CANCELLED- World Leadership Forum Lecture: A Conversation with Lieutenant General Darryl A. Williams


Event Details

Tuesday, September 10, 2019
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM 
Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP
1301 Avenue of the Americas
22nd Floor
New York, NY
Event type
Lecture / Panel  

Event Description

We are sorry to report the event “A Conversation with Lieutenant General Darryl A. Williams” on Tuesday, September 10th has been cancelled. Unfortunately, General Williams was unable to participate due to unforeseen circumstances. Ticket purchases will be refunded, and please check the FPA calendar for our upcoming World Leadership Forum events.




Please join The Foreign Policy Association in welcoming Lieutenant General Darryl A. Williams, the 60th Superintendent of the United States Military Academy.  General Williams will be delivering the first installment of the Foreign Policy Association World Leadership Forum Lecture Series.

The lecture will be hosted at Norton Rose Fulbright US LLP.  Registration will begin at 5:30 p.m. 

Event Speakers

    • LTG Darryl A. Williams
      Superintendent of the United States Military Academy

      Lieutenant General Darryl A. Williams is a native of Alexandria, Virginia.  He graduated from the United States Military Academy, West Point, in 1983 and was commissioned a Second Lieutenant in the U.S. Army.

      A career Field Artillery officer, Lieutenant General Williams most recently served as the Commander, NATO Allied Land Command, in Izmir, Turkey.  Prior to this, he served as the Commander, United States Army Africa (USARAF), in Vicenza, Italy; the Deputy Chief of Staff G3/5/7 of United States Army in Europe, located in Wiesbaden, Germany; the Deputy Commanding General for Support for the 2nd Infantry Division, Republic of Korea; and Commanding General for the United States Army Warrior Transition Command and Assistant Surgeon General for Warrior Care and Transition.

      In addition to these assignments, Lt. Gen. Williams has served in key leadership positions at the tactical, operational and strategic levels to include Battery Commander deployed in support of OPERATION DESERT SHIELD/DESERT STORM; Commander, Division Artillery, 1st Armored Division and Fire and Effects Coordinator, 1st Armored Division deployed in support of OPERATION IRAQI FREEDOM; Deputy Director for Soldier Comprehensive Fitness, Department of the Army G3/5/7;  and while commanding USARAF in 2014, he was involved with OPERATION UNITED ASSISTANCE fighting against the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.

      He assumed duties as the 60th Superintendent of the United States Military Academy in July 2018.

      His military education includes the Field Artillery Officer Basic and Advanced Courses, Command and General Staff College, School of Advanced Military Studies, and the United States Naval War College. He holds Masters’ degrees in Leadership Development, Military Art and Science, and National Security and Strategic Studies.

    • LTG Darryl A. Williams