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Carter Attends Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference

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  • Defense Secretary Ash Carter and his wife, Stephanie, left, walk with Sheryl Sandberg, Facebook's chief operating officer, after participating in a moderated discussion at the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, July 9, 2015. The annual media finance conference is held for one week each July since 1983, and typically features government or business leaders, political figures and others in the philanthropic and cultural spheres.  DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Ash Carter meets with Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg while attending the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, July 9, 2015. Carter visited Sun Valley to attend the conference and to pursue, for the Defense Department and the nation, innovation to take the Pentagon into the future. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Secretary of Defense Secretary Ash Carter gives an interview to CNBC reporter Julia Boorstin outside Sun Valley, Idaho, capping off his day attending the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 9, 2015. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Secretary of Defense Secretary Ash Carter talks to CNBC reporter Julia Boorstin during an interview outside Sun Valley, Idaho, July 9, 2015. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • CNBC reporter Julia Boorstin interviews Defense Secretary Ash Carter outside Sun Valley, Idaho, July 9, 2015. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett
  • Defense Secretary Ash Carter thanks drivers and flight crew as he boards his plane to depart from Hailey, Idaho, after attending the Allen & Company Sun Valley Conference, July 9, 2015. DoD photo by Glenn Fawcett