Peter G. Peterson Distinguished Lecture on National Security and Fiscal Policy: National Security, Technology, and the New Global Battlefield


Event Details

Thursday, May 10, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM 
The University Club
1 W. 54th Street
New York, NY
Event type
Lecture / Panel  

Event Transcripts and Video

Please join the Foreign Policy Association in welcoming (Ret.) General Robert H. LatiffU.S. Air Force, who will deliver the latest installment of the Peter G. Peterson Distinguished Lecture on National Security and Fiscal Policy General Latiff will draw upon his latest book, The Future of War: Preparing for the New Global Battlefield. 

The lecture will take place at The University Club (1 W. 54th St., New York, NY).  Please note that the University Club requires jacket and tie for gentlemen and similar formal attire for women.

Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m.  The lecture will be followed by a reception.

Event Speakers

    • Robert Latiff, Ph.D - Speaker
      Maj. Gen. (Ret)

      Dr. Robert H. Latiff retired from the U.S. Air Force as a Major General in 2006. He is a consultant, providing advice on advanced technology matters to corporate and government clients and to universities. Dr. Latiff is an Adjunct Faculty Member with the John J. Reilly Center for Science, Technology, and Values at the University of Notre Dame. He is also a Research Professor at George Mason University, with interests primarily in technologies to support the U.S. Intelligence Community. 

      Major General Latiff received his Ph.D. and his M.S. in materials science and his B.S. in Physics from the University of Notre Dame and is a graduate of the National Security Fellows Program at Harvard’s JFK School of Government. He is a member of the Intelligence Community Studies Board and the Committee on International Security and Arms Control of the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine.


    • Robert Latiff, Ph.D

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