2019 Naval War College Foundation Newport Summer Symposium
August 16, 2019
NWCF's 4th annual summer symposium will return to Newport on Friday, August 16, 2019. Open to all members and their guests. We have lined up 4 incredible guest speakers for the day, plus breakfast, lunch, and a cocktail reception to round out the day.
Check-in will commence at 7:30 a.m. at the Officers' Club, Naval Station Newport. The symposium will begin with opening remarks at 8:30, followed by Ambassador Anne Patterson, Former Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs; Dr. Hayat Alvi, Associate Professor, National Security Affairs, Naval War College; Dr. William Overholt, Senior Research Fellow, Mossavar-Rahmani Center for Business and Government, Harvard Kennedy School; and culminating with Admiral James Stavridis, Former Commander, U.S. European Command & U.S. Southern Command.
To register for this prodigious event, please click here.
Naval War College Foundation Newport Lecture Series:
The Naval War College Foundation presents the Newport Lecture Series, a schedule of lectures throughout the year. Each lecture is held at the Officers' Club (unless otherwise specified) and begins at 5:30 pm with a (no-host) cocktail reception, followed by remarks by the speaker at 6:00 pm. There will be time at the end of the lecture for Q & A.
Upcoming Newport Lecture Series events
The 2018-2019 Newport Lecture Series has concluded, but it will be back beginning in September 2019. Check back here later this summer for our fall schedule!
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