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November 18 – Canada and the World

Speaker: Mr. Aaron Annable, Acting Consul General of Canada to New England Aaron Annable currently serves as Acting Consul General of Canada to New England, based in Boston. He was previously Head of Foreign Policy and Diplomacy at the Consulate…

October 28 – Cyber Warfare: Past, Present and Future

The Leeke-Shaw Lecture at the Margaret Chase Smith Library Sponsored by the Mid Maine Global Forum Speaker: Professor George Markowsky Abstract: Cyber warfare can be thought of as the latest embodiment of military intelligence. The ubiquity of computing devices has…

October 8 – The US in the World Today

A Bipartisan View from Congress with Representative Gil Gutknecht (R) and Representative Mike Kopetski (D) It is with great pleasure that the Bangor Foreign Policy Forum welcomes former Representatives Gil Gutknecht (Republican) and Mike Kopetski (Democrat) to present their views…

July 16 – Homeland Security in Maine

Brigadier General James D. Campbell, The Adjutant General, Maine DATE: Wednesday, July 16, 2014 TIME: 7:30 AM LOCATION: Bangor Public Library DOWNLOAD FLYER HERE Event is Free and Open to the Public – No Registration Required Abstract: The world is…

June 12 – China: Lessons Learned

James H. Breece, Associate Professor, University of Maine School of Economics DATE: Thursday, June 12, 2014 TIME: 7:30 AM LOCATION: Bangor Public Library Event is Free and Open to the Public – No Registration Required Abstract: After traveling to China…

August 6, 2013 – Do Coasts Have a Future?

John R. Gillis Professor Emeritus of History, Rutgers University DATE: August 6, 2013 TIME: 7:30 AM LOCATION: Bangor Public Library DOWNLOAD FLYER (PDF) Abstract: Sea level rise is not the only threat to coasts around the world. In recent decades,…