Two admirals speaking in San Francisco
- Members and Friends,Thought you might appreciate a heads up on this. If you are not a member of San Francisco's Commonwealth Club, it is likely you are not aware these two Navy officers will be speaking in Baghdad by the Bay.If you enjoy listening to prominent speakers and attending receptions, the Commonwealth Club is hard to beat. Tell 'em Phelps sent you.See you 1130 Monday, September 10th, at our Council Luncheon Meeting on the S. S. JEREMIAH O'BRIEN.Anchors AweighPhelpsPhelps HobartSenior Vice PresidentPacific Merchant Marine Council, NLUS___________________________________________________ADMIRAL WILLIAM FALLON, USN | TUESDAY SEPTEMBER 4
Commander, U.S. Central Command
ESTABLISHING SECURITY AND STABILITY IN THE CENTRAL COMMAND REGIONAdmiral Fallon replaced General Abizaid as commander at U.S. Central Command in March 2007, before which time he was the commander at U.S. Pacific Command. A graduate of the Naval War College and National War College, Admiral Fallon is the recipient of numerous medals and decorations. His remarks will include an update of U.S. military involvement in Iraq and Afghanistan.5:30 p.m., Wine and cheese reception | 6:00 p.m., Program | Club office, 595 Market St., 2nd Floor, San Francisco | $12 for Members, $18 for Non-Members | Directions to The Club.
ADMIRAL FRANK L. "SKIP" BOWMAN, USN (RET.) | MONDAY SEPTEMBER 10
President and CEO, Nuclear Energy Institute
RESCHEDULED: This program will take place on Thursday September 13.
MORE NUCLEAR ENERGY: WHY AMERICA NEEDS IT NOW
The volatility of natural gas prices and the potential for restrictions on coal-fuelled power plants have combined to generate greater demand for nuclear power. Nuclear energy expert Bowman will speak frankly on the triumphs and challenges involved in securing a future for nuclear power in the United States.