Upcoming: A Conversation with Former Defense Secretary Harold Brown


Apr 3, 2013

Harold Brown speaks at RAND's Politics Aside 2012

Date: Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Time: Noon-1:15 p.m.
Location: One Massachusetts Ave. NW, Suite 333, Washington, D.C.

In his book, Star Spangled Security: Applying Lessons Learned Over Six Decades Safeguarding America, former Defense Secretary Harold Brown (a RAND Trustee) applies his vast foreign policy experience to the world’s current challenges.

At an event on Tuesday, April 9, Dr. Brown will join Scott Bates, president of the Center for National Policy, in Washington, D.C. to discuss aligning the United States' values, interests, and defense budget to meet the nation's ongoing and future needs.

Topics will include: innovative defense concepts; how to avoid conflict with China while protecting our interests in the Pacific; dealing with the nuclear ambitions of Iran and North Korea; facing what’s next in Afghanistan; US influence in the Middle East, and more.

Follow the event live on Twitter and submit questions by following @CNPonline