Join Ambassador Akbar Ahmed, Chair of Islamic Studies at American University and former High Commissioner of Pakistan to Great Britain, at the next Army Leader Forum. Ambassador Ahmed’s lecture is titled, “The U.S., the Afghanistan-Pakistan Theater and the Way Forward.”
During 2008 and 2009, Ahmed was on sabbatical and conducted a study of American society through the experiences of the Muslim community. He toured the United States with his American assistants and their journey with accompanying film footage can be seen in the film, “Journey Into America,” and read in the book, “Journey Into America: The Challenge of Islam.”
When/Where: Monday, Aug. 2, 2010, from 11 a.m. to noon, Pentagon Auditorium, Room BH650.
The Army Leader Forum is an open forum developed to keep Army officers, civilians and their Defense-related counterparts/associates current on Army initiatives and issues. The forum provides a broad variety of topics and is a platform for reciprocal Office of the Secretary of Defense and Joint Staff briefings. Initiated by the Director of the Army Staff, the forum began in 2003 and is coordinated and executed by The Army’s Executive Outreach Office.
To view the live stream of the presentation, click HERE.