of cutting-edge radars, electro-optic systems, and mission systems for military and commercial applications worldwide.
    “I appreciate GNDC’s invitation to attend and have a conversation with the business community,” Alexander remarked. “GA-ASI’s growth in North Dakota, especially with the establishment of our Flight Test and Training Center near Grand Forks, has been an integral part of our success today and into our future.”
    The fireside chat will be moderated by GNDC CEO and President Arik Spencer and will delve into key topics impacting North Dakota's future, including technology, innovation, and global competitiveness. Attendees will have the opportunity to gain valuable insights from Mr. Alexander's wealth of experience and expertise in the aerospace field.
    "We are privileged to have David Alexander join us for this fireside chat at our Future Forum event," said Arik Spencer, CEO and President of GNDC. "His insights and expertise will offer attendees valuable perspectives on the future of aerospace, technology, and implications for North Dakota."
    The Future Forum event will offer a unique opportunity for attendees to engage with industry leaders and explore the trends and advancements propelling North Dakota’s business community towards success. Registration is available for GNDC members and non-members, with both in-person and virtual attendance options.
    Minnkota Power Cooperative is the platinum, premier sponsor of the event. For more information and to register, visit ndchamber.com.