Join us for a special Government Affairs Forum with former U.S. Secretary of Defense Robert M. Gates. Secretary Gates will discuss his latest book, A Passion for Leadership, with NPR Political Reporter, Asma Khalid, and offer recommendations for leaders of various organizations, as well as current world affairs, defense and security policy. Each guest will receive a signed copy of Secretary Gates’ book with their registration.
Robert M. Gates served as secretary of defense under both President George W. Bush and President Barack Obama. He was also an officer in the United States Air Force and worked for the CIA before being appointed director of the agency. A member of the National Security Council staff in four administrations, he served eight presidents of both political parties. He was president of Texas A&M University from 2002 to 2006, is currently chancellor of the College of William & Mary, was named president of the Boy Scouts of America in 2013, and has served on several corporate boards of directors.
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Boston, Massachusetts 02210
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