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Ambassador Chris Hill: Outpost- Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy

  • 09 Dec 2014
  • 5:30 PM - 7:15 PM
  • Private Denver Location (Location released upon RSVP)

Registration

  • This price includes 1 book
  • This price includes 1 book
  • This is a free registration for Corporate/Academic/Non Profit Member/Sponsors + the price of 1 Book
  • This price includes 1 book

UPDATE: 12/8 Registration is now closed as we have sold out.


Ambassador Christopher Hill

Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies, (DU); Former Ambassador to Iraq, Poland, Republic of Macedonia and Special Envoy to Kosovo




EVENT INFORMATION

5:30 pm - Networking Reception (price includes 1 hosted drink and hors d'oeuvres) 

6:00 - 7:15pm - Talk and Q+A


The  location of venue is in Cherry Creek, Denver. Exact address + venue name will be released upon RSVP or you can inquire by calling WorldDenver at 303.446.4921


BOOK INFORMATION

Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy can be pre-purchased with registration online. OR get your copy at the event (payment will not be accepted for books at event due to venue policy so you will be invoiced post-event)

Note that due to venue policy there will be no cash-bar. One drink ticket will be provided per guest. Thank you for understanding.


ABOUT CHRISTOPHER HILL

Ambassador Christopher Robert Hill is the Dean of the Josef Korbel School of International Studies at the University of Denver, a position he has held since September 2010. In addition to overseeing the Josef Korbel School, Ambassador Hill is author of the forthcoming Outpost: Life on the Frontlines of American Diplomacy: A Memoir, a monthly columnist for Project Syndicate, and a highly sought public speaker and voice in the media on international affairs.


Ambassador Hill is a former career diplomat, a four-time ambassador, nominated by three presidents, whose last post was as Ambassador to Iraq, April 2009 until August 2010. Prior to Iraq, Hill served as Assistant Secretary of State for East Asian and Pacific Affairs from 2005 until 2009 during which he was also the head of the U.S. delegation to the Six Party Talks on the North Korean nuclear issue. Earlier, he was the U.S. Ambassador to the Republic of Korea. Previously he served as U.S. Ambassador to Poland (2000-2004), Ambassador to the Republic of Macedonia (1996-1999) and Special Envoy to Kosovo (1998-1999). He also served as a Special Assistant to the President and a Senior Director on the staff of the National Security Council, 1999-2000.


Earlier in his Foreign Service career, Ambassador Hill served tours in Belgrade, Warsaw, Seoul, and Tirana, and on the Department of State's Policy Planning staff and in the Department's Operation Center. While on a fellowship with the American Political Science Association he served as a staff member for Congressman Stephen Solarz working on Eastern European issues. He also served as the Department of State's Senior Country Officer for Poland. Ambassador Hill received the State Department's Distinguished Service Award for his contributions as a member of the U.S. negotiating team in the Bosnia peace settlement, and was a recipient of the Robert S. Frasure Award for Peace Negotiations for his work on the Kosovo crisis. Prior to joining the Foreign Service, Ambassador Hill served as a Peace Corps volunteer where he supervised credit unions in rural Cameroon, West Africa.


CONTACT

Jan Goerzen
303.446.4921
Jan@WorldDenver.org


Please understand that we have a 72- hour cancellation policy. Refunds will only be given for cancellations received prior to 72 business hours prior to event. 

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