Council speakers are timely, interesting and authoritative.  The sixteen program year will cover the major regions of the world, the great powers, the critical issues of the day, and zeros in on the most pressing matters.


Past speakers have included Vice Presidents, Secretaries of State, Defense, and the armed services, the Director of the National Security Agency, Chairmen of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and senior military officers, congressmen, journalists, scholars, and ambassadors from over sixty nations.


For a clear picture of the Council's history, browse through the list of nearly 700 speakers between 1980 and present.  This information is available above in the dropdown menu.