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Here are selected videos from the 2015 Annual Conference, held at the Atlantic Council in Washington DC. Speakers include the keynote speaker, the Hon. Chuck Hagel, former Secretary of Defense, and our panelists, including political consultants James Zogby, Adam Wilczewski, and Mike Wild.
Thank you for making our 2015 annual conference a huge success. Below you will find links to media coverage of our conference which took place at the Atlantic Council in Washington, DC on October 10th and featured the Honorable Chuck Hagel, former US Secretary of Defense, as keynote speaker.
Our next conference will take place in September of 2016 and for the first time will be held in Ohio – a key state in the presidential elections with a Polish American community numbering almost half a million residents.
Please check back soon for additional details which will be published when they become available.
See our video media page for more video clips of Chuck Hagel and our panelists
Former Republican Deputy Whip, United States Senate
United States Secretary of Defense, February 2013-2015
Senator, United States Senate, 1997-2008
Chief Executive Officer, Private Sector Council
Co-Founder, Vanguard Cellular Systems Incorporated
Director, Vanguard Cellular Systems Incorporated
President, McCarthy and Company, 1991-1996
Deputy Director, Economic Summit of Industrialized Nations, 1990
Chief Operating Officer, Economic Summit of Industrialized Nations, 1990
President, World United Service Organizations, 1987-1990
Chief Executive Officer, World United Service Organizations, 1987-1990
Deputy Administrator, Veterans Administration, 1981-1982
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