(WHNT) — The Space and Missile Defense Symposium event kicks off August 8 and a committee member previewed what the event will look like this year.

Retired Army Col. Bob English sat down with News 19’s Steve Johnson to preview the event which begins Tuesday.

Their conversation gives attendees a look into what they can expect from the event.

The full interview with News 19’s Steve Johnson can be found in the video player above.