Simi Valley, CA (PRWEB) June 25, 2015
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library today announced that U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton B. Carter will provide the closing remarks at the 2015 Reagan National Defense Forum.
“We are honored to have Secretary Carter address this year’s forum,” said John Heubusch, Executive Director of the Ronald Reagan Foundation and Library. “In his short, but eventful tenure as Secretary of Defense he has provided steady leadership that is an extension of his lifetime of work in national security strategy and defense policy. He is a public servant in the truest sense and we look forward to hosting him.”
The Reagan National Defense Forum has a proud history of hosting Secretaries of Defense, including Secretary Chuck Hagel, Secretary Leon Panetta and Secretary Robert Gates. Centered on the theme of “Peace through Strength in a Time of Transition and Turbulence,” the Forum will convene at the Reagan Library on November 7, 2015.
The registration fee for the conference is $249 per person and includes free admission into the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and Air Force One Pavilion. A special “Early Bird” registration is available through August 31, 2015, at the reduced rate of $225 per person. Active military are $149 per person. Registration details and more information on the conference can be found at http://www.reaganfoundation.org/defense.
Media looking to attend the Forum should email Rachael Dean at Rachael(at)javelindc(dot)com. or 703-490-8845.
The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation is a non-profit, non-partisan organization dedicated to the preservation and promotion of the legacy of Ronald Reagan and his timeless principles of individual liberty, economic opportunity, global democracy, and national pride. It sustains the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, the Reagan Center for Public Affairs, the Walter and Leonore Annenberg Presidential Learning Center and The Air Force One Pavilion. Located in Simi Valley, California the Library houses 63 million pages of Gubernatorial, Presidential and personal papers and over 60,000 gifts and artifacts chronicling the lives of Ronald and Nancy Reagan. It now also serves as the final resting place of America’s 40th President. http://www.reaganfoundation.org