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U.S. National Security and Global Challenges

Feb 15, 2018 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Please join us for U.S. National Security and Global Challenges, a panel discussion with the U.S. Army War College on Thursday, February 15. 

The World Affairs Council & the Matthew B Ridgway Center for International Security Studies are pleased to host the US Army War College – Eisenhower Series 2018.  This annual program features a team of experts from the U.S. Army and Air Force, holding discussions on a wide range of national and international military topics, including strategic challenges confronting America in the second decade of the 21st century.

Thursday, 2/15
1:00 pm – 3:00 pm 
Alcoa Room, University of Pittsburgh Law School (2nd floor), 3900 Forbes Avenue

The event is free and open to the public, but advance registration is kindly requested.

Click here to register. 

 Featured topics will include:
  1.  Colonel Scott Anderson: Acquisition Reform: Solutions and Strategies  
  2.  Commander Brett Holdiman: South China Sea: Strategic Interests and Dynamics
  3.  Lieutenant Colonel Matt Humphrey: Critical Thinking in Practice
  4.  Colonel E.J. Irvin: Strategic Leadership in Times of Change  
  5.  Lieutenant Colonel Lisa Lamb: Women Trailblazers in the Military: Forging a New Path
  6.  Colonel Mark McPherson: Improving Safety through Investigation of Human Error

 Click here to download full speaker bios.

There is a second opportunity to attend on Thursday evening from 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at Peters Township Public Library. Click here for details and registration.

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