Lee Hamilton to Speak at Annual Lynch Lecture

Posted: October 18, 2007 at 1:00 am, Last Updated: November 30, -0001 at 12:00 am

Lee Hamilton, president and director of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, will speak at the 20th-annual Vernon M. and Minnie I. Lynch Lecture for Mason’s Institute for Conflict Analysis and Resolution (ICAR).

The lecture will take place Monday, Oct. 22, at 7 p.m. at the National Press Club Ballroom in Washington, D.C.

Hamilton speech is titled “The Importance of Diplomacy When Dealing With Intractable Conflicts.” He will speak specifically on the following topics:

  • The role of diplomacy in American foreign policy

  • How American power should be applied in a post-Bush world

  • How to re-connect the American people with the foreign policy making process

  • A new paradigm for American global leadership

Hamilton is a member of the President’s Foreign Intelligence Advisory Board, the President’s Homeland Security Advisory Council, the FBI Director’s Advisory

Board, the CIA Director’s Economic Intelligence Advisory Panel, the Defense Secretary’s National Security Study Group, and the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Task Force on Preventing the Entry of Weapons of Mass Effect on American Soil.

To attend, RSVP with name, title, organization and contact information to lynch@gmu.edu or call 703-993-1300.

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