Dates & Times
10/02/2021 @ 10:00 am
10/02/2021 @ 3:30 pm
Godwin College, East Hartford, CT
The World Affairs Council of Western Massachusetts is pleased and proud to join the World Affairs Council of Connecticut in presenting Global Security Forum 2021 on October 1 & 2.
The Global Security Forum brings the world's top leadership directly to the
citizenry. Generals, experts, policymakers, and foreign leaders convene in
Connecticut, a center for national defense, to address the most critical global security issues of today and the opportunities of tomorrow.
Previous Global Security Forums have featured speakers including current Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin, General Daniel Hokanson, 29 th Chief, National Guard Bureau, General David Petraeus, U.S. Army (Ret.), Ambassador Bonnie Jenkins, nominee, Under Secretary for Arms Control and International Security Affairs, Dr. Richard Haass, President, Council on Foreign Relations, and more.
GSF 2021 will be hosted virtually and in person to address the
central theme: Competing for the future. GSF2021 will explore emerging
technologies, evolving battlefronts, and shifting global power centers to address why nations must innovate to day in order to compete for tomorrow.