Stock Photo Description: This stock photo depicts members from the 75th Joint Civilian Orientation Conference (JCOC), take a boat tour with the Coast Guard Port Security unit at Guantanamo Naval Base, Cuba on April 19, 2008. JCOC is the oldest existing Pentagon outreach program, having been held 74 times since its inception in 1948. A Secretary of Defense sponsored program, JCOC is reserved for American leaders interested in expanding their knowledge of the military and national defense. JCOC 75 participants will visit five countries, three forward operating locations, two naval bases and a Navy carrier in U.S. Southern Commandís area of responsibility over the 8-day period from April 18-26. JCOC participants attend briefings by senior military and civilian officials followed by hands-on experience observing exercises, participating in training and interacting with troops stationed across the globe who are engaged in our nation's commercial, diplomatic, humanitarian and military interests in locations that may be unknown to many Americans. Stock photography by Department of Defense Public Domain.