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Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
4220 TAMU
College Station, Texas 77843-4220

Scowcroft Legacy Conference

April 26, 2016

President Bush with Scowcroft
Annenberg Presidential Conference Center
1002 George Bush Drive West
College Station, Texas 77843

Description
Agenda
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Description

The purpose of the Scowcroft Legacy Conference is to examine the legacy and contributions of Brent Scowcroft to American Foreign Policy. General Scowcroft remains one of the most influential figures in international affairs in the United States, and one of the most respected National Security Advisors since the position was created.

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Agenda

8:45 a.m.
Opening Remarks
Ambassador Ryan Crocker, Dean of the Bush School of Government and Public Service
Professor Andrew Natsios, Director of the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs and Executive Professor

9:00 a.m.
Role and Importance of the National Security Advisor Keynote
Stephen J. Hadley, Former National Security Advisor

10:00 a.m.
A Biographical Sketch of Brent Scowcroft
Dr. Bartholomew Sparrow, University of Texas at Austin and author of “The Strategist: Brent Scowcroft and the Call of National Security”

11:00 a.m.
Reform of the National Security Council
Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering, former U.S. Ambassador to the UN (1989-1992)
Dr. I.M. “Mac” Destler, Saul Stern Professor of Civic Engagement, Univeristy of Maryland

12:00 p.m.
Lunch - Keynote Presentation
Ambassador Thomas R. Pickering, former U.S. Ambassador to the UN (1989-1992)

2:00 p.m.
Brent Scowcroft’s Operating Style
Ambassador Robert D. Blackwill, Former U.S. Ambassador and Senior Fellow at the Council of Foreign Relations
Dr. Jeffrey A. Engel, Director of the Center for Presidential History, Southern Methodist University

3:00 p.m.
Historical Legacy of Brent Scowcroft at the NSA
Dr. Mike Desch, University of Notre Dame
Dr. Bartholomew Sparrow, University of Texas at Austin and author of “The Strategist: Brent Scowcroft and the Call of National Security”

4:00 p.m.
Final Remarks and Farewell
Ambassador Ryan Crocker, Dean of the Bush School of Government and Public Service
Professor Andrew Natsios, Director of the Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs and Executive Professor

Parking Information

Conference attendees should contact the Scowcroft Institute to make transportation and parking arrangements at bushschoolscowcroft@tamu.edu.


Contact Information

Contact the Scowcroft Institute at bushschoolscowcroft@tamu.edu for more information or call (979) 845-6510.


Contact

(979) 845-6510
bushschoolscowcroft@tamu.edu

Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
4220 TAMU
College Station, Texas 77843-4220


Contact

(979) 845-6510
bushschoolscowcroft@tamu.edu

Scowcroft Institute of International Affairs

The Bush School of Government and Public Service

Texas A&M University
4220 TAMU
College Station, Texas 77843-4220

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