Panetta Institute Lectures
This year's Leon Panetta 2014 Lecture Series will focus on the theme Learning the Lessons of History - Is the Past Prologue to the Future? Each of the events will be held at the Monterey Conference Center beginning at 7:00 p.m. Secretary Panetta will moderate.
Panetta Institute Lectures Previous Broadcasts
How Presidents Make Decisions: Leadership, Crisis, Politics and Trust (Episode #904)
KQED World: Sat, Jul 26, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
In this episode: David Axelrod, former senior advisor to President Barack Obama; Erskine Bowles, former chief of staff to President Bill Clinton; Andrew Card, former chief of staff to President George W. Bush; and Kenneth Duberstein, former chief of staff to President Ronald Reagan.
Security Versus Freedom: Sedition to Internment (Episode #903)
KQED World: Sat, Jul 19, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Barton Gellman, author and Pulitzer Prize winning journalist; Michael Morell, former acting director of the CIA and former deputy director of the CIA; and Robert Mueller, former director of the FBI discuss national security.
Role of Government: Depression, Wars, Equality (Episode #902)
KQED World: Sat, Jul 12, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Mary Schapiro, former chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (invited) and John Snow, former secretary of the Treasury (invited) discuss the issues.
Mary Schapiro served as the 29th chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and was the first woman to be the agency's permanent chairman. From 1988 to 1994, Ms. Schapiro served as a commissioner of the SEC. She was appointed to the post by President Ronald Reagan, reappointed by President George H.W. Bush in 1989, and named acting chairman by President Bill Clinton in 1993.
John Snow, served as the 73rd secretary of the Treasury working closely with President George W. Bush. Secretary Snow's previous public service included several high-ranking positions in the Department of Transportation during the Ford administration where he led the efforts to reform regulation of the motor carrier, airline, barge and rail industries.
War and Peace: 100 Years Since World War I (Episode #901)
KQED World: Sat, Jul 5, 2014 -- 2:00 PM
Nicholas Burns, former under secretary of state for political affairs, Michele Flournoy, former under secretary of defense for policy, and Admiral James Stavridis, former supreme allied commander, NATO and former commander of the United States European Command discuss the issues. Secretary Panetta moderates.