University at Albany
Nontombi Naomi Tutu

Performing Arts Center
Recital Hall (2nd Floor)

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General Michael Hayden  

The conversation will be moderated by Lawrence Korb, PhD '69,
Senior Fellow, Center for American Progress, followed by a question
and answer period with the audience.

About General Michael V. Hayden

General Michael Hayden is a Principal at The Chertoff Group, a global security advisory firm that provides consulting, business development, and merger and acquisition (M&A) advisory services for clients in the security, defense, and government services industries. At The Chertoff Group, General Hayden uses his broad geographic and political knowledge to brief clients on intelligence matters worldwide – including developments in cybersecurity – that may affect their businesses.

General Hayden served as the Director of the CIA from 2006 to 2009, where he was responsible for overseeing the collection of information concerning the plans, intentions and capabilities of America's adversaries. In this role he also led the production of timely analysis for decision makers, as well as oversaw covert operations to thwart terrorism and other threats to the United States. Prior to his role at the CIA, General Hayden was the country's first Principal Deputy Director of National Intelligence and was the highest ranking intelligence office in the armed forces. Additionally, he served as Director of the National Security Agency, Commander of the Air Intelligence Agency, Director of the Joint Command and Control Warfare Center, and Chief of the Central Security Service.

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About Lawrence J. Korb

Lawrence J. Korb
Lawrence Korb

Lawrence J. Korb is a Senior Fellow at American Progress. He is also a senior advisor to the Center for Defense Information and an adjunct professor at Georgetown University. Prior to joining American Progress, he was a senior fellow and director of national security studies at the Council on Foreign Relations. From July 1998 to October 2002 he was council vice president, director of studies, and holder of the Maurice Greenberg Chair.

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