Speakers

Our Distinguished Speakers

Upcoming EngagementsAll Global Issues Evenings are co-hosted with the University of North Florida's Distinguished Voices Lecture Series and all Global Business Luncheons are co-hosted with The River Club.

Evan OsnosSeptember 22, 2015 7:00 p.m.

UNF Herbert University Center

Evan Osnos

"Age of Ambition: Chasing Fortune, Truth and Faith in the New China"

Anne-Marie SlaughterOctober 20, 2015 7:00 p.m.

UNF Herbert University Center

Anne-Marie Slaughter

"Global Hot Spots & Blind Spots"

Stephen Kotkin, Ph.D.January 11, 2016 6:00 p.m.

Location TBA

Stephen Kotkin, Ph.D.

"Stalin: Paradoxes of Power"



A Special Engagement for Council Sponsors, Ambassador's Circle & Benefactor Members

Stephen Kotkin, Ph.D.January 12, 2016 7:00 p.m.

UNF Herbert University Center

Stephen Kotkin, Ph.D.

"Stalin and Putin's Rise"

Amb. R. Nick BurnsFebruary 22, 2016 6:00 p.m.

The River Club

Ambassador R. Nicholas Burns

"Tensions in Asia"

A Conversation Moderated by Ambassador Marilyn McAfee, (Ret.)

A Special Engagement for Council Sponsors & Ambassador's Circle Members

Amb. R. Nick BurnsFebruary 23, 2016 7:00 p.m.

UNF Herbert University Center

Ambassador R. Nicholas Burns

"India Rising"

Richard A. ClarkeMarch 7, 2016 6:00 p.m.

Location TBA

Richard A. Clarke

"Behind the Scenes: Against All Enemies"



A Special Engagement for Council Sponsors & Ambassador's Circle and Benefactor Members

Richard A. ClarkeMarch 8, 2016 7:00 p.m.

UNF Herbert University Center

Richard A. Clarke

"Cyber War: The Next Threat to National Security and What to Do About It"

2015-2016 Speaker List 
  • Evan Osnos
  • Anne-Marie Slaughter
  • Stephen Kotkin, Ph.D.
  • Amb. R. Nicholas Burns